Bean Pole Day Revisited

Saturday, 18th April 2020 would have seen Econet's eleventh Bean Pole Day event at Caversham Court.

That must now wait for another year but in the mean time we can indulge in a little nostalgia.

Saturday, 24th April 2010

The first such event with bean poles and pea sticks and just one stall, possibly Way and Means, selling plants.

Saturday, 30th April 2011

Saturday, 28th April 2012

No photo's from this year's event so we will rapidly move on.


Saturday, 20th April 2013

Saturday, 26th April 2014

The year of the scarecrows!

Saturday, 25th April 2015

but before the day there is signage to be erected.

Peter's tool sharpening service

Willow weaving

Sufficient retail therapy? There's always the garden to be enjoyed.

Saturday, 23rd April 2016

but before the day there are bean poles to be gathered.

Saturday, 22nd April 2017

The beekeepers, always creating a buzz

nature nurture children's activities

One satisfied customer, we hope!

Saturday, 21st April 2018

Selling out fast!

The Stick Smith

Saturday, 13th April 2019

Bean Pole Day, an idea inspired by National Bean Pole Week, an annual event organised by the Small Woods Association to promote the sustainable management of small woodlands and the use of woodland products.


www.beanpoles.org.uk

www.smallwoods.org.uk

Updated: Sunday, 3rd May 2020