Join us for our Great English Asparagus Run! For the first time in nearly 60 years Broadway Station will see steam again! The Asparagus Run will travel from Broadway to Cheltenham via the Asparagus Express.
Celebrating their 10th anniversary, the Asparabus Tours, complete with asparaguide provide an opportunity to enjoy an “asparagus experience” with an entertaining insight into this majestic green vegetable. Pick up at various points, booking is essential. Vale of Evesham Asparagus is now a protected delicacy – this jolly green vegetable is grown in the heart of Worcestershire has been awarded European Protected Food Name Status (PGI).READ MORE
From 7pm the famous Asparagus Auction begins. Hundreds gather in the courtyard of the Fleece Inn to bid for the seasons largest, freshest and greenest Asparagus. All the produce is donated by local growers and Auctioned off by local man Colin Jelfs. In past years thousands of pounds have been raised for the Bretforton Silver band instruments and this event has been on Terry and Mason's Great Food Trip, Countryfile with Adam Henson, Escape to The Country and local and national news!READ MORE