Aspara-Blog

"Our asparabus tour began when we picked up the most unlikely green "hitch-hiker" en route to the famous Fleece Inn at Bretforton where we had morning coffee. Owned by the National Trust, the Fleece is the home of the legendary Asparagus (Gras) Auctions which have...

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AsparaMadness returns for another year

Morris dancing, traditional folk music, classic cars and famous names were on the menu for part of the official launch for this year’s British Asparagus Festival. Visitors from the Vale and further afield flocked to The Fleece Inn in Bretforton on Thursday 23 April as the festival...

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Droitwich Spa Food & Drink Festival

Friday 19th June - Sunday 5th July The Droitwich Spa Festival will feature a fantastic programme of local food and drink, music and arts events in this historic salt town. It takes place in the town centre and pubs, clubs and venues around town and offers...

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Bride Goes Green With Asparagus Wedding

Asparagus bouquets, asparagus button holes, accessories and even special aspara-loos for those over-indulging in the asparagus appetisers (given the vegetable’s well known after effect), are just some of the details a bride is planning for her vegetable-themed wedding taking place at Laughern Hill Estate in...

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Asparamancer’s Tasty Tips – predictions for 2014

Jemima Packington,  the world famous Asparamancer has once again made her predictions for 2014 with the help of Worcestershire asparagus. “Sometimes what comes to you can seem incredibly off the wall,” said Miss Packington. “Yet sometimes you are certain." This year's predictions are: 1. Loss of a senior...

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