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Gather in the Barefoot Orchard to listen to and share stories about trees, both personal and universal. Bring your good cheer and the tales that live about you. Led by Fred Dalmasso and Elizabeth Lovely from the Storytelling Academy.


You are invited to In Your Hands a celebration of ten years of Fruit Routes.

Join two days of events, performance, wild food, stories, discussions and talks as part of The Institute of Advanced Studies’ Festival of Ideas: Transitions. Students, staff and the local community are all welcome to come and enjoy the edible campus and the evolution of this project which focuses on celebrating the natural world, exploring food systems and developing the campus as a living laboratory.


All are welcome, no booking required.

Barefoot Orchard, nr Pilkington Library,  opposite University Lodge
International House nr Pilkington Library
Events in Barefoot Orchard take place on level ground and with some on site seating provided. The route itself is not always on structured paths but is mostly flat with alternative routes for sloping areas.
Contact environment@lboro.ac.uk for any other info. about Fruit Routes or accessibility.
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