Newent Plant Centre at the Nest 

Staged , yes,  but it is the first day and you’ve got to wave the flag!   This is just a wee taste of what’s to come as Kate, Mark and Rae make themselves at home- we are delighted to welcome them to the nest and look forward to many years trading together, they bring […]

work continues 

Since we arrived there has been a steady flow of work to drag the site up to scratch, yes, we’ve a way to go yet but things are coming together well with a final (2014) push to get the grounds leveled and cleared ready for something very special coming up in January!     


We are now licensed… local beers and ciders in stock for you to take home or enjoy with a leisurely bite to eat.  Tom’s wild press craft cider with one of our deconstructed scotch eggs is pretty damn fine or why not a glass of chilled white pinot noir from sixteen ridges vineyard with our […]

here we are 

After a number of friends and customers have commented that they’ve over shot the gate we’ve finally got around to putting up a couple of road signs… thanks to the patience of both Kate and Paul , who have hand painted them all… so now there really is no excuse

Sunshine and Soft tops 

Classics, and we don’t mean the Scotch eggs this time at the Nest….      Great to meet up with some of the enthusiastic members of the Newport MG owners club who called in for lunch on a trip up to lovely sunny Herefordshire today.  Delighted to say they didn’t really need much encouragement to show […]

it’s not the tardis 

Eggcitement today at the nest as this giant blue box hovers overhead… no it really isn’t the tardis its the arrival of our fridge, perfectly timed for picking the our apples ready for juicing soon to be the raw mixes fridge to help out at the eggshed, where it is hard to believe the sides haven’t […]

it’s not what you know, it’s who you know 

From these:                                                                      To these:                       Following an orchard raid by Lyn & […]

Jam ‘n gin time 

Excitement here at the nest as the first Damsons are picked, a lovely couple from Bristol came all the way to Hereford to get the basics for their Christmas (sorry had to use the C word and it’s still August) Damson Gin… time to get those demijohns filled. Meanwhile Neil and Kate took it in turns […]

Welcome to The Nest 

Less than three miles west of the picturesque market town of Ledbury, The Nest is a great place to stop off, enjoy a cup of coffee and stock up with those daily essentials like fresh bread (delivered daily), milk, butter and eggs or treat yourself to something delicious, perhaps pick up a gourmet gift to […]