• Cherries for health

    Discover what makes cherries good for us as well as delicious

  • Big, fresh & seasonal

    Learn more about our British family farm which grows the highest quality local cherries

  • Blossom season

    See photos of our beautiful cherry blossom in full bloom ready for the season ahead

  • Welcome to English Cherry

    Welcome to the English Cherry Company! For 4 weeks every July & August, we pick delicious sweet red cherries from just under 2,000 cherry trees from our orchards in Bedfordshire. We sell our cherries through our farm shop, roadside stalls and local farm shops. For those further afield, we can send cherries in bulk by courier.

    We are the archetypal family farm, run by two generations, in the picturesque village of Aspley Guise. We are passionate about the quality of our produce, customer care and attention to detail. To support the best of local, British and seasonal produce; look no further. Look out for our blossom walk in April/May for an opportunity to come and explore the farm.

  • Now Open!

    We are now open at the Farm Shop daily and at all of our other outlets. Check here for more details. We are currently picking several varieties; Penny, Regina and Summer Sun. All unique and delicious!

    We look forward to welcoming you to the Farm Shop and our other outlets. Please remember we only sell ready picked cherries as we are not a pick your own farm.

    Very best wishes

    The Cherry Team!

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  • Varieties Update

    We are currently picking Penny and Regina with a little Summer Sun to come. You may or may not spot a few other varieties which are a flash in the pan. Penny is a big and redder cherry which is very juicy and has buckets of flavour. Regina is a darker super sweet variety, also very popular. In a week or so we start to pick Sweetheart. There is always quite a bit of overlap between the varieties as each tree has 3 to 4 visits by our fabulous picking team.  

  • M1 Bridge/Road Closure

    Road Closure – Please note that the bridge over the M1 between Salford and Woburn Sands will be closed for the duration of the picking season. Please (!) continue to support us by utilising either our network of lay-by outlets, or come to the farm (we would love to see you!) either via Junction 13 of the M1 or follow diversion signs to Aspley Guise.

  • Gift boxes of cherries by mail order

    It is with regret that we will not be sending out our gift boxes of cherries by courier delivery this year (except for bulk orders over the phone (10 boxes +). The manpower, expense and regulatory issues of selling cherries online are sadly too onerous for a business running such a short selling season. We hope that you will be able to make a visit to the farm or one of our other outlets instead to collect your fresh cherries! 

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