The Orchard Project endeavours to record details from Kent's rich orchard heritage by collecting images and oral accounts from the past.
The slideshow below will play on a loop. However, if you find the slides moving on too quickly, pause on any slide.
The following audio interviews were recorded by Bob Baxter over a series of years, recording the experiences of local people involved in the cherry growing industry.
Wednesday 22nd February 7.30pm
Public are invited to attend and hear the talk on 'The History of the Countryside' by Martin Newcombe
Blossom Day - Easter Sunday
9th April - 2pm till 4pm - Park Farm Cherry Orchard
Unscheduled due to Potential Cherry Blight
(see Park Farm Community Cherry Orchard Group Facebook Page for update)
Opera in the Orchard
Presented By Cameo Opera
Saturday 5th August
Gates open at 6pm
Park Farm Cherry Orchard
(see Facebook for details)
CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER FORECAST
Park Farm, The Street, Lynsted, Kent
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