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.
AGM: Wednesday 27th February, Lynsted Church
Blossom Day: Sunday 21st April, 1400-1600
Cherry Day: Saturday 13th July, 1300-1700
Halloween in the Orchard: Saturday 26th October, 1600-1830
Park Farm, The Street, Lynsted, Kent
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