It is the long-term aspiration to manage the Orchard hospital site as a community orchard.

The project will contribute to the aims of the DVLPS by promoting joined up management and partnership working to revive the long lost skills of traditional orchard and meadow management. We will empower local communities and promote a deeper understanding, appreciation and sustainable conservation of a lost natural and cultural heritage site.

 

 

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Coastal Marsh
Coastal Marsh

The Darent Valley’s coastal and fresh marsh is found just north of Dartford just before the River Darent flows...

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