Beautiful spiders’ webs Autumn beckons and with the seasonal changes in the orchards of the National Fruit Collections comes the first foggy, dewy mornings and the tapestries of spiders` webs. It’s lovely to see the multitude of `sheets and orbs` across Brogdale’s orchards and grasslands, hedgerows and gardens. The wildlife at Brogdale is fascinating whatever […]
A bank holiday weekend of family fun at Brogdale’s Cider Trails in Faversham with live music, local cider and great food.
If your kids love being outside and getting their hands dirty, we’ve got plenty of activities to keep them busy at Brogdale Collections.
July Wildlife Update from Brogdale Collections We love the rain! Apart from when we’ve had school groups in doing bee walks and minibeast hunts, the rain for the wildlife garden has been fantastic. Not only is the pond thriving with lots of whirligig beetles and pond-skaters on the surface as well as water snails underneath, […]
The promoter is Brogdale Collections, registered office Brogdale Farm, Brogdale Road, Faversham. The competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom aged 18 years or over except employees of Brogdale Collections, their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation or judging of the competition. There is no entry fee and no purchase […]
Half Term Fun with Bee Walks and Exhibition at Brogdale Collections For the June half term holiday this year we launched into our bee week of educational and interactive activities. THese were centered around the importance of pollinators to fruit farming and our wider environment. Brand new exhibition space In preparation for this we first […]
HANDS ON LEARNING FOR CHILDRENAt Brogdale Collections By Debi Adams, Education Officer at Brogdale About Brogdale’s Educational Programmes Brogdale Farm, in Faversham Kent, is home to the National Fruit Collection, which comprises over 4000 different varieties of Apples, Pears, Cherries, Quinces, Plums, Hazelnuts and Cobnuts, and a variety of soft fruits. We work with schools […]
Brogdale – home to the country’s most beautiful orchards As home to 400 cherries plus thousands of other flowering fruit trees, Brogdale Collections is one of the best places in the UK to enjoy blossom displays. Our fruit trees include apples, pears, plums, crab apples, quinces, greengages, medlars and cherries – including some beautiful ornamental […]
Press release – 22nd March 2021 Brogdale Collections in Kent – which is home to the National Fruit Collection comprising over 4,000 varieties of fruit and nut trees – is now ready to take bookings for educational visits. The Charity has put all required Covid-compliant measures in place to ensure that school groups are able […]
This Easter, Brogdale Collections is opening its beautiful orchards for visitors to enjoy an Easter Trail.