Farmers are paying over the odds on IHT say experts
FCN is a voluntary organisation supporting farmers and their families through difficult times. With over 400 volunteers across the country, its confidential helpline is open every day from 7am to 11pm.
The charity is strengthening its local volunteer groups in response to a growing need for support as a result of ever-increasing challenges facing those who work in the sector.
If you have an understanding of the farming industry, a genuine interest in the wellbeing of those who work in it, and are seeking a rewarding voluntary role, please get in touch.
FCN KENT is seeking a Group Co-Ordinator, a Group Chairperson, and other volunteers.
For further information, please contact:
Mark Thomas, Regional Director (South), at email@example.com on 07815 082 326.
The Old Chalk New Downs project is offering grants for capital work proposals that contribute to securing habitat connectivity and improving access across the project area, through the enhancement and management of chalk grassland, hedges and ponds.
16th November : Wine Garden of England Festival
Sip, share and discover the stories behind some of England’s finest wines at this exclusive festival at Rochester Cathedral, back for its second year. The Wine Garden of England is made up of seven Kent wine producers: Biddenden, Chapel Down, Domain Evremond, Gusbourne, Hush Heath, Simpsons’ Wine Estate and Squerryes. During the festival, you will have the chance to meet expert winemakers, sampleup to 30 premium wines from Kent and learn more about our very own wine pioneers.
Rochester Cathedral, Rochester, ME1 1SX
Multiple times available; tickets £35 each
To book a ticket, please visit: winegardenofengland.co.uk/events/
3rd December : Carols at Christmas
Raising money for R.A.B.I. and FCN
For children and adults of all ages, in the cattle ring at Ashford market. Music and singing, nativity play with real animals and real smells, free mulled wine and mince pies. Raffle for a Christmas hamper, donated by Perry Court Farm Shop. Courtesy of Hobbs Parker.
The Cattle Ring, Ashford Market, Kent TN24 0HB
Entry is completely free, dress warmly.
For further information: Richard Beaugie on 01233 732 580 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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