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Hopping in Kent


Discover the stories and memories of the 'Hoppers' who came to pick hops in Kent - every September with their children, working from morning until night in the Hop Gardens for their annual holiday.

Bring your own stories along.

Can't make this time? Book anyway as this talk will be recorded and available to watch for 2 weeks. 

About the speaker: Sue Duckworth has worked as a professional Blue Badge Guide for the South and South East of England, Canterbury Cathedral and a Green Badge Guide for Canterbury City since 2012, near her home in Ashford in Kent. Before becoming a Guide, she worked as a Librarian in Kent for almost 20 years and still enjoys bringing her talks to life through stories.

Sue also gives Guided Coach Tours, Walking Tours and Illustrated Talks throughout her region with fascinating facts and famous places in fiction, sharing her passion for local history, stories and the countryside with others.

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