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Permaculture in The Bay Trust

As the new CEO of The Bay Trust I have spoken with many members of the public since joining three weeks ago and regularly hear people ask questions about why we use permaculture design principles in our gardens and what it means. So I have written this brief blog to...

Introducing our new CEO at The Bay Trust

Our new CEO is Carolyn Jackson, Carrie to her friends. She brings with her over 35 years of experience in the field of health and wellbeing, higher education, research, practice development and innovation. Here she talks briefly about her vision for The Bay Trust in...

Dementia action week 2019

  As I am writing this blog it is 12 weeks to the day that my beautiful mother Jean passed away at the age of 79.  I had been her main carer since her diagnosis with mixed dementia in February 2012. At first, she managed to live independently in Dorset, but over...

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Between Dover & Deal

We opperate on two sites just 4 miles apart off the A258 between Dover and Deal.

St Margaret’s Bay

For the Pines Calyx,
Pines Garden, Tea Room
and Museum

The Pines Garden
Beach Road
St Margaret’s Bay
CT15 6DZ


Rippledown Outdoor Learning Centre

Dover Road
CT14 8HE

The Bay Trust


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