Timeline

July 1991 Gardens’ planning application MA/91/0994 lodged
June 1992 Outline planning permission granted and start of HDRA project
August 1992 Death of Donald Cooper
April 1995 ‘Yalding Organic Gardens’ opened to public
June 1996 Royal visit
March 2008 Garden Organic (HDRA) leaves site
May 2008 ‘Yalding Organic Centre’ opened by Maro Foods Ltd
December 2009 ‘Yalding Organic Centre’ closes
June 2010 ‘The Yalding Gardens’ opened by Loddington Farm Ltd
October 2011 ‘The Yalding Gardens’ closes