East Malling Trust

Planning for the future

East Malling Trust is proposing to develop two areas of land no longer required for scientific research for new homes, with up to 300 at Ditton Edge and up to 110 at Parkside in East Malling.

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You’re invited to a public exhibition:

Date: Wednesday, 31 October
Time: 2pm - 8pm
Venue: East Malling Centre,
Chapman Way, East Malling, ME19 6SD

Date: Thursday, 1 November
Time: 2pm - 8pm
Venue: Ditton Community Centre
Kiln Barn Rd, Ditton ME20 6AH

If approved, it would ensure East Malling Trust can continue its support for world-class top and soft fruit research by funding a new science campus at NIAB EMR.

The proposals also support the Trust’s efforts to provide high quality accommodation for the 69 businesses based on the 550-acre estate, as well as maintain the Grade I-listed Bradbourne House.

East Malling Trust glass houses