BLOG 2019


The Blackthorn Trust is a charity based in Maidstone, Kent. Last year I covered Kayak for Blackthorn where Susie Chassagne ventured in to the Alps for a weeks white water rapids expedition to raise funds for the Trust, they have just recently launched there new website with my photography features...
The Blackthorn Trust is a supportive therapeutic environment in which people can recover, grow and develop.

Founded over 30 years ago by Dr David McGavin, they offer specialist therapies and rehabilitation at there unique facilities near Maidstone, which includes the Blackthorn Medical Centre, a large biodynamic garden, a vegetarian café and kitchen, craft studios and therapy rooms.

This year will see the new garden, now known as the Healing Minds garden, this has been designed by the very talented landscape architect, Marian Boswell. Work started in October 2018 and is due for completion in the Spring 2019.