Hop Farm facing liquidation

The trading arm of Kent's Hop Farm at Paddock Wood is likely to go into liquidation following a poor summer and increasing debts.

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Hop Farm Under Threat

Wet weather and a downturn in visitor numbers could force the closure of one of Kent's biggest tourist attractions. The trading arm of Paddock Wood's Hop Farm is expected to be declared insolvent at a creditors' meeting next week.

David Johns reports, talking to Jackie Matthias of West Kent Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Insolvency Practitioner Susan Maund.

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