Cloth Hall Oast features in BBC TV programme

great british railway journeysCloth Hall Oast featured in Michael Portillo's Great British Railway Journeys. The BBC and Michael wanted to visit a typical Kentish oast house and Cloth Hall Oast was their choice.

In the episode Cloth Hall Oast was featured in Michael Portillo takes to the tracks with a copy of George Bradshaw's Victorian Railway Guidebook. Michael Portillo travels the length and breadth of the country to see how the railways changed us, and what of Bradshaw's Britain remains, as his journey goes through Kent, from London Bridge around the scenic south coast to Hastings.

George Bradshaw's Victorian Railway Guidebook. Portillo travels the length and breadth of the country to see how the railways changed us, and what of Bradshaw's Britain remains, as his journey goes through Kent, from London Bridge around the scenic south coast to Hastings.

Michael explores the life of Victorian hop pickers, finds out about Maidstone's revolutionary paper industry and discovers how the railways turned cricket into a national sport and stayed at Cloth Hall Oast.

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