News article 2008 Nov 6 - Asparagus tours bigger and better

Description:

Newspaper article about asparabus tours during the British Asparagus Festival in the Vale of Evesham set to become even bigger and better, starting at The Fleece Inn, Bretforton, where landlord Nigel Smith will have a photographic display in the barn; mentions Angela Tidmarsh, Wychavon Tourism Officer. Includes an old photograph of the asparagus industry as it used to be showing girls at LBG at Blackminster tieing the sticks using a device devised by LBG.

Year Created: 2008
Publication Date/Date Made: 6th November 2008
Physical Characteristics (Dimension): 21 cm x 29.7 cm
Physical Characteristics (Description): Article stuck on 1 sheet of A4 paper
Supporting Information:

LBG stands for Littleton & Badsey Growers.

Donor or Creator of Records: The Badsey Society
Provenance: Article from The Evesham Journal (copyright and courtesy of The Evesham Journal)
Nature of Acquisition: Collected for the Archive
Accession Date: 2008
Access Conditions: Contact Archive Manager
Reference: 23/AMG/ASP/N