A Ledbury Farming Year – exhibition of photos

Event Details

This event finished on 25 June 2016

During World War II the Master’s House was commandeered by the Ministry of Food. Agriculture was and remains an important part of the local economy. Ledbury Food Group’s exhibition, focuses on two producers: sheep farmer Andrew Powers and organic vegetable grower John Davenport. Photographs that are a feast for your eyes follow the production cycle from field to fork. The exhibition also includes research and documentation exploring Ledbury and The Master’s House during the era of food shortage and rationing around the Second World War.

Free admission.

The exhibition is in the Panelled Room of the Master’s House and is open during library opening hours as follows:

  • Monday: 9.30am to 4:30pm
  • Tuesday: 9.30am to 6pm
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: 9.30am to 4:30pm
  • Friday: 9.30am to 4:30pm
  • Saturday: 9.30am to 12:30pm
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