“We believe that Betteshanger has the potential to create shift change commercially and economically in East Kent, the County and the wider region”

Charlie Elphicke MP

“Discovery Park’s … development is a key priority for the Government.
Our efforts will be greatly assisted by having a major research/education/commercial organisation
such as Hadlow College as a partner”

Paul Barber, Managing Director

“The scheme proposed is a brilliant regeneration opportunity for East Kent and should be given top priority”

Laura Sandys MP

“The vision for Kent is of sustainable growth within the global economy
through vibrant, creative, stimulating developments of high quality design that enhance
and protect valuable natural environments”

Kent County Council, 21st century Kent.

Betteshanger Sustainable Parks is a UK first.  Situated on the site of the former Betteshanger Colliery, this landmark development will combine sustainable business & commerce, sustainable education & sustainable energy & tourism. It will meet the needs of green technology business and communities in a world-class centre which celebrates its former heritage.


Click here to find details of the project partners.

Heritage and Tourism

Heritage tourism, a premier UK industry is increasingly linked to green technologies and eco-tourism.


As the Betteshanger Sustainable Parks project develops, more images will be posted below. Click here for the latest Betteshanger video      


Click here to download information about the project.

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