Lees Court Estate, Faversham
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Media Coverage

A selection of articles published and TV coverage in relation to Lees Court Estate.

The Purdey Awards 2013: Celebrating the countryside

Celebrating the Countryside - View the full article (pdf)

Countryside Alliance - Apr 2014

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One of the South East's most high profile landowners is calling on the Government to do more to help manage the spread of the disease, Ash Dieback. Countess Sondes says more money must be put in to replanting existing woodlands; otherwise they are going to be lost forever.

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BBC News South East - May 2014

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"With a passion-driven aim and a dedicated team, The Countess Sondes has steered Lees Court Estate into the top-tier"

"The Countess - a former New Yorker - is not your run-of-the-mill shoot hostess.  But within minutes, nay seconds of talking to her you realise that she vocifeously lives and breathes the sport"

"The Countess is a shining example; she is as proactive as they come, regularly lecturing to the shooting and farming sector and appearing on television, radio and in print"

Fieldsports - View the full article (pdf)

Fieldsports Magazine - Jun 2014

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"She won't be drawn on who will inherit the estate (although the earldom itself is gone), but promises that it is 'secure'"

Tatler - View the full article (pdf)

Tatler - Jan 2015

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"...some of the owners of Britain's great country estates are breaking from the past and turning their custodianship into a whole new venture.

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Daily Telegraph - Sep 2015

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Countess Sondes discusses the changes to farming in Kent, with her farm manager, and Professor Raj Puri from the University of Kent's school of Anthropology and Conservation

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UKC Website - Sep 2015

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"The event was attended by some of the best clay shooters from Kent, including Kent gamekeepers and others who have shot for Great Britain"

Smashing Clays - View the full article (pdf)

NGO Keeping the Balance - Dec 2015

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"... but what a sight... it is not a cave, it's a different world" (Chris Holiins, Presenter)

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BBC 1 Secret Britain - Apr 2016

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