03 NOV 2017

Greg visits the Clarke Tinwhistle company

Greg enjoyed visiting one of the oldest manufacturing companies in Kent which has been producing tinwhistles since 1843 – around the time Charles Dickens wrote 'A Christmas Carol'.

The company, which is based in Five Oak Green, exports about 80% of its products to countries outside the European Union, particularly to America & China.

Robert Clarke invented the tinwhistle nearly 175 years ago to inspire people of all ages to enjoy music by providing a high quality but inexpensive instrument for them to play.

Back to all posts


Latest posts

26 OCT 2018

Greg welcomes Network Rail to High Brooms station

As part of his campaign for a step-free High Brooms station, Greg gave representatives from Network...


26 OCT 2018

Greg visits Four Winds Farm in Bidborough

Greg enjoyed an autumnal visit to Four Winds Farm during one of their Pick Your Own Pumpkin...


26 OCT 2018

Greg launches charity Christmas card sale

This morning Greg launched the 2018 Cards for Good Causes Christmas store. The annual pop-up is...


05 OCT 2018

Greg welcomes Google Digital Garage to Tunbridge Wells

Google's Digital Garage visited Tunbridge Wells to offer free advice and coaching on digital skills...