The Houghton Project (a Herefordshire farm where people with additional needs learn rural skills)
won first prize in the sweet cider category and second in the sweet perry category at this year’s
International Cider and Perry Awards. From hundreds of entries The Houghton Project beat off
strong competition from makers all over the world.
The Houghton Project is a not-for-profit organisation providing opportunities for people with Read More
learning difficulties, mental health issues and those facing life challenges. It was established in
2002 to teach rural skills and also facilitate new friendships, build confidence and improve mental
and physical wellbeing.