20 May 1998
Hazlewood opens giant hothouse for tomatoes

HAZLEWOOD VHB yesterday opened Britains largest glasshouse, capable of growing 100 million tomatoes a year.

The £7.5m structure covers 9.31ha (23 acres), at Runcton, near Chichester, in West Sussex. It has a perimeter of one mile and is 14ft high.

  • The Times 20/05/98 page 2