Annette Bardsley prepares for next weeks Marden Fruit show. The Bardsleys, from River Farm, Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent, grow apples, pears and plums on 150 acres. They have scooped top prize for 90-95g Bramley apples at the show 11 times in the past 17 years. Fifty exhibitors, mostly from the south east of England, are expected to compete next week. The event also attracts many international visitors.