Canterbury Oast Trust , a charity for adults with disabilities , have become station partners at Ashford International station, and have provided the tubs , plants herbs and flowers on Platform 5 and 6. This is a ongoing project that hey are involved in with southeastern.

In the build up to Christmas , Canterbury Oast Trust will also be decorating the station and providing examples of their craft work which can be purchased and monies raised will go back into their charity.

Their next big project is to clear the ground outside the front entrance, and with raised beds in place they will be able to supply plants, flowers and herbs which will give daily commuters and visitors a good start to their day.