Christmas Events

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Christmas Dinners
Bookings now being taken
13th-19th December 12.30pm and 1.30pm

Tree Decorating Competition
12th-18th December
£1 entry- Cash prize for the winner

Santa’s Grotto
11th-24th December 11-12 and 1.30-2.30pm £1.50

Carols in the café
20th December 12.30-2.00

Jewellery Making Workshop
Monday 22nd December
10am-12pm £1

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2015 Farm Calendars Available Now!


Our Farm Calm group have been busy over the past year taking pictures for our new calendars. There are three designs to choose from (Animals, Garden, and Mixed). Limited stock available so purchase yours from the farm shop now!

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Clocks Going Back!

It is the end of British Summertime, but don’t fret. We are still open everyday 10am-3pm (closed Christmas Day)

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Activites Next Week

october 2014 week 2Fun and Freaky activities for Halloween. From decorating cookies to making pine cone bird feeders.

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Animal Care / Information workshop dates

We are going to be running a series of workshops this half term.
These workshops aim to educate owners and future owners on the basic care of some of the animals we house here.
Workshops charged at £3 per adult and £1 per child (must be accompanied by paying adult)

Saturday 18th October 1.30pm- Rabbits and Guinea Pigs
Monday 20th October 1.30pm- Chickens
Tuesday 21st October 1.30pm- Preparing your garden for winter wildlife
Wednesday 22nd October 1.30pm- International Wombat Day! learn about marsupials
Thursday 23rd October 1.30pm- Red footed Tortoise
Wednesday 29th October 1.30pm- Rabbits and Guinea Pigs

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October Half-Term Activities 2014

Take part in our daily workshops focussing on animals both local and exotic.
Prepare for spooky goings on as we get the farm ready for Halloween, then top it all off with a creepy celebration on Halloween night!

The fun starts Monday October 20th

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Raffle Prize Winners 2014

Winners of the Summer Raffle 2014                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TICKET NO

K WHISTON                        LAWN MOWER                                              486

MARIA LLORACH              £50 CASH                                                         211

POLLY NEWTON                PAMPER HAMPER                                        647

ANNE NIEMGEIKO           TED BAKER MAKE UP CASE                       576

KEVIN BROOME                SMALL TENT                                                    285

MATT WAREHAM             SUDOKU BOARD GAME                                704

BEN WHISTON                  JAMES PATTERSON BOOKS (Uncollected) 714

CAROL ROBINSON          COMPLETE BATHING SET                            176

SUE READ                          TOILETRY BAG                                                  712

ALISON UPFOLD             COW SUGAR CREAMER SET  (Uncollected) 414

PHIL GUYLER                   FACE MASSAGE KIT                                        230

LIZ  BENNETT                  BROADWAY TICKETS                                      062

RUEBEN                            GEL OVERLAY FOR HANDS & NAILS          412

NICKY WARD                   DOG/CAT  I D  TAG   (Uncollected)                452

Please contact the farm office on 0115 9505113

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Pirate Day!!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAJoin us for a Swashbuckling Adventure on Monday 25th August 2014. We will have a bouncy castle, pirate games and a themed menu in our café.

Fancy Dress competition and Plundering Pirate Parade at 1.30pm

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Celebration Week

We kick off the event with a dog agility display on Sunday 27th July at 11am.

Everyday we will have stalls, activities, games, animal handing, a Victorian washroom and meet our mascot Ermintrude.

On Monday July 28th bring your bike for an MOT with Dr. Bike, have a hopping good time on the bouncy castle and play outdoor games on the engine]

Tuesday July 29th See what the inside of a fire engine is like, have your face painted and have a go in a mini archaeological dig.

Wednesday July 30th See what happened when Doctor Dolittle came to the farm in our pantomime at 1.30pm, meet Sid the Snake and some of his friends in our cabin and meet the Owl Man (weather dependant).

Thursday July 31st Listen to live music from Shades of Blue and Hannah Rose.

Friday August 1st come and groom Billy the Pony and Sally the Goat, get your face painted and have a go on the bouncy castle.

Saturday August 2nd Toddler Day!!! Bring your little ones for fun games, Storytime and nursery rhymes with Margaret, Mini bouncy castle, face painting and a special appearance from Peppa Pig!!!!!

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Stall holders welcome at Summer events

This summer we are holding a whole week of stalls and activities from 27th July – 2nd August. If you are available during this time


and wish to hold a stall at the Farm, please get in contact with either Stephen Gee or Azzieria at the Farm. You can call us on 0115 950 5113, or email

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