News

This page shows the latest stories from all our news sections (farm news, fundraising news and our newsletters) on one page.

Farm News (August 21, 2014)

New house for Welsummers

Tom from Tom’s Hen Houses joined Lee and Stuart at Nethercott House yesterday, assembling a supersized hen house for sixty Welsummers. The happy hens will be moving in soon, laying eggs for school children to collect in the mornings.

Farm News (August 19, 2014)

Ridan Composter for Lower Treginnis

School Manager Dan has been busy at Lower Treginnis creating a new space for the composter, ready for when the children return in September. They will be able to help in all areas of composting, learning how their food waste […]

Fundraising News (August 14, 2014)

War Horse Walk

Come and join Pride of Britain’s Simon Dell and Liz Miall on a Warhorse Walk with a difference! On September 28th meet us at the Royal Oak, Meavy at 10.30am. A short drive to Sheepstor on Dartmoor, we will have […]

Farm News (August 13, 2014)

Friends Day at Nethercott House

  Nethercott House welcomed Farms for City Children’s Friends on Friday with a day of collecting eggs, harvesting vegetables, a trailer ride and tour. Followed by a lovely home made lunch and cream tea. Michael and Clare came to meet […]

Farm News (August 13, 2014)

Volunteering at Nethercott

We would like to say a big thank you to the brilliant volunteers who helped us at Nethercott House on Thursday. The sun shone brightly for the day while Jess, Michelle, Ryan, Sally, Sophie and Christina cleared branches and cob, […]

Fundraising News (July 28, 2014)

First winners of RGB’s Well Built Community Fund!

RGB Building Supplies is delighted to announce that Farms for City Children is the first winner of their Well Built Community Fund. Our charity will be receiving £1,000 worth of shower equipment from RGB’s Okehampton branch to use at our […]

Fundraising News (June 18, 2014)

FFCC and Friends of Treginnis Summer Fete

On Saturday 12th July, head to Treginnis to enjoy the stunning views with friends and family at the summer fete. For more details, contact our farm in Wales, Treginnis.

Fundraising News (June 18, 2014)

Wick Court Family Farm and Cider Festival

On Saturday 19th July, head to Wick Court for an afternoon and evening of local bands, local cider and perry, with delicious home-made food from the farm. See here for contact details, prices and activities, or contact Heather.

Fundraising News (April 23, 2014)

The Tempest comes to Nethercott

Tickets are now available for Miracle Theatre Company’s outdoor performance of The Tempest at Nethercott farm, on Friday 18th July. Each year they treat us to a fantastic performance, bring your picnic baskets and chairs and enjoy a lovely summer […]

Newsletter

Spring 2014

Have a read of our newsletter and catch up with the farms during a very busy spring!