News

This page shows the latest stories from all our news sections (farm news, fundraising news and our newsletters ) on one page, plus you can join our mailing list.

Fundraising News (August 22, 2017)

Plymouth 10k

Taking place on Sunday 8th October, the Plymouth 10k takes you on a tour of Britian’s “ocean city”, taking in the wonderful sights that Plymouth has to offer.   Run the Plymouth 10k in aid of Farms for City Children […]

Fundraising News (July 5, 2017)

St Paul’s Walden Bury Run

On Sunday 24 September, St Paul’s Walden Bury are hosting three runs in aid of Farms for City Children – a 10km, 5km and a 2km – starting from 11:30am. You can run for free if you raise a minimum […]

Fundraising News (June 30, 2017)

The Friends of Treginnis Fête

The Friends of Treginnis Fête is back for another year of farm family fun! Our event is on Saturday 22 July from 12 midday until 5:30pm. This year we’ll be hosting a dog show, falconry, archery, craft stalls, children’s games […]

Farm News (May 26, 2017)

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge asks to see our work!

Having read about Farms for City Children in Country Life magazine at the end of last year, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge wanted to come and have a closer look at what we do. Read on to find […]

Fundraising News (May 1, 2017)

War Horse: Only Remembered at Pentillie Castle

We had a wonderful evening on Sunday 2 July at Pentillie Castle with Michael Morpurgo and Ben Murray performing War Horse: Only Remembered. We were so lucky with the weather and the Castle provided an amazing backdrop to the wonderful story […]

Newsletter

2017 Spring

Welcome to our latest newsletter! In this edition we introduce our new Trustee, Justin Albert, share a little about the schools who have visited us in the last six months, and look forward to a number of events coming up […]

Fundraising News (April 5, 2017)

Speakers unite for an evening of stories and song

On Wednesday 3 May, some of Britain’s best-loved names will be joining Michael Morpurgo for a special evening of stories and song in aid of our work at Farms for City Children. Celebrating our glorious countryside and the important part […]

Fundraising News (April 5, 2017)

Handlebards return to Wick Court

The HandleBards theatre company are cycling to Wick Court to perform their unique version of As You Like It. These are four actors who spend the summer cycling from London to Edinburgh carrying all their costumes, set, props and camping […]

Fundraising News (March 17, 2017)

Fundraising Assistant Vacancy

This is a varied role offering diverse experience including fundraising administration, donor stewardship, fundraising and events organisation. We are seeking an enthusiastic and energetic individual with a passion for charity fundraising to join our small and committed fundraising team, delivering practical […]

Fundraising News (March 10, 2017)

Sheep Ahoy from Hatherleigh Festival available to buy

Following a very successful Hatherleigh Festival, 23 MDF decorated sheep were auctioned off in aid of Farms for City Children and Hatherleigh Festival, raising £818 to date. They now have their final 7 sheep, including ‘Minion’, ‘Birthday Girl’, ‘Winnie’ and […]