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.

Farm News (October 20, 2016)

Administrator Vacancy

Farms for City Children is celebrating 40 years of muck and magic and we are looking for an Administrator to join our head office team as we expand and look towards the next 40 years. We will give you the […]

Fundraising News (October 3, 2016)

The Best Christmas Present in the World

To celebrate our 40th anniversary, there will be a unique Christmas concert performed by Michael Morpurgo, Virginia McKenna and a capella group, Voices at the Door at 7.30pm on Friday 2nd December at Exeter Cathedral. The event is being sponsored […]

Fundraising News (October 3, 2016)

Wick Court Roundhouse

For the children staying at Wick Court, each week ends with an afternoon of ‘Woodland activities’. They build dens and get involved in seasonal rural crafts, followed by a time around the lit campfire, where Bill Church, our birdwatcher-cum-storyteller tells […]

Fundraising News (October 3, 2016)

War Horse – Only Remembered

On Friday 15 July we held a special evening at Nethercott House, where Michael Morpurgo told the powerful and deeply moving story of young Albert and his beloved horse Joey, accompanied by the highly acclaimed and former War Horse National Theatre […]

Fundraising News (October 3, 2016)

Friends of Treginnis Summer Fête

We had a fantastic time at our Friends of Treginnis Summer Fête this year, with a full day of entertainment! There were choirs, brass bands, swooping falcons and waddling ducks, along with plenty of cake! This year’s fête was particularly […]

Fundraising News (October 3, 2016)

Nethercott Summer Country Fair

We had a beautifully sunny day for our Nethercott Summer Country Fair this year! Over 500 people attended the day and enjoyed taking part in all the activities. There were archery demonstrations, Morris dancers, shanty songs from Mariners Away, chick […]

Fundraising News (June 29, 2016)

Pedalling from coast to coast

Why not join us for our charity cycle ride, taking in some beautiful views and a timely stop at Nethercott House for lunch. See below for more details.

Farm News (June 8, 2016)

Rare Breeds Open Morning & Farm Market

Rare Breeds Open Morning and Farm Market – a chance to meet our local, native breeds, take a tour of our new Wildlife Walk and of course stock up on Wick Court farm and garden produce and enjoy some delicious […]

Fundraising News (May 17, 2016)

Cowparsley at home supporting FfCC

Huge thanks to the owner of Cowparsley at home, Alison Porter, who has kindly offered a donation from the sale of each role of wallpaper from their website.  

Fundraising News (May 13, 2016)

Summerfield Trust for Wick Court Orchards

We are delighted to have won support from The Summerfield Trust who have given a generous grant to Wick Court to enable them to purchase specialist tools and protective clothing for volunteers to prune and look after the fruit trees […]