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

Fundraising News (July 31, 2015)

Thank you to the Mayor’s Fund for London

  Huge thanks to the Mayor’s Fund for London initiative ‘Penny for London’ for supporting Farms for City Children by subsidising week long stays for 15 primary school children from Southwark this year. Of the 3,000 children who stay with […]

Farm News (July 14, 2015)

Summer Workshops at Wick Court

Authentic Adventures are heading to Wick Court for two very special workshops during the summer holidays – £10 from each participant will go to Farms for City Children too! Authentic Adventures say “nothing will do more for your painting skills […]

Farm News (June 19, 2015)

Farm Manager vacancy at Nethercott House

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person with experience of working with children, animal care, management and kitchen gardening which they can bring to our unique outdoor learning environment. Founded in 1976 by Michael and Clare Morpurgo, Farms […]

Farm News (May 29, 2015)

The Magnificent Three at Nethercott House

Miracle Present The Magnificent Three Gather up your posse it’s time to head out to the Wild Frontier with award-winning Miracle for a rootin’-tooting’, side-splittin’, finger-clickin’, toe-tappin’, saloon-door-swingin’, double-cross-dressin’, Hoe-down dancin’, quick-draw slinging, Spaghetti Western adventure….YEEHAW! Heading west across Dead Man’s […]

Farm News (May 29, 2015)

A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Wick Court

A Midsummer Night’s Dream presented by The Handlebards on Sunday 5th July. The Handlebards ( are four fit, or mad – or both –  young actors who cycle from London to Edinburgh carrying all their props, costumes, camping equipment etc, […]

Fundraising News (May 29, 2015)

The Magnificent Three

Tickets now on sale for a very special night in Exeter with Miracle Theatre Company, at Rougemont Gardens, gates open at 6pm and the performance runs from 7.30pm to 9.30pm. Delicious gourmet picnics from Boston Tea Party are included in […]

Farm News (May 29, 2015)

Return to Wick Court

My name is Anna Berentzen and I’ve been lucky enough to embark on four trips to Wick Court farm at the age of eight, nine, ten, and twenty. As a student of Orrishmere Primary School, I was one of the […]

Fundraising News (April 30, 2015)

Ted Hughes Memorial Walk

After the sell out success of the War Horse Tour last year, we are working in partnership with The Moorland Guides again and holding a brilliant Ted Hughes Memorial Walk. Lead by Pride of Britain’s Simon Dell, all proceeds go […]


Spring Newsletter 2015

We have lots of exciting projects to look forward to this year, and you can get involved with all of them! From the hunt for new tractors, to our 40th Birthday celebrations just around the corner. Read on to find […]

Farm News (February 18, 2015)

New Arrivals at Wick Court

Our youngest triplet needed some help in the cold this morning so is wearing a tiny pink coat, the others don’t seem too jealous though!