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.

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

This summer, Michael Morpurgo will tell his powerful and deeply-moving story of War Horse: Only Remembered at Pentillie Castle. The story is of young Albert and his beloved horse Joey, who witnesses the pity of war on both sides of […]

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)

The Emperor’s New Clothes at Nethercott House

Join us at the end of term on Friday 14 July at Nethercott House from 5pm for a fantastic performance of “The Emperor’s New Clothes”! We will have hog roast rolls and drinks available to purchase, or you can bring […]

Fundraising News (April 5, 2017)

Open Farm Sunday

This year each of our three farms will be taking part in LEAF’s Open Farm Sunday on 11th June! You can come and see our farms in action at various times throughout the day. Nethercott House, our Devon farm, will be open […]

Fundraising News (April 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 11am. This hidden gem of a run takes place over a […]

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 […]