News

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

Fundraising News (February 8, 2016)

Development Director

This is a unique opportunity to take a new role and make it your own. Farms for City Children is celebrating 40 years of giving urban children a week of muck and magic on one of our three farms, and […]

Farm News (February 4, 2016)

Wick Court Newsletter

The Wick Court newsletter is out! To keep up to date with events, tales of muck and magic and farms news, read here.  

Fundraising News (January 25, 2016)

ESE Direct Donate Wheelbarrows!

Huge thank you to ESE Direct who donated some brilliant new wheelbarrows to Nethercott House! Read all about their generous support here.

Fundraising News (January 25, 2016)

War Horse at the New London Theatre

Michael Morpurgo has called Farms for City Children his greatest story and to help celebrate the work and achievements of this unique charity, Farms for City Children are putting on a special gala matinee performance of the National Theatre’s award-winning […]

Fundraising News (December 7, 2015)

Devon contractors ‘pool’ together to renovate pond

Contractors from Devon have all worked together as a team to renovate an overgrown and disused pond at Nethercott House. The pond which would have been a particularly lovely feature of the Grade II listed house’s grounds hasn’t had water […]

Farm News (November 27, 2015)

Lower Treginnis make St David’s newsletter!

Dan and Andrew have been featured in the St David’s newsletter! Have a read here: St David’s Winter Newsletter

Fundraising News (November 24, 2015)

Where My Wellies Take Me

Where My Wellies Take Me 2pm The Lowry, Salford Quays. Based on Clare and Michael Morpurgo’s book, Where My Wellies Take Me follows Pippa, its 9 year old heroine, on a May Day ramble through local woods, farms and fields. A […]

Fundraising News (November 5, 2015)

On Angel Wings

A magical retelling of the Christmas story by Michael Morpurgo. Performed by Michael and actress Nandi Bhebhe on Tuesday 8th December, 7pm at St John’s Smith Square, London, SW1P 3HA. Accompanied by Voices at the Door singing Christmas carols and […]

Newsletter

2015 Autumn Newsletter

We’ve filled our latest newsletter to the brim with tales of muck and magic fresh from the farms, have a read to hear our latest news and to get involved with one of our most exciting years! Autumn Newsletter 2015 […]

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 […]