News

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

Farm News (October 24, 2014)

House Assistant Needed

Nethercott House needs a House Assistant to start work as soon as possible. We need someone cheerful, friendly, fit and flexible to work on Fridays 7.30 am until 2.30 pm. The job involves cleaning and helping to prepare our house […]

Farm News (September 16, 2014)

Nethercott House New Arrivals!

Work on the pig arks and field at Nethercott House is now complete! Stuart and Lee have been working hard throughout the summer, getting the land ready for the new pigs. They will start breeding them too, so the children […]

Farm News (September 15, 2014)

Dan is featured in St David’s City News!

Pick up the St David’s City News this month and you can read about School Manager Dan, talking about his time at Lower Treginnis. If you don’t live in Wales then not a problem, we’ve got the article here!  

Farm News (August 21, 2014)

New house for Welsummers

Tom from Tom’s Hen Houses joined Lee and Stuart at Nethercott House yesterday, assembling a supersized hen house for sixty Welsummers. The happy hens will be moving in soon, laying eggs for school children to collect in the mornings.

Farm News (August 19, 2014)

Ridan Composter for Lower Treginnis

School Manager Dan has been busy at Lower Treginnis creating a new space for the composter, ready for when the children return in September. They will be able to help in all areas of composting, learning how their food waste […]

Fundraising News (August 14, 2014)

War Horse Walk

This event has now sold out! Come and join Pride of Britain’s Simon Dell and Liz Miall on a Warhorse Walk with a difference! On September 28th meet us at the Royal Oak, Meavy at 10.30am. A short drive to […]

Farm News (August 13, 2014)

Friends Day at Nethercott House

  Nethercott House welcomed Farms for City Children’s Friends on Friday with a day of collecting eggs, harvesting vegetables, a trailer ride and tour. Followed by a lovely home made lunch and cream tea. Michael and Clare came to meet […]

Farm News (August 13, 2014)

Volunteering at Nethercott

We would like to say a big thank you to the brilliant volunteers who helped us at Nethercott House on Thursday. The sun shone brightly for the day while Jess, Michelle, Ryan, Sally, Sophie and Christina cleared branches and cob, […]

Fundraising News (July 28, 2014)

First winners of RGB’s Well Built Community Fund!

RGB Building Supplies is delighted to announce that Farms for City Children is the first winner of their Well Built Community Fund. Our charity will be receiving £1,000 worth of shower equipment from RGB’s Okehampton branch to use at our […]

Fundraising News (June 18, 2014)

FFCC and Friends of Treginnis Summer Fete

On Saturday 12th July, head to Treginnis to enjoy the stunning views with friends and family at the summer fete. For more details, contact our farm in Wales, Treginnis.