Fundraising news

February 16, 2016

Wick Court Chosen for Bags of Help!

We are delighted to announce that Wick Court has been chosen as one of the projects in this area to receive funding from Tesco’s carrier bag charges – we are guaranteed £8000 and might even receive £12000.  The money will […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

January 22, 2015

On Angel Wings

A magical evening was had by all at St Luke’s Church, Chelsea for a very special retelling of On Angel Wings. Performed by Michael Morpurgo author of multi award-winning War Horse, and actress Juliet Stevenson. Carols sung by a capella […]

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