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Christmas Greetings 2018

Our very warmest Greetings to everyone over this Christmas Season 2018, and best wishes for a good 2019! This is the tree we decorated for the local Christmas Tree Festival held at the Parish Church.

The decorations on were hand-made from items gathered and crafted by our Care Farm Helpers, Support workers and lovingly co-ordinated by […]

December 30th, 2018|

Harvest Thanksgiving

Our local beautiful Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul invited us to present the work of Road Farm Countryways CIC at their Harvest morning Service, which was a great privilege and stimulated much thought and emotion. We are truly grateful for all the many good gifts we have around us. The Bible reading […]

December 30th, 2018|

Countrymen UK & Connections with others

In August we were delighted to welcome the great Team from Future Roots Care Farm Countymen UK to inspire and train us. We’re starting a Countrymen’s Club for those with limited access to country interests due to health issues or isolation.

Every week we continue to welcome a range of individuals and connected groups including people […]

December 30th, 2018|

Wood-work Equipment Donation Boost

We’ve kindly been donated some wonderful wood-working equipment from the Stanford family, some of which we’ve already been using to create items with the young men who come here, boosting their confidence as well as their skills. We’ve also been able to make some wonderful links with nationally involved and respected Wood Turners and hope […]

December 30th, 2018|

The Three Berry Goats Gruff / Gorgeous

We bought three wonderful Anglo Nubian x Boer kids from Odds Farm Park visitor centre in the late spring, with intention to breed from them next year. The Three Berries already had names: Blueberry, Raspberry and Mary Berry (!), and are enjoying developing their characters here: it’s usually Mary in the lead, but all are […]

December 30th, 2018|

Summer Visits 2018

We attended both Wendover Celebrates and The Lee Flower show with Archery and with display boards, also the Prestwood Big Picnic. Bartletts Care Home Residents welcomed the donkeys to their Seaside Week for the 4th year in a row and as usual, much pleasure was had over a few short hours. We took the Trekinetic […]

December 30th, 2018|

Sweltering Sunday Success

We enjoyed a sweltering Open Farm Sunday afternoon with up to 300 visitors. Thank you to all who came, especially our stalwart helpers.  Everyone adored seeing the busy honey bees in their carefully enclosed demonstration hive, brought along yet again by the wonderful Mr & Mrs Rickett, through the Mid Bucks Bee Keepers Association (also involved with […]

July 8th, 2018|

Marvellous Meadows

This is apparently the 5th year there has been a National Meadows day, but we’ve only just discovered it!  Do join us for an impromptu Sunday afternoon Wildflower Wander and Beautiful Beasties in the Pretty Field  (8th July 4.45pm – 6pm).  Park near the Black Horse pub or Rignall Road to walk up to SP 884023, east of Coneybank […]

July 8th, 2018|

Open Farm Sunday

Our Open afternoon is 1st July 1.30 -4.30pm, free entry with fundraising activities including archery and towards the care farming we provide here.  Refreshments and BBQ also available.  Do come and see our new teaching kitchen and witness the old farrowing building before it is transformed to toilets, disabled changing facility and a wood-workshop.

July 1st, 2018|

THANK YOU

To everyone who has helped us fundraise for Terrific Toilet Transformations: we have been offered a grant by the HS2 Community Fund to finally get on and do it !

July 1st, 2018|