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Christmas Shop

  Christmas Gifts from Road Farm Countryways This year our Farm Helpers have been busy gathering foliage and greenery that grows abundantly around the farm. And, our elf-like volunteers are transforming that bounty into stunning Christmas wreaths. If you would like to order one, a limited number will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. [...]

2020-11-30T13:39:51+00:00November 30th, 2020|

Our new ‘Tent in the Orchard’

Road Farm Countryways is located on a traditional working family farm and enables opportunities for people to learn, grow and improve their well-being, through activities involving many aspects of farming life and nature. Our newest offering is the Tent in the Orchard, a dedicated flexible space within this countryside setting. It hopes to especially help those affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, [...]

2020-11-23T14:05:28+00:00November 19th, 2020|

Farm fun quizzes

We thought we'd add a few fun quizzes to test your farming knowledge, to help keep you entertained during the second lockdown. Each quiz has the answers on the second page, so no peaking! Vintage tractor quiz Sheep quiz Collective noun quiz Road_Farm_Countryways_CIC_Crossword Countryside Word Search 1 Countryside quiz August Countryways Pig Quiz August  

2020-11-04T20:33:23+00:00November 4th, 2020|

Autumn round up of news from the farm

Here on the farm we are lucky enough to witness the changing autumn landscape and the variety of flora and fauna on our doorstep. We hope you too are enjoying the emerging array of glorious autumn colours, weird and wonderful fungi, and the variety of acorns, nuts and berries adorning the hedgerows and woodlands, as [...]

2020-11-02T22:36:26+00:00November 2nd, 2020|

Thank you!

So many wonderful people and organisations support us at Road Farm. A BIG thank you to you all for your support. In particular we would like to thank: McCarthy & Stone the UK’s leading developer and manager of retirement communities has given the Countrymen’s Club at Road Farm Countryways a welcome boost with a £500 [...]

2020-11-04T20:23:14+00:00October 7th, 2020|

18 October All Terrain Wheelchair Wander at Countryways Road Farm

This Autumn Road Farm Countryways is supporting the Chilterns Celebration, a month of events and activities across the AONB and the Chilterns Walking Festival, which takes place from 17th October to 1st November. We are running an organised walk through our traditional mixed livestock and animal farm. Join us on October 18th  at 11 am for [...]

2020-10-07T15:23:48+01:00October 7th, 2020|

We won an award! BBC Three Counties Make a Difference Social Care award

Road Farm Countryways care farm Wins GOLD award On Tuesday 22nd September  Andy Collins, from BBC Three Counties Radio, arrived at Road Farm and surprised Wendy Gray with the Make A Difference Social Care award for her tireless energy and enthusiasm providing opportunities for vulnerable people to participate in farm activities to improve their wellbeing [...]

2020-10-01T14:22:38+01:00September 23rd, 2020|

Summer news from Road Farm Countryways

Read all about it! Over the summer we put together two newsletters, which provide a roundup of all  that is happening at the Farm. We want to keep you connected with the countryside and our farm, while so many are isolated, shielding, or unable to get out and about the countryside during the pandemic. Find [...]

2020-09-23T11:15:41+01:00September 23rd, 2020|

New Countrymen’s Club Outreach Programme

Do you know someone who enjoys the countryside and who may be feeling the effect of isolation and loneliness during the current lockdown? The idea of the Countrymen's Club, backed by the national charity 'Countrymen UK' is that all men, regardless of their mobility or cognitive levels, should have the opportunity to participate in healthy, [...]

2020-06-17T12:33:01+01:00June 17th, 2020|

Countryways therapeutic space post Coronavirus

The farm is a tremendous place to rest and reflect. We're offering a special space to those suffering stress and bereavement following the Coronavirus epidemic, and to help people feel able to "Step Outside" again.  This will be in partnership with other experienced charities and organisations and we're delighted with the "seed funding" support the Clare [...]

2020-06-07T19:42:00+01:00June 7th, 2020|