Blog

Summer 2016

Open Farm Sunday had around 250 visitors who enjoyed seeing the newly born piglets and meeting Nan and Etty our Golden Guernsey goats. We also held our first Providers Afternoon with cream tea refreshments! Our regular Farm Helpers kept coming over the summer holidays with a few extra people who are normally at school. We […]

January 26th, 2017|

Spring 2016

Great Missenden C of E School Yr 3 visited in February and to link with their Stone Age topic: we split into groups to be Farmers, Foragers and Flintstones (Fire-makers). Great visits, including sitting with cosy skins over laps and doing cave painting: full marks to the children and teachers for braving the cold. Lyndhurst […]

January 26th, 2017|

Winter 2015

Our Terrific Toilets Appeal is launched! We held our first Super Sizzling Sausage Supper complete with sausage making demonstration by Duncan; much fun had by all, with thanks to our helpers too. Our Terrific Toilets Raffle raised over £600 with prizes donated by The FireCrest, The Black Horse Pub, the Roald Dahl Museum, Oasis Spa, […]

January 26th, 2017|

Autumn 2015

The Bucks Roving Artists spent a sunny day here using acrylics, water colours, oils and allsorts; we held an Apple chop and chatter and welcomed our first regular weekly Farm Helper! We also welcomed a visit from Gateway school children and at the other end of the education scale, from Berkshire College of Agriculture Foundation […]

January 26th, 2017|

Summer 2015

Open Farm Sunday in June saw over 300 visitors of all ages, especially enjoying Gwyn and Nell the sheepdogs working with Farmer David. Many thanks to our band of helpers! The donkeys have been busy: we visited our local pub the Black Horse’s Charity Day, raising funds for the Thames Valley Adventure Playground for those […]

January 26th, 2017|

Coming Soon

Take a look at what we have coming up in our calendar; […]

March 20th, 2015|

Local MP Visits

On a bright, sunny afternoon our local MP, the Right Honourable Cheryl Gillan came to visit, was extremely encouraging, and said:

“I was delighted to visit Road Farm and learn about their work and ventures.  I was impressed by their vision to develop understanding and appreciation for farms and our countryside, and I wish them all […]

March 19th, 2015|

Half Term Helper Happiness

We had several farm helpers over half term, very needed as it’s busy here looking after all the sheep and new lambs!

February 19th, 2015|

Stable Pals

February means lambing time starts at Road Farm and Joey and Shankydd are sharing the stable barn with a pen of bottle fed lambs (sleepless nights?!)

February 5th, 2015|

Conference Call

We’re participating in Let Nature Feed Your Senses National Conference in Birmingham in November, including Care Farming UK’s national AGM.

November 7th, 2014|