Naturally Reared, Ethically Farmed

Open Day August 13th

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The Willowbrook family would like to invite you to our farm, with plenty to see and do for the whole family.
 
  • Wool Spinning - Learn about how to prepare and spin fresh sheep wool.
  • Meet and feed the animals - In our Animal Menagerie.
  • Pony grooming & training - Hands-on activity brushing Gracie the pony followed by a training demonstration.
  • Organic Vegetable Garden - Enjoy a tour of our Vegetable garden
  • Taste the difference! - With our fresh delicious Gourmet Barbecue Lunch and Ghazala's amazing cakes in the cafe
  • Scything Workshop - Learn how to use the traditional grass cutting tool
  • Learn about Halal farming - Environmentalism, Islam, sustainability and responsibility in the organic farming life, by Dr. Lutfi Radwan
  • Archery demo!
  • Cob Modelling - How to build with cob (the clay material we built our house from) and make your own mini house!

Come and learn fun new skills,  meet our family and enjoy the farm.  Take the opportunity to visit and feed animals in our newly established Animal Menagerie.  Meet the peacocks, guinea fowl, wild turkeys,  pygmy goats and much more!

 

To introduce you to the farm there will be a guided tour by Dr. Lutfi Radwan, highlighting our natural and ethical farming practices. Throughout the day there will be a range of demonstrations and a special Farm Quiz with a prize for children.
 

We will of course be providing our delicious gourmet barbecue for lunch and running the cafe all day.

 

The farm-shop will be open in the afternoon. If you would like a specific item(s) please place your order a week in advance so we can prepare it for you.

 
 

Open Day Schedule 

Plan your day - arrive on time!

10:00

Farm gates, Café and Farm Menagerie open

11:00

Farm tour & talk (1.5 hours) sets off, 

12:00

 Archery demonstration (1.5hrs)

12:30

Gourmet Barbecue opens

1:30

Pony grooming and training (45 minutes)

Wool Spinning (45 minutes)

2:00

Gourmet Barbecue closes

Farm shop opens

Cob Modelling Workshop (1hr)

3:00

Scything Workshop (30 minutes)

Vegetable Garden Tour (30 minutes)

4:00

Open Day finishes

 

Schedule may be subject to change

 

Click here to see our Menu

 
Tickets no longer available (event now fully booked)!
 
Tickets are £19.95 each - This includes not just entrance to our farm and access to all the workshops and demonstrations on the day, but also one free Gourmet Barbecue Lunch! 

If you have a child ages 3 - 7 years old and feel that they may be unable to finish the whole lunch option then you have the option to buy a child entrance only ticket for £8.00

On arrival your name will be crossed off our list and you will be handed a voucher for your complimentary barbecue lunch. Children under 3 go free!

Tickets are non-refundable. Full terms and conditions here

 

We do not have young children facilities on the farm so all children must be supervised at all times. This is a real working farm and so please read the signs and pay attention to staff instructions.

 

We can not process card payments on our farm so please bring enough cash for cafe, food and produce purchases.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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