Updates

  • Work onthe driveway begins and PLEASE VOTE FOR US!

    Firstly, we have entered the Small Business Britain Charity awards. There is a potential for us to win £500 plus some exciting new accounting software! But WE NEED YOUR VOTES! Please follow the link below and vote for the Fordhall…

  • Building work has begun!

    Yes after many years of planning and many months of fundraising and worrying about grants, work to renovate our Old Dairy building into a tearoom, classroom and office space has now begun. Builders arrived on site yesterday and wasted no…

  • Thank you

    Just a quick blog to say thank you for all the support we had for our Halloween event last Saturday  – it was busier than we could have ever dreamed of  with over 200 children, and everyone seemed to have…

  • Fordhall Community Garden and Farm on Sky TV

    Members from the Wayfarers group from Raven House in Market Drayton will go global next week when they will be screened on the BBC Good Food Channel next Tuesday at 7pm. They have been helping to manage our community garden in…

  • Fordhall Farm mourns stolen pumpkin

    Sadly on Wednesday night someone has stolen our giant (and real) pumpkin from the bottom of our drive. This was meant to advertise our up and coming Halloween event on Saturday. If anyone has seen our giant pumpkin with a scary…

  • Fun & Frights – Halloween fun this Saturday!

    ……have you bought your tickets yet?! Our halloween event is THIS Saturday and tickets are still available. The event is at Fordhall Farm from 5pm -9pm. Call us in the office on 01630 638696 for tickets (these are cheaper in…

  • Big Draw and Fordhall Working Weekend

    Wow! What a weekend that was! This weekend, Fordhall Farm hosted The Big Draw event (a national art event) and held one of our regular volunteer weekends. We called our event ‘Dingly, Dangly Drawings’ where we made hanging mobiles from natural…

  • Fordhall Farm on Ebay!

    …..well not quite! But a kind shareholder is listing an auction for us at the moment….have a look. Here’s what Kelvin has to say….! ”I have recently had a clear out and have posted 2 Beatrix Potter,Beswick characters on the…

  • Fun and Frights on the Farm!

    Here at Fordhall we are very excited to be hosting our first ever Halloween event on Saturday 30th October. Specifically aimed at children and families this will be a great evening of spooky Halloween fun on the farm! Suitable for families and children aged…

  • Good News – Funding Awarded!

    After a very long wait from the grant body for the Renovation of the Old Dairy, Advantage West Midlands, we were put forward to their approval panel today and approved! Whoop whoop 🙂 The last few weeks and months have involved…