Updates

  • Radio 4’s ‘On Your Farm’

    Just in case you did not hear Charlotte and Ben Hollins on BBC Radio 4 at 6.35am yesterday, you can hear it again by following this link. http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/aod/mainframe.shtml?http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/aod/radio4_aod.shtml?radio4/oyf And here is a pic of them with Johnny Walker, aired on…

  • 100 students descend upon Fordhall

    This week Fordhall Farm had a visit from a Walsall secondary school. Tens of students tumbled up Fordhalls drive for their first visit to an organic farm and for many, their first visit to a farm of any kind. They…

  • Richard and Judy axed…

    Bad news everyone. We have been cut from this evenings show. We would have appeared on Richard and Judy, Channel 4 this evening, but due to the exciting news that David and Victoria Beckham are moving to the USA we…

  • The Book is Launched…. By Charlotte

    The last two days have been a complete blur as Ben and I have travelled across London from one interview to the next. Organised by our wonderful publicist from Hodder, Eleni, and accompanied by our partners Oli and Maz, two…

  • Fields of Vision Buried by Books!

    The much anticipated book arrived yesterday and Charlotte nervously helped to unload the lorry… After spending an afternoon signing books to ensure Shareholders received their copy of the book first, both Ben and Charlotte whizzed off to London for an…

  • Fordhall Press, just confirmed…

    Just Confirmed…… After the article’s in the Sunday Times and Saturday Mail over the weekend, the office has once again gone crazy as interest in the Fordhall Community Land Initiative gains momentum. You can read the Sunday Times article by…

  • The Fordhall Book

    As you may be aware, Charlotte and Ben have written a book entitled ‘The Fight for Fordhall Farm’ due to be released on July 12th by Hodder and Stoughton. This book began as an update to their late fathers (Arthur…

  • Welly Wanging in the Rain

    Even though the Family Fun Day was postponed due to poor weather, some enthusiastic volunteers still braved the rain and sold tea and cake to the flurry of visitors arriving throughout the day. The decision to postpone the original event…

  • Postponed – Family Fun Day!

    Due to the exceedingly wet weather this week we have decided to postpone our Annual Family Fun Day. The new date, with excellent weather confirmed, will be Sunday 19th August at the same time 11am-4pm and will all the same…

  • Excitment Builds for Fordhall Family Fun Day

    Not long now! As the last minute plans click into place, the biggest day of the year (Sunday July 1st) at Fordhall Farm is shaping up nicely. There will be lots of food and craft stalls, games and activities for…