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Grimsbury farm news

This section provides up to date news and information about Grimsbury Farm.

Grimsbury Farm Community Day

Looking for something to do with the children during half-term? Join our StreetCare team at Grimsbury Farm in Kingswood on 25 October for a day of free autumn fun, including pumpkin carving, marshmallow toasting, face painting, art and crafts. Meet our resident cows, donkeys, sheep, ducks and pigs. There will also be a variety of displays, activities and information stands.


New arrivals

Grimsbury Farm welcomed a new kid after mum Dolly gave birth on January 15

A male kid was born at Grimsbury Farm on 15 January, mum Dolly and the new arrival are both doing well.

Grimsbury Farm’s new goat has been officially named. We are pleased to reveal Caesar was chosen as the winning name after we asked you for suggestions.

This litter of 10 piglets also arrived in January 2017

The farm has also welcomed 10 new piglets.

The morning of 31 January saw the arrival of a new sow and within a matter of hours from being bedded down, she gave birth.

Both mum and piglets are doing well and farm staff are delighted to see the new arrivals.

Visit the farm for yourself and meet the new animals.

Friends of Grimsbury Farm nominated for award

The Friends group which helps manage and run Grimsbury Farm has been nominated for The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.

The award celebrates the dedication and hard work of all volunteers, past and present.

Winners will be announced on 2 June.

What’s on

The Friends meet on the first Tuesday of every month at 7pm in the Barn Café. Dates for 2017 are:

  • 17 January
  • 21 March
  • 16 May
  • 18 July
  • 19 September
  • 21 November

Check their website for forthcoming events.


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