Woodlands Farm Trust, an 89-acre working city farm. Find out about farming life and experience the countryside including native bird species, butterflies, wild flowers and ancient woodland.


No dogs allowed on the Farm during the lambing season until 31 May 2016.

Groups of 10 people or more must book with the office prior to their visit


Most people who visit Woodlands Farm do not get much further than our farmyard, however there are a further 85 acres to explore. So join us for our monthly guided walks around the farm. Our walks will highlight seasonal farm activities such as hedging, lambing, the history of the farm and how it works.

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Welcome to the farm

Opening times

Education visits

Along with school visits we also have a toddler club and run different children's activities during the school holidays.

9.30am to 4.30pm Tuesday to Sunday, including Bank Holiday Mondays. Closed on Mondays and Christmas Day.

Corporate visits


Become a supporter of this brilliant project. Membership runs from 1 April until 31 March each year.

We welcome organisations who wish to improve their social responsibility and employee motivation.

The farming year


Lots of volunteers want to look after animals, but that is only part of our work on the farm.

Summer brings haymaking and sheep shearing, but the farming year really starts in the autumn.