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.

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All groups of 10 people or more must book at least one week prior to the date you want to visit.  The charge for a self-guided visit is £20 per hour and we can take a maximum of 30 people.  If you do not book then we may have to turn you away


New Herb Corner opposite the chicken house, help yourself to leaves and sprigs

of your favourite herbs

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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.