Lambs and Goats

Last week was an exciting week for Farmtastic with some new arrivals – seven new lambs and two of the cutest pygmy goats ever. We can’t wait to show them to you and let you help us bottle feedĀ  the lambs, who always seem to be shouting for their dinner!  

Wet Winter

This winter has been one of the hardest we have ever experienced. Not that it has been particularly cold, but it has been extremely wet. Last week, we were totally underwater and Dave and Liz were seen frantically moving the animals to drier ground! Our volunteers have had fun though; they may have been knee-deep… read more


It is with regret that we have to let you know that Spock passed away unexpectedly the other day. He wasn’t ill or anything, so we think it was down to old age. We have lots of fond memories, as I’m sure you all do, of him stood on top of the mound having a… read more

Some New Faces…

Well, the weather might be getting a little colder, but that doesn’t stop the new arrivals coming! We have lots of new animals we’re excited to tell you about. We’ve got two new baby giant rabbits, six more baby belgian hares and seventeen guinea fowl. We’re open this weekend, so come along and meet the… read more

Summer Holidays Are Here!

That’s right, it’s that time of year that we’ve all been waiting for…the summer holidays! Take a look at our exciting updates for the season: We’re pleased to say that we will continue to be open all weekends throughout the summer, and that we’ll be open on Wednesdays too. Please remember to keep an eye… read more

Planning Permission Granted!

We have had some excellent news… We finally have permanent planning permission for the farm!! Those of you who have talked to us in the past will know the struggle we’ve been through to get to this stage, so we just wanted to say a massive thank you to all our volunteers, visitors and supporters…. read more

Easter Weekend Family Fun

That’s right, we’re opening for the Easter Weekend, and we’re kicking things off in true Easter style. Come along for our Easter Family Fun weekend where you can take part in our egg-cellent prize giveaway, get some free Easter choccies, play name the rabbit, goat walking and lamb and calf bottle feeding. Plus: meet all… read more

Happy New Year!

Hello, and a happy New Year to all our visitors! We’re busy getting things ready for the new season and should be open again in the spring. In the meantime, we’re happy to report that our youngest members are doing very well. Riley the baby alpaca is now two months old, and our two lambs… read more

A Big Thank You, and Adopt an Animal

We just want to thank our wonderful volunteers and all the visitors we’ve had this past year. Your support has meant to much to us. We wish you all a Merry Christmas and we look forward to seeing you in the New Year! If you’re looking for that special gift, then why not consider adopting… read more

More Babies!

Last week saw the birth of two more baby alpacas! Take a look at the pictures on Facebook