News Archive

The Shepherds from Providence House

The lambing season began just in time for the junior group to enjoy looking after them. They regularly checked the sheep in the lambing shed and then with Will’s tuition tended to the newborns and their mums. They helped out …


Out of the Old and Worn, Something of Great Beauty and Value

Recently we sent an old worn piece of Elizabeth’s furniture to Gilboys in Staverton to get an estimate for restoring it. We had been storing it in “the old caravan” so imagine what a surprise they had when they found …


Plans Ahead

The trustees and staff team have spent considerable time reflecting on planning refusal received in March. We have also been in close consultation with the planners and feel confident that together we can develop an exciting future for the work …


DNP Rangers and Educators Day

We were delighted to host a day for the DNP Rangers and the Education team. They spent a productive day sharing ideas and skills with each other. We can be so focused on the world in which we work that …


April Work Party

We never cease to be amazed at the amount of work that the team gets through whilst they are here! In 48 hours the 6 men built us three huge raised beds, filled them with manure, built a new concrete …


The London Marathon? She Made it!

What a star she is. Her knees gave up at 11 miles and so she powerwalked the rest! We are very grateful to her as she has raised £550 in support of the visits to the farm this year. God …


Changes to Events planned for 2016

This year’s big event will be the 40th anniversary of youth work at Shallowford Farm. To mark the occasion the Saturday 24th September has been set aside. The form that this day will take has not yet been resolved suffice …


Volunteers – Shallowford Will Need Your Help

From the article above you will see that we need to call on many skills and many people for the different events. Should you be able to help out with publicity, baking, practical moving and shifting, crafts, running a tombola …


Forest School

We are thrilled that Widecombe in the Moor primary school have asked us to lead their Forest School experience for the Reception/Year 1 class this summer term. We have spent 2 weeks at school getting to know the children, setting …


And God said, “Let the land produce living creatures according to their kinds: the livestock, the creatures that move along the ground, and the wild animals, each according to its kind.” And it was so.

Gen 1:24

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