Archive of: News
02 January 2018
Oakley is an American Mammoth donkey commonly known as the Mammoth Jack. He is keeping warm in the animal barn, settling in well and making new friends with our other animals.
31 December 2017
We are open on New Years Day at 9:30am. Look forward to welcoming you.
19 December 2017
On Christmas Eve we open as usual at 9:30am. The tearoom closes at 2pm and farm closes at 3pm. Re-opening again at 9:30am on New Years Day. Please note - Father Christmas enjoyed meeting everyone and has now gone back to the South Pole to get ready.
05 December 2017
Father Christmas is visiting Washbrooks for the next two weekends. Come and see him and his elf in his grotto and feed his nativity animals. Combine with choosing a Christmas tree from our display at the Tearoom. For more details call 01273 832201 or see our Facebook page or the news pages on our website. We look forward to welcoming you.
27 November 2017
Father Christmas is coming to Washbrooks for three weekends - 2nd/3rd December, 9th/10th December and 16th/17th December. Christmas trees available too from the tearoom. Full details on our website or call us on 01273 832201.
14 November 2017
Unfortunately we do not have any reindeers this Christmas.
01 November 2017
Combine your trip to Washbrooks with a visit to see Father Christmas and feed his Nativity animals for an extra £1 per child. Father Christmas will be available 11am to midday and 1pm to 3pm on 2nd/3rd, 9th/10th and 16th/17th December 2017. Every child will get a gift when visiting Father Christmas.
- Please note that this £1 is in addition to the normal entrance tickets.
- £1 applies to ALL children regardless of age.
- No booking is required.
16 October 2017
Starting from Monday 16th October to Tuesday 31st October 2017. At the entrance have a go at ‘guess the weight’ of our large pumpkin. In the tearoom, some Halloween specials and Halloween colouring sheets. Take part in our ‘cuckoo in the nest’ quiz (free entry included with farm admission ticket). The wizard has hidden things around the farm which don’t belong here and help find them.
26 September 2017
Please join us on Friday 29th September in supporting Macmillan. We will be donating ALL proceeds from every hot drink and cake sold to Macmillan. Looking forward to seeing you.
12 September 2017
Polly gave birth to a bull calf called Bernie on Saturday 9th September and Ruby gave birth to a heifer calf called Alice on Monday 11th September. Both Red Poll cows and their babies are doing well.