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Mar
16

Tractor Ted at Pennywell, Sat 28 March

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All budding young farmers need to be at Pennywell on Saturday 28th March for our Tractor Ted Day! It’s a whole day of Tractor Ted themed fun with a giant inflatable Tractor Ted, competitions and giveaways, tractor and trailer rides, tractor flag making and the Pennywell Tractor Driving School. All our famous half hourly activities, shows, Read More…

This story appeared on March 16, 2015

Treat mum this weekend!

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At Pennywell, we know how special all mothers are. This Sunday, you can enjoy a great family day out with an extra special treat for mum. All the new animal mums will be here with their offspring and you can enjoy meeting our beautiful goat kids, lambs and pet babies. We are also expecting a Read More…

This story appeared on March 9, 2015

Feb
23

Open 7 Days a Week

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Pennywell is open every day form 10am – 5pm with a whole day of activities, shows, rides and displays, whatever the weather. Weekends at Pennywell are extra special this spring with extra entertainment all included in the admission price. Dan the Hat is here with new workshops and shows every weekend until the end of Read More…

This story appeared on February 23, 2015

Feb
16

A VIP Half Term at Pennywell

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Pennywell is now open every day from 10am-5pm and you are promised a great value, action packed day out for all the family. Plus this Half Term you can become a Pennwell VIP with our February Half Term wristband. One full price day admission ticket gives you a VIP wristband valid for the rest of Read More…

This story appeared on February 16, 2015

Dec
1

He’s Arrived!

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All the children gathered in the car park with their families to await the arrival of a special visitor this Saturday. A tractor was heard in the distance and Father Christmas arrived at Pennywell, along with his elves to mark the beginning of the annual Nativity Plays. The Nativity plays and visits to Father Christmas Read More…

This story appeared on December 1, 2014

Nov
14

Countdown to Christmas

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The farm is now closed for Christmas preparations but we are almost ready for the arrival of Father Christmas when we reopen on Saturday 29th November. Hundreds of trees are being decorated, thousands of Christmas biscuits are being baked and farm life goes on as usual. Peanuts, one of our Pennywell Miniature pigs has given Read More…

This story appeared on November 14, 2014

From one season to the next

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Another season over and we are very grateful for such fantastic visitors throughout the year and what a year it’s been. It began back in January with a special award for water management in the South West Region Tourism Awards and being awarded Best Green Business in the Herald Express Business Awards. After a VIP Read More…

This story appeared on November 3, 2014

October Half Term Fun!

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It’s all treats and no tricks this October Half Term! Deliberately choosing to ignore Octobers darkest day, the team here are preparing for the Pennywell Pumpkin Olympics. If you’re looking for something completely different you can take part in the pumpkin and giant spoon race, pumpkin tossing, pumpkin skittles and have a go at the Read More…

This story appeared on October 7, 2014

Sep
11

Christmas is Coming

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It may only be September but Christmas at Pennywell books up earlier every year so if you want to make sure you get the date you want, you need to book early. This year we have a very special event on Saturday 29th November when Father Christmas will arrive at the farm with his elves, Read More…

This story appeared on September 11, 2014

Jul
28

Summer Starts Here!

Join Nutty Noah and the world famous Pennywell Miniature Pigs!

Six sizzling weeks of summer holidays are ahead and there’s no better way to spend one of them a visit to Pennywell Farm, Devon’s Friendliest Day Out! With a full day of hands on animal action, a different activity, show or display every half hour, hundreds of friendly animals and four FREE rides, you won’t Read More…

This story appeared on July 28, 2014