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May Bank Holiday Weekend Fun

Miniature Pig racing at Pennywell Farm

We have a fabulous line up for you this Bank Holiday Weekend (Sat 30 April to Mon 2 May) with a full day of animal activities, shows, displays and rides. Meet the new goat kids on the farm, all born in the last few days as well as lambs, baby guinea pigs and rabbits, chicks Read More…

This story appeared on April 27, 2016


Breakfast with Pippa Pig


Enjoy breakfast with Pippa the Pennywell Pig on Sat 23rd April Begin your day out at Pennywell Farm with a character breakfast on Sat 23 April. Pippa Pig will be here to meet and greet you in Henny Penny’s Café when you arrive and you can enjoy a hearty continental breakfast to prepare you for a Read More…

This story appeared on April 13, 2016

Pennywell Farm named in Top 20 Farm Parks of the UK

The Murray family, Sebastian, Hetti, Angus, Nicky and Chris

Pennywell Farm has landed on a spot amongst the top 20 farm attractions in the UK, in a list compiled by, a TripAdvisor company The accolade is based on industry research and TripAdvisor reviews. With over 400 farm parks now open to the public in the UK, Chris Murray, Pennywell’s owner and Managing Director Read More…

This story appeared on April 5, 2016


Open Every Day!

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Pennywell is open every day from 10am – 5pm for a full day of fun with animal activities, shows, displays and rides. There’s something new every half hour, listen for the bell. Every day is packed full and there are some very special entertainers during the Easter school holidays. We’ll have all your favourite activities like Read More…

This story appeared on April 3, 2016


A Special Treat for Mums

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All mums visiting Pennywell Farm this Mothering Sunday 6th March, will be treated to a FREE cream tea, courtesy of Pennywell. It’s in recognition of all the hard work you mums put in throughout the year, so come along to the farm, enjoy a relaxing day out and meet some of the special animal mums Read More…

This story appeared on March 1, 2016


Sustainability Reaps Rewards

Chris with Shires

Pennywell’s owner, Chris Murray has recently been made a Fellow of the Royal Agricultural Societies. He has been informed that in view of his personal achievements and continuing record of service to agriculture, his Associateship of the Society has been advanced to fellowship. This announcement has followed three very recent accolades for Pennywell’s outstanding contribution to Read More…

This story appeared on February 21, 2016


A VIP Half Term at Pennywell

Goat kids

Pennywell opens for the 2016 season on Saturday 13 Feb. This half term, one full price day admission ticket gives you a VIP wristband valid for the rest of half term so you can visit as many times as you like! Bottle feed our lambs and goat kids and enjoy cuddles with all the early Read More…

This story appeared on February 10, 2016


Come and join the celebration!


We have enjoyed welcoming so many lovely families and groups to our Nativity Plays this year. If you haven’t booked your Christmas tickets yet, you can book online at or give us a call on: 01364 642023, Mon-Fri, 9am-3pm. Meanwhile, we are busy planning for a fantastic 2016 season and as well as all your favourite Read More…

This story appeared on December 13, 2015

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!


The transformation is under way. The elves are busy on the farm transforming it into a winter wonderland, ready for Christmas at Pennywell. Nativities begin on Saturday 28th November when Santa will arrive on the farm, Pennywell style. You can also enjoy breakfast with Santa on selected dates. Tickets available online now  or you can Read More…

This story appeared on November 6, 2015


October Half Term at Pennywell

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Pennywell is all geared up for a very special week of October Half Term activities, so take the opportunity to blow away the cobwebs and enjoy the lighter side of life with our annual Jollyween event. We’re all about treats not tricks and pumpkin carving is not to be missed. Every child will have the Read More…

This story appeared on October 22, 2015