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Meet the Team

Regular visitors to Pennywell will know some of the team here and many of you are very familiar faces to us. As well as the people you meet when you visit the farm, there is a team behind the scenes all year round, all with a common aim – making the visitor experience the best Read More…

This story appeared on November 5, 2019

7 Reasons to Visit Devon this Autumn

Autumn piglets

Whether you are one of the people fortunate enough to call Devon home or if you are planning to visit this autumn, Devon always has new things to discover. From wild moorland to stunning coastline, Devon really does have it all. If you want to enjoy a real taste of Devon, here are 7 ideas Read More…

This story appeared on October 7, 2019

Top Tips for Pennywell Season Ticket Holders

Family Group at Pennywell Farm

With unlimited visits from the beginning of February Half Term to the end of October Half Term, a Pennywell season ticket is great value. We want you to get the very best from every visit you make to Pennywell Farm and encourage you to make use your season ticket treats. Take a look at our Read More…

This story appeared on July 2, 2019

Jun
15

8 Best Instagramable Spots at Pennywell Farm

Piggies at Pennywell Farm, Devon Tourist Attraction

Whether it’s Instagram, Facebook or Twitter, we all love to share images of what we are doing and where we’ve been to our Social Media. If you want to look like a pro with minimum effort, take a look at these amazing backdrops, all available at @PennywellFarm for a great selfie. 1. The Fishponds A Read More…

This story appeared on June 15, 2019

May
21

30 Years of Pennywell Magic

Birthday cake

Pennywell is celebrating its 30th Birthday this month and here are 30 little snippets from the attractions history that you may not know: 1. When Chris and Nicky first bought the land, it wasn’t a farm, just a bare field site with no hedges, water or power. 2. The name ‘Pennywell’ was created by Nicky Read More…

This story appeared on May 21, 2019

Apr
25

6 of the Best South Devon Experience Days

South Devon

Whether it’s a gift for the person who has everything, a treat for yourself or an idea to enhance your holiday in South Devon, we are all booking and giving more experience days than ever before. We have put together 6 of the best experiences that are exclusive to South Devon. Enjoy! Ashburton Cookery School Read More…

This story appeared on April 25, 2019

10 Reasons to Discover England

London Taxi

If you like the idea a short break, a weekend away or just making the most of your own surroundings, England has it all. Steeped in history, surrounded by stunning coastline and with achingly beautiful countryside, England is hard to beat. Time to get out and about,  broaden your English horizons and see what’s out there. Read More…

This story appeared on April 9, 2019

10 Pennywell Miniature Pig Moments

Resting piglets

Pictures of the Pennywell Miniature Pigs never fail to bring a smile. We’ve had some great moments and the world famous porkers even have their own calendar. We’ve put together some of our favourite images for you to enjoy. 1. A tender moment Taken on a leaflet photo shoot, the photographer was chatting, giving both Read More…

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Beat the Winter Blues in South Devon

Waiting for Spring

We are blessed to live in a beautiful area with amazing scenery and a climate that is generally kinder than the rest of the UK. However, we do still have to live through winter and even in Devon, the post-Christmas blues, short dark days and icy temperatures can leave even the most positive person feeling Read More…

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