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Jan
30

10 Reasons to Become a Pennywell Season Ticket Holder!

Could a Pennywell Season Ticket be right for you? We asked our visitors what they love most… Here are 10 reasons our Season Ticket Holders LOVE their membership with us. 1 – Visit Whenever You Like With unlimited visits, you will never feel like you have ‘nothing to do’ again! You can visit whenever you’re Read More…

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Oct
30

Christmas 2023! Experience The Magic At Pennywell Farm.

Pennywell Pigs

We invite you to take a very special journey into Bethlehem where the story of the first Christmas is brought to life. The farm is transformed into a winter wonderland with twinkling lights, hundreds of Christmas trees and plenty of Christmas sparkle. You will be greeted and taken along a tree-lined path, inside to the Read More…

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Sep
19

Pennywell Pumpkin Festival 2023!

There is something super exciting sprouting at Pennywell this October… Introducing The Pennywell Pumpkin Festival! With all your favourite activities PLUS the Pennywell Pumpkin Festival included in your ticket price, this event is a must-see for you and your family! Even BIGGER and BETTER than last year, the 2023 Pumpkin Festival at Pennywell includes… 🎃 Read More…

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Feb
7

February Half Term Fun at Pennywell Farm

February Half Term is always one of the highlights of our Season here at Pennywell. Re-opening after the winter and welcoming visitors back to our Award-Winning Farm brings a huge feeling of joy to both our team and all of our friendly animals! We love sharing with you the new and improved attractions we have Read More…

This story appeared on February 7, 2023

Sep
20

Wildlife in Your Garden

As Autumn is firmly approaching, it’s great to look back on the Summer months – Summer is always a blast at Pennywell Farm! Just like us, the animals enjoy chilling out in the afternoon sun, and having a snooze. Humphrey the piggy is extra good at this! But even while the animals relax, the wildlife Read More…

This story appeared on September 20, 2022

Sep
17

The Pennywell Miniature Pig Story

Did you know that the piggies at the farm are actually our very own breed?! Shortly after Pennywell opened it’s doors in 1989 it became clear that pigs were exceedingly popular with visitors. The problem was that traditional breeds are very large, grow up quickly and don’t tend to be particularly friendly. In 1992, Chris Read More…

This story appeared on September 17, 2022

Jan
24

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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Jul
23

South Devon Beach Guide

This ultimate guide to South Devon beaches gives you a snapshot of each unique beach. Clear, safe waters, sand beaches and shingle beaches, miles of stunning coastal walks, dramatic cliffs and beautiful backdrops. the beaches of South Devon really do have it all! Be inspired and go slightly off the beaten track or visit the Read More…

This story appeared on July 23, 2021

Jun
7

How to plan the perfect kids’ birthday party in 2021!

Two children with party hats and balloons

It’s the one day of the year that has to be perfect and memorable for your child – their birthday. A birthday party is a great way to celebrate. We have some tips and ideas to take the stress out of your birthday party planning. Whether you are hosting a few toddlers at home or looking Read More…

This story appeared on June 7, 2021