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Take the dog with you!

27th February 2013 | Dee's Diary, Events, places to go & things to do., Local News, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Just an note that we now advertise with ‘ We accept pets’. Sometimes its hard to find the right care  for your dog when you go away…well why not keep everyone happy and bring your furry friend with you .Here at Southlands Farm we have a drying room and plenty of hose pipes to wash Read the full post

Snow days, tough on wildlife.

22nd January 2013 | Charles' Rants, Local News, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

  This morning as I was going round the stock, I noticed this rabbit hole in the hedgerow. It was the damage to the young hedge plants that first grabbed my attention, life must be tough for a rabbit at the moment. The turbine looks interesting from here, it reminds me of  ”Ice Station Read the full post

3rd August 2012 | Local News, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Some times our guests have such a good time, they do something special. Thanks Max & Josh! Read the full post

Robson’s Arrival!

21st November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Local News, Shop, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Robson’s arrival! Lavender one of our lovely lady Dexters has just had the sweetest bull calf with a curly black coat. We have called him “Robson” after the great chap who is making Charles’s new shed with him as it was all action on the shed when this little Dexter made his Read the full post

Christmas cooking at Southlands Farm

21st November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Food, Local News, Shop, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Today we have been busy baking. Claire and I have made hundreds of mince pies in preparation for our very first Open Day on Sunday 11th of December. It definitely made us feel festive with wonderful smells of cooking and coffee filling the kitchen. More baking is in hand although next time I think w Read the full post

Getting Crafty for Christmas!

16th November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Local News, Shop, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

Here at Southlands Farm I have been getting creative preparing for our Open Day event on Sunday 11th of December. The farmhouse kitchen is a flurry with glitter, fairy’s, gingham, felt and fabric…creating delicious decorations that you won’t find on the high street.?….You see Read the full post

The New Farm Shop is Open!

11th November 2011 | Dee's Diary, Food, Local News, Shop, Southlands Farm News | 2 Comments

It is So exciting! We have been busy cooking, labelling, packaging and at last it has all come together in the opening of our tiny Farm Shop. It is possibly the smallest shop in England! but what it lacks in size it hopefully makes up for in content! Charles and I are passionate about low ... Read the full post

Gunnerton Fete.

23rd May 2011 | Events, places to go & things to do., Local News, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

The first Fete in Gunnerton certainly in living memory,  The Methodist Chapel used to use a tent on it’s anniversary before the First World War, and St. Christopher’s Church used the Reading Room. Enjoy the pictures……………. Read the full post

Kielder Marathon

19th February 2010 | Events, places to go & things to do., Local News, Southlands Farm News | No Comments

This year will be the first Kielder Marathon is going to be on Sunday 7th October, it is limited to 1000 runners and entries close on the 12th of March. It looks like huge fun and had I not made a pledge never to do anything like it again at the end of the Great ... Read the full post

Hedley Barrel Race

19th February 2010 | Events, places to go & things to do., Local News | No Comments

Looking for something to do on Easter Monday, this could be very good spectator sport! The Feathers Inn Read the full post

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