16 Jun · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

Halloween is coming…..

Can you believe we are thinking about Halloween already?! Well we’re really excited to be teaming up with Just Imagine NW to bring you a Harry Potter Halloween Trail on SATURDAY 28th OCTOBER 2017. Each experience trail lasts fo 45 minutes and includes the below:- Begin in our Witchcraft & Wizardry Classroom – Meet your new …


18 May · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

BAYER / FACE education awards 2017

We are thrilled to have been shortlisted for the Future of Farming Champion Award which is for a farm which is making an outstanding contribution to improving young people’s understanding of the food and farming sector. Activities may be across any or all age ranges to include, for example, encouraging entrepreneurship through school farmers’ markets, offering …


6 May · Old Holly Farm · No Comments


We are looking for a Apprentice or Commis Chef to join our team! You must have a passion for food, the ability to work as part of a busy team and want the opportunity to build skill and confidence. Our kitchen team has over 40 years experience, and we make everything on site, including all our cakes, sweets, …


1 Apr · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

UK Coffee Week

UK Coffee Week is a nationwide fundraising initiative where coffee operators, trade professionals and their customers join together to celebrate the vibrancy of British coffee culture while raising valuable funds for the communities which grow our coffee. All funds raised during this week go directly to Project Waterfall, an initiative established to bring clean water …


1 Apr · Old Holly Farm · One Comment

Easter Fun at the Farm

The Easter bunny has been and hidden lots of eggs all over our farm, plus she’s challenged you to answer 5 questions about Old Holly and our animals – can you find all the eggs and get all 5 questions correct?! If you think you can, pop along to our Farm Shop and pick up an entry …


27 Feb · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

Avian Influenza HRA Feb 2017 : UPDATE JUNE 2017

UPDATE JUNE 2017: all remaining restrictions have now been lifted, and we can manage our chickens as before the outbreak, taking the best possible care of them all. Update: May 2017 From the 15th May 2017 a new Avian Influenza Protection Zone (AIPZ) has been put in place covering the districts of Barrow-in-Furness, South Lakeland, …


3 Feb · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

Avian Influenza Surveilance Zone, Jan 2017

Restrictions applied following confirmation of an outbreak of AVIAN INFLUENZA. Jan 2017. Following an outbreak of avian influenza within the Preston postcode area, Old Holly Farm now falls within the Surveillance Zone, and we are now subject to the conditions and movement restrictions that apply within this zone. This means that our chickens continue to be kept inside, …


17 Jan · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

Playbarn Prices

Please note our new admission charges from 6th February 2017 £4.50 per child Children under 12 months are FREE Family Tickets £4 each for 3 or more children in one group Parent & Toddler session (Mon 9am-11.30am, term time only) £4 per child Registered Child minder rates available – £3.00 per child Discounted rates available …


9 Dec · Old Holly Farm · No Comments

Lancaster & Morecambe Education Awards 2016

Old Holly Farm was delighted be a sponsor at this years Lancaster & Morecambe Education Awards 2016, run by the Lancaster & Morecambe newspapers. The winners were announced at a glittering ceremony at the Grand Hall, Lancaster University on Wednesday 30th November 2016. We were proud to sponsor this years “Primary School Pupil of the …


9 Dec · Old Holly Farm · 4 Comments

Christmas Opening Hours 2016

These are our Christmas Opening hours for 2016 >> Up to and including 23rd December: 9am – 5pm Christmas Eve: 8am – 3pm Christmas Day: CLOSED Boxing Day: CLOSED 27th December: CLOSED 28th December: 9am – 5pm 29th December: 9am – 5pm 30th December: 9am – 5pm New Years Eve: 9am – 4pm Near Years …