Our Winter Solstice Celebration 2017 with Ragged Trousers

Our Winter Solstice Celebration 2017 with Ragged Trousers https://youtu.be/xMOfuqM5Ww0 Our Winter Solstice Celebration event this year will be a ‘Jacob’s Join’ buffet with some great entertainment thrown in. It will be held at Burscough Cricket Club on Thursday 21st December 2017 at 6.30pm. For members who don’t originate from this ‘neck of the woods’, a … Read more

Samhain Review

Our Samhain event turned out to be quite spectacular. The day started with us all being taught to make willow lanterns by artist, Becky. It was satisfying to know that all the lanterns made from our willow, grown on the field. If there are any willow lantern makers out there, please take note, we are … Read more

Samhain Event 2017

  Come join us at the farm on Saturday the 28th October for a FREE day of crafting, festivities and eats as we mark the end of the growing season with our 3rd annual Samhain event; SAMHAIN 2017! Samhain (pronounced SAH-win) is a Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter or the “darker … Read more

National C.S.A. Day – 1st October 2017

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Grow, Cook and Eat Your Way To A Better Life – A Talk

I have been asked to give a presentation for a new project being run by Burscough Hub Group. The Hub have previously run a project to help people gain access to the internet. The new project wants to tackle the issue of loneliness and its negative effect on our health and wellbeing. The Burscough Hub Group wants to … Read more

All We Are Saying…..is come see our farm.

Let’s just say that food is important to us at Burscough Community Farm. Eating good food is a pretty big incentive to growing it as far as I am concerned. It’s a good job that earning money isn’t at the top of the list of reasons why we do it. Seeing what someone else can … Read more

Mothers Day

Feeling creative? Why not put your own creative stamp on Mother’s Day this year, by taking part in a fun movement and music workshop with your family!

Its Mother’s Day this weekend, and if you looking for something fun (and free!) to do for the whole family then look no further. This Sunday is the second workshop instalment of the Sowing Seeds project! So there’s no need to spend lots of money on a mud bath this Mothers Day, as the farm has plenty to go around for free!

Dont worry dads, granparents, aunites and uncles are all invited too – the more the merrier this weekend! All levels are welcome and the workshop is family friendly and suitable for all ages! All you need to bring is yourself, your enthusiasm and a sense of humour.

Workshop Dates: Sunday 26 March 2017
Time: 11.30am – 1.30pm’

To find out more and book your free place click here.

Sowing Seeds and Sowing Seeds

Sunday saw the latest instalment of our ‘Sowing Seeds’ arts project where people came to the farm to make props for the performance on Sunday 2nd of April. Lots of new faces saw the farm for the first time and had a great time cutting sticking and folding. Next Sunday (26th March) is the ‘music … Read more

Samhain Celebration 2016

Final Countdown To Samhain Fundraiser 2016 Saturday 29th October 6-10pm, Burscough Cricket Club Join us as we mark the turning of the year, celebrating things gone and embracing things to come. ***MUST RSVP BY THE END OF THIS WEEKEND*** We can now confirm the line-up of fabulous and fun Samhain-themed activities on offer: Hot-pot dinner … Read more