We are delighted to be re-opening Raby Home Farm to the public this year as part of the national LEAF Open Farm Sunday event.
Sunday 12th June | 10am – 4pm
On Sunday 12th June, farms up and down the country will be giving people a chance to experience everyday farm life first hand and learn more about how the food on our plates is produced.Come and see our oilseed and cereal crops, which include barley and wheat and meet some of our animals. We have sheep, our famous herds of Longhorn cattle and, of course, our herds of red and fallow deer. Learn about farm stewardship, how we care for our environment and much more.
Open Farm Sunday consists of a 45 minute tractor ride through Home Farm and Parkland seeing many visitors along the way, tickets available soon.
This month Raby will be hosting the Teesdale Athletics Club for the Raby Castle Races. Offering a 5k Fun Run and 10k Race, runners can enter to take part through their website. Take in the beautiful surroundings of our green parklands and mighty fortress as you join other avid runners for an exciting day out. […]READ MORE
Join Bright Wood’s Forest School Book Walk, How Hungry is a Caterpillar? Monday 30th May | 10.30am and 1.30pm Inspired By Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar this will be a session of interactive activities and sensory experiences. Based in the garden, surrounded by fruit trees, we will look at how to encourage butterflies into […]READ MORE
Celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee in elegant style with a picnic within the beautiful castle grounds deer park. Saturday 28th May – Sunday 5th June | 10am – 4pm The picnic boxes include a delicious selection of sandwiches including coronation chicken, cucumber, sea salt and dill; local ham and pear chutney; and Teesdale egg mayonnaise and […]READ MORE