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Family fun day at Linby farm


Families can enjoy a fun day event at Linby’s Brooke Farm this Saturday (July 8).

A variety of activities are on offer, including a dog show, face painting, giant jenga and a bouncy castle.

Attendees wanting a bite to eat can make the most of a hog roast and the cakes available, and there is plenty on sale at craft stalls and in the farm shop.

Councillor Stuart Wallace, Chair of Nottinghamshire County Council’s Adult Social Care and Public Health Committee, said: “There is something for everyone at this family fun day whether you like to shop, watch a dog show or are looking for activities to keep your kids happy and busy.”

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The event runs from 10am to 4pm and entry is free but some activities will have a charge.

The farm is run by Nottinghamshire County Council and employs staff with mixed abilities and offers training to people with disabilities.

The farm shop offers a range of home-grown produce for sale including, free range eggs, seasonal vegetables, salad and fruit, flowers and plants along with locally-sourced products such as bread, milk, preserves, pickles, cakes and biscuits.

Produce grown at Brooke farm is sold at the farm shop in Main Street, Linby, and is open Monday to Thursday 8am to 3.45pm, Friday 8am to 3.15pm and Saturday 8am to 3pm.

For further information on the shop call 0115 963 2638.

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