As part of the Family Care Trusts 25th Anniversary celebrations the challenge was set to have 25 events throughout 2019/2020 to raise money and awareness for the trust. As part of this we are going to try and climb Mount Everest in a day on the climbing wall at Flash Climbing Centre in Solihull. This would require us to climb 29,035 in 12 hours! This is a huge undertaking and will be…
Come and join us for a Trivia and chilli night at Newlands Bishop Farm on 28th February 2020 7pm-10.30pm. There is a bar on site, raffle and heads and tails game. Teams of 4-8 are encouraged for a fun filled night! Tickets are £10 and are available through eventbrite, please click HERE. Any dietary requirements please email in advance. We look forward to seeing you!
Family Care Trust is hosting its first ever comedy night as part of the 25th anniversary celebrations! 26th October at Knowle village hall at 7pm. Tickets are £12.50 and are available via the link below, come and join us for a laugh while raising money for the trust 😊 https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/comedy-night-tickets-69581148087
26 Sep 2019
Over the last three weeks we have been very lucky to have been joined by several teams from Jaguar Landrover who have tackled a wide variety of jobs all over the farm. Post bashing in the horses field was top of the list and the teams ensured that over 100 posts were bashed into the ground by hand all around the field ready for the field to be used throughout the winter.…
22 Sep 2019
Newlands Bishop Farm welcomed teenagers from the Chernobyl Childrens Project to the farm for an afternoon of fun, food and animals! To read the full article please follow the link here https://solihullobserver.co.uk/news/farm-in-solihull-borough-welcomes-teenagers-from-chernobyl-in-cancer-remission/?fbclid=IwAR1ikuephYqfS0QxV4YEFwBhjfPfzRDenwyz5mnkZHLNWur67hhfk_axkHc
18 Sep 2019
Here’s the Family Care Trust team taking on the Birmingham half marathon on 13th October. Its a huge challenge and we really appreciate the time it takes to train for an event like this 💪🏻 The event has interviewed the team to see how their preparation is going which you can read here If you would like to sponsor the team no matter how much please follow the link here 💪🏻 its for…
23 Aug 2019
A massive thank you to everyone who supported the vintage tea party held in the tipis at Newlands Bishop Farm. The event raised a huge £920 which will go towards the Blanning Welfare Fund. A huge thank you to all of the following for their generous raffle donations - Theo Georgio Knowle - 3 hair vouchers Mr Carlton - Champagne Newlands Bishop Farm - hanging baskets Four Ashes Adventure Golf - voucher…
17 Jul 2019
The farm has received £22,900 to go towards funding sport activities for the project workers. These grants have ensured that the project workers attending the farm have access to a wide range of activities including tennis, climbing and cricket. Having access to sport helps promote healthy lifestyles as well as the positive effect sport can have on mental health and above all having fun! We cannot thank the Postcode Community Trust and…
16 Jul 2019
What a fantastic turn out to The Blanning Cake Sale! A grand total of £620.00 was raised towards the Welfare fund which helps fund Entertainment and trips out for all service users. Once again thank you for all your support, we really appreciate it!
12 Jul 2019
This year the trust will be celebrating its 25th Anniversary with 25 events taking place to raise money over the next year. The focus of the events will be to raise awareness of the trust throughout Solihull and to raise money for future projects the trust has in place at the same time! Keep an eye out for these events taking place across the trust on our Facebook page
03 Dec 2018
Come and join the farm this Friday for the Christmas sales day on 7th December 11-3. Be sure to pop down and check the farm out, there will be lots on offer including Christmas trees, calendars, jams, crafts and fresh food in the cafe.