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Vistors Welcome over the Summer You are welcome to visit Cragend Farm between 10am - 5pm during the Summer Holidays to see the historic farm built by Lord Armstrong of Cragside for his prize cattle. Shaun and Lou will be happy to show you around and you can see how they are getting on with the renovations to the buildings. ...

Art Club We are very fortunate to have visiting artists interested in drawing and painting both inside and outside at Cragend Farm.  June is  a great month for fine weather and a great chance to sit outside with a pencil and paper. This week we have been visited by the Kirkwhelpington Art Group. Thank you for coming! ...

The Elder trees are in full bloom and the sunshine has brought out the glorious scent of the elderflowers. We are collecting the head to make elderflower cordial and have a go at making Elderflower champagne. One is easy the other is not so easy but we will see how it goes! ...

We are thrilled to be starting a herd of rare breed cattle.  They arrived in early June. This pedigree breed, the Whitebred Shorthorn, originally a local breed, is often used to cross with Highland or Galloway Cattle to  breed a successful beef cow. We hope to keep this herd pure bred with the intention of having a "Cragend" herd.   http://www.whitebredshorthorn.com/history/i ...

We are very pleased to announce that we have been certified by Northumberland County Council as a Produced in Northumberland official Bed & Breakfast supplier. This means we endeavour to supply our guests with produce made in Northumberland in season, which includes sausages from local butchers, honey, eggs and jam. We also have our own fruit in season and the breakfast is ...

OPEN DAY - Wednesday 14th June 2017 Visitors were encouraged to take a look around the farm and learn about the innovative engineering that Lord Armstrong of Cragside designed and built at Cragend Farm. It was a huge success raising funds for The Great North Air Ambulance and Rothbury Christmas Lights. Shaun & Lou Renwick would like to thank everyone who came along, and ...

"Stay With Us" Gift cards available for you to buy for relatives and friends for birthday and wedding presents. Whether its one night or more there are B&B and holiday cottage options near Cragside, Rothbury. Contact Lou Renwick 01669-621533 lourenwick@cragendfarm.co.uk for details. ...

Northumberland Day will be on 28th May 2017. Come and visit us and see our Northumberland Heritage. The Grade II* listed Silo Tower built by Lord Armstrong of Cragside. ...

A Taste of Italy We are looking forward to next Wednesday when Mary Wilkins hosts 'A Taste of Italy' Demo & Dine Lunch at Cragend Grange. Preparations are being made to make sure everything is ready for all our guests. Pasta making and Italian wine tasting, along with many other delicious flavours of Italy. To book your place contact www.marywilkinscookery.co.uk or call Lo ...

As well as having two new lambs to add to our flock, I have been busy planting autumn raspberry plants and blackcurrant bushes in the Farmhouse garden. I have potted some of the smaller specimens up ready for our Plant Sale when we have our Open Day on 14th June. It is a lovely time of year when the Daffodils are out and the weather is fair enough to start the summer planting. ...