Other Things we offer
When we are not holding our own events, Lower Shaw Farm is available for other groups to use. A standard weekend ‘package’ would be use of accommodation, yoga studio, meeting rooms, and outdoor spaces for 10 to 15 people at £120 each, inclusive of meals and snacks from Friday evening to Sunday lunch. For larger groups (up to about 35), the cost is £110 per person. Please contact us for prices for other arrangements.
Facilities available include The Hayloft (yoga studio), The Centre (large meeting room) and the Cat’s Room (smaller meeting room) Accommodation for up to 35 people. Meals can be provided, using homegrown, local and mostly organic food. Lots of covered and outdoor space in alternative setting for all manner of activities. Reasonable prices. Give us a ring on 01793 771080 if you would like to explore possibilities of hiring Lower Shaw Farm, for as short or as long as you like, for a few people or for many. We welcome all enquiries.
Volunteers and temporary residents
Live in, help out, enjoy.
Enquiries always welcome from individuals wishing to experience life down on this farm and meet other people. Short stays or long stays arranged by mutual agreement. Also Working Weekends held about once a month.
Educational Visits – for schools and playgroups
Guided exploratory walks round the farm and gardens to discover the animal and plant life, with a chance to feed the animals, take part in seasonal farm activities, and play in the big barn.
Lower Shaw Farm Children’s Project
A registered charity which runs activities and courses at the farm for local children and their families. These include Activity Days in the school holidays, healthy cookery classes, etc. Donations to the Project are always gratefully received, and are used to put on events, and improve facilities..
Team Building – you could do it here!
An opportunity to team-build in an unusual setting. Juggling, drumming, story-walks, earth oven baking, big barn swinging, and communal cooking are just a few of the bonding activities on offer.
If you would like to know more about any of the above, please contact us – details below. And if you have any wicked, wonderful, and workable ideas for events or activities at Lower Shaw Farm, please give us a ring, or write. We like exploratory chat, realistic optimism, and pioneering ventures!
Tel: 01793 771080
Post: Lower Shaw Farm, Old Shaw Lane, Shaw, Swindon, Wiltshire SN5 5PJ