Organisation Name
Lawrence Weston Community Farm

Lawrence Weston Community Farm is a community-managed project that aims to improve the quality of life for local people and its service users by working with local people and others to provide a range of innovative, exciting, educational, environmental and recreational activities in Lawrence Weston. The farm is particularly interested in combating social exclusion and providing a safe and supportive environment in which people can flourish and contribute positively to their community.

Facilities and Activities:
* Working farm
* Main farmyard and pond area
* Picnic benches
* Toilet facilities including nappy changing unit
* Lunch Club held in the Community Room on Tuesdays at 12.30
* Lunch, Pudding and a cup of tea or coffee for £2.50. Children's portions available.

Other opportunities:
* Arts and crafts activities
* Volunteer opportunities
* Holiday Activities
* Traditional crafts
* Farm produce

All welcome. Community transport available.
Good, modern accessible facilities for all kinds of functions from parties to meetings can be hired at a reasonable rate.

Training opportunities:
* OCN (Open College Network) Courses in Animal Care, Gardening and Forest School
* Opportunities for students from local colleges and local schools to do work experience.

Entry to the farm is free but donations to the farm are welcomed.
Children under 10 years of age must be accompanied.

Organisation Type
Community Group
Alternative names
Lawrence Weston Community Farm Lunch Club
This organisation provides support around
Socialising / Out and About Living, Learning, Working
This organisation provides support for
Children & Young People Families Older People Learning Difficulties
Is there a cost for these services?
Cost information

Free entry to farm, charges for some services.

Concessions information

To members of the farm.

How can people access this service?
Business Hours
MondayClosed Except for Bank Holidays
TuesdayFrom 09:30To 16:30Closes at 3.30 in Winter
WednesdayFrom 09:30To 16:30Closes at 3.30 in Winter
ThursdayFrom 09:30To 16:30Closes at 3.30 in Winter
FridayFrom 09:30To 16:30Closes at 3.30 in Winter
SaturdayFrom 09:30To 16:30Closes at 3.30 in Winter
SundayFrom 09:30To 16:30Closes at 3.30 in Winter

Primary Organisation Details

Primary Address Details

Address 1
Saltmarsh Drive
Address 2
Lawrence Weston
BS11 0NJ

Organisation Contact Methods


Venue Address Details

Contact Details

Contact Name
Paul Jayson
Job title / Position
Farm Manager


Helpline Details

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General Accessibility

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Access Questions

Are there bus stops nearby?
Approx. distance?
100 metres
Bus numbers?
40, 41, 41A
Is there a rail station nearby?
Approx. distance?
2 miles
Is there a car park nearby?
Approx. distance?
5 metres
Is there on-street parking in close proximity to the premises?
Approx. distance?

External Access

Are external doors 900mm or more wide with flat thresholds?
On external doors are the handles a contrasting colour and tone to the door?
Are there external steps?
If so, how many?
Do these steps have a handrail?
Are the edges of the steps a contrasting colour to the steps?
Is there a ramp?
Does this ramp have a handrail?

Internal Access

On internal doors are the handles a contrasting colour and tone to the door?
Can people with an assistance dog access the service accompanied by their dog?
Does the toilet have a minimum size of 2200mm × 1500mm
Does the toilet have grab rails - 2x horizontal?
Does the toilet have grab rails - 2x vertical?
Does the toilet have grab rails - 1x drop-down?


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