sheep in for lambing

The sheep are home for lambing!

February 12th, 2017

We have a small number of ewes lambing this year.  The 45 ewes came into their straw filled shed today.  They have fresh silage, water and turnips to nibble on.  The lights are left on all night so they can see what’s going on should there be a night time delivery!  The first arrivals will be posted… Read More »

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Encouraging Wildlife to the Local Nature Reserve.

February 3rd, 2017

A new Tawny Owl box has been placed in the nearby Coed y Felin Nature Reserve thanks to donations from Fron Farm Caravan Park and it’s visitors.  The box was made by Amy and Graham of the Wildlife Trust at the Caravan Park during the summer holidays.  Holiday-makers were given the chance to help construct… Read More »

bee hotel

We’ve taken the Honey Bee pledge!

February 2nd, 2017

Under construction: a ‘Bee Hotel’ and a ‘Nectar Bar’! It has been estimated that we have lost 97% of our flower-rich grassland since the 1930s. As bees rely entirely upon flowers for food, it is unsurprising that their populations began to rapidly decline in most places.  We want to play a part in reversing this decline of… Read More »

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We are members of Farm Stay UK.

February 2nd, 2017

Why choose Farm Stay UK accommodation? Farm Stay UK has been promoting rural breaks for over 35 years. Their properties offer magnificent views, fresh air, great local food and the opportunity to see how a real farm works. It is all about experiencing the great outdoors first hand.  We at Fron Farm look forward to welcoming… Read More »

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The Clwydian Range – An Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB)

February 2nd, 2017

Ceri Roberts of Fron Farm Caravan Park joined part of a team of Flintshire Tourism Ambassadors to achieve the AONB Guide Qualification in October 2016. The course was held over a number of months in various locations across the Clwydian Range, on our doorstep and also the Dee Valley area, near Llangollen.  At an awards presentation at Theatre… Read More »

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Pic by: RICHARD STANTON. Tel: (01588) 660210 / (07774) 286733. email: Rich5@compuserve.com   12/06/03.

Native Tree Planting November 2016

February 2nd, 2017

20 natives species of trees were planted on the Holiday Home Park during a very busy few days in November. Why? Wildlife In addition to providing vital habitat for birds, many other species of wildlife benefits as well. The colorful array of butterflies and moths are all dependent on very specific native plant species. Native plants… Read More »

kerry hill close up

A new flock of Kerry Hill Sheep – our lambs are due the 1st week in March 2017!

October 30th, 2016

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Wales Coastal Path – access it at Flint (20 minutes drive from Fron Farm)

October 30th, 2016

         

Many pumpkins

Halloween photos 2016

October 30th, 2016

The first Saturday of half term, Saturday 22nd October saw Halloween being celebrated a week earlier here at Fron Farm.  There was a great turnout and here are some photos.

defib sign

We are raising money for a defibrillator at Fron Farm Caravan Park.

October 30th, 2016

Following the collection at the Halloween Party and donations since then, our collection stands at £125.00.