Make the most of your October 1/2 term stay

We love helping guests plan how to have the best time with us and below are some suggestions for ½ term and late Autumn.  We still have some availability across bed and breakfast and the cottages, you will always get the most up to date availability and best price booking direct via our website. Days

Get festive this December

We are very excited to say for the first time we will be open throughout Christmas and New Year and would love to welcome you to stay with us whether you’re staying in one of our B&B rooms or hired out our cottages. To help make your December or Christmas stay with us extra special,

A wedding day that hit all the right notes…

Dairy Barns was delighted to play host to Anna and Will’s wedding reception this summer which was featured on the cover of the EDP Weddings supplement.  Anna works for the BBC and Will teaches at Broadland High School are both keen musicians who shared the same trumpet teacher. They married at St Nicholas Church in

Are you going to the Worstead Festival?

We love the Worstead Festival. It’s quite amazing that a little village has been holding such a huge event for 50 years!  This year it’s on the weekend of 25th/26th July and its well worth a visit if you’ve never been. You’ll see heavy horses, vintage vehicles, crafts and an art show, animals, traditional “sideshows”

Breaking news …

We are so excited to hear that Emma and Sam who held their wedding at Dairy Barns last year with a beautiful blue and yellow spring theme have not only won the regional East Anglian 2014 Wedding of the Year but are about to be announced as winners of the National competition too!  With photos

Time to celebrate women’s achievements worldwide

8th March is International Women’s Day – a day when we celebrate the achievements of women worldwide.  There are so many inspirational women around the world, both past and present – Norfolk’s very own Edith Cavell is perhaps one of the first that comes to mind. It has been observed for over 100 years and

National Nest Box Week

National Nest Box Week 14-21 February 2015 Did you know that this week is National Nest Box Week when our bird population start thinking about where to start raising their family? We’re very lucky to see so many different species of birds here around the Farm and we’ve recently been busy putting up even more

It’s not all Jam and Jerusalem …

Do you know anything about the Women’s Institute – the good old WI?  Well, in September this year the WI will be celebrating 100 years in the UK as the country’s first WI was formed in Llanfair, Anglesey on 16 September 1915 and there is a special exhibition at The Forum in Norwich 14th –


We’re looking forward to Pancake Day on 17th February. We love them with chocolate spread and banana! You’d be amazed at just how quickly those pancakes seem to disappear, leaving all those empty plates waiting to be washed up.  Did you know that pancake day, also known as Shrove Tuesday is celebrated in many countries

Holidays are coming…

The schools break up for the Christmas holidays on 19th December and no doubt the children will be asking “what can we do … we’re bored”. Well, there’s lots to do all across Norfolk no matter what the weather One of our favourites is to take in one of the Christmas Shows taking place in