We “Love The Broads”

As passionate ambassadors for the Love The Broads visitor giving scheme we’d like to offer them our congratulations for being shortlisted as a Finalist in the Best Marketing category at the EDP Visit Norfolk Tourism Awards 2014. Unfortunately, they didn’t win the category but their achievements were recognised and gained them publicity which is great.

Splashing about on the river.

As the old song says, there’s “nothing better than splashing about on the river”. Well here in our part of Norfolk we are in the Broads National Park with miles of rivers and Broads to explore. There are cycleways and footpaths galore but if you want to get to the heart of the Broads there’s

Award-winning shopping in Norwich

Some great news out this week – Norwich Lanes has come out on top in the City category of Great British High Street of the Year. Just 20 miles from Dairy Barns, many of our guests like to pay a visit to our Fine City of Norwich and, of course, right now we’re all thinking

We’re finalists…

Here at Dairy Barns we have always known how important it is to our business to look after our customers. That’s why we were entered into the EDP Business Awards 2014 in the Customer Care category. We were honoured to be selected as Finalists and attended the Awards Ceremony last week when EDP Editor, Nigel

Remember, Remember the 5th of November

Bonfire Night will soon be upon us and time for fireworks and bonfire parties. Great fun for children and adults but please remember to keep pets safe and sound inside. Of course farm animals can also be frightened by the loud noises and flashes so we’ll be keeping an eye on all our 4-legged friends

Spooooky Halloween fun for your little ones!

School half-term holidays start tomorrow and if you have little ones who want to get involved with Halloween, but nothing too scary – may we recommend the Halloween Event at Wroxham Barns Junior Farm running from 23rd October till 2nd November. With spooky face painting, a pumpkin hunt, story telling, scary arts & crafts and

Reasons to be cheerful…

Why we love Hickling! Lound Farm is on the edge of the lovely Broadland village of Hickling – a great place to live and work or, of course, to visit and stay a while at any time of the year.Hickling is a large village with a mix of old and new homes, many thatched and

Happy Halloween

Halloween will soon be upon us which the children love and of course they will be on half-term holiday too. So if you don’t want to send them out “trick or treating” and perhaps you’re looking for something a bit different to do for the whole family then there are all sorts of spooky events

Cracking Crockery…

We love Emma Bridgewater’s beautiful crockery and use it here at Dairy Barns for our guests’ farmhouse breakfasts. Just recently we treated ourselves to some delightful new plates which make it a real pleasure cooking all that bacon and eggs every morning when we serve our guests with our favourite china. The cheerful designs look

Norfolk Getaways

Norfolk isn’t all sun hats and ice cream you know. It’s a beautiful county with our fine City of Norwich as well as beaches, market towns, rivers, pretty villages, marshes, countryside, historic houses and so much more to discover whatever the season. Why not plan a visit now for half-term or even a winter break.