Everyone gets a chance to feed the lambs
There are lots of things to do and see, including sheep shearing demonstrations and sheep-dog trials and a ride around the farm on a tractor-drawn trailer. There is also a quirky humorist at work behind some of the attractions:
The ducks have this rather splendid house but perhaps not for much longer!
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We attended the Sheep Race and I put my entire fortune on the appropriately named Alderknitty:
Unfortunately, as they came round Ewe Turn, heading for the finish, I noticed my jockey (in blue) was riding backwards! All was not lost as my son had become joint owner of the winner, Red Ram, and we took home a magnificent cup.
I think this was the highlight of the day for 8 month old Charlotte.