Shropshire Council

October half term at Acton Scott

12 October 2017 Last updated at 08:26

Take a look at our October timetable of events. Please note that all of our normal daily demonstrations and farmyard activities such as chicken handling will continue as normal.

Date Activity
Saturday 21 October
  • Steam threshing
  • Farrier at the forge
  • Wheelwright demos
Sunday 22 October
  • Steam threshing
  • Butter making
  • Stevie Walker textiles
Monday 23 October
  • Mini-farmers club
  • Blacksmith demos
Tuesday 24 October
  • Cider making with the Acton apple press (weather dependent)
  • Rag rugging workshops
  • Wheelwright demos
Wednesday 25 October
  • Farm of Fear - pick 'n' mix crafts*
  • Farrier making lucky horseshoes
  • Besom broom making
Thursday 26 October Closed
Friday 27 October Closed
Saturday 28 October
  • Steam threshing
  • Flame work demos and have-a-go sessions with Fox Glass
Sunday 29 October
  • Steam threshing
  • Model wheelwrights
  • Butter making

*With fun crafts, games and activities to get you in the mood for Halloween. Pick 'n' mix crafts from 50p, including weaving snails, wool spiders, clay monsters, ceramic painting, creepy cobwebs and much more. 10am - 4pm.