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Borough Farm Sheepdog and Falconry Displays

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Charming funny fun show

Watched the last show of the summer season in 2018..really enjoyed it...wrap up warm or take a... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
suttyjan50
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York, United Kingdom
Great evening show for adults and kids alike

Surprised my girlfriend with a visit to the latest show, as she is a huge falconary fan. We had... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
SWH100
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Borough Farm, home of Channel Five's 'Mist-sheepdog tales', has hosted Sheepdog Displays since 1998. Tues, 11am Farmyard Show (July and August) Wed 6pm Sheepdog and Falconry Displays (May-Sept) Thurs 6pm Shepherding Experience walks (May-Sept) For a...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Woolacombe EX34 7HE, England
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+44 1271 870056
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

Watched the last show of the summer season in 2018..really enjoyed it...wrap up warm or take a blanket cause it gets nippy in September

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Surprised my girlfriend with a visit to the latest show, as she is a huge falconary fan. We had such a lovely time at the show. The birds were amazing, and it brought a tear to my eye to see how much the farmer loves...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

The whole family really enjoyed this lovely show. The falconry display was amazing and the sheepdog show was great fun. It really is lovely to see these handlers and the love and respect they have for their animals. This is a great activity to round...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We went this evening. What a brilliant show. The falconry display was brilliant s was seeing the sheepdog working up close abd watching them round up the ducks was hilarious. The coffee was good and the homemade cake was lovely too Definitely worth the entrance...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

The Sheepdog show is a must for anyone visiting North Devon. We saw it this year on a damp day, which ended in a lot of mist. While you may have thought that would make for difficulties in seeing the sheep - in actual fact...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrew G
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Walked down to this from our camp site. Weather wasn’t great. What a brilliant couple of hours. It was held in the barn as it was drizzling. The birds of prey were lovely to watch and the chap was very engaging but the best bit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Legges6
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

A group of us visited this summer display, easy to find just follow the signs as you get closer. If you have problems walking it may not be suitable as the approach is over traditional farm field grass. For £6 as you enter, you receive...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

I have been coming to this sheepdog and falconry display since I was a young girl and Now I’m an adult with her own family and we continue to come every time we are in Woolacombe. Fun for all the family even in the bad...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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davidatborough, Owner at Borough Farm Sheepdog and Falconry Displays, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you Beth, so glad that you enjoyed the show. It makes me feel a bit old that you have been coming for such a long time, but delighted that you still come back.Thank you. David

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

We visited borough farm as our 2year old is mad for dogs and we thought this would be a great experience for him and the best bit I think my husband and I enjoyed it even more than him. The kids enjoyed the fantastic bird...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Samantha J
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the highlights of our holiday. We are big fans of the Mist sheepdog TV shows, so always go down to the farm to watch the displays. We would recommend this to all families. The show is really funny and informative, and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Pauline N
February 28, 2019|
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Response from davidatborough | Property representative |
We have two locations for our shows. When we are in the open field we have disabled parking that is very close to the show and it is possible to watch from the car, or by sitting on the seating only a few feet away. On Rainy... More
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Libby M
September 10, 2016|
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Response from SportyLady1953 | Reviewed this property |
We paid £10 for two people and it started at 6 pm and finished by 8 pm
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Jaxhunt01
March 27, 2016|
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Response from davidatborough | Property representative |
Dogs on leads are welcome at the shows at Borough Farm, but not on the Shepherding walks hope to see you during the summer kind regards David
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