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Cannon Hall Farm in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, is a family-run farm and award-winning visitor attraction that has a commitment to high quality farm stock and preserving the continuation of some of the world’s most rare breeds.

We currently have two programmes that ...read more

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Ten days ago, we announced we were temporarily closing the Farm and our White Bull, Hungry Llama and Lucky Pup restaurants.

We took the decision before the government-enforced closures because we felt it was the right thing to do. 

At that ...read more

Cannon Hall Farm Shop

Our farm shop is open – plus extra hours for key workers!

We know things are very unpredictable at the moment, but we want to reassure customers that Cannon Hall Farm shop is open as usual.

Due to the locally sourced nature of our produce, and the fact that a huge portion of our baked goods and deli counter items are ...read more

Animals and Farmers

Welcoming Grizzly Bear!

CANNON HALL FARM has welcomed one of its most rare new arrivals - Grizzly Bear.

The award-winning tourist attraction, in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, has stepped in to the breech to help improve numbers of a rare sheep, the Swiss Valais Blacknose (made famous ...read more

An unseasonal surprise!

Our farmers were surprised by a new arrival last week - a gorgeous little lamb.

We usually lamb in February and April but we think a crafty Soay ram has snuck into the field and - as farmer Tom puts it - 'hit on' this ewe.It's a girl - and we'd love to hear your name suggestions!

Watch the video to see our lovely new bundle of joy.

Fern heads to Great Yorkshire Show

A BARNSLEY farm is hoping to bring back a gong for its hometown as it takes its most popular cow to an agricultural show for the very first time. Farmer David Nicholson - whose family run the award-winning visitor attraction Cannon Hall Farm - will be ...read more

Farm Food

Our Afternoon Tea is back

After a brief break for Christmas, our scrumptious afternoon teas are back for 2020!This delicious plate features freshly cut sandwiches filled with prawn and crayfish plus home cured ham with mustard mayonnaise. It also includes pork pie, scotch egg with ...read more

White Bull Supper Club Launch!

Our brand new White Bull Supper Club will be launching this month with a spanking new menu.This dining experience is aimed at budget-friendly customers who want a great value dining experience an amazing surroundings.It's a set menu deal which means ...read more

Food Festival – August 23 to 26

Cannon Hall Farm’s Food Festival returns for 2019 with a packed agenda of gastronomic delights sure to tickle your taste-buds! The four day event takes place August 23 - 26 and will showcase some of the finest foods the region has to offer. There will be ...read more

Awards and Celebrations

We’ve won two awards!

Cannon Hall Farm in Barnsley is celebrating after scooping two prestigious awards in a national tourism competition.We won UK’s Best Large Farm Attraction and also scooped the gong for Best Digital Presence, which covers all our work online and on social media ...read more

We’ve been shortlisted!

Cannon Hall Farm has beat off stiff competition to be shortlisted for two national awards.

We competed against scores of farm parks across the country to get through to the finals of the National Farm Attractions Network annual awards. 

We have ...read more

Vote for Chef Tim!

Our chef Tim has been shortlisted for a prestigious award and needs your votes!Tim is our head chef in the White Bull and ran the successful Spiced Pear before coming to the farm.He has been diagnosed with stage four cancer and is undergoing immunotherapy to try to ...read more

Cannon Hall Farm TV

Aladdin Pantomime – November 16 and 17

Join TaleGate Theatre Productions this Christmas for the pantomime you most wished for – with a very limited run on November 16 and 17 at Cannon Hall Farm!

Help Aladdin with the help of his Mum, Widow Twankey, beat the evil Abazanzar to the ...read more