In the press

We think it's important to make a difference in the community, so it's always nice when people are talking about us. Here are a few of our favourite stories.

#LondonIsOpen campaign  by the Mayor, Sadiq Khan

Vauxhall City Farm animal residents along with many other four legged and finned creatures of London helped out the Mayor in Christmas 2016 supporting the #LondonIsOpen campaign

Waitrose & Inside Story Magazine on Sian Hughes

Waitrose Magazine came to the farm to interview Sian Hughes, one of our longest serving volunteers. Inside Story – the hospital magazine at Sian’s workplace – re-published the article. Read it below

South Bank Roof Goats

It’s not an obvious place to find goats, or a meadow to graze them on, but in October 2013 we took Fred, Barney, Betty and Wilma for a day’s high-altitude grazing.

A Life In Wellies

October 2013 – Our Farm Manager at the time, Jo, shared a day in her life with the Metro.

Sam Martin

Sam Martin, an ex-gang member who is now an Olympic hopeful talks about how donkey rides at Vauxhall City Farm helped to make a difference.

Emile Faurie Mucks In

European Dressage Championships, Emile Faurie, helped us to run a series of stable management lessons over the school holidays.

If you’ve spotted an article about us or if you’re looking to write one, then please contact us and we’ll be happy to help.

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