Udder Farm Shop – East Stour
The Udder Farm Shop and Cafe is located outside of Shaftesbury on the A30, it’s definitely worth a visit. You will be impressed with the fresh meat and fish on offer plus the Deli and Bakery Counters. Mainly locally sourced and most of it from their own farm. Usually Farm Shops are very expensive, this one is different. Udder Farm Shop has the pricing exactly right even in the Cafe.
Heale Garden – Middle Woodford
Visit beautiful Heale Garden in the Woodfords, close to Salisbury. There is also a Garden Centre / Nursery where you can buy from a huge selection of plants, some of which can be found around the Garden. You can also stop for Refreshments at the Tea Room with indoor and outdoor seating areas. Worth a visit.
Weston Nurseries UK – Corton
If you love your garden, visit Weston Nurseries in Corton. They offer a huge array of annual and perennial plants for hanging baskets, old sinks, large containers and, of course, for your border. You’ll have to be quick though, as they are open from May until the end of July. Don’t forget to take a cardboard box to bring your plants safely home.
The Gift of Bread – Sourdough
Always wanted to know how to make real sourdough? Learn to make seriously healthy bread that everyone can eat without bringing on allergies.
The Gift of Bread based in Martock, Somerset literally just down the A303. It’s a charity, the classes are free but you can make a donation. Not only do you come home with bread, you also get to take your ‘starter’ which you keep in the fridge and you can continue to make perfect sourdough at your leisure.
Classes of six required.
Holiday in Style
Old Wardour Castle, Tisbury
Set in the peaceful Wiltshire countryside beside a lake, Old Wardour Castle, near Tisbury was once one of the most daring and innovative homes in Britain. Built in the 14th century, today the castle ruin provides a relaxed, romantic day out for couples, families and budding historians alike.
Children will love to explore the grotto and the castle rooms, climbing the circular stairs to the top where you can see for miles across the lake and surrounding countryside.
The Newt in Somerset
The Peto Garden at Iford Manor Estate
The Longleat Estate
Center Parcs at Longleat Forest
Situated in the beautiful Longleat Estate, Longleat Forest is a perfect escape for nature lovers. With breath-taking views courtesy of the rolling hills and valleys, this is the perfect location for a Wiltshire break.