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Apr 25 2017

May Day and Bank Holiday Weekend

A busy weekend in the Oxfordshire calendar, the first bank holiday of May see’s businesses and venues across the county opening their doors to the greet the public with a warm Spring welcome. From May Day celebrations dancing with Morris Men, to jousting on the lawn of Blenheim Palace, the bank holiday promises to bring…

Feb 24 2017

Cogges first ever artist in residence exhibition

Cogges Manor Farm, Witney present their first ever Artist in Residence exhibition, with a show of new work by local painter Sally Wyatt. Since 2016 Sally has been making a visual record of a year at Cogges, reflecting the beauty of a working landscape that boasts a 1000 year history. Cogges Manor is a well-known…

Aug 03 2017

Summer Holidays at Cogges

Enjoy the Summer holidays at Cogges, where families with all ages can come to enjoy acres of open space and nature – perfect for picnics, den building, games and exploring. Open every day, with kids activities from Monday to Friday, 24th July – 1st September, 10am – 2 pm. Sessions may be subject to change….

Aug 03 2017

Merry Wives of Windsor at Cogges

The roguish and foolish Knight, Falstaff, schemes to woo two married women to get his hands on their husbands’ money, but the wily Wives of Windsor are more than a match for him. The Festival Players Theatre Company brings you this hilarious and colourful comedy in an all-male, fast paced, costumed production (2 hours plus…

Aug 03 2017

Tuckers’ Feast Family Food Festival

Tuckers’ Feast is being celebrated by Cogges this bank holiday Monday, welcoming all ages to join this traditional Witney feast held for the master weavers of the local blanket factories. Cogges has resurrected this annual event as a family foodie day, with loads of fun, food and feasting. There will be demonstrations and have-a-go sessions…

Oct 19 2017

Christmas Market

Come along to the annual Cogges Christmas Market on Saturday and Sunday 2nd & 3rd December 2017 10.00am – 4pm. The Christmas market in the Wheat barn and Barley Barn will have over 60 stalls from local businesses, crafters and makers offering hand-made gifts, rural crafts, festive decor, and local produce, cakes, pies, speciality local…

Mar 09 2018

Cogges Opening Weekend

Opening weekend offers you a taste of the very best of Cogges, from feeding the animals to cooking demonstration in the manor house. Wrap-up warm, grab your wellies, and come to Cogges to celebrate spring. Saturday 17th March Cooking in the manor house kitchen, with an extra special treat or St Patrick’s Day on Saturday….

Mar 09 2018

Easter holidays at Cogges

An eggciting two weeks of wonderful Easter activities to keep all ages busy over the holidays. Each day brings a different reason to pop along to Cogges, as well as an Easter trail available throughout the holidays. Daily family activities include cooking, crafts, stories and outdoor play. See website for further details.

Mar 09 2018

Nick Cope at Cogges

We’re excited to welcome Nick Cope back to the farm for two performances on Good Friday, 30th March, at 11am and 1pm. Nick is well loved at Cogges for raising the barn roof and getting everyone dancing to such catchy tunes as ‘Baby’s done a Poo’ and ‘Round of Applause for the Dinosaurs’. Usual farm…

Apr 09 2018

Cogges Craft Market & Country Show

The Cogges Craft Market & Country Show will be welcoming over 30 stalls to the market, held in the 17th Century barns, selling all manner of different crafts and handmade gifts from the local area. There will also be a colourful YARN BARN, dedicated to all yarn lovers. Shoppers will also be able to see…

Apr 09 2018

Cogges Family Festival

Cogges’ new festival of simple family fun on the farm. There will be something for everyone to enjoy in the beautiful surroundings of Cogges. It’s all about jumping in with both welly boots, trying new things and waving your hands in the air, including a special performance by local children’s musician, David Gibb at 11am,…