Freightliners Farm is in Islington in the north of London. The name comes from the fact that the animals were originally housed in railway goods vans. It is a registered charity and one of the rare city farms in the UK that has a non-slaughtering policy. It contains gardens, a variety of animals. There are five beehives with a continental beehive in the process of being built. It has a fully equipped classroom where classes are run for adults and children on such topics as composting, spinning and weaving, animal care, carpentry, horticulture and bee keeping. It also has a vegetarian café. Check website for timings as they vary seasonally.
- Open Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Animal Life, Educational, Sports and the Outdoors
- Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
- Nearest Train: Highbury & Islington