Wellgate Community Farm picture logo which consists of a drawing of a fence with an open gate in the middle leading to a well. There are a variety of cartoon style animals both in front of and behind the fence. The text saying Wellgate Community Farm is arched over the top of the picture. Below the picture are the words a growing place  and the charity number 1091729 and the company number 04370324. ""    Collier Row Road, Romford, Essex. RM5 2BH       
   Telephone: 01708-747850    Email: info@wellgatefarm.org        Facebook

Opening Times

09:00 - 15:30

Bank Holidays
09:00 - 12:00

Admission Free!

Donations gratefully accepted.
Wellgate Community Farm exists as a focus for community, creating an opportunity for people to grow, make a positive contribution and promote social cohesion. Committed to providing a safe, inclusive place for individuals and groups to develop emotionally, socially, physically and spiritually within a working farm environment through participation in all aspects of farming life.

As a working farm, we sell our own vegetables, eggs, honey and meat. We promote compassionate farming and have embraced the RSPCA’s five freedoms within our own animal welfare policy.  

“The importance of this work cannot be over-estimated.  How, for instance, can we expect people to make healthy choices about the food they eat when so many have little or no knowledge of how it is produced?”  

HRH Prince of Wales
Regarding the work of the City Farms and Community Gardens.

Welcome to Virtual Wellgate

  Summer Holiday Farmer for a Day poster with a list of dates, every Tuesday and Friday, throughout the summer holidays. The day runs from 10am to 3pm and cost £12 per person. Suitable from 6 years old but under 8's must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets can be booked through the website with payments via Paypal. This picture has a hyperlink the Farmer for a Day web page with further information and booking facility.

A message from one of our Young Farmers!


My name is Imogen, I'm 11 and I have been a young farmer at Wellgate Community Farm, between Collier Row and Marks Gate, for three years.

Wellgate is open to the public for free all year round, we teach young people to care for our livestock and we also take animals out to visit schools and events. As a working farm, we sell our own vegetables, eggs, honey and meat. We promote compassionate farming.

I thought it would be good for the community for us to hold a kind of sports day with a mix of traditional / silly farm games (like Welly Wanging and Chicken racing). I talked to other young farmers, the staff, and eventually wrote to the trustess of the farm - they all loved the idea. But a sports day needs competitors so I'm contacting local groups and other city farms to ask if you would be interested in sending a team to compete in the first ever Wellgate Games for a chance to with the Golden Gnome or if you would display our poster where other groups might see it?

Teams need to have 5 children (aged 8-13) plus an adult mascot and if you're interested then please contact the farm where they can give you more information.


Registered Charity No: 1091729. Wellgate Community Farm, Collier Row Road, Romford, Essex. RM5 2BH
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