Poultry for Christmas

Last updated 31st October 2018

A listing of local producers rearing free-range turkeys, geese, chickens and guinea-fowl – we’ll add more as and when we hear of them.


Askerton Castle Organic & Rare Breed Meats

Askerton Castle Estate, Brampton, Cumbria CA8 2BD Tel: 016977 3332 Freephone 0800 0839659 info@askertoncastle.co.uk

Website: www.askertoncastle.co.uk

Free range duck, chicken and beef, lamb, mutton & pork and turkey.  (Turkey is bought in from Hook House Organic Farm)

Attend Brampton, Greenhead and Hexham Farmers’ Markets. 

David Knipe, Heartwood Poultry

High Carlingill Farm, Tebay CA10 3XX

Tel: 015396 26040 Mob: 07798 538 789 e-mail: knipes.milk@btinternet.com www.heartwoodpoultry.co.uk

Bronze and White free range turkeys, geese, ducks and chickens. They can be ordered by phone or at Barnard Castle, Brampton and Greenhead Farmers Markets.

Sue Seymour

Moss Peteral, Greenhead, Brampton, CA8 7HY Tel: 016977 47359 Email: sue@mosspeteral.com

Free Range Bronze Christmas Turkeys: dry plucked and prepared on the farm. 

Delivered to your door (along A69 corridor from Hexham to Brampton) or collect from us on Dec 24th

 Co Durham

 Tracey & Matthew Betney

Broom Mill Farm, West Auckland, Lower Teesdale, Co Durham DL14 9PL Tel: 01388 834564 Email:  enquiries@broommillfarm.co.uk 

Web: www.broommillfarm.co.uk

Wirral Whites and Broom Mill Bronze Turkeys fed a home milled ration that include their own grown cereals.

Attend Hartlepool, Newcastle, Saltburn, Stockton, Stokesley and Sunderland Farmers’ Markets

Judith Dryden

M & J Dryden,  Murton Moor Farm,  Murton,  Durham  SR7 9TN Tel: 0191 5263 287   Mob 07747 150415   Email: judith@drydenfarms.co.uk    

Website: www.drydenfarms.co.uk

Award winning Kelly Bronze free range turkeys and free range geese. Reared by Judith. Oven ready birds ordered online & then collected from the farm or collection points throughout the North East on 23 & 24 Dec. See website for dates at Farmers Markets.

North Yorkshire

Hook House Organic Farm

Stephen Peirson, Low Street, Kirkby Fleetham, Northallerton DL7 0SS
Tel 01609 748977 Email: hookhousefarm@hotmail.co.uk

Certified organic farm producing naturally reared Organic Bronze Christmas turkeys, lamb and beef. The turkeys are dry plucked and hung on the farm. The owners also produce their own honey. Products are available direct from the farm, local shops, retail outlets, mail order, box schemes and delivery by arrangement.


N C & K Burn

Fenham le Moor, Belford, Northumberland NE70 7PN Tel: 01668 213 533  Email: theburns533@btinternet.com

White free range turkeys and barn reared chickens. Collection from farm.

Fallowfield Brae

near Hexham

Contact Kerr  Tel 01434 604695   mob 0797 107 5765 email: fallowfieldbrae@gmail.com Twitter @FallowfieldBrae Web: www.fallowfieldbrae.wordpress.com

Free range Devon Bronze & Norfolk Black Turkeys,  Ebdon Geese and guinea fowl
Delivered in chilled presentation boxes to your home

Northumberland Poultry

Thistleyhaugh Farm, Longhorsley, Morpeth NE65 8RG   tel 01665 570098     info@northumberlandpoultry.co.uk

Organic & free range bronze turkeys, chicken, duck and guinea fowl, reared slowly on grass for outstanding flavour. Pay a deposit and collect at the Christmas Farmers’ Markets.

Attend Alnwick, Hexham, Morpeth and Newcastle Farmers’ Markets. Alternatively collect from the farm.

Teviotdale Farm & Poultry

Grant & Claire Shields, Teviotdale, Hagg Farm, Ellington, Morpeth NE61 5JW 

Tel 01670 862661 Mob 07944 940254 admin@teviotdalefarm.com    www.teviotdalefarm.com

 We have been rearing and selling Christmas Turkeys for nine years.  

 This year we are offering our customers three different turkeys:

  • Standard Indoor: this bird is your normal turkey reared in a barn.
  • Bronze Free Range: This bird is well known for its quality, and it enjoys a free range environment which gives it such a succulent taste.
  • Standard Free Range: This is your normal white turkey reared in an outdoor environment.

 All the above turkeys can be purchased either as:

  • Whole bird including wings & legs.
  • Crowns, this is the body of the turkey without legs and wings. 
  • Butterflies, this is the breast of the turkey not including any bones, solely meat.  
  • A Turkey Joint, this is turkey deboned and rolled, solely meat.

The Blagdon Farm Shop

16-18 Milkhope Centre, Blagdon, Seaton Burn, Newcastle NE13 6DA Tel: 01670 789 924  Email: enquiries@theblagdonfarmshop.co.uk Web: www.theblagdonfarmshop.co.uk

Free range Bronze and traditional white turkeys, geese, chickens and guinea fowl. All our free range poultry is naturally reared outdoors in grass paddocks on Blagdon farm. We rear the poultry slowly to full maturity using traditional methods to produce moist tender meat. All turkeys and geese come hand finished, oven ready with giblets. Please contact the shop to reserve your bird.

Turkey hampers available – please see website

 Sue Seymour

Moss Peteral, Greenhead, Brampton, CA8 7HY Tel: 016977 47359 Email: sue@mosspeteral.com

Free Range Bronze Christmas Turkeys: dry plucked and prepared on the farm.

Delivered to your door (along A69 corridor from Hexham to Brampton) or collect from us on Dec 24th

Tyne & Wear

High Strothers Rare Breed Pork

High Strothers, High Spen, Newcastle Mob: 07951 451583 Facebook