COVID-19 Update – from Apley Farm Shop

Classic Motor Day – 15.06.20

Due to COVID 19, we are unsure whether this event can go ahead. We are awaiting further Government guidance in this regard & will be updating our website & social media platforms with further information once we know. If the event, does go ahead, we will be reviewing the dates accordingly for the event to take place at a later date this year.

Moongate Plant Centre – is now OPEN – 16.05.20

We are delighted to announce that Moongate Plant Centre has now REOPENED. They have new stock in of Alpines, Herbs, Herbaceous, Shrubs, Strawberries & Vegetables plus a wide selection of Roses. Also good stocks currently of Bark, Compost, Manure & Topsoil. The new shop is also now open, with many lovely items for the Home & Garden.

Apley Farm Shop – The Dog Park is now OPEN – 13.05.20

The dog park is now OPEN – Following the recent Government announcement, we are pleased to announce that the Apley Dog Park has now reopened. We ask that all visitors to the Dog Park adhere to the required 2-metre social distancing measures that are in place. We thank you in advance for your co-operation in this matter.

Apley Farm Shop – New Opening Hours – 20.04.20

Monday – Friday – 9.30am – 4.00pm

NHS & Key worker shopping time from 9.00 – 9.30am DAILY

Please note: single shopper per family. We thank you for your co-operation.

Due to COVID-19 & social distancing restrictions, the Apley Dog park is temporarily CLOSED.


Following the new Government advice issued around social distancing and non-essential contact, we have implemented the following actions:

– Temporary closure of the Pigg’s Playbarn from Wednesday 18th March 2020 until further notice

– Temporary closure of the Creamery Cafe until further notice

– Scotty’s Donkeys has now CLOSED until further notice

– Moongate Plant Centre and all concession shops on the site have now CLOSED until further notice

It is with deep regret that we will be cancelling the following events:

– Mothers’ Day lunch & afternoon teas at the Creamery Cafe & Corn Loft Conference room – Sunday 22nd March 2020

– The tractor rally has been postponed & has been rescheduled to 6th September 2020

– Easter events including the Messy play at Pigg’s Playbarn & Paint & Create on 12th & 13th April

Customers who have purchased tickets will be contacted directly. Customers will be offered a gift voucher valid for 12 months or a refund.

The Apley Farm Shop & Playbarn teams kindly ask that customers do not contact them directly and that customers wait for them to contact you.

On a more positive note: we can confirm the following:

– Apley Farm Shop remains OPEN, 7 days a week & reduced operating hours apply. See above.

– The Skylark Nature trail and Apley Dog Park are both closed.

The management team at Apley Farm Shop are continually reviewing other services it provides in the light of the Government’s latest advice & will provide further updates as soon as these are available.

In the meantime, please take care & stay safe.

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