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Chickens

  • Blog

    Now we are Nine…

    Blog 10th April 2019

    It’s our birthday! I can’t believe that it was nine years ago that Hen Corner came into being.
    It all started when we were thinking about a ‘brand name’ for our homemade Christmas chutney label and concluded that Sara’s Preserves was a bit boring.

  • We’ve been keeping hens in London since 2007 and it was on moving to the house in the corner of the street, the following year, that opened up the possibilities of increasing the size of the flock, indulging in different types of chickens, and welcoming others to come and see how easy it is to keep chickens in a London back garden.

  • Blog

    Rise and Shine – Get up and go!

    Blog 8th January 2019

    Here we are, a New Year with loads of new opportunities ahead of us, just inviting us to grab hold of them as they come into reach.
    I know I’m not alone in having good intentions for a new rhythm that brings balance to work and home.

  • Blog

    All Aboard!

    Blog 12th September 2018

    As Summer days shrink at both ends and a new term starts at school we celebrate the harvest and look forward to all the lovely Autumn activities ahead and, as usual, say ‘All Aboard and Join us on the Journey’…

  • Blog

    Down with the kids…

    Blog 13th June 2018

    This year, we have enjoyed working with many different school groups encouraging them to consider where their food comes from and giving them opportunities for some hands on experience and…

  • Press

    Omlet Blog – February ‘18

    Press 13th February 2018

    When our friends at Omlet wanted to publish the perfect pancake recipe for Shrove Tuesday, we were delighted to help. What better way to uses all those lovely fresh eggs now that our pure breed hens are starting to lay again for Spring!

    Flip along here

  • Blog

    The Year of Fabulous Friends

    Blog 5th January 2018

    As the door to a new year opens, we look back at 2017 with thankfulness for good friends… Last year was our third year running Hen Corner as a full…

  • Blog

    Summer Season at Hen Corner

    Blog 1st June 2017

    The days are long, there’s time for fun… Come and join us this summer! We have a wonderful programme of courses and events over the coming months, both here at…

  • Country Living Spring Fair Our  chickens have become very used to travelling around London recently and a couple of our girls have even enjoyed the shampoo and blow dry to…

  • Blog

    Buns and Bunty

    Blog 4th April 2017

    Grab them whilst they’re hot! We love the seasons here at Hen Corner, every month brings it’s own celebration, hopefully with the associated weather (snow at Christmas, sunshine in Spring)…