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November 2023


With half term and Halloween now behind us we begin to look guilt-free towards Christmas and our brand-new Christmas Fayre is on the horizon on 1-2 December. Months in the pipeline (we began scouring the County for the right venue back in the Spring) we now continue to carefully curate the line-up of brilliant [...]

November 20232023-11-05T08:14:30+00:00

January 2023


Lots and lots of news about to be revealed for our 2023 Fayre line-up and we’re brimming with energy and excitement to be launching a brand new Winter date as well as a new look Mid-Summer Pop-up! We’re thinking ahead to Spring here and Spring for us is all about new beginnings… and new ideas [...]

January 20232023-01-24T10:53:05+00:00

August – the Sunday of Summer


With my favourite time of year in full swing ☀️and the sun most definitely shining where we are holidaying in beautiful Devon, thoughts are on our next event which is just weeks away at the end of September. Excited to be back at the lovely, relaxed Thame Food Festival in Oxfordshire again and bringing along [...]

August – the Sunday of Summer2022-08-05T06:50:33+01:00

New Year, new Fayres!


January 2022 Happy New Year! The occasional day of glorious Winter sunshine streaming through the window is making me dream of Summer already! Anyone else find themselves doing that? It’s so warm…well, it is in the house anyway! and one could be mistaken for a moment in thinking that it is a warm Summers day… [...]

New Year, new Fayres!2023-10-02T15:24:28+01:00



We are offering a limited number of visitors a special visit to our Fayre and a chance to add some fizz to Friday evening and kickstart the weekend! All for just a £5 ticket to the Humble Country Summer Fayre in the beautiful Walled Gardens of the Claydon Estate. A 5-8pm ticket gives visitors [...]

FIZZ, POP AND SHOP! on FRIDAY EVENING at the HUMBLE COUNTRY FAYRE, 18 June2021-06-14T13:51:55+01:00

The most exciting Spring ever for the Humble Country team!


On the eve of British Summer time officially beginning it already feels like I am a bit late in the day to be writing my ‘Spring blog’, but as a team we have been ever so busy preparing for our first Fayre of 2021, well our first Fayre for quite some time in fact! Like [...]

The most exciting Spring ever for the Humble Country team!2021-03-28T12:27:23+01:00

In the bleak Midwinter


To say I am a regular blogger is certainly not true! but there is no denying it’s a pretty useful outlet right now! A place to offer a little more detail on the snapshots from us on Instagram and perhaps give you more of an idea of who we are and even some I know [...]

In the bleak Midwinter2021-01-18T18:45:42+00:00

Humble Country is 3 years old


Crikey, time does fly – I’ve just been reading back to last years’ Spring Blog…so much has changed in a year and so much has happened!! I can also barely believe that there was indeed a February heatwave last year!!!! Do you remember it?? Doesn’t compare well with this years’ February weather…but enough said about [...]

Humble Country is 3 years old2020-03-05T11:01:42+00:00



It’s the time that authors and poets describe as …“the years last, loveliest smile” and “a mosaic of all the seasons” with some going so far as to say “Every leaf speaks to me, fluttering from the Autumn tree!” Whilst we at Humble Country HQ do love a good leaf kicking Autumn dog walk, it’d [...]


Happy May Day


Happy May Day from the Humble Country girls! One month today and we will be up and running at our first event of the year as Bradford on Avon Food & Drink Festival kicks off. We hope to see lots of you down there near Bath, and we are busy with the final planning but [...]

Happy May Day2019-05-01T13:31:13+01:00