Major fire at Roves Farm – updated

Sheep and llama, Roves Farm, Sevenhampton Rove...
Roves Farm is a diversified, extensively farmed operation whose primary profit centre is leisure and recreation. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

A major fire started today at Roves Farm around lunchtime. 8 Fire engines were in attendance at the height of the fire.

The Advertiser reported the news here.

The news was confirmed on Roves Farms facebook page:

I’m sorry to report that Roves Farm has been devastated by a major fire. Everyone and all animals are safe!
We will be closed for the foreseeable future.
We will keep you informed!

Update at 21:30

After such a difficult day, it has been so wonderful to read all of your lovely messages and support, so a big thank you to our amazing visitors 🙂 

We will do our upmost best to keep you all informed with our developments. Although major damage has been sustained to the Reception Barn, Pedal Tractor/ Craft Barn, Tearooms and Toilets, you will be pleased to know that the Animal Barn (including the Bale Stack, Giant Slide & Bouncy Castles), along with the Outside Play Area and New Picnic Barn have remained undamaged. 

It is going to take time to sort everything out, but do not worry Roves Farm will be back open as soon as possible! 
Thank you for all of your support, 
The Burr Family 🙂

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