WELCOME TO WEST NEWTON FRUIT
We grow and pack strawberries to supply the major supermarket chains and the wholesale markets.
We aim to provide high quality fruit and excellent service to our customers.
West Newton is a quiet rural hamlet situated just 8 kilometers from
Taunton, the county town of Somerset. The beautiful Quantock Hills
are a ten minute drive away, and it will only take you 40 minutes to
get to the South coast where there are some lovely beaches and
If you like shopping, Taunton has all the major stores. The cities
of Bristol and Exeter are only 30 minutes by car. The Clarks village
at Street is about the same distance away and is a discount shopping
centre where many of the major stores sell their goods at half
price, it's well worth a visit if you like a bargain.
The farm is 3 miles away from the town of North Petherton where
there are several shops, four pubs and a church. The large town of
Taunton is 5 miles away, where there are ample shopping and leisure
facilities. London is easily reached by coach.
The Quantock Hills are one mile away, and the coast
is 15 miles away. Weekly shopping trips will be arranged by us.
West Newton itself is very peaceful, a ten minute walk will take you
to the local pub. Taunton town has lots of
pubs, restaurants and night clubs for you to choose from if you like
a livelier nightlife.
We have a minibus for the students to use and this is available for
trips out to the beach and shopping.
On the farm we have table tennis, pool table, television, bicycles, barbecue, board games
and WI-FI available.
Every month or so we have a barbecue for the students, and in the
middle of the season we have a big party in the barn with food,
drink and dancing to a disco or live band. It's always a great