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Win a rural stay at The Collective at Woolsery

The prize: A one‑night stay for two in a Shop Room, three‑course dinner for two at The Farmers Arms and a tour of Birch Farm (worth £375).
Closing date: May 15, 2024
The Collective at Woolsery cottage

One of a new breed of rural retreats where stuffy decor and ceremonial service have been ditched in favour of funky interiors and innovative dining, The Collective at Woolsery is a dreamy place to unfurl in spring

In one of the wildest stretches of countryside in the South West – between Hartland and Westward Ho!, where tractors dictate the speed limit – The Collective is a small group of hospitality venues from tech entrepreneurs Michael and Xochi Birch.

The Farmers Arms has gained nationwide attention for its produce‑led menus stocked with ingredients from its own Birch Farm. An assortment of cottages, rooms and suites provide accommodation for those travelling to sample executive chef Ian Webber’s cooking or to visit for a longer gourmet getaway.

Each room reflects the character of the historic building in which it’s located. The Old Smithy cottage, for example, blends its original features with a neutral colour palette and contemporary touches, while the suites above the village shop exude 1940s glamour.

For your chance to win a rural stay at The Collective at Woolsery, simply answer the question below.

What is the name of The Farmers Arms’ executive chef?

Prize can be taken Monday-Thursday, with the exception of bank holidays. Prize must be taken before May 15, 2025.

  1. This prize draw is open to residents of the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Republic of Ireland aged 18 years or over and fulfil the method of entry requirements . Proof of age, identity and eligibility may be requested.
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