Salomon Trail Running Festival 2018


The Salomon Trail Running Festival came to Swanston Farm for their Edinburgh session on 2nd June 2018, bringing a huge number of runners keen to take part in the various activities over the weekend. Runners were able to enter the 10km and 20km timed races, covering terrain over the Pentland [...]

Salomon Trail Running Festival 20182018-06-28T14:07:14+01:00

Fashion on the Farm!


In early 2018 we welcomed 2 male models Glen Power at SUPA Model Management and Richard Keep at ELITE LONDON, photographer Simon Lipman, stylist Hannah Beck and make-up artist Oscar Alexander to Swanston Farm as part of their trip to Scotland from London, to photograph a range of clothing for South China Morning Post's [...]

Fashion on the Farm!2019-02-25T14:48:48+01:00

The Beast from the East 2018


The worst winter we've had since 2010, life on the farm was challenged to its maximum during the unwelcome visit from the 'Beast from the East'. We were incredibly lucky that our team threw their everything in to keeping the farm running and the animals checked, rescued, fed and watered [...]

The Beast from the East 20182018-06-04T11:31:25+01:00

VisitScotland & Fifty Films


In September 2017 VisitScotland and American film company 'Fifty Films' spent the morning at Swanston Farm, filming their young Millenials saying hello to our Highland Cattle, as part of their trip around Scotland.  The 'Swanston Hairies' were all lying down having a relaxing morning, showing their best sides!  You can [...]

VisitScotland & Fifty Films2019-02-25T15:32:39+01:00

Ultra Tour of Edinburgh 2017


In October 2017 the Rat Race Ultra Tour of Edinburgh took place.  A gruelling 55km route starting off on Edinburgh's famous Royal Mile and following a fantastic scenic tour, taking runners through the historical streets and over the rugged hills of Scotland's outstanding Capital City. Competitors endured some of their [...]

Ultra Tour of Edinburgh 20172018-02-13T16:37:25+01:00

Scottish Rural Awards 2018


We are absolutely delighted that Swanston Farm was shortlisted as a finalist for the Agriculture category for the Scottish Rural Awards 2018! The Scottish Rural Awards, partnered by Scottish Field Magazine and the Scottish Countryside Alliance, are the benchmark of excellence in rural Scotland and celebrates the triumphs of businesses, [...]

Scottish Rural Awards 20182018-06-16T14:23:14+01:00

Disc Golf comes to Swanston Farm!


FIRST DISC GOLF COURSE IN EDINBURGH! One of the world’s fastest-growing sports, DiscGolf (combining the games of ‘Frisbee®’ and ‘Golf’) is now available at Swanston Farm. Our course, named ‘Crooked Pine DGC’ is located within a mature woodland in the northern area of the farm, with ample free parking and just a [...]

Disc Golf comes to Swanston Farm!2018-06-27T13:30:26+01:00