Family get keys to £1-a-year Great Orme £1m farm
A family have finally been given the keys to a sought after £1m Great Orme farm after beating off worldwide competition.
Dan and Ceri Jones moved to the National Trust property over the weekend, the rent for which is just £1-a-year.
The couple now have the mammoth job of reversing habitat declines on the land at Parc Farm, Llandudno .
The key to the work will be a flock of sheep that will nibble unwanted vegetation.
So far they have bought around 275 sheep for the farm and they are aiming to get more than 400.
These are being bedded in before they are set to work.
Since the early 1990s the... read more
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