Free Range Grass Fed Meat, Poultry and Game Plus Fresh Local Produce

  • Franklins of Thorncote Farm & Farm Shop

    Franklins Farm Shop is a small family farm business in Bedfordshire
    John Franklin rears free range Chickens, Ducks,Turkeys & Geese, Cattle, Sheep and Pigs, he is the current Chairman of the British Goose Producers Association, and a Game Dealer
    Our poultry is all processed on the farm, so no food miles
    Our meat is of a High Quality, due we believe to our free range, grass-fed systems

  • We have been on several TV programmes

    We have been featured on several TV programmes showcasing our Farm and the animals
    including Country File, Jamie Olivers Friday Night Feast, Bang goes the Theory, Alan Titchmarsh Show, and more
    with Matt Baker, Jamie Oliver, Jimmy Doherty, Liz Bonin, Keith Lemon
    each one has focused on different areas and brought much entertainment
    Come and see our Rogues Gallery in the Farm Shop
    Some are still available to see on IPlayer

  • BBQ Selection

    BBQ - We have a huge selection of hand-made sausages, burgers and kebab BBQ Options
    / We do 4oz and 6oz Steak Burgers
    / A wide variety of sausages including Gluten Free
    / Free range Chicken Kebabs and Morroccan Lamb Burgers
    / and a selection of BBQ Packs availabe to pre-order

  • Christmas

    We have now CLOSED the order book for Christmas 2021. Orders can be collected from the Farm Shop between 8am and 4pm on 22nd and 23rd, and 8am and 2pm on 24th. Many thanks for all your orders, we look forward to seeing you all next week. Wishing all our customers a very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Welcome to Franklins Farm

Beef Pack

Beef Pack
Free Range Home Reared Beef Packs..

Meat Boxes

Meat Boxes
Franklins own Free Range Boxes

Visit the Shop

Visit the Shop
Drop in and see us at Franklins of Thorncote..

Welcome To Our Site

Email Collection from Farm Shop. (or Farmers Markets).

If you are within a 10mile radius and are self-isolating so would like a delivery, with a minimum spend of £40, please call Anna 01767 627644 or 07834 412569, or email

Online butchers and farm shop, Franklins of Thorncote are a free range poultry & free range meat producers and game dealers. Our Grass-fed Cattle (Our beef is hung for at least 21 days to ensure tenderness and flavour), Gloucester Old Spot X Large White Pigs and Greensand Ridge Lambs graze on the meadows surrounding the farm, they are slow grown and 100% traceable.

Based in Thorncote Green, Bedfordshire we have an on-site butchers shop retailing to consumers in Beds, Herts, Cambs, Bucks and Northants both in the Farm Shop and at local Farmers' Markets.

Our butchers shop is a proper Farm Shop where the meat and poultry we sell is produced on the farm. We also sell locally sourced bread and milk as well as pickles, honey, Gluten Free produce inc our home-made sausages and burgers, cheese, apple juice, condiments and jams.


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