Readers asked to name baby donkey in Birkenshaw

Blue Hills Farm Shop and Play Barn in Birkenshaw have asked readers to join in a competition to name their new-born pet donkey!

Tuesday, 30th September 2014, 8:30 am
Blue Hill Farm shop has a new baby donkey that they want readers to name. She is with her mother - Lucky. (D553A438)

Free to enter, the winner gets a £50 voucher to spend in the store if their name is drawn out of a hat on Sunday October 12.

Farm shop owner Carlton Ives said: “A new-born donkey foal seems to light the children up when they see it.”

His wife Judith added: “It’s a novelty – how many baby donkeys do you see in England?”

To be in with a chance, send your suggestions (along with a name, address and telephone number) to C and J Ives, Blue Hills Farm, Birkenshaw. West Yorkshire, BD11 2DU. You will receive a call if you win.

Operating since 1967, the store supplies a wide variety of fresh, quality meats. More information about the farm and their products can be found at