Christmas tree farm seeks red-suited seasonal helpers

A SOMERSET Christmas tree farm is on the hunt for seasonal helpers to take up residence in its festive shop in the run up to Christmas (2018).

Langford Lakes Christmas Tree Farm, which is based at Middle Hill Farm in Langford Budville near Wellington, is looking for a number of people with jolly personalities.

Reg Hendy from Langford Lakes, explained: “At this time of year an important vacancy always crops up, so we’re looking for a few people to step up and help us entertain our visitors both young and old in the run up to Christmas.

“We’re looking for people who are friendly and full of character, as well as being great when meeting new people. This is a part-time role needed for some Saturdays and Sundays in December. Rates of pay to be discussed at interview.

“The red-suited seasonal helpers will be tasked to make the season extra special for all our visitors who come here to choose their fresh, traditional cut trees.”

Anyone who would like to apply for the position should call Langford Lakes Christmas Tree Farm on 01823 400476 or

Reg added: “We would love to hear from anyone who has some time and character to fulfil this very important position. A red suit and white beard will be provided.”

Langford Lakes Christmas Tree Farm is open every day from Saturday, November 17 until Sunday, December 23, 2018.

Langford Lakes Christmas Tree Farm, which is well-known for its home grown, freshly cut Christmas trees, is a family run 40-acre farm that is located close to the nature reserve Langford Heathfield, a mile outside of Langford Budville in Somerset.

It is a family-run farm, owned and run by Reg and his wife Ann and their two sons, Shaun and Nick. The family has been growing and selling Christmas trees for more than 20 years.

For further details about Langford Lakes Christmas Tree Farm, which is based at Middle Hill Farm in Langford Budville near Wellington, please call 01823 400476, visit, follow the company on Twitter or log on to