Saturday 9th May, 10:00 – 17:00. Free entry for under 16s. £7.50 for adults. £3: Senior Citizens

Come to Open Day and experience all courses in action. Get specialist courses and careers advice. Plumpton College specialises in providing a wide range of land-based courses in partnership with schools, for those in further education and for those in higher education. The College degree courses are provided in association with the University of Brighton. The College’s main site is at Plumpton with out-centres at Netherfield (near Battle), Robertsbridge, Flimwell, Stanmer Park, Brighton and Snowdonia, North Wales.

The range of courses cover all land-based provision including Agriculture, Horticulture, Floristry, Greenkeeping, Hard Landscaping, Equine, Agricultural and Horticultural Machinery, Metalsmithing, Animal Care and Veterinary Nursing, Countryside Management, Forestry and Arboriculture, Sports (Outdoor Adventurous Education), Wine and Viticulture, and Rural Business Management.

At Open Day you can meet current students to find out more about student life at Plumpton College. You can see the excellent student facilities in every Department. We hope that you will come along and enjoy a great day out at Open Day!

  • Equine displays
  • Forestry demonstrations
  • Range of large and small animals
  • Tractor/trailer rides
  • Children’s activities
  • Craft & trade fair
  • Woodland walks
  • Farm displays
  • Local food & refreshments
  • Dog grooming
  • Falconry
  • Sheep shearing
  • Wine tasting and wine sales
  • Dog showing
  • Plant sales
  • Clay pigeon shooting
  • Sport/outdoor activities/climbing wall
  • Metalsmithing/jewellery
  • Gun dogs and terrier racing
  • Floristry displays & competition
  • Horticulture & hard landscaping
  • Game and fishery management


Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, Nr Lewes, East Sussex BN7 3AE | Tel: 01273 890454 |