Cissbury Ring

Aerial view of Cissbury Ring on the South Downs

Walking at Cissbury

Upcoming events

The Devil's Dyke fungi hunt - part 1

Fri 06 Oct 2017
Join mycologist, Martin Allinson and the National Trust for a day of recording as many species of fungi as possible, across glorious Newtimber Hill on the South Downs, near Brighton.

Baking al fresco at Saddlescombe Farm

Mon 09 Oct 2017
Learn how to bake seasonal goodies al fresco in a clay oven the very old fashioned way, often baking directly on the clay oven floor and without a thermometer.....

The Devil's Dyke fungi hunt - Part 2

Fri 13 Oct 2017
Join us for a day of recording as many species of fungi as possible, across wonderful Wolstonbury Hill, on the South Downs, near Brighton. Expert mycologist, Martin Allinson will be on hand to identify and record finds.

Christmas wreath walk at Saddlescombe farm

Mon 18 Dec 2017
Create your own Christmas wreath with materials collected from the downs. Morning and afternoon sessions available.
Cissbury Ring

Get involved

A volunteer helping to clear scrub at a National Trust site

Volunteering at Cissbury Ring 

Get involved with our volunteer team on a regular basis and help us look after this special place.

Cissbury Ring

Our work

Artist's impression of flint mining at Cissbury Ring

The Flint Mines at Cissbury Ring 

Flints have been mined throughout history across the downs, and Cissbury Ring is one of the best places to see their remains.

Cissbury Ring's Iron Age ramparts being grazed by New Forest Ponies

Summer pony grazing on Cissbury Ring 

After months of chewing and trampling on Cissbury Ring our grazing ponies have done a great job improving the chalk grassland in preparation for next year's wildflower season.