Christmas wreath walk at Saddlescombe

Create your own Christmas wreath with materials collected from the downs. Morning and afternoon sessions available.

  • Booking not needed

Take a festive walk and collect your holly and ivy. Return to historic Saddlescombe farm to make your very own Christmas wreath in our cosy learning barn. Log burning stove, mulled apple juice, mince pies and roast chestnuts will all be included.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £15.00
  • Child £10.00

The basics

Suitability
Children welcome if accompanied by an adult.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please park in the informal car park opposite Saddlescombe farm, near Devil's Dyke. Walk into the farm and follow signs.
What to bring and wear
Please wear stout shoes that can cope with mud and appropriate clothing.
Accessibility
The venue is accessible with accessible toilets. The walk includes steep slopes. However we can accommodate. Please contact dyke.events@nationaltrust.org.uk to arrange.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
14 December 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Available
13:00 - 15:00 Available
15 December 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Available
13:00 - 15:00 Available
16 December 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Available
13:00 - 15:00 Available
17 December 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Available
13:00 - 15:00 Available
18 December 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Available
13:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Saddlescombe Farm and Devil's Dyke events
Email
dyke.events@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call Email us for details

Upcoming events

Half term pizza making at Saddlescombe Farm

Fri 21 Feb 2020
10:00-13:00
Join us to experience making pizzas in a traditional clay oven. Bake directly on the oven floor without using a thermometer!

Wildlife photography for beginners

Sat 14 Mar 2020
10:30-15:30
Gain the confidence to take your camera off 'auto' and learn how to take amazing wildlife photos.

Mothers Day baking at Saddlescombe Farm

Sun 22 Mar 2020
10:00-13:00
Join us to bake the traditional way in our Clay oven without a thermometer in sight!

Cadbury Easter Egg hunt at Devil's Dyke

Fri 10 Apr 2020
11:00-15:00
Fun for all the family. Come along to Devil's Dyke anytime between 11am and 3pm to collect your quiz sheet and map. Find the plastic eggs around the Dyke to solve the clues. All participants receive a Cadbury chocolate.

Easter Egg Rolling Competition

Mon 13 Apr 2020
10:45-12:00
Bring your own hand decorated hard boiled egg and try your luck at this Easter custom - the egg that gets furthest down the Dyke valley wins. We will also judge the Best Decorated Egg.

The Big Walk - Celebrating 125 years of the National Trust

Sun 24 May 2020
10:00-14:00
Join the big walk from Preston Park, Brighton to Devil’s Dyke. Rangers will bring the landscape alive through poetry, storytelling and wildlife encounters. This event is supported by Brighton and Hove City Council and Brighton and Hove Buses.