Lavington Common

A frosty and sunny winter day over Lavington Common

A rare pocket of open heath amongst plantation woodland

A volunteer group in the bracked on the common

Things to see and do at Lavington Common 

Explore Lavington Common and take a stroll through our stunning open landscape and woodland. It's the perfect place to relax and unwind as well as discover the local wildlife.

Lavington Common

What's on

Upcoming events

Cadbury's Easter Egg Trail: Easter Sunday

Sun 12 Apr 2020
10:00-15:00
A fun day out - take part in our Easter egg trail; test your knowledge with our nature quiz; enjoy egg decorating, face painting, the egg shy and egg and spoon races.

Hairy not Scary

Sat 16 May 2020
10:00-14:00
Come and meet our cows and learn from the experts how to be confident with your dog around livestock.

Wildlife Walkies and Dog School

Thu 04 Jun 2020
18:00-20:00
Learn some doggy tips from the experts about how to walk your dog in the countryside without disturbing our wonderful wildlife.

Discover Drovers

Sat 06 Jun 2020
10:00-13:00
Join us for a beautiful summer's walk in and around the Drovers Estate.

Wildflower and Butterfly Walk:Harting Down

Sat 04 Jul 2020
10:30-12:30
Join is on beautiful Harting Down and learn more about the flowers and butterflies which make this rare chalk grassland their home.

Nightjar Walk: Lavington Common

Wed 08 Jul 2020
21:30-22:30
Enjoy listening out for nightjars on a summers evening.
Lavington Common

Our work

 Panoramic view at sunset in August from Devil's Dyke, South Downs, West Sussex

South Downs sites we look after  

Discover the incredible diversity of countryside sites across the South Downs, from chalk grassland to river valleys, beech hangars and chalk cliffs.