Slindon Estate

Slindon Estate

Things to see and do

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What's on

Peacock Butterfly

Brilliant Bignor wildlife 

Come and see the many species of wildlife that can be spotted on the downs in high summer on this Ranger-led walk. Discover butterflies and the wild flowers they love and learn why we love this habitat so much...

Upcoming events

Bats in the Belfry

Wed 03 Aug 2016
Join the Ranger for a short presentation and a gentle walk around the Slindon Estate in search of these mysterious flying mammals. Using a bat detector we will hear the high frequency squeaks the bats use to catch their prey.

A teddy bear's picnic

Fri 12 Aug 2016
If you go down to the woods today....make sure you bring your favourite teddy and picnic lunch! Join us for this family fun event, taking you to Northwood where there will be children's activities and light refreshments. A toilet will be provided...

Crafty little creatures

Wed 24 Aug 2016
Join us in Northwood for the afternoon and get creative with nature. Hand paint your very own woodland creature and decorate Northwood with clay green men and woodland material.Come along and discover the fun this woodland has to offer. Light...

Rise of Northwood anniversary walk

Sat 24 Sep 2016
We are celebrating a third year of 'The Rise of Northwood' project with a guided walk to see how the woodland has developed over the past year. Join us for 2 mile stroll across the fields and along the tracks. Light refreshments at the end and a...

Slindon Apple Day

Sat 08 Oct 2016
Enjoy an autumnal fete, celebrating our fruit harvest, at the Jubilee Orchard, next to The Forge shop and café. Test your strength on our giant apple press 'Big Bertha', try some juice straight from the press, enter the apple pie competition ,...

Trees in the landscape

Sun 06 Nov 2016
Learn about the ecology and folklore of the many wonderful trees in the woods, fields and hedgerows around Bignor Hill. The walk will be approximately 3 miles and will include some hills.
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Black and white old picture of lodge gates

Discover our past 

The wonderful thing about Slindon's rich history is that much of it can still be seen, touched and experienced today as it was many years ago.

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Our work

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Get involved

People wood working

Volunteer with us 

Our team of dedicated volunteers are so valuable to the day-to-day running of the estate. Whether you're handy with a shovel, love talking to people, knowledgeable about the local area or just keen to pitch in wherever we need you, do get in touch.

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Venue hire