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Gardening training placements available

If you are interested in re-training for a career in horticulture, there are currently training opportunities in the beautiful gardens at Fairlight Hall through the Work and Retrain As a Gardener Scheme (or WRAGS). Fairlight has supported this great scheme for several years and Head Gardener, Whitney Hedges is keen to help more trainees make… Read more »


The first of our 2017 Fairlight Hall Talks and Workshops   LUCINDA LAMBTON- Palace for Pigs, Architecture for Animals   Featuring the works of William Kent, Robert Adams and John Nash. Join Lucinda as she takes us on a race across the most delightfully eccentric field of British Architecture with anecdotal narrative and photographs to delight…. Read more »

Sussex Organically reared Aberdeen Angus Beef

We have 6 Hampers Available with the following cuts in each Hamper: 2 x 1.5kg Topside Roasting Joint 4 x 250g Sirloin Steaks 2 x 250g Rump Steaks 2 x 280g Rib-eye Steaks 8 x 85g Burgers 2 x 500g Stewing Beef Selection of herbs Selection of Fairlight Hall recipes £100 We Have 4 Hampers… Read more »

Yoga Retreat at Fairlight Hall

Come and enjoy four days and three nights of yoga and rest at the beautiful Fairlight Hall.  The long weekend will include 6 yoga classes led by experienced yoga teacher Lisa Powell, which includes postures, breathing, relaxation, meditation, philosophy and mindfulness. There are two body treatments on offer per person, one on the Friday and… Read more »

HIPCC Winter Recital: Last chance for tickets

Tickets are still available for this Saturday’s Winter Recital at Fairlight Hall 2015 Joint Second Prizewinner Garam Cho will be performing: J.Brahms Anh.1a/1 no.5 Exercise for the left hand after the Chaconne from J.S.Bach’s violin Partita in D minor BWV 1004 L.v.Beethoven Piano Sonata Op.57 No.23 in f minor ‘Appasionata’ Intermission F.Mendelssohn Bartholdy Songs without Words… Read more »

HIPCC Winter Recital and Members and Patrons Reception

The Fairlight Hall Recital Room will host two events for the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition in the next month. Winter Prizewinners’ Recital January 23rd 11.30am 2015 Joint Second Prizewinner Garam Cho will be performing: J.Brahms Anh.1a/1 no.5 Exercise for the left hand after the Chaconne from J.S.Bach’s violin Partita in D minor BWV 1004… Read more »

Valerie Tryon

Valerie Tryon at Fairlight Hall: Valerie Tryon’s second Fairlight piano recital. She will play in the Recital Room on Saturday, November 21 at 7 pm. Tickets are £23 each, a sum which includes a programme, a glass of wine or a beverage or juice. Valerie’s programme will include pieces by Scarlatti, Liszt, Mendelssohn, Ravel, Gershwin and… Read more »

Whitney Hedges, New Head Gardener for Fairlight Hall

We are very excited to announce the appointment of a new Head Gardener for Fairlight Hall. Beginning in Mid-November we welcome California-born Whitney Hedges. Whitney was bought up in a creative household, with both parents trained in fine art. She emigrated to the UK in her early 20’s and after working as a music promoter… Read more »

Upcoming Events at Fairlight Hall

Lunch and a Lecture, Tuesday 13th October 10.30am- 2pm- The next in our  ‘Lunch and A Lecture’ series takes place on Tuesday 13th. In ‘The Seaside Garden’ we will be discussing preparing the ground, assessing the local conditions, coping with wind and salt, creating shelter, a seaside design, ground cover, seaside proof plants – choosing the… Read more »

Plant Fair this weekend: Stall Holders and Talks

Our plant fair takes place this weekend, with over 20 stalls plus talks taking place both days. Refreshments provided by Penbuckles Delicatessen. 19th and 20th September, 10am-4pm Free Entry Fairlight Hall Gardens are also open: Entry fee £5. Tour the gardens, visit our Estate Shop and our Estate Tea Room for lunch or coffee and cake…. Read more »