General Information


South of England Showground,
West Sussex,
RH17 6TH

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Getting There:

By Road: 7 miles (check first) from M23, Junction 10A, 15 minutes.

By Rail: Haywards Heath Railway Station is 4 miles and 8 minutes, Crawley Railway Station is 10 miles and 18 minutes.

By Air: Gatwick Airport is 13 miles and 22 minutes.

By Sea: Ferry Ports below:

- Newhaven is 23 miles / 40 minutes.
- Portsmouth is 87 miles / 1 hour 30 minutes.
- Dover is 90 miles / 1 hour 40 minutes.



Event opens 9.00am – 5.00pm

Adults – £12. VAT included 

NSA members – Free (with a current membership card, one card – one reduced entry fee). join in advance to take advantage of this

Students/YFC members (on production of current card) – £6.

16 & Under and International visitors (on production of passport) - FREE


Free parking and Event Programme.

First Aid & Security – Qualified Staff in attendance.

Disabled facilities – Car Parking and Toilets.

Mobile catering units and bar facilities.


South Sheep’s Dogs Policy:

Only assistance dogs are allowed within the event grounds and Sheepdog Trial entrants will be directed to a separate parking area within the competition area, separate from the main event grounds for safety reasons. Main areas general dogs will not be allowed on site.

If you are travelling with dogs, they are allowed within the car park area but must not be brought beyond entry gates, as they will not be allowed in. If you require water for dogs while at the event, it can be provided to help keep dogs cool and hydrated.

Please do not lock dogs into a closed environment vehicle without fresh air. Any vehicle seen with dogs suffering from heat exhaustion, we will try to get hold of the vehicle owner straight away but we reserve the right to gain entry to vehicle on the safety of the animal.