VISIT OUR CAFE & FARM SHOP

It is always worth popping into Fairfield Farm Café for a whole host of tasty treats and home-made lunches. So come in rain or shine and enjoy some quality food at our Café.

HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES

Find out more about our fantastic Holiday Activities on offer!

Mission Statement: ‘providing opportunities for people with learning difficulties to be successful’

WELCOME

Welcome to Fairfield Farm College’s website. We are a Specialist College for students with learning disabilities; we are a registered Charity, with flexible residential, day and weekend courses on offer. Whether you are a prospective student or just interested in the goings on at the college, you will find all the information you will need on our website.

Quick Info

Term Dates

You can find the latest and most up to date term dates for the college HERE

Open Days

2019/2020

  • September 10th
  • October 15th
  • November 12th 
  • December 10th
  • January 14th
  • February 11th
  • March 10th
  • April 22nd
  • May 12th
  • June 16th
  • July 2nd

If you wish to visit one of our open days you will be required to make an appointment.Our appointment times are as follows

  • 10:00 in the morning
  • 11:00 in the morning
  • 13:30 in the afternoon

To make an appointment email opendays@ffc.ac.uk or phone 01373 823028

Directions

Address – Fairfield Farm College, 43 High Street, Dilton Marsh, Wiltshire, BA13 4DL.

Car – We are easily accessible by car and have ample car parking on-site.

Train – We are a few minutes walk from Dilton Marsh train station, so if you don’t drive this would be a great option.

Bus – A variety of buses service Dilton Marsh, for all the latest timetables visit First Bus, click HERE. We have a bus stop less than 500 meters from the college, so this is another suitable travel option.

View more information HERE

Farm Shop, Cafe & Post Office

Don’t forget to stop by our fantastic Cafe and Farm Shop, open daily apart from Sundays.

Opening Times 

Monday – Friday 09.00 – 16.00

Saturday 09.30 – 16.00

(Please note the Post Office closes from 13.00 – 13.30 for lunch & at 12.00pm on Saturdays)

Holiday Activities

Find out more information about our fantastic holiday activities HERE.

LETS GET SOCIAL

Fairfield Farm College students visit Wiltshire Police HQ

Last week a group of students visited Wiltshire Police HQ. Students got to meet police dogs Gunner and Vinnie and some of the police dog handlers and see them in action. Students also got to learn about what happens when you make a 999 or 101 call and visit the...

Students enjoy pizza making half term fun!

Students have been busy this half term making pizzas with a "Let's go to Italy" theme. With Italian restaurant music, students first completed a pizza design. They then prepared fresh vegetables and assembled their creations. Students of course followed good hygiene...

FAIRFIELD FARM COLLEGE STUDENTS WORK WITH UNIVERSITY OF WEST OF ENGLAND ON ROBOTICS PROJECT

Five students at Fairfield Farm College have recently visited the University of West of England for a chance to take part in an exciting robotics project nicknamed “Peppa”. The aim of the project is to look at the future of technology and see how it could support...

Foundation Students practice Life Skills with trip to Bradford on Avon

Foundation students prepared packed lunches for themselves and staff, ready for the train trip to Bradford on Avon. This was a good opportunity to show off our life skills and health and safety skills in the kitchen. Foundation had a great day travelling to Bradford...

Fairfield Farm College visits Swindon Jobfest 2020

Recently, a group of our students had the opportunity to visit Swindon Jobfest 2020 at the Steam Museum. Students were able to meet different employers, ask questions and talk about jobs in many different industries. It was also great to check out the Steam Museum.

Fairfield Farm College students cook up a storm at Hope Nature Centre!

Fairfield Farm College students have been busy making delicious food for customers at Hope Nature Centre. From Coffee's to Flapjacks and grilled sandwiches, the students have been getting stuck in and making mouth-watering dishes for the visitors of the cafe. Keep up...

Animal Management students working hard this winter at Fairfield Farm College

Animal Management in the winter is tough. The ground is too wet for our animals to be out on the Animal Walk, so they need to be housed in our barn. This means mucking them out every day as well as making sure they all have plenty of hay to eat. All our groups work...

Sports Leaders learn different ways to communicate

Our Sports Leaders are learning about the different ways we communicate. The first activity used verbal & visual cues The activity progressed by wearing a blindfold to remove the visual cues. Then the students trusted one another in a ‘guided’ activity. Finally we...

Students try Table Cricket

Another great session with Sam from Wilts County Cricket Club. He has been teaching the students how to play Table Cricket ready for a tournament in February. Everyone learnt how to bat, bowl & field. Some even tried to score & count the runs.

Students identify Health & Safety signs at Fairfield Farm College

Our new Award in Skills for Employment group have been out around the college this morning identifying health and safety signs. Last week students were looking at an introduction in working with others and how to behave in the workplace.

USEFUL INFORMATION

Location

 

FAIRFIELD FARM COLLEGE

43 HIGH STREET

DILTON MARSH

WILTSHIRE

BA13 4DL

 

CAFE & FARM SHOP OPENING HOURS

MIDWEEK: 

09.00 – 16.00

SATURDAY:

09.30 – 16.00

Phone & Email

01373 823028

admissions@ffc.ac.uk

View our statement on Coronavirus HERE

A DAY IN THE LIFE

Check out our video showing a day in the life of a Fairfield Farm College student!

FARM SHOP, CAFE & POST OFFICE

Why not pop by and explore our Farm Shop, Post Office and enjoy a spot of breakfast or lunch in our Cafe, we’re open for all to enjoy!

OUR COLLEGE

Fairfield Farm College is a Specialist College for students with learning disabilities; it is a registered Charity, with residential, day and weekend courses. We are situated in the village of Dilton Marsh in Wiltshire. Our 26-acre farm site includes well-resourced teaching and vocational learning areas, a student common room, conference room, café and a farm shop.

 

LETS GET SOCIAL

Location

FAIRFIELD FARM COLLEGE

43 HIGH STREET

DILTON MARSH

WILTSHIRE 

BA13 4DL

Phone & Email

01373 823028

admissions@ffc.ac.uk

Fairfield Farm College students visit Wiltshire Police HQ

Last week a group of students visited Wiltshire Police HQ. Students got to meet police dogs Gunner and Vinnie and some of the police dog handlers and see them in action. Students also got to learn...

Students enjoy pizza making half term fun!

Students have been busy this half term making pizzas with a "Let's go to Italy" theme. With Italian restaurant music, students first completed a pizza design. They then prepared fresh vegetables and...

FAIRFIELD FARM COLLEGE STUDENTS WORK WITH UNIVERSITY OF WEST OF ENGLAND ON ROBOTICS PROJECT

Five students at Fairfield Farm College have recently visited the University of West of England for a chance to take part in an exciting robotics project nicknamed “Peppa”. The aim of the project is...

Foundation Students practice Life Skills with trip to Bradford on Avon

Foundation students prepared packed lunches for themselves and staff, ready for the train trip to Bradford on Avon. This was a good opportunity to show off our life skills and health and safety...

Fairfield Farm College visits Swindon Jobfest 2020

Recently, a group of our students had the opportunity to visit Swindon Jobfest 2020 at the Steam Museum. Students were able to meet different employers, ask questions and talk about jobs in many...

Fairfield Farm College students cook up a storm at Hope Nature Centre!

Fairfield Farm College students have been busy making delicious food for customers at Hope Nature Centre. From Coffee's to Flapjacks and grilled sandwiches, the students have been getting stuck in...

Animal Management students working hard this winter at Fairfield Farm College

Animal Management in the winter is tough. The ground is too wet for our animals to be out on the Animal Walk, so they need to be housed in our barn. This means mucking them out every day as well as...

Sports Leaders learn different ways to communicate

Our Sports Leaders are learning about the different ways we communicate. The first activity used verbal & visual cues The activity progressed by wearing a blindfold to remove the visual cues....

Students try Table Cricket

Another great session with Sam from Wilts County Cricket Club. He has been teaching the students how to play Table Cricket ready for a tournament in February. Everyone learnt how to bat, bowl &...

Students identify Health & Safety signs at Fairfield Farm College

Our new Award in Skills for Employment group have been out around the college this morning identifying health and safety signs. Last week students were looking at an introduction in working with...