Puxton Park Campus
Cowslip Lane, Hewish, Banwell, Weston-super-Mare BS24 6AH
The College has joined forces with Puxton Park, which will enable learners to develop industry-specific skills working within the park’s extensive farmland, facilities and wide range of farm and domestic animals, which will significantly enhance the employability skills of learners.
Puxton Park provided 2050 m2 land to the College for the new £1.4m Animal Management Education Centre. This new centre utilises low carbon techniques and create an inclusive education facility for delivery of the practical elements of the animal management curriculum.
The Centre comprises of three classrooms, storage, changing and shower space, toilets, office and a student breakout area.
From the Centre you can walk straight into the animal barn! See it for yourself, watch the student or tutor tour.
Approx 1/2 mile from Junction 21 M5 Follow the A370 signposted towards Congresbury/Bristol Bus Stop at the entrance.
There is a student car park behind the education centre.
Turn into Cowslip Lane (Puxton’s entrance from the A370), just before a green sign post to the main visitors car park entrance, you should take the left hand lane (sign posted deliveries) and follow the lane slowly (25 mph limit). You will see the Education Centre on the right but you should carry on driving for a few yards until you see 10 numbered parking spaces on the right, which is our car park. There is a footpath back to the campus.
Students can either make their own way by car (see parking above), by bus on the X1, X2, 349 or 672 (please note it is a 20-minute walk down the drive to the Education Centre). There is a free bus to and from the Knightstone Campus at the beginning and end of the day. There is also a bike shelter outside of the Education Centre.
Cycle racks are also available on site for you to safely secure your bike.