Michaelmas Day 2022

Sunday 25 September

Ardingly College invites all Old Ardinians who left before 1982 to a Michaelmas Day celebration.

Hosted on the exeat weekend before the feast of Michaelmas, for which the term receives its name, this much-loved annual event offers a welcome coffee and pastry, OA Chapel Service, a seasonal Sunday lunch and College tours amidst the backdrop of autumn colours.

We wish to extend a particular invitation to Old Ardinians from the Classes of 1972, 1962 and 1952 who will be celebrating their 50, 60 and 70 year reunions since leaving the College – although all OAs leaving before 1982 are warmly welcome!

We look forward to a Michaelmas Day celebration filled with reunion and reconnection and we kindly request that registrations be competed by Sunday 11 September, after which registration will close.


Date: Sunday, 25 September 2022
Location: Ardingly College
Campus Map with Legend: View HERE
Running Order:

  • 10:00 | Arrivals and Registration
  • 10:15 | Welcome coffee and pastry with Archive displays
  • 11:15 | OA Chapel Service with Rev Andrew “Andy” Nicholson
  • 12: 15 | Welcome Address from the Head, Ben Figgis
  • 12:30 | Michaelmas Lunch
  • 14:00 | Lunch finishes, first College Tour departs from the Archway
  • 15:00 | Departures from campus

Michaelmas Day 2022 | Full Registration

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