Bulletin Distribution.

The current edition of the Bulletin mag has been posted and sent to those who wish to have digital copies.

There seems to be an issue with certain email domains (btinternet, freeserve) and some old defunct email addresses like (tesco.net).

If you haven’t recieved a copy please update your contact details with C+CC HQ as we download the details for distribution from there.

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2020 Meets

Dates for our 2020 camping season have been added to the “Upcoming meets” tab above.

Full site, fee and extra meet details to be added once confirmed by HQ.

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Conkers C+CC site meet Friday 27th Sept (2 nights)

Photo © Camping and Caravanning Club

Join us for our meet at the end of Sept in the heart of the National Forest at Conkers Camping and Caravanning site.

There are plenty of walking and cycling opportunities direct from the campsite including the Ashby World Heritage Trail – a three and a half mile route following the old Ashby and Nuneaton Joint Railway.

The fees for camping is £6 per tent per night, great savings on the usual site rates.

If you plan to join us please email me at sites@lightweightcampers.org.uk
I need to let the site know asap of names and numbers that are planning to camp.

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Beadnell Bay Meet, 13/6/19 – 17/6/19

Picture from C+CC website (Link below)

The third weekend in June take us north again up to Northumberland at the Camping and Caravanning Club site at Beadnell Bay.
Please note this meet is over 4 nights, starting on the Thursday.
The cost to camp is at the rally rate of only £6 per unit per night.

There’s lots to see in the surrounding area including Bamburgh and Alnwick Castle and Holy Island of Lindisfarne.
If you are planning to cross the causeway the times for safe crossings are

Date Safe to crossUnsafe to crossSafe to crossUnsafe to cross
Thu1302:45 until 10:2010:20 until 15:2015:20 until 22:5522:55 until 03:55 (Fri)
Fri1403:55 until 11:1511:15 until 16:3016:30 until 23:4523:45 until 05:00 (Sat)
Sat1505:00 until 12:0012:00 until 17:3017:30 until 00:25 (Sun)00:25 (Sun) until 06:00 (Sun)
Sun1606:00 until 12:4512:45 until 18:3018:30 until 01:05 (Mon)01:05 (Mon) until 06:50 (Mon)
Mon1706:50 until 13:3013:30 until 19:2019:20 until 01:50 (Tue)01:50 (Tue) until 07:35 (Tue)

Booking is essential so we can inform the site of planned numbers camping.
To book email Rich Forrest sites@lightweightcampers.org.uk with your planned arrival date and number of nights staying.

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AGM meet Kingsbury 10/5/19

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Easter Meet 18th – 22nd April

Picture from Niffany Farm website

This year our Easter meet will be at Niffany Farm Campsite
The site is a working farm within walking distance
(1.4 miles) of Skipton town center next to the Leeds Liverpool canal.

The area is great for walking and cycling the Aire Valley and the Yorkshire Dales.
The site has toilets and showers (50p coin), a games room and a bar.

The camping fees vary depending on the size of the tent
Very Small -1 man tent £5
Small – 2/3 man tent £10
Medium – 4/5 man tent £15
Large – 6/8 man tent £20
Min 2 night Bank holidays

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Other Special Interest Sections along with the Regional and District Associations

Within the Camping and Caravanning Club there are many Special Interest Sections and DA’s.
Below is a list of their websites.

Name of Special Interest SectionWeb Address
Association of Lightweight Camperswww.lightweightcampers.org.uk
Boating Groupwww.boatinggroup.weebly.com
British Caravanners’ Clubwww.britishcaravannersclub.co.uk
Bedfordshire Area BCCwww.bedsbcc.co.uk
Cheshire BCCwww.britishcaravannersclub.co.uk/cheshire
Cornwall Area BCCwww.cornwallbcc.co.uk
Derbyshire BCCwww.derbyshirebcc.co.uk
Eastern Counties South BCCwww.bccecs.co.uk
East Riding BCCerbcc.org.uk
Kent Area BCCwww.bcckent.co.uk
Lincolnshire BCCwww.britishcaravannersclub.co.uk/Lincolnshire
London and Thames Valley BCCwww.londonthamesvalleyandwiltshirebcc.org.uk
Midland Area BCCwww.midlandsbcc.co.uk
Norfolk Area BCCwww.britishcaravannersclub.co.uk/norfolk
Ribblesdale BCCwww.ribblesdalebcc.org.uk
Scotland Area BCCwww.bcc-scotland.org.uk
Southern & Wessex BCCwww.southernandwessexbcc.org.uk
Tyne Tees Area BCCwww.tyneteesbcc.co.uk
West Midlands BCCwww.britishcaravannersclub.co.uk/westmids
Canoe-Camping Clubwww.canoecampingclub.co.uk
Folk Dance and Song Groupwww.folkgroup.org.uk
Folk Dance & Song Group – Home Countieswww.hcfdsg.org.uk
Folk Dance & Song Group – Midlandswww.midlandfolkgroup.co.uk
Folk Dance & Song Group – North Centralwww.ncfolkgroup.org.uk
Folk Dance & Song Group – North Westwww.folkgroup.org.uk/northwest
Folk Dance & Song Group – Ridings Sectionwww.theridingsfolk.org.uk
Folk Dance & Song Group – South West www.swfolk.org.uk
Folk Dance & Song Group – Wessex Sectionwww.wessexfdsg.org
Motor Caravan Sectionwww.waggonerstalk.co.uk
Motor Caravan Section – East Midlands Areawww.eastmidlandsmcs.co.uk
Motor Caravan Section – Northern Areawww.mcs-northernarea.co.uk
Motor Caravan Section – Northern Ireland Areawww.mcs-niarea.org.uk
Motor Caravan Section – North West Areanorthwestareamotorcaravansection.co.uk
Mountain Activity Sectionwww.mountainactivitysection.org.uk
Mountain Activity Section – Northern
Photographic Groupwww.photogroup.co.uk
Trailer Tent and Folding Camper Groupwww.ttfcg.co.uk
South West Trailer Tent and Folding Camper Groupwww.swttfcg.co.uk
Name of DAWeb Address
Cambrian & Wyvern Regionwww.cambrianandwyvern.org
Dyfed DAwww.dyfedda.org.uk
East Worcestershire DAwww.eastworcsda.co.uk
Gloucestershire DAwww.glosda.org
Gwent DAwww.gwentda.co.uk
South Wales DAwww.southwalesda.org.uk 
West Wales DAwww.westwalesda.com
Worcestershire & Herefordshire DAwww.whda.org.uk
Central Counties Regionwww.centralcountiesregion.co.uk
Birmingham DAwww.birminghamda.org.uk
Coventry DAwww.coventryda.co.uk
Leicestershire DAwww.leicsda.com
North Warwickshire DAwww.nwda.cc
Northamptonshire DAwww.northantsda.co.uk
Nottinghamshire DAwww.nottsda.co.uk
South Lincolnshire DAwww.southlincsda.org
Trent Valley DAwww.tvda.co.uk
West Midlands DAwww.westmidsda.org
Chiltern Regionwww.chilternregion.co.uk
Bedfordshire DAwww.bedsda.co.uk
Bucks, Herts & Middx DAwww.bhmda.org
Hertfordshire and North London DAwww.hertsandnorthlondonda.co.uk
Oxfordshire DAwww.oxonda.co.uk 
Aylesbury Vale DAwww.avda.co.uk 
Eastern Regionwww.easternregion.co.uk
East Essex DAwww.eeda.co.uk
Fenland DAwww.fenlandda.co.uk
Norfolk & Suffolk DAwww.norfolkandsuffolkda.co.uk
South Suffolk DA   www.southsuffolkda.org.uk
West Essex DAwww.westessexda.co.uk
North Central Regionwww.northcentralregion.co.uk
Chase DAwww.chase-da.co.uk
Chesterfield DAwww.chesterfieldda.co.uk
Derbyshire DAwww.derbyshireda.com
North Staffordshire DAwww.northstaffsda.com
North Wales DAwww.northwalesda.co.uk
Shropshire DAwww.shropshireda.co.uk
Staffordshire DAwww.staffordshireda.co.uk
North East Regionwww.neregion.org.uk
Durham DAwww.durhamda.co.uk
Northumbrian DAwww.northumbrianda.co.uk
Teesside DAwww.teessideda.co.uk
North West Regionwww.northwestregion.co.uk
Central Lancs DAwww.clda.co.uk
Lancashire & Cheshire DAwww.lancsandchesda.co.uk
Lakeland DAwww.lakelandda.co.uk
Liverpool & South West Lancs DAwww.lswlda.co.uk 
North East Lancashire DAwww.nelda.co.uk
North East Cheshire DAwww.necda.co.uk
Roch Valley DAwww.rvda.info
South Lancs DAwww.slda.org.uk
Scottish Regionwww.scottishregion.co.uk
Edinburgh & East Scotland DAwww.edinesda.co.uk
Fife DA
Glasgow & West Scotland DAwww.gwsda.co.uk
Grampian & North Scotland DAwww.grampianda.com
Perth & Angus DAwww.perthandangusda.co.uk
Renfrew and South West Scotland DAwww.rswsda.co.uk
South Eastern Region www.southeasternregion.co.uk
East Kent DAwww.eastkentda.co.uk
East Sussex DAwww.eastsussexda.co.uk
Surrey DAwww.surreyda.co.uk
South West Regionwww.southwestregion.co.uk
Avon (Bristol) DAwww.avonda.co.uk
Cornwall DAwww.cornwallda.co.uk 
Devon DAwww.devonda.co.uk
Dorset DAwww.dorsetda.com
Somerset DAwww.somersetda.co.uk
Tamar DAwww.tamarda.co.uk
Wiltshire DA – temporarily unavailablewww.wiltsda.co.uk
New Forest DAwww.newforestda.com
Southern Regionwww.southernregionccc.co.uk
Hampshire DAwww.hampshireda.co.uk
Isle of Wight DAiowda2.wix.com/iowda
Royal County of Berkshire DAwww.rcbdaccc.co.uk
Solent DAwww.solentda.org.uk
Loddon DAwww.loddonda.co.uk
Waterside DAwww.watersidedaccc.co.uk
West Sussex DAwww.westsussexda.com
Yorkshire Regionwww.yorkshireregion.co.uk
Central Yorkshire DAwww.centralyorkshireda.co.uk
East Yorkshire DAwww.eastyorkshireda.co.uk 
Huddersfield & Spen DAwww.huddersfield-da.co.uk
Leeds DAwww.leedsda.org
Lindum DA – currently down for maintenance
Sheffield DAwww.sheffield-da.org.uk
South Yorkshire DAwww.southyorkshireda.co.uk
Yorkshire DAwww.yorkshireda.co.uk
Northern Ireland Region
Northern Ireland DANorthern Ireland DA Facebook
County Down DAwww.cdda.club
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March Meet 8th – 9th

This year our March meet is at a pub campsite at Barton, a small village on the river Avon to the west of Stratford.

Details of the site and facilities can be found at www.cottageofcontent.com

If you are planning to join us please let me know through email on sites@lightweightcampers.org.uk so I can inform the site of numbers.

Pictures below from the pub website

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Earlybirds Jan 2019

Earlybirds Meet, Blackmore 2019

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Jim Perry

We are sad to report the death on the 14th of August of one of our long time members and Vice President Jim Perry.
His funeral is being held at st peters church, Didcot, Oxfordshire at 2pm on the Thursday 6th September.

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