Suffolk - 2 night Meet - 6th October to 8th October 2017

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Big Stu 12

Full Member
Jan 7, 2012
6,025
2
Ipswich
Location
A 10 Acre mixed Woodland that is very quiet and secluded, and lends itself to wild camping, both in Hammocks and Tents/Tarps, just outside of the village of Stansfield,

Please Note No arrivals after 9:30pm.....

New comers to Site - By Arrangement Only, The meet time MUST be arranged, this is not an easy place to find.....


Meet at Compasses Pub, Stansfield, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 8LN. By Arrangement Only, normally finishing about midday on the Last day. Please be on time as the Woodland is hard to find,


Cost
The Camp Site charge per person for the weekend, In Cash please on arrival, Please bring the correct amount.


Adults - Up to two nights £15 per person


10 to 18 years of age - Up to two nights £7.50 per person


Under 10's there is no charge.


For this month the cost is going up so that the group can buy a Griddle for the fire, as agreed at the September meet.


Under 18s
Are welcome to attend, they are the responsibility of the Parent/Guardian that they came to the meet with, also please keep children under control. Please Note this a remote woodland in Suffolk, it is about 1 Mile from a road, and some time only accessible by foot across a field (about 1/2 mile), please read the full description of the place, it may be worth a visit before bringing under 18's, just to make sure its not too wild for them.


Behavior
Our meets, are good natured and light hearted, with safety in mind, we aim to carry this on with self regulation, if it does not then the offending person will be asked to leave immediately.


Facilities
This is a very wild site...There is a Basic Long drop Toilet at the site and Shower at a Farm Yard about 1km away, the nearest Tap is about a 600m from the Woodland.


Personal Hygiene - please bring your Hygiene kits (loo roll ect),


The Communal Area has shelter with a fire pit that has a concrete base.


Housekeeping
There is NO Facility to leave rubbish on site or at the farm, please bring a Rubbish Bag for your waste and take it home; we have had occasions were other peoples pitches have been cleaned up by others, You Carry In – You Carry Out.


We do have a rule of no rubbish to be burnt on the fire during time people are cooking or using the fire area for food drink preparation, Please respect this.




Personal Fries can only be used at personal pitches once the attendee has attened the Fire Setting, Laying and Clearing Session other wise no Personal fires


Fire Places and Fire scar’s to be kept to a minimum, fire to be kept small and for cooking, if you make a Fire Scar for any reason, other than communal one, then it is your responsibility to clean it up, The Main communal Fire is Everyone’s responsibility to clean up after.


The communal area is to be set up and fire light before personal kit is set up, on the last day the communal area is to be packed away, Tinder, Kindling, and firewood is to be prepared ready for the next meet prior to leaving site, this will make things easier for all.


NO Green Wood to be cut........


Vehicles and Access and Parking to site


There is Access to the woods by Vehicle for kit drop off only, and up to the enterance of the woods do not drive in to the rydes, but not into the woods, park, drop off kit, then return to the carpark.


Car Parking for the woodland will be about 800m away from the woodland in a Working Farm Yard, please do not block Gates and Barn doorways. For Parking it is now behind the Black Gates, not in front of them, Please Close the gates after parking.


Axes and Sharps, the use and carring of axes are not permitted untill the attendee has attended a Sharps Care, Safety and Use breifing.


Group Meal,
There is no Group meal at this meet


In case of Unforeseen events that may cause there to be no group meal, please allow in your catering for that emergency meal.


Other Info
Please keep to the simple rules and treat it with respect.


Dogs are welcome - Only well-behaved/controlled, your dog must be under control at all times. you must clean up after them... POO bags to be taken home,


Wood can be gathered from around the site, Dead Wood only to be used. No green wood cutting allowed


Please note that the Group Shed is for Group equipment, personal Equipment may be left as a last resort between two meets, but the sole responsibility for the items left in the shed lays solely with the person they are left by, the Attenders, Landowner and the Group are in no way responsible for loss damage or theft of the items.


Of course Micky being taken is compulsory....


I know people Like taking Photo's and sharing experiences, and some do not like the Photo's on the Internet, so Please bear this in mind when posting after the event, also I you do not want your picture on the internet then please make all aware....


Slippers are welcome.....


All Attendee's, attend and take part in any activities at their own risk....by attending you agree to this term.


First Aid
There are no First Aid facilities on site, so you will need to bring your own suitable First Aid kit, not just some plasters.


The nearest A & E is 20 minutes drive at;


West Suffolk Hospital
Hardwick Lane
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk IP33 2QZ,
Switchboard: 01284 713000
 

Big Stu 12

Full Member
Jan 7, 2012
6,025
2
Ipswich
ATTENDANCE - Copy and paste the last list showing people that are attending the meeting in this thread, then add your name....and the nights you will be staying,


1. Stu and Ruby - Friday and Saturday
 

amjake

Full Member
Sep 10, 2013
158
11
Suffolk
1. Stu and Ruby - Friday and Saturday
2. Colin - Friday and Saturday.
3. Trevor - Friday & Saturday.
4. Kevin - Friday & Saturday
5.
 

johntarmac

Full Member
May 17, 2015
179
1
Herts
1. Stu and Ruby - Friday and Saturday
2. Colin - Friday and Saturday.
3. Trevor - Friday & Saturday.
4. Kevin - Friday & Saturday
5. John - Friday(hopefully) & Saturday.
 

mikesmith777

Nomad
Feb 17, 2013
331
3
Clacton on Sea
1. Stu and Ruby - Friday and Saturday
2. Colin - Friday and Saturday.
3. Trevor - Friday & Saturday.
4. Kevin - Friday & Saturday
5. John - Friday(hopefully) & Saturday.
6. Mike - Saturday
 

crosslandkelly

A somewhat settled
Jun 9, 2009
23,494
1,028
63
North West London
Looks like there will be 10 of us this weekend. How many of us are meeting at the compasses on Friday? I'll be there for 12.30- 1pm. I want to give Tony a ring, and make sure he's got some food in for lunch. If I can give him some idea of numbers, it'll make it easier for him.
 

SeanI

Forager
Sep 18, 2013
100
0
Suffolk
1. Stu and Ruby - Friday and Saturday
2. Colin - Friday and Saturday.
3. Trevor - Friday & Saturday.
4. Kevin - Friday & Saturday
5. John - Friday(hopefully) & Saturday.
6. Mike - Saturday
7. Sean - Friday only I will turn up later