COVID-19 UPDATE No. 2
It is with an extremely heavy heart that reluctantly we are forced to announce …
The forthcoming joint “Adventure Overland Show” + “International Campervan Show” at Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse the weekend of 25-26 April 2020 has been cancelled.
We fully understand this will come as a major blow to the livelihoods of traders, caterers and entertainers, not to mention the disappointment felt by campers and day visitors, but the welfare of the public is our number one concern.
In addition, government advisories have also forced our hand. It is important to know that we would have carried on if we could, but having explored every avenue, we now find ourselves in a cul-de-sac with absolutely nowhere to go!
Current advice from the government for organisations arranging ‘mass gatherings’ (deemed over 500 persons) states:-
In line with the social distancing guidance it is advised that large gatherings should not take place. While the...
And good info for anyone not on uk mainland
OVERSEAS VISITORS ATTENDING THE SHOW: To help offset high ferry costs, owners of vehicles NOT registered in the UK, plus those from the offshore islands of Great Britain and Northern Ireland automatically receive 50% discount. Also eligible are vehicles registered to addresses in the Isle of Man, Channel Islands and even the Isle of Wight ... as there's still water to cross! Residents of Canvey Island, the Isle of Dogs, Eel Pie Island or any other 'inshore' islands however are not eligible!
How to receive half price admission - Simply book full price tickets on TicketSource in the normal way. Upon arrival at Stratford-upon-Avon Racecourse present your vehicle's V5 documentation to the staff at at Check-In as proof of residency, whereupon you will be reimbursed half of your booking fee in cash (£ Sterling currency).
NO VALID VEHICLE DOCUMENTATION (plus the vehicle sitting outside Check-in of course!) ... NO 50% DISCOUNT.
We’re booked really looking forward to this
if anyone wants tattie scones or stornoway black pudding brought I can bring let me know and I can tell you price
tattie scones around *80 p
stornoway full bung approx £19
1/2 bung app £8
1/4 bung £4
Eel Pie Island, there's a name from the past. Many happy hours spent there back in late 60's/early seventies :)
Love to have seen some of the bands that had played there. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eel_Pie_Island
Would like to remember some of those I was at Ral lol. Was an experience :)
I have seen some of the bands on the list and in that period but I bet some of those gigs were brilliant.
Seen John Mayalls Bluesbreakers with Clapton and all the bands at Colonel Barefoot's Rock Garden.
Missed the Stones in Hyde Park because I got arrested on the way down!!
When you old g*ts have stopped reminiscing about blasts from the past...!
I've just booked our tickets for this. See you there. 😂 🙃 😉
Woohooo, that's great news. I see you have filmed your first outing.
Stick a flake in mine chuck.
See you there.😄😄😄
C u there steve ,last we saw each other was Rutland think wully was there I Mind a tent was involved.can mind tommy bombing about
Yep, that's right. We gave the kids a camo tarp, twigs and some rope :)
I remember asking you is it Wully with an I or a U.
Aie, you said. None the wiser was I. Lol That was sat around the fire, good times 😁