2021 Club Rally Information
All you need to know about 2021 SC&CC rallies.
No calls to any committee member after 9pm please.
Rally slips and cheques to be sent to the Rally Officer (see rally slips for details). All cheques to be made payable to SCCC. You can also telephone or email to book some rallies. Rallies requiring deposits should be booked in the normal way using a rally slip. BL car disc must be displayed on all rallies. You should familiarise yourselves with all Association Rules in the rally book (pages 5 to 9).
Visitors: Adults (18yrs and over) wishing to stay in another member’s unit overnight on any Swindon Rally must be paid up members of the BL Association. A fee of £1 per person per night will be charged plus any charges made by the site.
Holiday Rallies: A £30.00 per week non-refundable deposit is required when booking Holiday Rallies and full payment is required no later than 1 month prior to start of the rally. Any balance not received by the due date will result in loss of holiday.
Weekend Rallies: commence at 5pm on Friday. All slips must be received 14 days prior to rally commencement. It may be possible to arrive early, but please check with the Rally Officer / Marshal first. No arrivals before the Rally Marshal unless agreed with the Marshal, as the rally starts when the first unit arrives and lasts for 5 x 24 hrs from then. Cheques will not be accepted on the rally, payment must be in cash only and paid on arrival.
Limited Rallies: Booking is essential. Please remember to cancel if you are unable to attend in order to free up spaces.
Sound & Pets: No noise after 11pm on all rallies except where stated otherwise. Where dogs are allowed they must always be kept on a lead or tethered.
Pup Tents: One small pup tent allowed per unit unless otherwise specified.
Children: Parents are requested to keep their children under control on all rallies and at all times
Personal generators: are not to be used between 7pm and 10am, other than for medical reasons, and not left unattended and used with consideration for others. Please inform the Rally Officer / Marshals prior to rally.
The 2021 Rally Dates, Campsites and Websites
PLEASE NOTE: The website will only be updated once a month. If you would like to attend a Rally and it starts soon, please contact the Rally Officer for the latest information if any places are available
CAMPSITE & DATES (Full details below)
MARCH 31 - APRIL 7
MOUNT FARM PARK,
APRIL 29 - MAY 6
MONKTON WYLD FARM CARAVAN AND CAMPING PARK,
MAY 27 - JUNE 2
MAY 29 -JULY 3
CAMPING SOUS LES E'TOILES
JULY 14 - 19TH
ROYAL INTERNATIONAL AIR TATTOO,
AUGUST 27 - SEPTEMBER 3
STOWFORD FARM MEADOWS,
SEPTEMBER 18 - 25
DIAMOND CARAVAN PARK,
Can we have volunteers, please. We still need Marshalls for :
Mount Farm Park,
Diamond Caravan Park.
MARCH 31 - APRIL 7 MOUNT FARM PARK,
BATCHELORS LANE, RATLEY, BANBURY. POST CODE: OX15 6DW (Easter)
This is a new site for us and is an idyllic location for a quiet countryside escape. It is surrounded by incredible scenery with absolute tranquillity throughout. It is a working farm so plenty to do if wanted. There are two fantastic historical pubs within about 1/2 mile of the site that serve great food daily. There are many walking trails for all ages and abilities. The site is situated next to a village green which has a safe and quiet children's play area. Just a short drive away are Banbury, Stratford on Avon , Warwick and Leamington Spa. See www.mountfarmpark.co.uk
Route: From Swindon take the A419 toward Cirencester. Take the A429 to Stow on the Wold, Moreton in Marsh and Halford. After Halford take the B4455 (Fosse Way). After 0.2mls turn right onto B4451. In 1.7mls turn right onto Banbury Rd for approx 5.3mls then bear left onto Banbury and the Oxford Canal. In 1.3mls turn right onto Old Road then in 320yds turn left into Batchelors Lane. Look for SCCC signs
Rally Fee: £ 18.50 per night incl. electric. £30 non returnable deposit with slip, balance due by MARCH 3rd.
APRIL 29 - MAY 6 MONKTON WYLD FARM CARAVAN AND CAMPING PARK,
CHARMOUTH, DORSET. DT6 6DB (May Bank Holiday)
This Camping and Caravan Club site straddles the Devon/Dorset border. It is 3 miles from Charmouth and the Historic Harbour of Lyme Regis which is the centre of the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline. There is a small shop. The site is clean and well run. The rally field slightly sloping and not level as on their web site. See web site monktonwyld.co.uk
Route: From A303 exit at Ilminster and take the A358 through Chard to Axminster. At Axminster take the A35 towards Charmouth (sp. Dorchester). In 2.5 miles, just past the county border sign, turn left at the brown tourism leisure sign. Site is 300 yards on the left.
ROUTE WARNING - The holiday park is about 1 mile west of Monkton Wyld. IGNORE ANY SIGNPOSTS TO THE VILLAGE OF MONKTON WYLD as the roads are steep, narrow and unsuitable for caravans. Look for SCCC Signs.
Rally Fee: £15.50 per night incl. electric. A £30.00 non refundable deposit is required with your rally slip and the balance by April 6th.
Marshalls: Allan, Christine, Terry and Anthea
MAY 27 - JUNE 2 BUCKLERS HARD,
BEAULEIU, HANTS. SO42 7XB.
We return to this lovely site again after many requests. Bucklers Hard is set in the heart of the New Forest and is on the banks of the Beaulieu river just 3 miles from Beaulieu, which can be walked to along the river bank. The Bucklers Hard Village is a picturesque 18th century Maritime village and makes an excellent venue from which to explore the beautiful National Park by foot, river or cycle. The local picturesque towns of Lyndhurst and Lymington are close by. https://www.bucklershard.co.uk/groups/rallies/
Route: M27 West, exit Junc. 2. Follow the brown and white tourist signs towards Beaulieu. At Beaulieu village follow the tourist signs to Bucklers Hard. Look for SCCC signs.
Rally Fee: £ 15.50 per night. No electric, Own toilets required but the site toilet facilities in the village can be used during opening times. This price includes admission to Village and Maritime Museum throughout your stay.
MAY 29 -JULY 3 CAMPING SOUS LES E'TOILES,
Profitez de 6 semaines de soleil radieux en Normandie!
This rally was booked to coincide with the D-Day celebrations.
This is a new site for us and is only approx 45 mins drive from the Caen Ferry Port. It is a family run campsite with English speaking owners situated in the village of St Martin des Besaces, Calvados. The owners, Steve and Dawn, offer all visitors a warm friendly welcome and endeavour to make your visit to Normandy as enjoyable and memorable as possible. The site is perfectly situated for exploring the picturesque countryside, tasting renowned cheeses, sampling sparkling cider and of course the famous Calvados. To the North are the D-Day landing beaches and Bayeau with its famous tapestry. To the South is the pretty and historic village of Domfront. To the East in Suisse Normand (little Switzerland) is Clecy with a miniature railway and the river Orne for canoeing and fishing. To the West is the breathtaking Mont St Michel and the beaches along the Contentin shoreline. Within the village is a museum dedicated to the liberation of the Bocade region also nearby bungee jumping.
For more info on amenities etc at the site visit www.sous-les-e'toiles.com
Rally Fee: £20.00 per night including 10 amp electric. A non refundable deposit of £30.00 with rally slip and BALANCE BY MAY 1st. Bookings will not be accepted without a deposit.
Please arrange own ferry crossings.
Marshalls: Steve and Clare.
JULY 14 - 19TH ROYAL INTERNATIONAL AIR TATTOO,
RAF FAIRFORD. POST CODE GL7 4DY. LIMIT 60 units.
We visit this site again this year for the Royal International Air Tattoo. This is the 50th anniversary year of the biggest air show in the world, so book early to avoid disappointment. We have again extended the rally which now starts on Wednesday until Monday. This will give the added opportunity of seeing some of those aircraft that are on display actually flying into the show. This year we have free access to a bar at Townsend Farm campsite over the weekend and there will be a small shop and takeaway available. https://www.airtattoo.com/airshow
The fee has been increased this year for the first time in 13 years, it is now £16 per night, an increase of £1 per night.
Route: From Lechlade take the A417 towards Cirencester. Turn left at the Shell Garage, sp Welford. Once in the village turn sharp left into Townsend Farm. Look for SCCC signs
Rally Fee: £16.00 per unit per night. No electric. Own toilet required. A non refundable deposit of £15.00 is required with rally slip and full payment required by June 15.
NO BOOKINGS WILL BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT A DEPOSIT. NO ARRIVALS ON SATURDAY OR SUNDAY.
Marshalls: Steve, Clare, Nigel and Julie
AUGUST 27 - SEPTEMBER 3 STOWFORD FARM MEADOWS,
COOMBE MARTIN, NORTH DEVON. Limit 15 units. (Summer Bank Holiday). POST CODE EX34 0PW
This very popular full facility site has again been booked for this year. See www.stowford.co.uk
Route: M5 to junc. 27, then A361 to Barnstable. In Barnstable follow the signs for the hospital taking the A39 towards Lynton. In approx.1 mile after the hospital turn left onto B3230 sp. Ilfracombe. At the crossroads turn right onto A3123 sp. Stowford Farm Meadows. The site is approx 1.5 miles on the right. Look for SCCC signs
Rally Fee: £23.50 per night Including electric. A non refundable deposit of £30.00 is required with slip and balance due by July 28th
Marshalls : TBA
SEPTEMBER 5. A G M COLEVIEW COMMUNITY CENTRE, COLEVIEW, SWINDON.
POST CODE SN3 4AS
Due to the cancellation of the 2020 AGM there will be many things that will need to be discussed by members and committee so your attendance at this years AGM will be very much welcomed.
New ideas and views will be gratefully appreciated and received.
Please support your club in these difficult times. https://www.facebook.com/Coleviewcommunitycentre
Refreshments will be provided at 10.15am with the meeting
commencing at 10.30am.
Marshalls: The Committee
SEPTEMBER 18 - 25 DIAMOND CARAVAN PARK,
BLETCHINGDON, OXFORD. POST CODE. OX5 3DR. Limit 10 units all hard standing.
This is a new site for us this year. It is a family friendly site with a solar heated swimming pool, games room with pool and football tables, outdoor play area and a fully licensed bar. There is a fully equipped toilet block which includes a family bathroom with baby changing facilities, showers, privacy cubicles, hair dryers, indoor washing up and laundry room. FREE Wi Fi is available. The site is only 1 mile from the A34 and 5 miles north of Oxford. Surrounding areas to visit are, Oxford, Bicester (8miles), and Banbury (30 mins drive). http://www.diamondpark.co.uk/
Route: From Swindon take the A420 to Oxford. Turn left onto the A34 towards M40. Take the Bletchingdon / Islip / Heathfield exit and follow the signs to Diamond Farm. Use Post Code in your Sat Nav and this will direct you to the site.
Rally Fee: £18.50 per night including 16 amp electric. A Non Refundable deposit £30.00 with rally slip. Balance due by 17th August 2021.