Lancing Adventures

Camping came to a relaxing end this year with the annual family trip. Stuffing both boot and roof rack full of the staple foldaway, thermal and long-life necessities, we journeyed south towards the coast. The Barn Caravan Park is quiet, spacious and wonderfully located. Roughly a twenty-minute train ride from the centre of Brighton, it … More Lancing Adventures

Fever Tent

We arrived at The Sunrise Festival in Westbury, Somerset and energetically bounded towards the volunteer registration zone: one chair and three people nervously clutching clipboards. As part of ‘The Festival Micronation’ it was described as ‘Another World’. How exciting. Walking uphill we stared in wonderment at 18 categorised recycling containers. Here, even nappies wouldn’t go … More Fever Tent

Zipped In

To mark the end of summer it seemed fitting to dedicate something to one of my most cherished traditions. Camping. I’ve crawled in and out of tents all summer and at points where dramatic temperature changes have led to deathly fever, have begun contemplating where the appeal lies. My excitement for camping has too often … More Zipped In