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||Black Beck Farm, Bouth, Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 8JJ
(OS Landranger map 97) SD333859
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Campsite field via track past the corrugated barn
||First briefing Friday Evening 23.08.19 Last briefing Monday morning 26.08.19
Briefing Times: Morning: 06.00 BST Evening: 17.00 BST
Any changes to the briefing times will be notified at briefings or by Whatsapp to the number given on the booking form.
Post briefing, flying will take place from the camping field at Bouth or from an alternative take off site if the wind direction dictates. Any flying or tethering from the site other than post briefing must be agreed with the meet director.
Sunrise/set: 6:03 / 20:24 Friday 23rd
Radio frequency: 122.480
||Refueling will be from 104's and must take place at the designated site only. Please bring your own refueling hose. Cost will be no more than £45 a 104 cylinder, full or part used. Refueling will be announced at briefing. Please arrive with enough gas to fly Friday PM.
No gas will be available until after the first flight. Payment for Gas is by cheque or cash to Derek Grimshaw.
Socials; Competitions; etc.
Instead of the landing card system, we are using a 'thank you' bottle for farmers, labelled with your details. A label design has been formulated and a limited number will be available at the meet. But bottles won't! – so please bring some!
NB: Landing details will still be required for Admin and H&S reasons.
Balloon inspections may be possible over the weekend weather permitting. Please contact Pete Donkin directly for more information.
Pubs in or around Bouth:–
White Hart Inn, Bouth,UlverstonLA12 8JB 01229 861229 www.whitehart-Iakedistrict.co.uk
The Rusland Pool Hotel, Haverthwaite,LA12 8AA 01229 861384
Manor House, Oxen Park,Ulverston LAl 8HG 01229 861345 open 18-Mid M-F 12-MID SaSu
Anglers Arms,Old Barrow Road, Haverthwaite,LA12 8AJ 015395 31216
The Royal Oak, Spark Bridge,Ulverston LA12 8BS
Ship Inn,Main Street,Greenodd,Ulverston,LA12 7QZ
The Farmers Arms, Lowick Green,Ulverston,LA12 7BA 01229584469
||Camping available on site at £10 per unit per night and to be paid to Derek Grimshaw on arrival or at first attended briefing, if payment has not been made electronically.