Camping - East Sussex
Date: Fri-Sun Sep 14th-16th
Organiser: Simon H and Helen W
Cost: Tent, 2 persons, and 1 car is £15; tent and 1 person is £7; tent and 2 persons is £11 (£10 event surcharge payable by casual members).
Activities: Saturday: Brakes Coppice to Battle: 8.27 mile circular walk taking in Battle Abbey and field. Quite flat and easy going. Sunday: Brakes Coppice to Bexhill: 9.14 mile linear walk along the 1066 Country Walk. Quite flat and easy going.
Refreshments: Small shop on site and pub within 0.8 miles
Travel: By car: From Battle High Street, follow the A2100 towards Hastings for approximately 2 miles. Turn right into Telham Lane (sign posted Crowhurst). Continue into Forewood Lane. Brakes Coppice Park's entrance is 1 mile on the left. By train: From Crowhurst station, on the London-Hastings line, climb the platform stairs and head away from the car park where you will see a pathway near the southbound platform. Walk along the platform towards Forewood Lane. When you reach the road turn right and the entrance to the lane is about 4 minutes walk on the right. It takes about 10-15 minutes to walk to the campsite from Crowhurst station.
Accommodation: Brakes Coppice Park, Forewood Lane, Crowhurst, nr Battle, East Sussex, TN33 9AB. Tel: 01424 830322.