This was the first district camp at the site. Each group had to clear their own camping plot.
The first Baden-Powell guild picnic was held.
The original “www.willesley.org.uk” site went live.
75 years of cub scouting celebration – the big trees on the main field were planted. Later in the year was the Willesley 40th anniversary camp – visited by Garth Morrison Chief Scout.
LPG tank was installed. Then in August, the cabin used for the tuck shop was acquired. On the 2nd of October, Radio Leicester had a 2 hour broadcast about the site.
The bottom carpark was constructed. Also, the “Go A Million Camp” was held where 699 people (from 17 groups) attended.
The cabin kitchen was refurbished. Central heating was installed into the cabin.