Big field purchased from SJ/JR Radford for £6748 .
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 chlorination plant was fitted.
Old wood was purchased (near the campfire circle). 1.48 acres for 350 pounds.
The gatehouse kitchen was refurbished.
The first Baden-Powell guild picnic was held.
The Oakthorpe Colliery winding and headstock arrived at the site (this is now located outside the Wardens caravan). Also, the second Wardens caravan was purchased. Later in the year, the church was reopened.