Pine woodlands (3.5 acres) was bought £3700. Also, the first Warden’s caravan was purchased.
St Thomas Church bought for £10. Refurbished with new roof.
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.
Big field purchased from SJ/JR Radford for £6748 .
This was the first district camp at the site. Each group had to clear their own camping plot.
The cabin was built at a cost of £11,000. Formally opened in May 1982.
Cub 50th anniversary plantation set around pond.