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.
St Thomas Church bought for £10. Refurbished with new roof.
The campsite website (www.willesley.org.uk) was redesigned and relaunched by Jonathan Ince.
The karting track was completed; also, the old water tank was dug out to form the pot-holing activity. Archery and the spiders frame were also introduced to the site. In May, the bouldering wall was completed. Following the activities being installed, there was the centenary camp where 731 campers attended.
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.
This was the first district camp at the site. Each group had to clear their own camping plot.
The gatehouse kitchen was refurbished.