The old toilet block was converted into the rifle range.
The cabin was built at a cost of £11,000. Formally opened in May 1982.
Central site purchased (3 acres) for 75 pounds and 15,000 dressed bricks bought from J.S.Plant Builders. Consisted of a derelict Hall, ruined coach house, stables, gatehouse, greenhouses, summer house and ice house.
2 Refurbished bells re-hung in bell tower. Then, on the 25th of April, the climbing tower was erected.
In July, the hall was demolished.
The campsite website (www.willesley.org.uk) was redesigned and relaunched by Jonathan Ince.
Splash pool built at the main entrance.