Our highlights of Camp Bestival 2018!

I Love Camp Bestival

Well what an adventure Camp Bestival 2018 was! This was our 6th year at Camp Bestival, our first one being 2013 when Sebby was just 6 weeks old, and is now an annual event we look forward to every year. Last year was our first wet Camp Bestival, enduring thick mud and torrential rain but this year our worries turned to how the kids would cope with the heatwave conditions. Thursday We arrived at Lulworth Castle to set up our… Continue Reading “Our highlights of Camp Bestival 2018!”

Ditch the umbrella with the People’s Poncho!

The People's Poncho

We have just got back from a very wet and muddy Camp Bestival, the first wet festival I have experienced and it was a huge learning curve. The last four we have been to have been glorious, with only an early morning rain shower one year. This time we were checking the weather daily and it was clear that this time we would need to pack raincoats and wellies. A couple of months ago I was sent the a waterproof… Continue Reading “Ditch the umbrella with the People’s Poncho!”

Meeting the Tudors at Camp Bestival

Tudor's

Camp Bestival is known for hosting some fabulous events and in previous years we have seen knight’s jousting and cowboys doing some amazing tricks whilst riding their horses. This summer, we were in for a treat with Henry VIII’s arrival at Camp Bestival from Hampton Court Palace with the unmissable Tudors on Tour. Presented by independent charity Historic Royal Palaces, this ‘festival within a festival’ was a big hit with kids and adults alike, allowing us to step into a living Tudor… Continue Reading “Meeting the Tudors at Camp Bestival”