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Crunchie Tue 08-Jul-08 17:31:49

I am so excited less han 2 weeks to go planning loads of stuff, fancy dress gear etc


bigTillyMint Wed 09-Jul-08 14:55:55

But it's in September, isn't it?

bigTillyMint Wed 09-Jul-08 14:57:30

OOps, you mean campBestival, durrr!

sophiewd Wed 09-Jul-08 14:59:29

yes and we have the organisers moving into our house on Friday

sophiewd Wed 09-Jul-08 15:01:15

and the weateher forecast is looking good.

Crunchie Wed 09-Jul-08 19:20:38


oops Sat 12-Jul-08 21:28:45

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3mum Sun 13-Jul-08 17:39:35

yes (assuming its Camp Bestival) we are going too. Thinks a mumsnet meetup would be a good idea as long as we can all find each other!

Crunchie Sun 13-Jul-08 17:46:22

Well I went to my mates house to discuss things to take and it was
1) Tent (massive 5m bellone!!)
2) Bunting
3) Rugs

She has style thats for sure

We are alos discussing what cocktails can be made up in advance and decanted into diet coke bottles to transport them

thelollipoplady Sun 13-Jul-08 17:55:36

Long island iced tea....

thelollipoplady Sun 13-Jul-08 17:57:49

... and is anyone dressing up? DH keeps pointing me in the direction of Naughty Alice dresses and Queen of Tarts outfits hmm

Crunchie Sun 13-Jul-08 18:18:44

Well DD's are taking
cut off jeans
tshirts/jeans which have been 'glittered'
Spanish skirt
fairy wings/wand/tiara
top hat

I am not dressing up specifically, just taking dresses/shorts/jumpers/wellies/crocs.

Problem with long island iced tea is that it needs coke in it which may go flat after 24 hours, I am thinking woo woos, or 'juice' based drinks

We will be the ones in the MASSIVE tent, 2 small tents inc cath kidston one, with 6 kids, 4 adults, and bunting oh and rugs

sophierosie Sun 13-Jul-08 18:27:31

v jealous - try out my mates chocolate treats at her chocstar stall / van

Crunchie Sun 13-Jul-08 19:13:27

OMG that look FAB, I will go and visit at LEAST once. SHall I say Sophierosie sent me??

Crunchie Tue 15-Jul-08 20:02:34

is there no-one else????

Twiglett Tue 15-Jul-08 20:06:34

<sneaks on>

<wonders if she should admit to going>

<sneaks off>


ShadowyMariaMiller Tue 15-Jul-08 20:12:07

oh it soudns good a nd i hate the idea nromally

ShadowyMariaMiller Tue 15-Jul-08 20:12:26

do you haev to dress up fgs?

sophiewd Wed 16-Jul-08 08:25:59

Went for a walk around the site yesterday and it is looking fantastic, anyone up for a meet up I ma in, we have the mnanic 2 year old and a 4 week old, if you see a big house next to the castle that is where we are staying, the childrens area is great.

oops Wed 16-Jul-08 08:33:09

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Twiglett Wed 16-Jul-08 08:34:46

If you google 'Camp Bestival Map' it takes you to a map of the site that's really useful to have

The website is virtually impossible to use for information so we resorted to googling

Sophie .. do you know anything about parking? I have huge concern that we might park and be trapped in for the 3 days which concerns me as there's a chance that we might have to leave on sunday .. are they sorting the parking so that you can remove your car when you need to do you know?

Twiglett Wed 16-Jul-08 08:35:42

we're not dressing up, because we are grown-ups grin

oops Wed 16-Jul-08 08:38:19

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Twiglett Wed 16-Jul-08 13:45:23

<visions of oops wandering round and licking random women just to check>

sophiewd Wed 16-Jul-08 16:22:35

Twig - will check for you later or tomorrow and get back to you.

Slightly worried as main stage is not up yet. We willbe the ones with the big 40 year old Silver cross pram.

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