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West Sussex Camp 2017

Date(s) - 05/08/2017 - 12/08/2017
All Day

South of England Showground

Event Contact
Sean Edwards


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What is WS2017?

WS camps have been held in West Sussex for more than 30 years and feature as a high point in the County Scout and Guide programme.  It is an international experience for young people from around the world, joining in a week of activities together including:

Water activities, Abseiling, climbing, Archery, Parascending and other adventurous & challenging activities. Plus cultural activities, sub-camp competitions, musical entertainments, social events, live bands, discos, crafts and even more.

Where is it held?

  • The camp is held at South of England Showground Ardingly West Sussex RH17 6TL.
  • Ardingly is 11 miles London Gatwick Airport & 51 miles from London Heathrow Airport
  • London is 36 miles away with good transport links

When is it?

The camp runs from Saturday 5th August to Saturday 12th August 2017

Who can join in?

  • West Sussex Guides and Scouts
  • West Sussex Guides Senior Section and Explorer Scouts (under 18’s)
  • Overseas Scout and Guide groups affiliated to WAGGGs or WOSM
  • Adults either as leaders with a unit or as part of a WS support team

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