22nd CHAPTER OF THE NORTH DEVON

 LEGENDARY GRAND TOUR 2017

WEDNESDAY 23RD AUGUST BIG SHEEP CAMPSITE IS OPEN

Saturday 26th August 

10-00am  BIG SHEEP MINI SHOW. The show is free and held in the Car Park; You are welcome to go into the Big Sheep and enjoy the fun at a very reduced rate. The driver will get in free, and up to 6 passengers can go for half price. There will be 8 Big Sheep related prizes and fierce competition for them. If you are only going to the Mini Show, you are still welcome to join us on the country’s biggest cruise, from Northam Burrows back to the Big Sheep for even more fun down the death side. This time the entrance is free.

5-30pm      The Saturday night cruise. Meet at the information centre on Northam Burrows use the   Sandymere Road entrance. NOT BEFORE 5-30, or they will charge you to get in, should be signposted.

6-30pm      Depart the Burrows. Westward Ho! Northam and Appledore

7-00pm      Arrive Big Sheep free entry for fun in the EWE-TOPIA indoor play zone. The café will be open and the brewery. 10-00pm the Big Sheep Closes.

There are Toilets on the Burrows somewhere but not sure if they will be open

Sunday 27th  August   Westward Ho! 10-15am Drivers briefing on Prom

7-30am      Westward Ho! Prom is open for parking. Toilets

10-45am   Bideford Youth Piped Band starts

11-00am   Rock & Roll We leave Westward Ho! up Stanwell Hill  Abbotsham roundabout.’

11-30am   Arrive Hartland Quay. Toilets & Lunch. Hartland Quay always has a BBQ waiting for us, and they always give a donation for the CHSW.

1-00pm      Depart Hartland Quay.

2-00pm      Arrive Dartington Crystal Toilets & Devon Cream Teas.

3-30pm      Depart Dartington for home going via the two big dippers.

7-00/7-30 Horse Race Meeting at the campsite everyone welcome campers or not. It’s going to be big this year.

  Monday 28th  August  Victoria Park Bideford   10-15am Drivers briefing in Park

7-30am      Victoria Park opens Toilets. There will be a Catering Van in the park

10-30am   The Bideford Youth Pipe Band starts

11-00am   Rock & Roll We’re off. Along the Quay and over the old bridge.

11-10am   Instow

11-15am   Turn off the road by Fremington shops and through Housing Estate.

Arrive at Little Bridge House and go round the roundabout the wrong way.

11-45am   Arrive Landkey  Regroup & Use the bridge to cross over 361.

1-20pm      Lynton

1-30pm      Arrive Valley of the Rocks. Toilets & Lunch Stop but bring your own & regroup

2-15pm      Depart Car Park SHARP.

2-45pm      Arrive Combe Martin

3-00pm      Arrive IIfracombe ( I don’t think so) Toilets

3-30pm      Prize giving & raffle etc.

THIS ITINERARY IS DUE FOR AN UPDATE THIS YEAR

We do not drive far over the weekend, but the event is intense and knackering, so why not have another night at the campsite and make your way home the next day, you will be glad you did.

 WEDNESDAY 30TH CAMPSITE CLOSES DOWN