East Sussex District Association of the
Camping and Caravanning Club
We are writing with more positive news! Further to the RoadMap that the PM shared with us
on Monday, there is definitely light at the end of the tunnel!
What we know now:
12 April – This will be our earliest opening date for sites in England. It is likely that we will
not be able to open facility blocks, so we will only be able to welcome self-sufficient campers.
17 May – This is likely to be our earliest opportunity to open facility blocks.
21 June – We have this tantalising date. If all goes to plan, it’s when we just might be able to
get back to some form of normality.
Scotland is a little behind England with 26 April being the earliest likely opening date for
campsites. This will be with restrictions which are yet to be published. It is likely Scotland will
continue to operate a Tier structure.
The Welsh government has indicated 1 April as the earliest opening date for self-contained
accommodation, while the Northern Ireland government hasn’t indicated a re-opening date
In terms of Meets and THSs, the Executive Committee are happy for you to operate these in
line with the opening of Club Sites. However, please continue to operate
Meets and THSs as campsites, not as social
gatherings with activities.
When at a Meet or THS we ask that you familiarise yourself with, and follow the
latest government guidance on social distancing,numbers allowed to meet and bubbles.
As you will be aware, these dates are subject to change, and we ask you to keep an eye on
the Club’s website, which we will keep updated, as and when any one of the governments
Turning to a couple of administrative matters, the Executive Committee require all Region &
National Section AGMs to be held virtually – in line with their previous instruction to District
Associations and Section Areas. The AGMs should be held on the same date and at the same
time already published.