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Camping next to one of the ponds

Final details of the Get Together

We are looking forward to seeing those of you able to come to the Get Together at Underhill Farm this weekend. Please note, the farm is in Pant, beware if you use google maps as it can take you to the wrong place. Just to confirm, we will be meeting on Saturday 25th April at […]

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A sneaky peek behind the scenes

Looking through the website you won’t realise all of the activity going on behind the scenes. So I thought I would give you a sneaky peek at what’s been happening… Members and camping I am very excited to say that we now have 44 camping members, which is wonderful considering that we only launched three […]

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Weekly update #2

Thank you very much to everyone who backed us so far, we are making progress towards our target even if it is a bit slower than we had hoped. We have made it to 12% with 12 backers, so far. The slow week was probably because we got distracted about telling everyone that we were […]

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Nearly Wild Camping – open for members

Exciting news! We are not an official co-op yet, but locations and campers can now apply for membership. So what does this actually mean… Location members For locations this means that your profile will be visible on the directory and you will secure your place in our early bird offer of hugely reduced membership for the […]

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Weekly update #1

With week 1 of our crowdfunding campaign under our belts we have made a good start with 10% of our total already pledged. Thank you very much to everyone who has supported us so far and spread the word about it. We really do need to keep up momentum if we are going to make […]

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Why co-operate? Because everyone benefits

Nearly Wild Camping’s a co-operative because everyone benefits from being involved – locations and campers When we were deciding what business structure to use for Nearly Wild Camping, Steve had an epiphany moment when he realised that it should be a co-operative. That’s because it isn’t just about a couple of people running a website, […]

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Nearly Wild Camping co-op is now official

Nearly Wild Camping co-op is now official! Well nearly, we signed the papers today, so once they come back from the regulators we can officially start signing up members. How exciting! We have spent the last couple of months talking to Dave Hollings from Co-operative and Mutual solutions ltd http://www.cms.coop about the best structure for […]

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Exciting new beginnings for the New Year

After a busy period of reflection, planning, designing and writing funding bids, we had a marvellous Christmas present of funding from Powys Sustainable Tourism to get a new website made which will allow you to view all the location profiles and to book online. Very exciting and a busy January ahead sorting it out. And […]

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