Gaunts week 1

22 July 2017 to 29 July 2017
Summer Marquee week (catered) at Gaunts

Gaunts Estate lies in the beautiful Dorset countryside close to the market town of Wimborne. The camp is near the attractive village of Witchampton. The town offers historic buildings, the fine Wimborne Minster and a large model village created in the 1950s in 1/10th scale. The National Trust Kingston Lacy House and Badbury rings are also close by, and Blandford Forum and the coast at Bournemouth and Poole are just to the west and south respectively.
NB - Gaunts' House is an event venue also on the Gaunts Estate, this is completely separate to the Folk Camp, please do not follow signs to Gaunts House.

What you can expect:

A fully catered week of folk activities based around a marquee. Music, song, dance and crafts. Suitable for all - adults, children, families and singles.

Confirmed staff

Joint Leader: Walter Pohl | More Info
Joint Leader: William Weir | More Info
Joint Musician: Alastair Gavin | More Info
Joint Caterer: Simon Reynolds | More Info
Joint Caterer: Rhiannon Thomas | More Info
Joint Warden: Sean Hayden | More Info
Apprentice Leader: James Mijnlieff
Joint Musician: Emily Farewell | More Info

Prices

A non-returnable minimum deposit of £20 per person per event is payable at the time of booking. The bold price is charged if booked and paid for more than one calendar month before the start of the camp. The price in brackets is if booked or payment completed less than one calendar month before the start of the camp. Prices are per person per event.

Adult 18 - 21 12 - 17 5 - 11
£265
(£265)
£198
(£198)
£133
(£133)
£66
(£66)

Under 5s go FREE to all holidays

All accepted bookings automatically include Associate Membership of Folk Camps Society Ltd. for all party members 18 years of age and over.

BOOKING CONDITIONS

1) All deposits are non-refundable and and non-transferable.
2a) Balances for weekend & residential camps are due 1 calendar month before the holiday starts. After which the higher booking price will be charged.
2b) Balances for catered week camps are due 2 calendar months before the holiday starts. Reserved places and deposits will be lost if balances are not paid in full when due.
Folk Camps reserves the right to cancel bookings where balances have not been settled in full by the due date.
3) In the event of you cancelling (except under clause 5 below) the following scale of charges will apply:-
  Up to 4 weeks before start of holiday - deposits only
  15 to 28 days before start of holiday -50% of full cost
  Under 15 days before the start of holiday -100% of full cost
Please note some insurance companies offer policies which provide cover against you cancelling your holiday (see Holiday Insurance)
4) Folk Camps reserves the right to alter or cancel camps, facilities, dates and staffing as necessary, but will always attempt to provide a holiday that matches as close as practicable the original.
5) Folk Camps will not pay any refunds or consequential losses in respect of any changes necessary under clause 4 above, other than to grant the option of cancellation with full refunds if Folk Camps cancels or alters the dates or location of the camp as a result of any reason beyond its control.
6) The person making this booking will notify Folk Camps if any member of the party has been at risk of contact with an infectious or contagious disease. Should it be necessary to cancel the booking as a result of any such contact, then Folk Camps will refund all the monies paid.
7) The person making this booking acknowledges full responsibility for all persons included in the booking and indemnifies Folk Camps Society Ltd. for all losses incurred as a result of any such person’s actions.
8) Special medical dietary needs will only be catered for following advance agreement by Folk Camps.
9) Children under the age of 18 are the responsibility of their parent or responsible adult (aged over 21) at all times.
10) Folk Camps reserves the right to refuse any booking without explanation.
11) Folk Camps may use photos, images and videos taken at Folk Camps in future publicity. If you would like your permission to be obtained for the use of any media that clearly identifies you or your family, please contact the office.

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