[DRA] Crown Tournament Spring 2012

The Incipient Shire of Depedene under Wychwood invites one and all to the grand spectacle that is Crown Tourney!

About the Site:
Developed from a dairy farm, Linnet Clough is an all year round Scout activity centre and camp site with facilities for a multitude of outdoor activities. It is situated on the Derbyshire and Cheshire border, close to the towns of Marple and Stockport. Manchester is 12 milesaway with a direct train service from Marple.  The site can sleep 71 in beds plus accommodate another 30 on crash mattresses in one of the halls as well as allowing good camping space.

Cost and Payment:
• £42.00 per person
• £5.00 non-member surcharge
• No camping surcharge
• Children under 12 free
• Family cap of £84.00 (plus non-member surcharge if applicable so £94.00)

Getting There
 
From the M60…
Take junction 26 (if southbound) or 27 (if northbound) onto Portwood Roundabout. Take the A626 south, then east, signposted Marple. Follow for 5 miles through Marple. After Marple Station turn right at the traffic lights at the Norfolk Arms into Town Street. Follow this road for 1.5 miles then turn right into Gibb Lane opposite the Devonshire Arms. Take the right fork after the houses and the right fork again at the golf club car park, ignoring the track down to the club house. Linnet Clough is at the bottom of the hill on the right.

From the A6, BUXTON & WHALEY BRIDGE…
 
Take the A6015 at Newtown towards New Mills. At the traffic lights turn left on to the B6101. At the mini roundabout turn right onto New Mills' main street. After about 1 mile, at the White Hart (on right), take the left turn into Mellor Road. Follow for 2 miles, through Mellor village then turn left into Gibb Lane opposite the Devonshire Arms. Take the right fork after the houses and the right fork again at the golf club car park, ignoring the track down to the club house. Linnet Clough is at the bottom of the hill on the right.

By Rail
Marple has a train station that runs directly to Manchester Piccadilly.Getting There