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Nudefest 2016



British Naturism is pleased to announce that Nudefest 2016 will be taking place at Thorney Lakes Camping and Caravan Park, Langport, Somerset TA10 0DW from 1000hrs on Tuesday 5th July until 1000hrs on Monday 11th July.

 

Tickets are now available from https://britishnaturism.innstyle.co.uk.

 

INF Invitation: Attached File  BN-Nudefest-2016-Invitation-EN.pdf   308.39KB   1299 downloads

INF Einladung in deutscher Sprache: Attached File  BN-Nudefest-2016-Invitation-DE.pdf   400.7KB   99 downloads

INF invitation en français: Attached File  BN-Nudefest-2016-Invitation-FR.pdf   321.58KB   81 downloads

 

The festival this year will consist of three distinct camping areas, a quiet area nearest the ablutions for people with mobility requirements, an area nicknamed the village which is equipped with electric points and a further area beyond the events area to be called simply the rally field. The site is only an hour’s drive from Bristol with a large rural boundary and 4 acres of idyllic lakeside which can all be enjoyed naked.

 

The events area will be complete with all the normal facilities, a large marquee much bigger than previous ones, complete with bar area (with heater), a separate restaurant tent and smaller break out tents for use by various people. Amanda will be occupying one of these doing her traditional massages.

 

The catering will be provided by a team headed by Clare the owner of River Parrott catering a local firm who only use local produce and take great pride in the food and drink they supply. Clare will be providing select meals all day and in the evening will have a tasty, value for money meal of the day available.

 

The events timetable will be worked upon to the last minute but every day we will be having a meet and greet, run around the site, massages available, Mi tune sessions etc but so far the main events and performances are as follows:

 

Tuesday Question time in the buff, Tea party in the afternoon – bring along your Tiaras & Teddies, early evening one of Andy and Patti quizzes and then to round off the day an Elvis tribute singer

 

Wednesday Yoga, Art – life drawing, herbal walk and talk around the site, visit to the Somerset Cider Brandy company (all visits are clothes optional and discounted entrance fee payable), food quiz, Billy Bottle and Martine plus guest providing the music in the evening.

 

Thursday Yoga, visit to Town Tree Nature garden, bling a bag, Land girls talk and War time singalong, and in the evening please be seated in the marquee for 2030hrs for an Après ski night with Baron Von Schmidt Haus

 

Friday Yoga, beach walk, Art –painting around the lake, visit to Haynes Motor Museum and Barn dance in the evening

 

Saturday Yoga, Fishing contest and tuition, drum workshop, willow making, open mic night (show off your talents) Robbie Williams experience and traditional disco.

 

Sunday Yoga, Petqanque Competition, possible farm visit, learn Indian dancing, music in the bar, another great quiz and in the evening a local live band

 

Monday final farewells
To help with your enjoyment of the festival I have traditionally made up a kit list of items you may or may not wish to bring along. This year you could bring, fishing equipment for the contest (bait provided), musical instrument for the open mic night and a possible jamming session, cowboy hat for the barn dance, teddy and tiara for the tea party, picnic blanket for near the lake, favourite poem or tune for the Mi poem and tune sessions and a couple of bottles of beer for the Mi beer tasting session. I am also bringing along my pedal cycle as the area is flat and the cycling is easy.

 

Booking

 

To book please visit our online booking site at https://britishnaturism.innstyle.co.uk. BN is handling all bookings between 4th and 16th July; please DO NOT call Thorney Lakes for bookings on these dates. If people wish to come earlier than the 4th or stay than the 16th (this will be clothed) please have a confirmed booking with BN before contacting Thorney Lakes to reserve the extra days. This will prevent people having to be moved. The event is going to be limited to 300 people and for those people who wish to be in either the village or quiet area you must book up early. Those wishing to be with friends are best advised to book in the rally field where there is more space. First come first served.

 

If members require accommodation locally BN will be able to provide a number of contacts for self catering, B&B and the like for people to use.

 

Prices

 

The cost, with entertainment from 0800hrs till late, is:

  • Overnight Camping - BN & INF Members: £20 per person per night
  • Overnight Camping - Non-Members: £30 per person per night
  • Day Visitors - BN & INF Members: £15 per person per day
  • Day Visitors - Non-Members: £25 per person per day
Please note:
  • Non-Members and all day visitors will be asked to provide photo-id when arriving at the site.
  • Children under 17yrs go free
  • Dogs go free but must be kept on a lead

 

Electrical Hookups

 

The site has a limited number of electrical hookups in the Village and Quiet areas at an additional cost of £2 per night. Pitches with a hookup are available on a first-come first-served basis and If you wish to have a hookup then please ensure that you select the appropriate option at the time of booking. We plan to provide additional charging points across the site and further details of these will be available nearer the time.

 

Extra Days

 

If you wish to arrive before the 5th or stay after the 11th then you can book extra days at £20 per pitch per night. The full booking window is from Monday 4th July to Saturday 16th July: out with these dates you will need to book directly and privately with Thorney Lakes. Unfortunately due to another booking at Thorney Lakes people arriving early will need to stay in the Rally Field and electrical hookups will not be available. You can of course book an extra night in the Rally Field and then move to a pitch in the Quiet or Village areas from the 5th.

 

Summary

 

Nudefest 2016 is going to be GREAT, it’s in a great location and some great visitors and events have been lined up, all you have to do is book, arrive, strip off and enjoy.

 

Nigel
Nudefest Organiser
info@nudefest.co.uk

 

 

Attached Image: poster.jpg Attached File  BN-Nudefest-2016-Invitation-EN.pdf   308.39KB   1299 downloads
Attached File  BN-Nudefest-2016-Invitation-FR.pdf   321.58KB   81 downloads
Attached File  BN-Nudefest-2016-Invitation-DE.pdf   400.7KB   99 downloads

 

05 - 11 July 2016

This event is open to the public.

 

 





14 Comments


Feb 18 2016 03:19 PM

You should check your German translation, renewals as in membership renewal should be Verlängerung der Mitgliedschaft not Verbesserung which means to improve or improvements.

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Feb 19 2016 05:00 PM
Hi,

thanks for pointing out the translation error. I will ask the office staff to amend it accordingly.

Nigel
Nudefest Organiser
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Feb 25 2016 09:19 AM

You say:  "BN is handling all bookings between 4th and 16th July; please DO NOT call Thorney Lakes for bookings on these dates. If people wish to come earlier than the 4th or stay than the 16th (this will be clothed) please have a confirmed booking with BN before contacting Thorney Lakes to reserve the extra days."

 

Do you mean 11th July rather than 16th July?

 

Yours nakedly

 

Andrew

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Feb 25 2016 04:53 PM

I am following this up Andrew and will post when I get reply.

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Mar 06 2016 01:25 PM

Hi,

 

I'm interested in coming, albeit for the Saturday and Sunday only if that's OK.

 

It would be my first time and I have a question about how prices are charged. Does the overnight camping cost include day-visit access? I.e. for a Saturday / Sunday visit would I pay 2x day access and 1x camping? How is this calculated?

 

Many thanks,

 

Stephen

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Mar 18 2016 05:34 PM

Hi, I'm like Stephen in that I can only attend for two days (Thursday/Friday) with an overnight stay. I see that no response has been provided yet as to how the cost is calculated. I'm currently not a BN member. Thanks.

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Mar 23 2016 07:28 AM

Hi,

Sorry for the delay in answering the above two questions.
Basically an overnight camping pitch also covers you for a day’s entertainment, meaning if you are stopping two days you would pay for one nights camping and then add on a day’s visitors pass. A day pass will expire when the last act finishes, so if the band stops at 2330hrs add on a reasonable time to gather your things etc and that’s when unfortunately you would have to leave. The camping pitch would have to be made available to others from 1200hrs. This means you would have to get up have breakfast then pack up and move your car to the visitor’s car park ready to leave at the end of the day.
So to answer the original question - for Mark it would cost 1 x overnight camping and 1 x day ticket.

Remember photo ID is required if your not a BN member.

I hope this helps

Nigel
Nudefest Organiser
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Mar 23 2016 08:50 PM

Good evening

 

A stupid question, but is there any accommodation for those who don't have a tent?

 

Regards

Shaun Steiner-Goldberg

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Mar 24 2016 11:15 AM

From the forum thread:-

 

unfortunately there is no accommodation to hire at Thorney Lakes. One suggestion has been for people to contact a glam camping firm and hire in a tent complete with bed etc. This is feasible but something BN would not get involved in other than to facilitate this happening.

 

If members require accommodation locally BN will be able to provide a number of contacts for self catering,B&B and the like for people to use.

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Mar 26 2016 01:07 AM

Hi all, normally I will be flying in from Bristol. Is there someone who can give me a lift from there and then drive together to the campsite ? If so, give me a message here.

Greetz

Chris

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Apr 30 2016 04:53 PM

I'm going to be travelling to Nudefest by Motorbike and would like to have some pictures taken of me by the bike, on the bike etc. Would this be permissible ?

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May 02 2016 05:12 AM
Hi,

to answer Steve's question, photography on and off site is an issue, particularly with people using phone cameras more and more. Any photographs have to be done in a sensitive manner, so not to cause offence which applies even outside of naturist circles. I do not have the final say on the use or not of cameras at BN events but I am sure if you come and say hello to me during your stop, we can find a way to obtain the photos you want. One way may be that we ask the official photographer to take some photos of you, and if you dont mind me using them in future Nudefest advertising and you sign the relevant forms to this effect, you and your bike could feature in future advertising.

I hope this helps

Nigel
Nudefest Organiser
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May 20 2016 08:21 AM
Hi Nigel.the trips to the cider farm & motor museum is there transport laid on or do we have to make our own way there?
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May 21 2016 09:47 PM

Should there be someone who want to pick me up at Yeovil trainstation on tuesday afternoon and give me a ride to the campsite ? Will pay for the trip ofcourse. If someone w

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