Campsite, east London near tube

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  1. Ridgeway

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    May need a stop over in east London, preferably near a tube station, this would be around Easter.

    Safety and security are key although it is only one night.

    Any ideas
     
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    Don't know if its in the right area, we are staying at the cc site at abbey wood. We are there for the marathon and I believe its a 10 min walk to train or tube can't remember :Rofl1:
     
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    That looks perfect, any idea if i need to be a CC member or not ?
     
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    I don't think you have to be a member, I'm sure you can pay extra if non member. I will just check their web page for you.
     
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    Just checked their website it says open to members and non members, according to the website its full for April, give them a phone as I wanted to beeok for London marathon and the web page said it was full so I called and the warden said she could squeeze me in.

    I'm sure folk will cancel between now and Easter.
     
  6. Ridgeway

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    thanks, will call them tomorrow. Looks like a proper east end campsite Rodney:BigGrin:
     
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    whereabouts in East London

    You can send me a PM as I live there xxxx

    We could run you to the station if that helps depending on dates

    We are home from 16 April onwards

    ps abbey wood isnt east london
     
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    Google search for 'campsite lee valley' will produce a selection for you.
     
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    we are down the road from the lee or lea valley sewardstone road site
     
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    Please remember that you must be LEZ compliant to get to the Abbeywood CC site.

    Otherwise it's a £200 fine.

    Many people don't realize that this site is within Boris's LEZ.
     
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    That is very kind indeed although I'm not sure I could inflict our 3 monkies on you and a Gin pickled Mother-in-law:Smile:

    Thanks
     
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    Another vote for Lee Valley in sewardstone road.. Its very close to a bus route and ticks the East London box. It has reasonable reviews.
    It's close to Waltham abbey and Gunpowder Mills.
    If your a c&cc member there's a cs at Theydon bois
     
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    Lee Valley looks very nice:Smile:
     
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    We've used Aldborough Hall CL (near Ilford) a number of times. Outside LEZ and about 15 minutes walk from Newbury Park on the Central Line
     
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    If you book lee valley let us know what pitch you are on and we may come and visit xxx
     
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    You live and learn.. I work around there.. Never knew it was a cl.. As you say tho.. Very close to Newbury pk and easy access from a12
     
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