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The Secret Campsite is featured in The Guardian 13 February 2021

Thankyou very much to The Guardian. We featured in their “30 UK campsites with availability for summer 2021” written by Rachel Dixon and Jane Dunford. They used a great photo, taken here by local photographer Nigel French What they wrote It was a great little piece describing our large, well screened pitches, 2 Secret Shelters […]

Secret Campsite pitches for Lewes District Councils carbon target

We are thrilled to share this news from Lewes District Council, about how the campsite is trying to help the Council achieve zero carbon by 2030. Their press release is in full below; The Chair of Lewes District Council made a socially distanced visit to The Secret Campsite in Lewes recently to see how the […]

The Secret Campsite wins a Silver award!

We won a Silver Gong! Not quite at The Oscars but at the well regarded Awards hosted by the CPRE, the countryside charity, formerly known as the Campaign to Protect Rural England. The CPRE shares our own interests in nature and landscapes, climate change and energy, sustainable transport, farming and better places to live. We […]

Cool Camping Instagram “Takeover”

We were thrilled to be invited to “takeover” Cool Camping’s Instagram earlier this week. It represented a great opportunity for The Secret Campsite to tell our story, with a real “day at the campsite experience” theme. It was also a leap of faith for Cool Camping too. We have worked with them since we started, […]

The Times guide to “50 Great Staycations”

Well that is a great start to the 2020 camping season! We featured in “50 Great Staycations” in this weekends edition of The Times. UK best places The article outlined the pick of the best places for escaping the hordes within the UK. It featured beautiful sleepy Cornish towns, pine plantations in Northumberland, and lovely […]

The Sunday Telegraph’s “20 best campsites near a pub”

I only found out on Monday morning when Katherine in the office asked me about Giant Crested Newts. She’d read it in The Sunday Telegraphs “20 best campsites near a pub” feature. But best of all, The Secret Campsite had been picked as one of them. Better still, we were the first one listed…..hooray We […]

BBC radio Surrey and Sussex award for the Secret Campsite

Yesterday evening we were invited along to the BBC Radio Sussex and Surrey Community Hero Awards at the Crown Plaza hotel near Gatwick. We had been nominated in the animal welfare section. Listeners of the two BBC Local radio stations, which are broadcast throughout Surrey and Sussex, nominated businesses and individuals they thought were doing great […]

Cool Place of the Day

We were really pleased to hear that we have been listed as the Cool Place to stay in the Independent travel section, on 26th April.     How true this was. It was flipping freezing in Sussex on Tuesday night, but ‘Cold Places to stay’ is much less enticing. Either way, have a read of […]

Our Escapees Handbook, appears in Sunday Times Travel magazine

This months issue of The Sunday Times Travel magazine carried a short piece on our escapees handbook which was written for the Secret Camsite by Sussex writers Daniel Neilson and Adam McNaught Davis. We occasionally have PR stories published in the national press, but were delighted to have this story written about the handbook which […]

RSPB Photo competition winners to stay at The Secret Campsite

The RSPB announced the winner of their photography competition and the prize is a camping trip to The Secret Campsite where we look forward to meeting them all and seeing what images they can capture of the wildlife that we have around the campsite. There were over 70 entries. There were four categories in the […]

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