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Early Arrivals At Chatsworth Cc - Parking In The Cricket Club Car Park


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Why do people do it, It clearly states on all the correspondence, not to arrive early!

 

Yet yesterday we passed the site entrance at 12:15pm and there were 4 caravan outfits parked in the tennis/cricket club car park.

 

According to the wardens, they are forever getting complaints about outfits clogging up the tennis/cricket club car park, when the site is closed because of the stupidity of a select bunch of caravaners, the same people will be the first to moan about the injustice of it all.

 

Whether you are coming in from Matlock, Bakewell, Chesterfield or Sheffield there are ample lay-bys you could stop at until it is time to go down the drive to the site.

 

 

 

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York, roundtree park is the same and dont get me on about speeding ie more than 5 mph, i would tell them to hook up and leave the site, jim

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I have found on many occasions, that CC sites that are open to non-members. These will always suffer from outfits turning up early and the culprits are not always CC members. With the advent of satnav, there really is no excuse, it shows the expected destination arrival time. I have never had a problem gauging my arrival, usually at 10 minutes past the opening time.

So, come on guys, we live in a selfish society!! We will never change the situation!! Just sit in silence in the knowledge that you always obey to the rules!!

 

David

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Even more ironic that our CT spy tell us that Chatsworth has loads of empty pitches over Christmas and actually invited all Mods and Admins for a party there over the festive season. So it's not as if there's a paucity of good pitches.

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but to settle down and write you a line.

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We were there last week for a few days. We arrived right ontime to the minute but when we got to reception there were already two outfits ahead of us!!! The site was about half to two thirds full but that was mid week.

 

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Only been to Chatsworth once, the staff seem unable to cope with more than 2 caravans arriving at a time. With the warden with the radio in panic mode if a driver get out of the car, telling everyone the driver must stay with the car and only one person at a time is allowed in the recption to book in. Had the same thing once at York once, the warden said the driver must stay in the car, only problem I was on my own so how the warden expected me to book in I don't know. The warden opend the barrier so I drove in, got myself sited and then walked back and booked in, it did seem to confuse then a bit. Another site for odd times of arrivals and departures is Bolton Abbey. It’s a don’t arrive before 1pm site, I’m not sure what departure time is but I guess its 12’oclock. I’m often doing motorsport car trials in the field opposite the site, so see caravans arriving and departing. The other Sunday by 11am there was a motorhome parked at the entrance, then 2 caravans arrived around 11. 30 and went straight in. Several caravans left the site around 12, followed by a couple more around 1ish with the last caravan I saw leave the site around 2. 45pm (they might have paid for an extra night or the site might have been empty and been allowed to stay on. But early arrivals and odd departure times seem to happen every time I see the Bolton Abbey site.

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Why do people do it, It clearly states on all the correspondence, not to arrive early!

Yet yesterday we passed the site entrance at 12:15pm and there were 4 caravan outfits parked in the tennis/cricket club car park.

According to the wardens, they are forever getting complaints about outfits clogging up the tennis/cricket club car park, when the site is closed because of the stupidity of a select bunch of caravaners, the same people will be the first to moan about the injustice of it all.

Whether you are coming in from Matlock, Bakewell, Chesterfield or Sheffield there are ample lay-bys you could stop at until it is time to go down the drive to the site.

We passed in the middle of last week on our way to Baslow for lunch and at 1230 and there were 3 outfits parked up then waiting to go in.

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