Groundswell 2022 FAQs

 

➜ IS THERE A CAR SHARING SCHEME?

Yes, use the TFF Thread here.

 

➜ WHAT TIME CAN I ARRIVE TO CAMP?

The Campsite is open from 4pm on Tuesday 21st June. 

 

➜ WHEN IS THE EARTHWORM ARMS BAR OPEN AND FOOD AVAILABLE?

Tuesday 21st (set up day) – Midday till late

Wednesday 22nd – 8am till late

Thursday 23rd – 8am to 9pm

Food traders will also be operating all day and evenings througout the show. 

Also, check out the SSAW Collective Banquets taking place on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. 

 

➜ IS THERE A STUDENT AND YOUNG FARMERS TICKET DISCOUNT?

Yes, 20% – need to bring NUS card or YF membership 

 

➜ IS THERE DISABLED ACCESS?

The showground is on a working farm but there are no steep inclines and there are disabled toilet facilities available. 

 

➜ CAN UNDER 18 YEAR OLDS ATTEND WITHOUT AN ADULT?

Yes, Under 18s are welcome and subject to a 20% discount. 

 

➜ CAN I BRING MY DOG?

Dogs (except Guide Dogs) are not encouraged to attend but will be allowed in if they have a holistic mindset.  

 

➜ CAN I LEAVE MY DOG IN MY CAR IN THE CAR PARK?

No. Dogs should not be left unattended in the carpark.

 

➜ CAN I CAMP IN THE CAR PARK?

No. You have to camp in the camping area which is subject to a £20+VAT pitch fee per person (covers three nights 21st to 23rd). There is a campervan parking area next to the campsite. 

 

➜ CAN I PARK BESIDE MY TENT?

No cars are allowed in the camping area.

 

➜ CAN I DRIVE ONTO THE CAMPSITE TO DROP OFF MY STUFF?

No, you must park in the car park and walk into the campsite which is adjacent to the car park. A camping pass wristband is required for access into the camping area.

 

➜ CAN I LIGHT A FIRE IN THE CAMP SITE?

No but camping stoves are acceptable.

 

➜ AM I ALLOWED TO LEAVE AND RE-ENTER THE SITE?

Yes. Just make sure you have your lanyard (for showground) and wristband (for camping area)

 

➜ WHAT IF THE WEATHER IS BAD?

We have marquees and other forms of shelter for most sessions. Bring waterproofs and warm clothes for the evening.

 

➜ WHAT ARE THE PARKING ARRANGEMENTS?

Visitors park in the Main Car Park. Exhibitors have two separate car parks which are accessible from the exhibitor entrance. 

 

➜ WHAT ARE THE CAMPING ARRANGEMENTS?

At the campsite there will be showers and loos in the camping field itself. There is no electric hook-up for caravans/campervans. Camping Pitch Fee of £20+VAT per person can be purchased with your ticket. 

 

➜ WHAT WILL COST ME MONEY ON THE DAY?

Food and Drink from the independent food and drink traders. Drinking water taps are located around the site

 

➜ ARE THERE PHONE CHARGING FACILITIES?

Yes, at the Customer Services/Info Tent.

 

➜ IS THERE A LEFT LUGGAGE SERVICE?

At the Customer Services/Info Tent

 

➜ WHERE IS LOST PROPERTY?

At the Customer Services/Info Tent