Event and camping
Ticket Office closes
at 8pm for booking in on Friday & Saturday, 3pm on Sunday.
Main gates open at Noon Friday 11th
to allow for setting tents up
etc. Gates open 9am each day on Saturday 12th, Sunday 13th, Monday
14th August. Gates will be locked from 1.30am Friday, Saturday and
Sunday. We ask you leave the campsite by midday Monday 14th August.
In the event of an emergency on the campsite or if you need to leave
the campsite during the hours the gates are locked there will be
emergency numbers displayed in the courtyard of the farm and at the
ticket office. ALWAYS DIAL 999 FOR MEDICAL EMERGENCIES.
Some camping areas are a little 'hilly' please camp wisely!
Tents, caravans, campervans and
mobile homes welcome ALL FREE OF CHARGE. Booking pitches not
necessary, pitches on first come first served basis..
Sorry but there are no electric hook ups on site. Electric sockets
available in shower room for hair drying.
There will be a designated field for Astronomers to observe. This
field is for those who bring astronomical equipment to use.
torch light only is to be used in this field at night. Laser pens
can be used for educational purposes to point to what is where in
the night sky. Please be mindful that using bright lights in the top
field as this will be disruptive to Astro Photography.
People with Astronomical Equipment are not obliged to camp in the
Red Torch Field and can take their equipment to the Red Torch Field
as and when needed.
You will find drinking water taps in camping areas.
Indoor catering available. Limited options for special dietary
requirements, please ask at catering area for more information.
Chemical waste disposal will be signposted from the courtyard to the
farm as you drive in. (NOT the courtyard to the indoor area).
Please bring everything necessary for your trip including a bowl to
wash your pots and pans, washing up liquid and enough tea towels to
last the weekend. Don't use the blue roll from the toilets to dry up
please, people need that to dry hands on.
There are good toilet facilities in the main courtyard to the indoor
venue. We encourage you to use these facilities as porta loos can be
messy but we will provide a couple of toilets in the top field for
night time use! Please refrain from emptying waste down these!
All facilities, the main stage, food areas and lecture areas have
All camping areas can be accessed by car.
There will be plenty
of bins around the campsite for you to dispose of your rubbish. If
you need spare rubbish bags, we will provide these free of charge
from the ticket office. Please help us to keep this beautiful place
clean and tidy. Please note there are no recycling facilities on
site, if you wish to recycle please take it home as the centre in
Builth has closed. Thank you "Solarsphere
and telephone numbers
Builth Wells Health Centre -
Llandrindod Wells Minor Injuries Unit - 01597 822951
Local B&B's plus Local Information
Cerdyn Villa B&B Nr Builth Wells
Up To Date Travel Information (Roads)
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enquiries and on-line booking of tickets
and hotel rooms.
The Freedom of
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how to ride the trains and buses of
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on visiting attractions and YHA
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Public Transport timetables in Wales.
Boots Builth Wells - 01982 552209
Denticare – 01982 552725
Local Police Station - 01267 222020
Local Fire Service - 0370 6060699
Taxi Services - 01982 552709, 01982
551159, 01597 822877