Bispham Hall Scout Estate

Details

Description

60 acres of woodland and meadow

Address
Bispham Hall Scout Estate
Crank Road
Billinge
Town
Wigan
County
Lancashire
Post code
WN5 7EU
Tel
01695623200
Fax
01695623200
Email
enquiries@bisphamhall.org.uk
URL
http://www.bisphamhall.org.uk
Location
SD 523 025 - 53.517N 2.719W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Warden: Gerard Davies
Address
6 Monument Road
 
Town
Wigan
County
Lancashire
Post code
WN1 2LS
Tel
01942511706
Fax
-
Email
ged@bisphamhall.org.uk

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
No
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
Yes
Waste disposal
Yes
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
Yes
Security
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Climbing Wall
  • Abseiling Wall
  • Archery
  • Canoes
  • Air Rifle Range
  • Pioneering
  • Assault Course
  • Orienteering
  • Crazy Golf
  • Beaver Trail

Local attractions

  • Blackpool
  • Southport
  • Camelot Theme Park
  • Chester Zoo
  • Martin Mere
  • Gullivers World
  • Wigan Pier
  • Laser Quest
  • Ten Pin Bowling
  • Glass Museum
  • Football Museum
  • Swimming
  • Liverpool and Manchester Museums
  • Country Park

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
2000
Price range
£1.50 - £2.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
Yes
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year except Christmas
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
40
Price range
£3.00 - £4.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
40
Fuel type
Gas/Electricity
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
Yes

Special needs

Site access
Yes
Camping location toilet washing access
Yes
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Wigan (6 Mls), Orrell (1 Mils)
Coach station
Wigan
Airport
Manchester
Sea/river port
Liverpool
Tourist information
NW Tourist Board, Swan House,Swan Meadow Road, Wigan WN3 5BB, tel 01942821222
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Last modified: 1st October 2002

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