Information sheet – 2019
Welcome to the seventh North Shropshire Big Weekend. Thank you for joining us for a foot-tapping, boogaloo-busting weekend of music, dance and cuisine. Here’s just a few points of information to help you have a safe and fun-filled event.
Crossing the road
Please take great care at all times when crossing the road in Welshampton. It is
Night time revels
The village of Welshampton always gives the Big Weekend visitors a very warm welcome so please help keep our villagers happy by keeping noise to a minimum after
Food and drink
The Cajun Food Co. will be serving up a Cajun menu throughout the weekend (see
Cash machine and shops
The 449 Arriva Midlands bus service goes from Welshampton to Ellesmere at
Security and lost property
Our security team
There will always be first aiders around the site – just ask a steward. There is a first aid kit in the coffee kiosk/box office. In an emergency never hesitate to dial 999 from a mobile phone telling the operator you are in Welshampton, near the parish hall.
Our festival tent is available to all weekend ticket holders for relaxing, jamming and workshops. It will be the venue for our late night acoustic jam sessions. Please be aware these must end at
Drinking water supplies are available at the parish hall. Water in the washing area on the campsite is not suitable for drinking.
We try to avoid waste at the festival so please recycle your rubbish in the marked bins on the campsite and at the parish hall. Even better, you can always take your rubbish home with you and recycle it there.
Important: Please note that the land owner operates a ‘STRICTLY NO DOGS’ policy on the campsite
We hope you all have a wonderful weekend.
The Big Weekend Team