Monthly Archives: August 2013

A big thank you

5th August 2013 by Buff

Thanking you all – members of FreeSpirit, parents and especially my fellow leaders – for a great camp. Lots of fun, new friends made, old friendships renewed. We certainly left our mark on the camp…onwards and upwards! See you all … Continue reading

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Final moments…Bear Gryls, David Walliams and some dubloons

3rd August 2013 by Buff

This morning saw us all packing like mad before an excellent breakfast of pancakes. The sun was still shining when the unit headed off to finish our last programme zone…Eco. And was still shining when a helicopter dropped in and … Continue reading

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Blog Update and home time

3rd August 2013 by Buff

This blog and our photo gallery will be seriously updated tomorrow with many more photos and stories…be sure to check back. We are hoping to get away around 12-1pm arriving back at the hut at 6ish…but will update you all … Continue reading

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Closing Ceremony

2nd August 2013 by Buff

We pulled on our dragon suits and onsies for the last time and paraded down to the main stage for the closing ceremony.  Following the inevitable thank you’s, we were entertained by “Counterfeit Kylie” who did a number of the … Continue reading

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Team Lady Lube Strikes Again!!!

2nd August 2013 by Becky

While waiting for the male leaders to deliberate which souvenirs they were going to relocate, Team Lady Lube struck at midnight. Their first outing was at Essex Jamboree last year and they didn’t disappoint this summer, nabbing the one banner … Continue reading

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A missing banner…

2nd August 2013 by Buff

We awoke this morning to find that our new FreeSpirit banner, complete with the Kernow logo, had gone missing. Following our sheep rustling incidents and subsequent ransom notes, we eagerly awaited the next installment…but nothing was forth coming. We started … Continue reading

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A new Mess Tent Mobile!

2nd August 2013 by Buff

Earlier in the week, our new good neighbours and fiends from Aldershot made the mistake in going off site on an activity day…we then decided that their campsite needed a little facelift…well, today they returned the compliment in style! A … Continue reading

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Birthdays, Radio Cornwall and Coasteering

2nd August 2013 by Buff

Today was a special day. Not only were we off to the coast for some sea kayaking,  canoeing,  surfing and coasteering….it was also Josh and Abi’s birthdays. Following breakfast we put up birthday banners and presented our birthday due with … Continue reading

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Team Lube…blck ops!

2nd August 2013 by Buff

Allegedly, members of FreeSpirit’s blacks ops team (known as Team Lube) were out and about in search of some serious booty. Dodging roving security teams, a target was spotted, a plan of attack was formulated and expertly carried out with … Continue reading

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an apology

1st August 2013 by Buff

Sorry for the lack of photos and blog entries. ..but there is little or no Internet on site! This blog is being run from Buff’s phone and 3G signal!

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