|Camping holiday - Cornwall c. 1955|
This was started by my parents and the picture shows their tent; my brother and I had our own little tents - one of which is just in the picture. This was not our first camping expedition (which was a crowded Bank holiday when it rained all the time - but we were not put off.). We learnt to camp in farmers' fields and out of the way places. The white tents leaked of course - and no integral groundsheets. We had a trailer behind with all the gear.
|Here we are setting off - I think to go on holiday in 1954.|