Belhus Woods CP
(SWELL round 5)
Sun 11th Jan 2015
Type of event: Regional
Type of terrain: Parkland, Woodland
League: SWELL, ESSOL
- Individual results by course (voided legs excluded)
- Individual splits by course (voided legs included)
- Officials' Comments
Colour coded ranking event with courses up to Blue incorporating round #5 of the 2014/15 SWELL (South & West Essex Local League) winter series and round #5 of ESSOL (Essex & Suffolk Schools Orienteering League).
Nearest town: Aveley
- Grid Ref: TQ564824
- Postcode: RM15 4XJ
- Latitude: 51.52080
- Longitude: 0.25484
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Directions / Parking
The simplest approach is via Upminster.
From M25 J29 take the A127 west towards Romford. After 1.25 miles turn onto the first slip road, signed Upminster and Cranham, then turn left at the T junction. Continue through Upminster on the B1421 and then to Corbets Tey. At the point where the road has a sharp left hand bend, turn right, signed Aveley. Turn left at the T junction/mini-roundabout. Follow this road for 1.5 miles then turn left into the Country Park.
You can approach from the south: M25 J30, A13 west, A1306 and B1335 to Aveley then take the Romford Road to Belhus Woods Country Park. Note there are speed humps through Aveley.
There are brown tourist signs to the Country Park from Corbets Tey and Aveley.
Light refreshments and snacks available at the visitor centre. Toilet block adjacent to the visitor centre.
Parkland with some mature woodland, grassland, young trees that are maturing and lakes (former gravel workings).
Registration & Start Times
Registration from 10:00 to 12noon
Starts from 10:15 to 12:15pm
Courses close at 2pm
Light Green (harder)
Blue (hard and longer)
Seniors £6.00 (non-British Orienteering members £8.00)
Groups as for seniors
SI dibber hire (electronic timing key) £0.50
Contacts / Officials
Enquiries to: Janet Biggs
Planner: Rachel Cooper (HAVOC)
Allowed but to be kept under control especially near waterfowl.
Safety and Risk
A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.
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