Prohibited Items

Prohibited Items

Please note you may be searched on entry to the event site. Any items that may be used in an illegal or offensive manner will be confiscated. No responsibility is given for the return of confiscated items. If you are in possession of illegal substances, you may be arrested.

Knives with a sharp or pointed blade up to 3 inches long, such as table knives and paring knives, are allowed in the campsites for use in cooking. Knives are not allowed into any arenas.

Small camping hammers and mallets are allowed.

The following Items are prohibited:

  • Glass (of any kind)
  • Any item which may reasonably be considered for use as a weapon (including penknives)
  • Personal portable toilets
  • Camping gas canisters above 5KG
  • Hexi Fuel Tablets/Esbit Heat Tablets*
  • Generators of any kind
  • Bean bags
  • Spray Paint cans
  • Laser equipment or pens
  • Fireworks/flares
  • Smoke canisters
  • Chinese lanterns
  • Klaxons/airhorns/megaphones (or similar items)
  • Personal motorised vehicles (with the exception of mobility scooters)
  • Any animals (with the exception of assistance dogs)
  • Drones
  • Large sound systems
  • Unauthorised or professional photography, film or video equipment
  • Excessive amounts of alcohol – Weekend Campers can bring in their own alcohol (for personal consumption) but only up to a reasonable amount per person. Once you have entered the event you cannot re-enter with more alcohol supplies. Day Ticket holders cannot bring alcohol into the event.
  • High visibility bibs and jackets
  • Poles, banners and flags (small static flag poles in the campsites are allowed)
  • Illegal substances:

– We operate a zero tolerance on drugs/legal highs

– Laughing gas is illegal and will not be tolerated

*From October 2023 hexamine became a regulated item under the Control of Poisons and Explosive Precursors Regulation 2023 therefore Hexi Fuel Tablets (also known as Esbit heat tablets) is now a prohibitied item. If your solid fuel tablets don’t contain hexamine, these are fine to be used.