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Report - pontins-hemsby norfolk Jan 2016

Discussion in 'Leisure Sites' started by mandy, Feb 3, 2016.

  1. mandy

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    The History.
    Pontins is the trading name of Britannia Jinky Jersey Ltd, a company operating holiday parks in the UK.
    The original pontins company was founded in 1946 by Fred pontin.
    The 2,440-capacity site with 512 run-down chalets specialised in half board and self catering breaks, has been empty since September 2008,and finally closed its doors 2009,following a period of sustained operating losses.
    Ocean parcs bought the chain of seven resorts for £46 million in 2007,bet they regretted that.

    The explore!
    Spent many a holiday here wen I was a child and also taken my kids there for holidays.just down the road for me.
    On this visit I took my daughter and her partner ollie336 (another member) we entered with no worries and began our tour around.
    Shame the place has been so trashed,spent a good Sunday afternoon having fun like old times, one of those places you never get bored of.
    And we also bumped into a couple of other explorers.

    Pictures are not the best, i apologise never the less enjoy.[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]same old stuff different day!
     

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  2. Bolts

    Bolts 28DL Regular User
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    Pictures are getting better, good job :thumb
     
  3. mockney reject

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    Nicely done that :)
     
  4. mandy

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    Thanks
     
  5. Lavino

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    Good stuff Mandy ..
     
  6. mandy

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  7. Oort

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    Those Snooker tables [​IMG]
     
  8. pingle13

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    Thank you.
     
  9. scotty markfour

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    i was here the other week , did you add to the display ?
     
  10. stranton

    stranton subterranean explorer
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    nice photographs,
    is Bermuda land still at Hemsley? (spent some time there during the 1980s).
     
  11. mandy

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    Nah i didnt.
     
  12. mandy

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    If u mean the holiday park yes it is
     
  13. The Wombat

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    Would like to have a mooch round here one day
    good work
     
  14. Urbexbandoned

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    Looks even more trashed than it did a year ago. I too spent many a time here during the summer at this holiday park. The last time I was in there before I explored it it was in full swing of holidayers, mums and kids sat on the green next to the swimming pool. A real hotspot back in the day. Such a shame. You covered the site well :)
     
  15. mandy

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    Great day out and its free.Bonus!
     
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