Ever been glamping? It's a proper carry on

An Englishman's home is his castle but thanks to a new form of luxury camping people in Shropshire could soon be swopping their turrets for tent pegs.

An Englishman's home is his castle but thanks to a new form of luxury camping people in Shropshire could soon be swopping their turrets for tent pegs.

The latest holiday craze Glamping  or glamorous camping as it is also known  is coming to the county and will see campers decking out their tents with chairs, tables, china plates and even stoves with chimney pipes.

Luxury camping, popularised by the likes of model Kate Moss and actress Sienna Miller, will soon be launched at the county's Acton Scott estate, near Church Stretton, adding a Victorian twist on the craze.

The Acton family, whose farm featured in the TV series Victorian Farm, has teamed up with County House Hideout to go one step further with a luxury glamping experience with safari style tents scattered across the estate.

Read more in the Shropshire Star

Comments for: "Ever been glamping? It's a proper carry on"

merc

This is the bunch responsible for draining the spirit of Glastonbury and turning it into just another bland event to be seen at on the champagne charlie and charlotte social swirl.

andrew finch

Saw this being tried out on the ruth watson tv show. Good idea as more people will be home staying after the budget in 50 days and what is due in the next 12 months goes ahead.