The tents are not your traditional DIY efforts, with tent pegs, poles and guy ropes
Stabilise the two ends by making four string guy ropes
and attach two to each apex of the frame, then fix into the ground using tent pegs.
Rather than guy ropes
, sawdust and candyfloss, you get heady blasts of the popular classics ( Carmen, Carmina Burana and anything else that'll go through a rhythm machine ( plus loads of stage mist and lighting effects.
As a consequence, I faced the ultimate challenge: finding the way to the lavatories at dead of moonless rain-swept night across a field of guy ropes
with a severely delicate stomach.
They do not have many guy ropes
and the tent structure will not definitely be inherently strong and able to resist the deforming power of the wind.
Measuring 240cms x 125cms x 120cms, it also features fibre glass poles and two handy built-in storage pockets, along with guy ropes
, pegs and a convenient carrying case, and is now available in four different colours at only pounds 9.
If you can find a public court free in that fortnight, you've done well, but for the rest of the year you could camp out on them and nobody would ever think of pulling up your guy ropes
IOM has distributed 44,456 tarpaulins, with guy ropes
to around 44,456 households since the start of the influx on 25 August.
He said: "First of all, it is a great idea to hang a couple of rugs over the guy ropes
because that way you will always know which teepee is yours when you're coming back from seeing a band.
With the arrival of May 1, the annual routine begins - weather forecasts are carefully consulted on an hourly basis and the ubiquitous green and white-striped canopy meticulously checked for missing guy ropes
, lost pegs or suspicious-looking burns from the previous year.
Pictures from the Gazette archive show Boro squads jogging around the streets near Ayresome Park unsupervised and at a leisurely pace while chatting about their new Capris or - incredibly - pounding around Stewart Park and dodging guy ropes
while tents were being erected ready for the Cleveland Show.
Think of a tent pole that needs strong, balanced guy ropes
to maintain an upright position.