Sitting With Jane App

Find & unlock BookBenches

Open the trail to find and locate BookBenches. Simply enter the 4 digit code found on the BookBench plaque to unlock your discovery. Plus you can give it a vote or share!

Collect Rewards

When you find and unlock BookBenches you’ll pick up a few trophies and exciting rewards along the way. There’s lots of rewards to collect from ‘2 for 1’ coffee through to online discounts and many more!

BookBench Gallery

Sunrise or sunset, group or solo visits we’d love to see your BookBench photos. Upload them to our BookBench Gallery, view others photos and share them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Your Stats

Track your progress around the Sitting With Jane trail. Check how many rewards you’ve collected and what percentage of the trail you’ve completed.

App FAQ’s

How do I find BookBenches?

Open the trail to use the map, pinch and swipe the map to zoom in and out. Location settings need to be turned on to see your location on the map. Or go to the Benches tab and search for the name of the BookBench, artist or location.

How do I unlock a BookBench?

There is a 4 digit code found on the BookBench plaque. There are two ways to unlock it on the app. You can do a ‘quick unlock’ by clicking on the padlock at the top of the screen and entering the code there. Or you can enter the code on the BookBench page.

How do I add a photo to the BookBench Gallery?

You can upload a photo to the app BookBench Gallery by clicking ‘upload’. You will be asked to either ‘Take a photo’ or ‘Choose from library’. Images uploaded will be vetted by the Sitting With Jane team prior to being published on the app. Your photo will be seen by other app users and can be shared on social media. So get creative!

Problems signing in?

Try turning your phone off and on again – this has worked for other app players. Close down the app completely and re-open it. Fill in your name, email and postcode details. Make sure you tick to accept Ts & Cs to continue. If you’re still having problems please email info@destinationbasingstoke.co.uk with the make and model of your phone and the email address you’re using to register and we’ll do our best to help.

Need more help?

If you’re having problems with the app, please let us know by emailing the Sitting With Jane team at info@destinationbasingstoke.co.uk and we’ll do our best to help you. Happy trailing!