Royal Wedding Boosts Domestic Travel

23 Dec 2010

Early reports show that the domestic travel industry is likely to receive a boost next April, including lots of people choosing to go away in their caravans and motorhomes. The marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton was announced on the 16th of November 2010 and the date has been set, Friday April the 29rd [...]

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Lots of New People Take Up Caravanning

21 Oct 2010

Reasons To Be Cheerful Ash clouds, dramatic financial reform, poor exchange rates, petrol prices spiralling upwards and a disastrous football world cup attempt by England. Not such a great year for the UK and we are not even at the end of 2010. One of the things that has come out of this year to [...]

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Can I Live in My Static Caravan?

16 Sep 2010

“Can I live in my static caravan?” is a question we frequently get asked. The short answer is yes, there are ways in which you can live in your static caravan. Many travelers and gypsies have been doing so for centuries, and long before we had the sites, technology and resources that make caravanning so [...]

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Caravan Parking Restrictions – Can I Park My Caravan On The Road?

05 Aug 2010

Is it legal to park my caravan on the road? It is NOT illegal to park your caravan on the road if it is not causing an obstruction to road users. This does not mean that it cannot be a highway obstruction, any vehicle parked on the road is an obstruction to the highway. In [...]

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Caravanning With Pets – Taking Your Pet on a Caravan Holiday

17 Jun 2010

Taking a pet with you on your caravan holiday can be a great idea but you should make sure that you are adequately prepared for both your and their comfort. Caravan Travel With A Pet Inside the U.K. If you are going to a caravan site firstly check with the owners that pets are allowed. [...]

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Buying a Static Caravan

06 May 2010

 Static caravans offer owners a home away from home. Having a holiday property to retreat too is an attractive prospect for many buyers. You can choose a spectacular location, local facilities to suit you and you have the option of renting out the property when you are not in residence Static caravans can be purchased [...]

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Changes to Towing Laws and Save 17.5% on a New Caravan – for the Next Five Days Only

15 Apr 2010

As of the 20th April 2010 caravans that measure up to 2.55m wide will be able to be towed behind any normal car in the U.K. and VAT will be payable on caravans up to this width. Previously caravans measuring more than 2.3m wide had to be towed by a car with a gross weight [...]

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Reflections on Caravan Security After 4 Men Are Jailed For Serious Caravan Theft

25 Mar 2010

On the 8th March 2010 four men were jailed for their part in grand scale caravan theft. The four men, all part of the same family, were discovered to be in possession of £700,000 worth of stolen caravans and motor homes, money and jewellery.  The complete scale of their crimes is unlikely to even be [...]

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5 Post-Winter Caravan Safety Checks

24 Feb 2010

Cold weather causes problems for vehicles, including caravans and motorhomes, and roads alike. It is predicted to continue to be cold in the U.K. for some time yet, especially in the north of the country. Cold weather wreaks havoc with the condition of our roads. Water runs into gaps in the road surfaces, when it [...]

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Caravan Tyres and General Caravan Tyre Safety

22 Oct 2009

Your tyres are your point of contact with the road. Acceleration, braking, cornering and steering are all dependant on the quality of your tyres and their suitability to your vehicle. It is essential to regularly check your tyres and to get advice before you even consider changing the type of tyres that you are using. [...]

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