Europe Speed Limits

Speed Limits in Europe

As more of us travel abroad to Europe you’ll need to know what the speed limits are in the various countries. With speed limits changing from country to country we have detailed all the information you need to know to stay on the right side of the law. For more information on Speed Limits in […]

Towing Speed Limits in the UK

Towing Speed Limits Here in the UK we have different speed limits depending on what type of road you are travelling on. We do not differentiate on the size of the vehicle been towed, so you can be towing the smallest trailer tent or the largest twin axle, the speed limits will be the same. […]

From coffee mornings to colouring competitions

– how Camping & Caravan Club campers celebrated 100 years of the caravan during National Camping and Caravanning Week • Camping and Caravanning Club sites across the UK celebrated the 100th birthday of the caravan during National Camping and Caravanning Week 2019 (NCCW)• Activities ranged from building a replica of a caravan from 1919, to […]

Bailey Phoenix GTX Front

Bailey Phoenix GTX

With the launch of the Bailey Phoenix range in mid 2018. Several dealers around the country teamed up with Bailey to create special versions of the Phoenix. White Arches in Rushden were one of the few and they have realised the Phoenix GTX. The Phoenix GTX comes with a host of additional features that will […]

The Midsummer Motorhome Show – Stoneleigh

About Stay-on-site and enjoy four nights of live Rock’ N’ Roll themed entertainment or book to visit for the day Browse more than 300 new and used vehicles from over 30 national and local dealersStock up on those all important accessories from more than 140 different exhibitorsEnjoy daytime music, free jive classes, and 50s hair & makeup tuition Stoneleigh Park, […]

SWIFT DEALER WINS PRESTIGIOUS SCOTLANDS BUSINESS AWARD

Congratulations to Swift dealer Dee Valley Caravans on its recent Scotlands Business Awards win! Celebrating outstanding customer service, Dee Valley Caravans has been named ‘Best Service Company in Scotland’ at a glittering ceremony in Glasgow. Nick Page, Swift Commercial Director, said “Swift is so pleased to congratulate Dee Valley Caravans on its well-deserved award win. […]

Countryside View

UK Tops List Of European Hotspots For Caravan Lovers

Caravan holidays are on the rise – 39% of UK adults have been on a camping or caravanning holiday in the past three years ending October 2018. With that in mind and in time for National Camping and Caravanning week (27th May – 2nd June), caravan insurance specialist Safeguard has carried out in-depth research to […]

Paws of Approval

The Caravan and Motorhome Club is launching a brand new “Paws of Approval” campaign, awarding its best UK dog-friendly sites a “paw rating,” voted for by members (or their four-legged friends).  With dogs going free on all Caravan and Motorhome Club UK sites, there has never been a better time to travel with the beloved family pet and put […]

NCC adds further protection for leisure vehicle dealers and consumers

The NCC (National Caravan Council) has launched a new set of model terms and conditions for tourer and motorhome dealerships across the UK. As part of the NCC’s ongoing commitment to best practice, the new terms and conditions will ensure dealer members of the UK trade association continue to operate fairly within current consumer legislation […]

National Camping and Caravanning Week 2019

Julia Bradbury pitches up at Tower Bridge on a floating campsite to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the caravan and launch National Camping and Caravanning Week 2019 London commuters and tourists were surprised to see a caravan on a floating campsite on the River Thames by Tower Bridge with TV personality Julia Bradbury on board. […]

NCC supporting business campaign on fair terms and conditions

The National Caravan Council (NCC) is working with The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) on the ‘Small print. Big difference’ campaign to highlight the importance of having clear and fair terms and conditions in consumer contracts. The CMA is responsible for raising awareness amongst businesses about unfair contract terms set out in the Consumer Rights […]

CaMC celebrate another year supporting Surfing England

The Caravan and Motorhome Club and Surfing England have announced the growth and development of their relationship which sees the Club maintain its support of the English Surfing community and its adventurous members. Working together since 2014, both organisations have been striving to grow, develop and increase the service they offer their members. The surging […]

SWIFT LAUNCHES BLOOMING GREAT OFFERS FOR SPRING

Europe’s number one leisure vehicle brand, Swift, is adding some extra spring to customers’ step with a host of Blooming Great Offers across its 2019 tourer and motorhome ranges, available from 29 March to 7 May 2019. With Swift increasing market share over recent months, these high-value deals will continue the growth trajectory by presenting […]

2 Men 2 Berth

2 Blokes Chat About 2 Berth Caravans

Here we are again, teamed up with one half of (HERE WE TOW). Unlike last time where we view some eight foot wide caravans. (Click here to see that). This time as the title suggests we are taking a look at some two berth caravans. Now in my opinion the humble two berth caravan is […]

Caravan, Camping & Motorhome Show

Visitor numbers on the rise as the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show 2019

91,383 visitors attended this year’s Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show at the NEC, an increase of 1.4% on last year.  Exhibitors have reported strong business during the six days of the show, which offered the UK’s largest display of caravans, campervans, motorhomes, caravan holiday homes & lodges, tents, awnings and accessories, all at one venue. As well […]

Bailey Unicorn Merida

Bailey reveal a new 2 berth Unicorn.

Bailey completes the line-up of its award-winning Unicorn range with the introduction of the Merida at the NEC show The new 2-berth Merida will go on display for the first time on Stand 30.20 at the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show from 19th – 24th February at the NEC, Birmingham. The Merida is a single […]