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2 Blokes Chat About 2 Berth Caravans

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

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 […]
2019 Lunar Quasar 696

2019 Lunar Quasar 696

We take a look at the all new 2019 Lunar Quasar 696. The Quasar 696 is the second van that Lunar have launched under the Quasar name that is 8 foot wide. It is similar to the first van the Lunar Quasar 686 as in its a twin axle and sleeps six. This new layout […]
August 9 inch Digital TV & Media Player

August 9 inch Digital TV & Media Player

When August got in touch with us regarding testing one of their 9″ portable TV’s, we had to say yes. We were about to head out for some winter caravanning and knowing the typical British weather we knew that having a TV could come in useful. It didn’t take long before the TV was getting […]
Bailey reveal a new 2 berth Unicorn.

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 […]
CaMC members saved more than £2m last year.

CaMC members saved more than £2m last year.

Join the Club that offers its members money-saving deals and a wide range of benefits Caravan and Motorhome Club members saved more than £2m in 2018, thanks to the wide range of money-saving deals the Club offers. In addition to providing access to over 2,700 sites in the UK and overseas, the Caravan and Motorhome […]
The CaMC adds new overseas sites for 2019

The CaMC adds new overseas sites for 2019

The Caravan and Motorhome Club is offering its members more options for overseas adventures than ever before with the addition of 37 new sites this year, taking the total number of its European sites to more than 330. The new sites are located in Croatia, Denmark, Germany, France, Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal and Spain, meaning the […]
Enjoy a Caravan and Motorhome Club break this February half term

Enjoy a Caravan and Motorhome Club break this February half term

From the depths of the Cornish Coast to idyllic Edinburgh, the Caravan and Motorhome Club offers a variety of sites that are perfect for that all important half term getaway this February. With prices starting from just £15 per night and annual membership of the Club starting from just £52, families can have a great […]
Prescribe Camping & Caravanning for Better Mental & Physical Health

Prescribe Camping & Caravanning for Better Mental & Physical Health

77% of campers are satisfied with their quality of life compared to 59% of non-campers With recent data showing that the state of the nation’s mental and physical health is an ongoing concern, now is the time to get some inspiration on how to improve your family’s wellbeing by spending time in the great outdoors! For […]
Activities For All The Family This Half Term

Activities For All The Family This Half Term

Visit the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show, Birmingham NEC The Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show at the NEC Birmingham has plenty of family fun on offer this February half term – from 19-24 February – and children aged 15 and under can get in for free*.  Special guest appearances by celebrities, adventure challenges, dog agility demonstrations, […]
Scottish Caravan, Motorhome and Holiday Home Show

Scottish Caravan, Motorhome and Holiday Home Show

The Perfect Setting For Your Next Adventure The Scottish Caravan, Motorhome & Holiday Home show makes a welcome return to Glasgow’s SEC from 7 – 10 February 2019.  Sponsored by BC Motorhome, it’s the largest exhibition in Scotland and the perfect setting for visitors to see thousands of products and get all the ideas & […]
2019 Owner Satisfaction Awards

2019 Owner Satisfaction Awards

The winners of this year’s Tent, Caravan and Motorhome Owner Satisfaction Awards have been revealed. Club President Julia Bradbury was on hand to present the awards at The Midland Hotel in Manchester on the evening of 17 January. As in previous years, winners were crowned based entirely on the feedback given by the thousands of […]
CaMC launches its 2019 professional driving courses

CaMC launches its 2019 professional driving courses

For new caravanners, motorhomers and campervanners, or those who feel they need a refresher in driving their leisure vehicles, the Caravan and Motorhome Club has launched its 2019 practical training courses across 15 locations in the UK. The courses have been designed specifically to give tourers additional peace of mind before they head off on […]
CaMC & Alan Rogers announce the winners of the Campsite Awards 2018

CaMC & Alan Rogers announce the winners of the Campsite Awards 2018

The Caravan and Motorhome Club and Alan Rogers announced the winners of their annual Campsite Awards on Thursday 10 January, recognising the very best from their extensive overseas site network consisting of over 330 Club approved sites in Europe. Every year the Campsite Awards are held at the travel and tourism fair Vakantiebeurs in Utrecht. […]
Bailey wins Double in the CaMC Design Awards 2019

Bailey wins Double in the CaMC Design Awards 2019

New Bailey Caravans receive further award recognition in Caravan and Motorhome Club Caravan Design Awards 2019 Competition Bailey caravans put in a strong showing at the twenty-fourth Caravan and Motorhome Club Caravan Design Awards, announced at the NEC on Friday 19th October 2018, winning two of main competition categories. The all-new Pegasus Grande Palermo claimed the best ‘Large […]
A Selection of 2019 8 Foot Wide Caravans

A Selection of 2019 8 Foot Wide Caravans

While we were visiting the NEC earlier on in the month we teamed up with Jules from Here We Tow and had a look around some of the latest 8 foot wide caravans that are on the market. Lunar Quasar 686 First up was the Lunar Quasar 686. Based on the same footing as its […]
21 years for Bailey and the CandMC

21 years for Bailey and the CandMC

Bailey caravans successfully complete 21st consecutive year as integral part of The Caravan and Motorhome Club Towcar of the Year competition Testing for the 36th Caravan and Motorhome Club Towcar of the Year Competition took place during August at the Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedfordshire, where a wide cross section of vehicles from leading car manufacturers […]
Victory for Volvo at CandMC Towcar of the Year 2019

Victory for Volvo at CandMC Towcar of the Year 2019

The Volvo XC60 D5 PowerPulse AWD R-Design has won this year’s overall trophy, and also scooped two category wins in the Caravan and Motorhome Club Towcar of the Year 2019 competition. The 36th edition of the industry’s premier towcar competition features significant changes to previous years, driven by the Club’s desire to provide the most relevant […]
Bigger is better with the Bailey Pegasus Grande

Bigger is better with the Bailey Pegasus Grande

Holidays are all about exploring the wide-open spaces and the new Pegasus Grande, with an 8ft wide body, gives you more space all round. Creating a feel of comfort that the whole family will love, the Pegasus Grande gives more space and more choice, with the best of both worlds in terms of touring and […]
Thor Industries to acquire Erwin Hymer Group

Thor Industries to acquire Erwin Hymer Group

Thor a US Based RV manufacturer who already own the likes of Airstream to Acquire Erwin Hymer Group and Establish Leadership Position in Growing European Market Hymer family chooses Thor to continue Erwin Hymer’s vision of continuing unique leisure experiences ELKHART, Ind. & BAD WALDSEE, Germany–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Thor Industries, Inc. (“Thor”, NYSE:THO) and the shareholders […]
Elddis 2019 Season Open Weekend

Elddis 2019 Season Open Weekend

Unique Opportunity – Factory Tours – 2019 Season Models Unveiled – Special Offers Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd September 2018 10am – 4pm Location: Elddis Factory Access via Butsfield Lane (signposted Knitsley) Delves Lane Consett County Durham DH8 7PE Once a year, leading caravan and motorhome manufacturer Elddis opens its doors to the public, offering a […]
Enjoy Your Holiday, Your Way with the all-new Bailey Phoenix

Enjoy Your Holiday, Your Way with the all-new Bailey Phoenix

  From the north coast of Scotland to the southeast of France, it’s time for the wanderlust experience as you enjoy your holiday, your way, with the new Bailey Phoenix. From experiencing the ocean breeze, clear skies and sandy feet to conquering great peaks, tackling the toughest trails or the secluded beauty of wild swimming, […]
Red Dot Design Award for Truma LevelControl

Red Dot Design Award for Truma LevelControl

Gas level sensor wins design prize Fantastic form and function: in April 2018, Truma LevelControl won the Red Dot Design Award. The internationally recognised design prize is awarded to products with outstanding design features. It also recognises a product’s level of innovation, functionality, ergonomics and longevity. Truma LevelControl lets users check their gas levels conveniently […]
Bailey complete a 5,000-mile intercontinental adventure

Bailey complete a 5,000-mile intercontinental adventure

Bailey of Bristol leisure vehicles complete a 5,000-mile intercontinental Caravan and Motorhome adventure Bailey of Bristol leisure vehicles have successfully completed a 5,000-mile intercontinental caravan and motorhome adventure. The Bristol to Bosphorus Challenge is the latest in a series of marathon endurance tests designed not only to demonstrate the strength and durability of Bailey products but […]
Swift Archway Celeste from White Arches

Swift Archway Celeste from White Arches

One of two great Dealer Specials from White Arches of Rushden. The Archway Celeste has been built using Swift Group’s award winning SMART Plus intelligent construction system, the exclusive all new Swift Archway Celeste has been significantly enhanced for 2018 with a premium selection of new and exclusive features. Offering outstanding value at weights towable […]
Swift BASECAMP wins RED DOT Design Award

Swift BASECAMP wins RED DOT Design Award

The Swift Basecamp has won one of the world’s most famous design awards – the prestigious Red Dot. The innovative crossover camping vehicle has been a major success since launching in 2016, with production being doubled after a sell-out first year. Smaller and lighter than a standard caravan, Basecamp can be towed by less powerful cars and […]
Swift Archway Sport from White Arches

Swift Archway Sport from White Arches

One of two great Dealer Specials from White Arches of Rushden. The Archway Sport has been complete redesign for 2018. And the results are stunning. Its new streamlined profile and fully re-styled interior creates a more luxurious feel. Exclusive to White Arches Caravans, the Archway Sport comes with its highest ever specification including an impressive […]
Bailey of Bristol to embark on a new 5,000-mile intercontinental caravan and motorhome adventure

Bailey of Bristol to embark on a new 5,000-mile intercontinental caravan and motorhome adventure

Bailey of Bristol to embark on a new 5,000-mile intercontinental caravan and motorhome adventure Bailey of Bristol, in association with The Caravan and Motorhome Club, is to embark on a new 5,000-mile intercontinental caravan and motorhome adventure in April. This time the company will be taking two caravans (a Pursuit 550-4 and Pegasus GT70 Rimini) […]
10 Great Scottish Campervan Stops and Road Trip Holidays

10 Great Scottish Campervan Stops and Road Trip Holidays

When it comes to astonishing holiday locations, Scotland is a world leader. In this article, Visit Scotland describes ten of the best must-visit locations for your campervan and motorhome freedom experience. More reading
UK debut for Wingamm Rookie L caravan and 2018 Volkswagen Micros compact motorhome in Scotland

UK debut for Wingamm Rookie L caravan and 2018 Volkswagen Micros compact motorhome in Scotland

Wingamm is celebrating two UK debuts on its stand (stand P514) at the Scottish Caravan, Motorhome and Holiday Home Show in Glasgow (8-11 February): New: Rookie L caravan – now produced specifically for the UK with entrance door on left-hand side; u-shaped front lounge, central kitchen, 4-berth, fixed double bed, bathroom with shower, one-piece fibreglass […]
UK debut for The Teardrop Caravan on the Adventure Leisure Vehicles stand at the EventCity Caravan & Motorhome Show, Manchester

UK debut for The Teardrop Caravan on the Adventure Leisure Vehicles stand at the EventCity Caravan & Motorhome Show, Manchester

The new Teardrop Caravan makes its UK debut on the Adventure Leisure Vehicles stand at the EventCity Caravan & Motorhome Show in Manchester from 18 to 21 January, fresh from its launch at the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf, Germany last summer. With a classic, retro-design with a distinctive aluminium roof and tailgate, and choice of […]
Coachman offer FREE factory fit option – limited time offer

Coachman offer FREE factory fit option – limited time offer

Free factory fit option limited time offer From Friday 12th January 2018 until Sunday 25th February 2018, Coachman are offering fantastic range packages FREE to customers ordering Coachman 2018 season models* during this offer period. Vision Free Omnivent roof fan, AL-KO Secure and 80 watt Solar Panel (RRP for this pack £845.00). Vision 630 Free […]
ERIBA Touring Troll 530 Rockabilly and Ocean Drive

ERIBA Touring Troll 530 Rockabilly and Ocean Drive

The ERIBA Touring model range is starting the new year with two colourful special models at the 2018 Exhibition for Car- avanning, Motoring and Tourism: the ERIBA Touring Troll cult caravan will gain the colourful models, Rockabilly and Ocean Drive. The colour scheme pervades both the exterior and interior of the two caravans and, together […]
New Bailey Unicorn Segovia is crowned ‘Caravan of the Year’ 2018

New Bailey Unicorn Segovia is crowned ‘Caravan of the Year’ 2018

The new Bailey Unicorn Segovia has been crowned ‘Caravan of the Year 2018’ by Caravan Magazine. In a competition dominated by the UK’s best-selling premium caravan range, the fourth generation Bailey Unicorn claimed a total of four titles with the Unicorn Segovia also receiving the ‘Best Family Layout’ award, the Unicorn Seville claiming ‘Best Luxury […]
Lunar Lends A Helping Hand To Devoted Dad

Lunar Lends A Helping Hand To Devoted Dad

Devoted Dad and Lunar caravan owner, Martin Tierney, didn’t need any assistance from Santa to organise the perfect present for his 11-year-old son, Dylan – but he did ask for a little help from the folks at Lunar Caravans. Like most boys his age, Dylan is mad about cars, tractors, trailers, motorhomes – ‘anything with […]
CCC partners with Bailey to aim for safer caravanning with a new range of tourers

CCC partners with Bailey to aim for safer caravanning with a new range of tourers

The Camping and Caravanning Club has a new partnership with Bailey of Bristol to try and make caravanning safer for new buyers and more experienced caravanners by updating towing skills and making sure people have safer journeys. There will be a set of 12 brand new tourers from Bailey’s award-winning Pursuit range, which will be […]