Caravan and Motorhome Club prepare for a long, hot summer

As well as hosting The 90th National at The Sandringham Estate in Norfolk this weekend, The Caravan and Motorhome Club have been busy accommodating their members as well as possible before we dive into the Great British summer.

The Club have been improving their signage and wifi connectivity across their network

The Club have been improving their signage and wifi connectivity across their network

Marquis supports Pompey Beach Soccer

Marquis Leisure, the UK motorhome and caravan dealer, have agreed to sponsor the Portsmouth Ladies Beach Soccer team, who will be representing England in this year's Euro Winners Cup.

NCCW Roadshow to visit caravan dealerships for first time

A range of activities will be laid on during the roadshow, including a climbing wall, survival skills and the Swift Scalextrix caravan towing challenge

The Shrewsbury-based caravan and motorhome dealership, Salop Leisure, has been chosen as one of five locations for a 'Share the Moment' Roadshow during the National Camping and Caravanning Week (NCCW) from 29 May to 4 June.

Harvey Alexander interview: People are falling back in love with touring the UK

The Director of Marketing at The Caravan and Motorhome Club has been talking at length with CaravanTimes

CaravanTimes recently caught up with Harvey Alexander, Director of Marketing at the Caravan and Motorhome Club, who has just returned from participating in the JustGo motorhome re-location programme with his family.

This year's competition will be taking place in Nazaré, Portugal

This year's competition will be taking place in Nazaré, Portugal

Bailey relocates its Large Panel Laminating Plant to Somerset

Bailey of Bristol has relocated its Large Panel Laminating Plant to a new site in Clevedon, North Somerset, as part of a larger scheme to enable the future re-development of the company's South Liberty Lane production facility. This is the second business unit to be moved from the main site following the relocation of the Bailey Parts Direct operation to North Bristol twelve months ago.

Paragon Car Finance launches caravan funding

Finance for caravans will be available at competitive rates over terms of up to ten years

After successfully entering the motorhome market last year, Paragon Car Finance has announced the launch of a caravan financing product. The product aims to replicate the formula which has led to success in the motorhome market, and bring greater choice to the caravan finance market.

BLOG: CaravanTimes spends the day with Bailey at Millbrook

Caravans are put through 100 hours of varied testing at Millbrook

CaravanTimes spent a glorious day at Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedfordshire this week, as we followed Bailey of Bristol putting one of their caravans through its paces, performing thorough tests and checks all over the 700 acre site.

The new plant is housed in a modern 3,250+ sqm manufacturing building

The new plant is housed in a modern 3,250+ sqm manufacturing building

Bailey announces new Unicorn Vigo and Cordoba layouts

The two new models bring the Unicorn range to eight layouts in total

Bailey of Bristol has announced that it will be launching two new layouts for its flagship Unicorn range

Eterniti Caravans reveals layout details for Chronicle and Genesis

The Genesis IB4 is one of six layouts to be launched next month

Eterniti Caravans has revealed the details of its first six layouts in the Genesis and Chronicle ranges

Carlight to offer entry-level model for under £18k

Carlight caravans were brought back into production in 2011

The luxury caravan maker has announced that it will be launching its most affordable range ever in the coming weeks

NCC to move 2013 London caravan show due to venue problems

The Excel Centre was the venue of choice for the 2012 London caravan show

The organisers of the 2013 Motorhome, Caravan and Camping show have announced that they will be looking for a new venue in the South East after dropping plans to return to the Excel Centre in London's Docklands

CaravanTimes Caravan & Motorhome Awards 2014: Full Results

Hi All, We thought it would be a good idea to have one central place to list the results of the CaravanTimes Caravan & Motorhome Awards 2014. Please find below a detailed breakdown of the results below. It would be interesting to ...

Narrowboats: The caravans of the water?

Kenneth Greame once wrote in the Wind In The Willows: "There is nothing half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats." And while he may have never experienced the joys of caravanning, he was certainly onto something. I've...

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walking boots

Hi every body, I just wondered if there are any members out there who are keen walkers and are having trouble getting a decent pair of boots or trainers. I am on my third pair of boots this year and am brassed off with the heels disin...

The Tour Pt 1 - Wales & woes, 11th April 2012

Hello, my partner & myself embarked on a three month tour of the British Isles in April this year. We were almost complete novices having had just one trial run prior. The aim was to get the hang of caravanning before embarking on...

Second Trip Of The Year

The Easter weekend was a time when a lot of people tried to get away, judging by the camp site we were at anyway. The site we were staying on is one of our favourites; West Runton in Norfolk, in fact it is probably responsible for us ...

BLOG: The 90th National hots up at Sandringham

Rob Finney (left) showed us his exquisite 1933 Car Cruiser caravan

The CaravanTimes team are catching the rays here in Norfolk, at The Caravan and Motorhome Club's biggest caravan event of the year: The National, which is celebrating its 90th year no less, here at The Sandringham Estate.

Caravan and Motorhome Club prepare for a long, hot summer

The Club have been improving their signage and wifi connectivity across their network

As well as hosting The 90th National at The Sandringham Estate in Norfolk this weekend, The Caravan and Motorhome Club have been busy accommodating their members as well as possible before we dive into the Great British summer.

Marquis supports Pompey Beach Soccer

This year's competition will be taking place in Nazaré, Portugal

Marquis Leisure, the UK motorhome and caravan dealer, have agreed to sponsor the Portsmouth Ladies Beach Soccer team, who will be representing England in this year's Euro Winners Cup.

Marquis lends a hand to majestic cause

Steve Wardle (left, father of the late Alex Wardle) and Richard Morse, Branch Manager of Marquis Hampshire with the Majestic 196 ready to go

Marquis have pledged their support for the Alex Wardle Foundation and the Lily Mae Foundation with a Majestic 196 motorhome for the duration of the Alex Wardle Tour which started this week. Two local rugby men from Hampshire, Paul O'Reilly and Paul Jones, will be cycling a 1000 miles from John O'Groats to Land's End to raise awareness of the work by the Alex Wardle Foundation and raise money in support of the two worthy charities.

Caravan park owners celebrate Wales Tourism Week

Caravanners and campers spent £428 million in Wales in 2015

We're celebrating Wales Tourism Week (15-21 May), and caravan park owners have been using this opportunity to ask customers what they want out of a holiday to the beautiful Celtic nation.

Bird-friendly New Forest camping park honoured at green awards

The camping park has been awarded the David Bellamy Conservation Award

A New Forest camping park is flying high after birds, honey bees and butterflies helped wing it to a top environmental accolade from David Bellamy.

NCC: Motorhome registrations continue to climb

Nearly 13,000 motorhomes were registered over the past 12-months

The UK motorhome market continues to boom, according to new figures released by the National Caravan Council (NCC). The total number of new registrations in March 2017 was up by nearly a quarter during the past year.

New HMRC rules give tax relief to motorhomes for disabled customers

The NCC thinks these new rules are good for both motorhome dealers and for disabled customers.

The NCC, the trade body representing the UK's leisure vehicle industry, has welcomed new HMRC rules on VAT relief available on motorhomes (and other motor vehicles) adapted for disabled wheelchair users, which came into force this month.