The West Midlands Caravan and Motorhome Show

Get ready for The West Midlands Caravan and Motorhome Show

By William Coleman

Have you ever wished to be a caravan or motorhome owner? Ever wanted to just jump in your VW Camper and run away for a weekend retreat? Well now is the time to make dreams come true. An exciting 10 day show in Shrewsbury has been designed to make your dreams a reality.

Over the past few years there has been a huge boom in the UK leisure and tourism industry with a lot more couples and families opting for staycation holidays. British people are now realising that the drop in the pound is making holidays abroad a lot more expensive. So instead of spending thousands at a time for a week or two away they are investing in motorhomes, caravans and camper converts.

The West Midlands Caravan and Motorhome Show, which will be on from September 30 to October 8, is going to be a great place to go and see what the industry has to offer in their 2018 range. The innovative designs on offer are sure to inspire you and get you going for a potential new purchase.

The annual show will have a whole host of attractions including family entertainment and will feature around 150 new models at Salop Leisure’s sales center which is located alongside the Shrewsbury bypass at Emstrey,

One of this years highlights will be the UK launch of the iconic American brand Airstream. The brand will be presented by Swift at the show who are one of six dealerships who are exclusively appointed to sell the Airstream models in the UK. The models that will go on sales in the UK are the Colorado, Missouri and the Yukon. These icon models have a unique shape and are instant eye catcher with their “silver bullet” exterior.

Mark Bebb, Salop Leisure’s managing director, said: “We are delighted and proud to be selling Airstream, probably the most iconic brand in the leisure and recreational vehicle industry at our premises in Shrewsbury which adds to our expanding offer.”

The show will have around 70 new caravans, motorhomes and luxury lodge models on display, some of which have been exclusively made for Salop Leisure.On top of all the attractions at the show you can also make huge savings on 2017 models. The savings can be anywhere from £500 to £5,000!

As well as displaying the Airstream range, Swift will also be displaying more than 30 new touring caravans and motorhomes. Anyone who wishes to make a purchase at the show will also get free delivery show from Salop Leisure during the show.

The West Midlands Caravan and Motorhome Show is a free event, which attracts thousands of visitors from across the UK and aims to be a one stop shop for existing owners and first-time buyers. There will also be a range of pre-owned caravans and 10% reductions on awnings that cost £500 and above.

For the first time buyers who will attend the events there will be a team of experts on hand the guide buyers through the buying process to ensure that the customer journey is perfect. They will be able to handle any and all questions as well as break down the flexible finance packages available.

For those who are interested in finding out what the UK has to offer for staycations there will be a park finding zone which will have a choice of more than 200 quality parks throughout the country. The area will be run by park representatives who will have all the information you need to choose the right park for you.

Family entertainment, a climbing wall, falconry displays and face painting will be available during weekends of the show and Love Coffee café/restaurant will be serving up delicious snacks, meals and drinks.

Admission to the show and parking are free and tickets are available to download at