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Caravans bill ‘set to give owners more rights’

Individuals looking for static caravan insurance may be pleased to hear new legislation has been passed regarding owners’ rights. The Northern Ireland (NI) Assembly has agreed to introduce the caravans bill that was spearheaded by Ulster Unionist party member of the Legislative Assembly John McAllister. He first proposed a change in the law after claiming the 1963 Caravans Act (NI) did … More

MOT tests could be every two years, just like in Europe
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Current UK rules state that all new cars must have their first MOT test when three years old, then should be tested annually. However, a new proposal is being considered to bring our testing frequency in line with Europe, which means MOT testing would be required only every two years and new cars would not due their first MOT test … More

The most innovative caravan designs of the year
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All the major caravan manufacturers have been developing and redesigning some of their ranges to make sure they can offer something different to their customers. Caravan Times is even running a poll where readers can vote in different categories. Bailey caravans’ newest Unicorn range offers a built-in Alde heating system where all the heaters are hidden behind the furniture, whilst … More

Santa’s Caravan Grotto
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Santa Clause is set to use a sleigh with difference over the Christmas period. Ever wonder just how Santa manages to get around all those supermarkets and shopping centres in December? Well this year Santa is enlisting a caravan to double as a grotto, giving him mobility to make special appearance in shops and villages in Essex. The caravan is … More

Caravanners are warned of the fast approaching winter conditions
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There has been an increase in winter caravanning, but caravan owners have been warned to take extra care on the roads as winter is fast approaching and it is predicted to be another harsh winter. The Highways Agency said that drivers should be properly prepared for severe weather conditions, have the correct equipment and only make essential journeys during these … More

Cornwall awarded as the UK’s best holiday destination
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According to the British Travel Awards that took place last week, Cornwall is the UK’s Best Holiday County. Furthermore, St Ives was named the Best UK Seaside Town. Cornwall has been favoured by British caravanners and also by those who prefer to stay in B&Bs as a holiday destination for many years. However, it is always nice to receive an … More

The new generation of speed cameras that are able to detect several driving offences
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Present speed cameras have the ability to recognise number plates and spot speeding offenders. The new generation Advance Safety and Driver Support for Essential Road Transport (ASSET) cameras in addition to licence plate recognition and speeding detection can also check if the car has a valid car insurance and tax and recognise if the driver is not wearing a seatbelt … More

Two Cumbrian Caravan Sites Recognised by the AA
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Two Camping and Caravanning Club sites in Cumbria have also been recognised by the AA for their high level of camping experience and amenities. Both the Eskdale and Troutbeck campsites in the Lake District were on the list of top places to stay at in the Lakes area as both showed high standards. One of the AA inspectors said about … More

Log Pod, the new environmentally friendly ‘caravan’
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Bryncoch Farm, a campsite in Wales now offers a new choice of accommodation, steering away from the traditional caravans and tents. Log Pods are wooden structures, look like mini log cabins that can be moved to the desired pitch of the Camping and Caravanning Club Certified site and can even be connected to the onsite energy source just like an … More

Tree Tops – nominated for the best caravan site in Wales to stay at
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Tree Tops Caravan Park has won many awards in the past and now has been nominated for the title of the Best Place to Stay of the Welsh National Tourism Award. Out of 400 applications, only 53 places have been shortlisted for the title of Best Place to Stay and due to Tree Tops Caravan Park’s great reputation they stand … More

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