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Caravan and motorhome show raises £766 for RNLI

Caravan and motorhome show raises £766 for RNLI

Customers attending this year’s successful West Midlands Caravan, Motorhome and Destinations Show 2018 in Shrewsbury helped to raise £766.30 for the RNLI.

Held at Salop Leisure’s headquarters from April 28 to May 7, the UK’s largest free caravan exhibition showcased the latest 2018 models from leading manufacturers. In addition, the event introduced visitors to three distinct holiday destinations – Mid Wales Coast, Inland Mid Wales and the Heart of England.

During the show’s two weekends, RNLI volunteers provided teas and coffees to customers for Salop Leisure in return for receiving donations to the life-saving charity.

Hundreds of new customers attended and placed orders for caravan holiday homes, luxury lodges, motorhomes and touring caravans.

Leisure Resorts set to shake up the self-catering market

Leisure Resorts

Luxury holiday park specialists, Leisure Resorts, has launched a brand-new development in the Yorkshire Dales.

Showcasing the brands’ 5-star stance, the opening represents their first foray into the burgeoning lodge rental market, with a £12 million investment creating the Yorkshire Dales’ newest and arguably the most luxurious holiday destination, with the creation of 35 jobs. The level of investment, one of the largest in the area for decades, will also support in driving tourism to the region.

June jamboree will celebrate East Devon park's 75 years

Ladram Bay

Guests at East Devon's award-winning Ladram Bay Holiday Park will soon be joining in two days of very special celebrations to mark the business's 75th anniversary.

The Carter family, owners of the Budleigh Salterton park, say they will be pulling out all the stops on the weekend of 16/17 June to ensure that its milestone year will long be remembered.

A raft of different events, activities and entertainment are on the cards, including a family fun day on the Saturday which will appeal both to youngsters and grown-ups.

Live music is promised, along with fete stalls, a bouncy castle, face painting, and games including sponge throwing, apple bobbing and other traditional attractions.

Eurocoin - Automated Payment Kiosks With Contactless Pay!

Eurocoin - Automated Payment Kiosks With Contactless Pay!

Why not let the Eurocoin team help you make life a little easier this season...? We have an entire range of affordable, efficient automated sales kiosks and change machines that can revolutionise the cash- handling on your holiday parks and sites this year!

Our famous brand of Thomas machines has been supporting leisure sector operators for decades. You can purchase, rent or lease a brand-new Thomas ‘PayStation’ kiosk to allow your customers to pre-pay for goods and services, or take advantage of our factory refurbishment programme if you want to give your hard-working change machine a face-lift.

‘Park homes by Willerby’ in first showcase at the southern motorhome show

Willerby

Hot on the heels of announcing its expansion into the residential park homes market, holiday home market leader Willerby appeared at The Southern Motorhome Show in Newbury this weekend, showcasing it launch range of three luxury park homes. 

For the first time, parks, dealers and the public were given the chance to explore the Hazlewood, Charnwood and Delamere homes, all of which are designed to meet the each consumer’s unique requirements.

The Next Generation Window and Door System Specifically Designed to Perform for Todays’ Leisure Homes 

The Next Generation Window and Door System Specifically Designed to Perform for Todays’ Leisure Homes 

A family-run business for over 70 years, Stanway Screens has a distinguished pedigree in the design and manufacture of bespoke window and door systems for the leisure home market. True industry pioneers, with a genuine and unsurpassed commitment to product innovation, quality and service, Stanways’ offer an extensive and meticulously designed product portfolio that delivers for both leisure home manufacturers and end-users alike.  

GoldShield to exhibit at 2018 World of Park & Leisure Homes Show

GoldShield to exhibit at 2018 World of Park & Leisure Homes Show

Market-leaders in the field of park home warranties, GoldShield shall be exhibiting at the World of Park and Leisure Homes Show this June at the NAEC, Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire.

Offering a choice of Care Schemes for residential parks and park home-owners, the team shall be happy to discuss their recently publicised Amnesty Scheme.

Park owners can take advantage of the GoldShield Amnesty if unregistered homes have been on their site for 5 years or less. And with around 50% of park homes showing up as unregistered, the GoldShield team are expecting a high volume of enquiries and sign-ups, at the show, as a result of the amnesty.

School makes Wales Tourism Week visit to picturesque holiday home park

Wales Tourism Week

Owners of a picturesque Welsh border caravan holiday home park invited children and teachers from the local primary school to pay a visit during Wales Tourism Week.

Pupils of Brynhafren Primary School, Crew Green, between Welshpool and Shrewsbury, spent the morning at Seven Oaks Holiday Home Park where they were given a guided tour before enjoying a picnic in May sunshine yesterday (Thursday).

The 119-pitch park is owned by caravan and motorhome dealership Salop Leisure and the company’s managing director Mark Bebb and marketing manager Ed Glover joined park managers Ron and Margaret Brace in welcoming the school party.

Beekeeper Stephen is buzzing after holiday home win

Harts Holiday Park

Life is sweet for Romford beekeeper Stephen Stubbs who has been named as the lucky winner of a luxury caravan holiday home by Park Holidays UK for his park Harts Holiday Park.

Stephen trumped thousands of other entries in the park group's annual draw for the keys to a fully equipped leisure home at Harts Holiday Park in Sheerness.

Similar caravan holiday homes to Stephen's prize, a two-bedroom Willerby Etchingham with double-glazing and central heating, sell at the park for over £40,000.

All of his pitch fees and other site expenses for 2018 are covered, and decking specialist Fitrite have supplied skirting and outside decking for him to relax and enjoy al-fresco dining.

The world's largest trade fair for motorhomes and caravans

The world's largest trade fair for motorhomes and caravans

Düsseldorf invites you to participate again in the major industry event of the caravanning scene, held in late summer! CARAVAN SALON, scheduled from 25 August until 02 September 2018 (trade visitor day on 24 August), plans to offer visitors a program second to none. More than 600 exhibitors will show 130-plus caravan and motorhome brands as well as over 2,100 leisure vehicles at the largest international trade fair for motorhomes and caravans in 13 halls as well as on the outdoor exhibition space, covering an overall exhibition area of 214,000 m2. CARAVAN SALON is unique in offering visitors a complete market overview, new products and innovations for the upcoming season, as well as an amazing supporting programme and promotions for the whole family.