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Travelworld And A Life Saving Partnership

Travelworld have a brand new additional extra

Usually an illness can sneak up on you when you least expect it, and usually when you are nowhere near a medical professional, so why not equip your motorhome with some life saving tech. Two companies have come together to help ensure you have the life saving tools to hand when on holiday.

Swindon Caravans Prize Give Away

Make the most of the offers and prize draws

Who doesn't love a good give away! This coming weekend marks the beginning of the 9 day extravaganza that is Swindon Caravan's Summer Show. From the 1st of June across all three of their branches you can take part in the festivities and enter their prize giveaways

Travelworld Add Windscreen Division To Their One Stop Shop

A new strong addition to the already impressive Erwin Hymer Centre

Back in February of this year I was invited to visit the grand opening of the brand new Erwin Hymer centre by Travelword. The new state of the art Travelword HQ is a one stop shop for the motorhome lover. Now following their latest addition they really do have everything all under one roof.

Cumbrian Eco Friendly Park Pulls The Plug

With just a five-minute cycle Henry Wild says the dishwasher could replace 40,000 sink sessions every year and help conserve energy and water

As touring holiday makers we are responsible for the effects our leisure time has on the environment, as are the companies that provide us the locations that we love to visit. This Cumbrian holiday park is encouraging guests to take a greener approach to doing the dishes to help reduce impact on water wastage.

The Phonebox Lifeline

Henry Wild says the park's new defibrillator could greatly increase the life chances of a heart attack victim

An iconic red phone box is now home to life-saving medical equipment at a remote rural holiday park in Lancashire, thanks to an initiative by its family owners.

John Lennon Caravan Restoration

John Lennons gypsy caravan from the 60s

Well this is certainly news to me! Who knew that John Lennon was into caravans? His gypsy style caravan may not be quite up to modern standards, but what a magnificent piece of caravan history. The van is now set to go through a full restoration process following its rediscovery.

Grand Theft Auto With A Caravan Attached

Police give chase to a tow car and caravan

We all know that caravans are a target for would be thieves and vandals. What you may not expect is for someone to try and pinch a towcar, swap the plates over and then have a police chase with a caravan attached. Some people really do not care for the rules of the road.

The Pop Up Camp365 Towable Lightweight Caravan

Compact and mobile

Compact living is an art unto itself and once you mastered it the holiday options that open up to you are limitless. As we welcome a lot of younger holiday makers into the world of caravan holidays we are seeing weight restrictions come into play, as well as a slight fear of towing. With the arrival of the Camp365 we may see thee issues slip away

Coachman Sales Increase

Despite a tough market Coachman are thriving

Hull based caravan manufacturers have seen a huge rise in sales following what has been a tough time period for the industry as a whole. They have also seen more success as KABE have purchased a percentage of the business.

Carbon Fibre Endless Off Grid Powered Trailer

Is this Sonic X the concept for the future?

The world of technology is constantly evolving. It seems that by the time you've picked a new laptop or computer a newer more powerful model is already on the way but the caravan world has never had that future tech issue. In fact it seemed to be a little behind the times with "new age" tech. Thankfully we have moved on from those times, but this new trailer/caravan seems to a be the van of the future.

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Elddis 2020 Season Preview And Factory Open Weekend

Here is your chance to see the 2020 stock

Keep the 21st and 22nd of September free as Erwin Hymer Group, home of Elddis, Compass, Buccaneer and Xplore, will be hosting their Factory Open Weekend, so you, your family and friends can be the first to see what's new for 2020 Season.

Salop Leisure Win Big At Swift Awards

Salop Leisure receives awards from Swift Groups commercial director Nick Page

Shropshire-based caravan and motorhome dealership Salop Leisure completed a notable double at the Swift Group's annual awards which are decided by votes from customers.

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Benimar Tessoro Part 1: The 483 Full Test

The Tessoro 483 is built on a 170BHP Ford

At CaravanTimes we recently had a Benimar Tessoro 483 on test for a couple of weeks. We have done just over 2000 miles in the Tessoro and tested in various ways - as you will find out in our inspiration features coming up. But before we give you some ideas of where and why you should use a motorhome like the Tessoro we wanted to bring some information on the Tessoro range and the very interesting 483.

Bristanbul Video Documentary Part 1

Part one of the documentary is here

So as most of our readers will know, the CaravanTimes team were lucky enough to be part of Bailey of Bristols, Bristol to the Bosphoros trip. Travelling 21 countries in 21 days the team did a fantastic job to take the 2 caravans and motorhome cross-continental.