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Caravan Guard fundraising pays for new night vision helmets

The helmets are specially designed to fit their night new vision goggles

Fundraising by caravan and motorhome insurance specialists Caravan Guard and Leisuredays has paid for three specialist helmets for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance aircrew.

#ArcticAdventure: The Return

After over 5000 miles of driving, the team are back in the UK

You may be aware that a few lucky members of the CaravanTimes team have been traveling in two Bailey Pursuits and an Autograph motorhome to the Arctic Circle with Bailey of Bristol and the Caravan and Motorhome Club on an Arctic Adventure.

Could camping in the wild cure insomnia?

Modern living is increasingly depriving people of sufficient natural light, according to researchers

A recent study in Current Biology has found that a couple of nights in the great outdoors could re-set the body's internal clock.

Neil Greentree tests the Swift Basecamp in Scotland

Neil Greentree and son spend some freezing nights in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park

In the first part of this Basecamp series of videos, Neil Greentree and his son take Swift's Basecamp caravan up to the heart of the Scottish wilderness to test how it can adapt to harsh winter conditions while accommodating holidaymakers who enjoy outdoor sports.

Manufacturers enjoy special night at Motorhome Design Awards

A panel of judges were given the hard task of choosing the best new models on display at this year's CCM Show

After a successful week of showcasing their latest vehicle models, motorhome manufactures donned their best attire to attend the annual Motorhome Design Awards, presented by The Caravan and Motorhome Club. Matt Allwright kindly hosted the glamorous event before we interviewed all the night's winners.

Away in Winter: What activities can you enjoy with your Motorhome in the winter months?

Watch the video to find out how many fish Nick Harding managed to catch at this marvelous fishing lake in Grimsby

In the third and final part of our Winter Motorhoming series Nick Harding and the CaravanTimes crew continue to explore the benefits of holidaying with your leisure vehicle in the winter months. This week, Nick tries a spot of fishing and visits the local beach.

#ArcticAdventure Vlog: The Adventure So Far...

The team have successfully reached the Arctic Circle in Finland

The #ArcticAdventure is at its halfway point, the team has successfully reached the Arctic Circle in Finland, overcoming a number of obstacles, including gruelingly long days of driving and crossing frozen lakes.

#ArcticAdventure Vlog Day 4 update: Cooking on the move

Martin Dorey is tackling the task of cooking for the team during long days of driving

This #ArcticAdventure is gathering pace and the team is making great progress travelling eastwards across Europe, towards the Arctic Cirlce. One problem that the team tackle on a daily basis is fitting in meal breaks while keeping to their grueling travel schedule.

#ArcticAdventure Vlog Day 1 update: The team set off

The team have covered over 400 miles in one day

You may have noticed a lot of coverage of the Arctic Adventure on our website over the past few weeks. For those who have missed it - Bailey of Bristol are celebrating the launch of there new Pursuit range are taking two Pursuit caravans and their Autograph motorhome from the Millbrook testing facility in Northampton to the Millbrook winter testing facility in Ivalo, Finlnd. Yep, that's in the Arctic Circle.

What are Telescopic caravans and motorhomes?

Is this the future of caravanning or even motorhoming?

Right now, most of the news in the caravan and motorhome world is focusing on how best to use your leisure vehicle all year round or during our long winter months. But whilst us Brits are out enjoying ourselves the French are being industrious.

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Swift announces 2016 financial results

Swift attributes its profitability increase to a focus on product quality, design and product mix

Swift Acquisitions Limited, the parent company of Swift Group, the biggest leisure vehicle manufacturer in the UK, has released its 2016 financial results.

Swift Group report record performance at the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show

The success of the Basecamp caravan has exceeded expectations

Swift Group has reported a surge in sales in the last week at one of the UK's biggest retail events with growth versus 2016 of 26 per cent on touring caravans and 34 per cent on motorhomes, surpassing the success of previous years by some distance, and delivering Swift's best performance in a decade.

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PLANS VETOED: Essex caravan park plans vetoed again

Possible site location at Port Flair

Plans for a 70 pitch caravan park in Essex have been rejected by the local council for a second time.

Caravan site gutted in huge fire causing £1m in damage

Burnt out caravans at the site. Pics from Devon & Somerset Fire Service

An enormous fire has ripped through 160 caravans causing £1 million in damage at a site in Somerset