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Neil Greentree continues his Scottish test of the Swift Basecamp

Day 2 includes mountain biking and extreme mountain running on the agenda

In the second part of our Basecamp challenge, Neil Greentree, his son Ben and of course the Swift Basecamp catch up with the crew in the Scottish wilderness.

#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.

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 <i>CaravanTimes</i> team of Sonja and Alessi has been documenting the #ArcticAdventure every step of the way

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.

Simon Howard of Bailey presents their Arctic Adventure

Simon details this epic journey to the Arctic

For some at Bailey of Bristol this winter hasn't been cold enough in the UK, so in association with The Caravan and Motorhome Club, accompanied by a crew from CaravanTimes, Bailey and friends have set off for the Arctic circle to test out three of their Bailey leisure vehicles.

Have Elddis made an 8 foot wide success story?

The new 8ft wide model caravans are all twin axel 6 berths

2016, and so far 2017, have proven to be big years in the caravan and motorhome world and none more so than for the Explorer Group. In the summer of 2016 the Explorer group, who make the Elddis, Explore, Compass and Buccaneer caravans (and Elddis motorhomes) introduced two 8 foot wide caravan models into the Elddis Avante and Compass Casita ranges of caravans.

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Swift Group doubles up at annual Made in Yorkshire Awards

The recognition means that Swift Group now goes on to compete against other regions across Britain

Swift Group has been recognised at the prestigious Made in Yorkshire awards winning the 'Manufacturer of the Year (over £25m)' and the 'Manufacturing Apprenticeship/Training Scheme' awards.

Have you taken delivery of a new caravan or motorhome in the last 6 months?

Bailey have commissioned Mindset to conduct some research amongst new owners of caravans and motorhomes to hear about their experiences.

Mindset Research is looking for participants to take part in their online panel.

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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