News

June

Tickets for the Motorhome and Caravan Show 2017, to be held at Birmingham’s NEC from 17 to 22 October, are now on sale online and by phone on 0844 873 7333.  Find out reasons to go here.

The annual Caravan Extravaganza (Cottingham, 2 and 3 September), gives enthusiasts from all over the UK their first opportunity to see the new season's models of tourers and caravan holiday homes. A massive accessory shop is set up within The Lawns Centre; there is a small funfair for children, hamburger and other food stalls, including ice-creams and entertainment to make a fun day out for the family.

May 2017

Away Resorts has opened the UK's biggest inflatable Aquaglide aqua park at its Tattershall Lakes Country Park in Lincolnshire. The aqua park includes a floating assault course, trampoline, a human catapult and the UK's only volley ball court on water. The park's new £4 million entertainment centre includes a swimming pool, hot tubs, gym and spa.

Holiday home manufacturer, Willerby, is proud that it home city of Hull is City of Culture 2017 - and they are doing their bit to help get it buzzing!  WillerBee is the company mascot (the founder's original roots were in beehive production) but sadly the UK's bumblebee population is declining. To help raise awareness of the plight of the British bumblebee, Willerby is planning a year-long campaign to support their conservation by distributing seeds and supporting conservation initiatives.

March 2017

Park operator Away Resorts unveiled a new holiday home called Tribeca at the NEC show.  They teamed up with Beverley-based holiday home manufacturer, ABI, whose designer, Laura Collins, was asked to create ‘a ground breaking boutique-style caravan … a solution for the modern family’. The New York loft hotel feel is reflected in its name – Tribeca is a Manhattan neighbourhood. Twenty of new-look homes will be available at Away Resorts' parks this summer.