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Ultimate Guide to Caravan Maintenance
A guide to looking after your caravan, including tips for preparing for winter and summer. Covers internal and external maintenance, tyres, batteries, gas, electric, water systems and more
Leisure Battery Care and Charging
A UKCampsite.co.uk member has compiled a fantastic article giving information, hints and tips on keeping your caravan or motorhome leisure battery in tip top condition. Includes choosing a charger, solar panels, generators and more
OLPro Bottom & Top and Inside & Out
Brand new on the market are two essential caravan and camping chemicals - Bottom & Top toilet fluid and Inside & Out multi-purpose cleaner. These clever products do multiple jobs, meaning they save you money! Find out more and a chance to win 5 Twin packs
Sure Track MT3 Wireless Vehicle Tracker
Protect your pride and joy with a SureTrack covert tracking device. Ideal for caravans and motorhomes as there is no need to hard wire into the vehicle, meaning no holes drilled into that precious bodywork! Exclusive discount available
Lunar Caravans The Heart of the Holiday
Lunar Caravans has released a new video celebrating the caravan’s place at ‘the heart of the holiday’.
Outwell Smart Air Caravan Awnings
The new Outwell Smart Air range of top-quality inflatable caravan awnings that use Outwell's One-Go Inflation Technology to make pitching an easy and quick pleasurable experience. Find out more and win one!
The Lightweight Wingamm Rookie 3.5 Caravan
The Wingamm Rookie 3.5 is a stylish, lightweight caravan with a maximum weight of only 1,000kg, making it one of the lightest caravans available in the UK, that can be towed by almost any car and anyone
New Sanremo caravan range from Venture Caravans
Leading specialist caravan retailer Venture Caravans has just announced an exciting initiative – its own range of stylish caravans, to be sold under the Sanremo name.
OLPRO Caravan Covers
OLPRO Caravan Covers are fully Breathable Caravan Covers allows condensation to evaporate and coime in a variety of sizes
New Awnings Improve Motorhome Life with Outwell
Check out the latest drive-away awnings from Outwell – including the latest Smart Air model to join the popular inflatable polyester awnings.
Streetwize Vehicle and Personal GPS Tracker
Track cars, caravans, campervans, children, pets and much more with this compact size GPS Tracker. Simple to use and Subscription Free, you just need a Vodafone Pay as you go sim card. Find out more and get a chance to win one!
Towsure Panama 390 Porch Awning
The Panama 390 available from Towsure, is a handy, lightweight, easy to erect porch offering plenty of extra needed space when touring. Find out more and get a chance to win one!
Practical Caravan Owner Satisfaction Awards 2014
Practical Caravan readers who bought either a new or pre-owned caravan since January 2009 were asked to rate their caravan and their supplying dealer. Nearly 2500 replied in detail, and here are the results.
Best Lightweight Caravan Award for Lunar Quasar
Lunar Caravans has won the award for the Best Lightweight Caravan at the recent 2014 Caravan Awards. Lunar won first place with the new Quasar 564.
Caravanning: A mainstay of UK tourism
Research shows that caravanning is a mainstay of UK tourism, and this Infographic highlights its contribution to the UK economy, UK tourism and the fact the caravanning is growing in popularity.
The World's Oldest Caravan
The worlds oldest caravan has pitched up for the final time – after 128 YEARS on the road. The Wanderer was built in 1884, and is now on display in the Cotswolds. Read on for more and lots of pictures
Towsure Caravan and Motorhome Covers
Towsure Products have launched their own brand caravan covers and motorhome covers, made from grey, heavy duty, breathable material, and complete with storage bags. Find out more and have a chance to win one!
51 Litre Waterhog Fresh Water Carrier
The Waterhog from Towsure.com has a massive 51 litre capacity, unlike most other makes, which can only carry 40 litres. Why carry your water when you can roll it! Read on to find out more, AND we've got five to give away in our competition!
The Worlds Smallest Motorhome?
Could this be the smallest motorhome around? Known as the Crampervan, this is a unique pedal powered creation, based on a Butlins pedal cart and an Autohomes Bambi!
OLPro Winter Long Caravan Protection
Winter Long is like a caravan cover in a bottle. Its concentrated formula provides protection whilst your caravan or motorhome is in storage or not in use over winter. Find out more, win some, or buy online!
Lunar Vacanza Camper Car
The all new and exciting Lunar Vacanza Camper Car is the first of its kind on the UK market and combines the dual benefits of a roomy, four-person camper with an efficient, easy to manoeuvre, everyday family car
CRiS Explained and Decoded
Details of the Caravan Registration & Identification Scheme, and how to decode your CRiS number. Updated September 2013
Outwell Touring Drive-away Awnings
The Outwell Touring Collection are drive-away awnings, designed to attach directly to either side of any campervan, motorhome, and many MPVs. The range includes the Country Road and California Highway
Essential Equipment for your Caravan
The quick list of the essential kit you need to remember for every trip out in the caravan!
BeauEr 3X Compact Extendable Caravan
An amazing new caravan which whilst being towed is only the size of a small car, but when on site expands to three times its towing size, giving all the luxuries, comfort, and space of a normal modern caravan. Read on for the details and photos and video!
Opus Folding Camper
The OPUS is a new ultra-lightweight folding camper, which is easy to tow even with a small car. It offers two double beds and a fully functional kitchen, and when you arrive on site, sets up quickly and easily.
2013 Coachman Caravan Ranges
A sneak preview of the Coachman 2013 ranges, including the Amara, Pastiche, VIP, and Laser model lines
2013 Coachman Amara Range
With nine layouts to choose from, the 2013 Coachman Amara range has a model for everyone and several models feature separate areas for the children, so the kids can go to bed whilst you enjoy your evening!
2013 Coachman Pastiche Range
For those who value quality, comfort and style, the 2013 Coachman Pastiche offers 5 different layouts designed to cater for couples and families, so you can be confident there is a model to suit your needs
2013 Coachman VIP Range
With all 5 models featuring a sleek exterior and panoramic roof window, the 2013 Coachman VIP looks as good from the outside as they do from the inside. And the VIP interiors are pretty special
2013 Coachman Laser Range
Sleek and stylish on the outside, spacious and contemporary on the inside - the 2013 Coachman Laser Range is the unrivalled option for the discerning caravanner.
Tripbuddy Caravan
The next generation in towed leisure vehicles - Tripbuddy is a brand new design of caravan with a one piece composite body. The traditional caravan side door has been replaced with a huge rear clam-shell style door system which opens up like a hatchback
Towsure Caravanning and Motorhomes Articles
Take a look at some of the caravanning and motorhome articles from Towsure
Conway Countryman and Crusader 2013 Models
A sneak preview at the 2013 range of Conway Trailer Tents. Read on for details of the Countryman 4 berth and Crusader 6 berth trailer tent models
Pennine Artemis, Fiesta Q2 and Pathfinder 2013 Folding Campers
We have grabbed a sneaky peek at three of the latest models to be launched into the 2013 Pennine range. Read on for details of the Artemis folding caravan, the Fiesta Q2 Folding Camper and Pathfinder Folding Camper
Tyrepal Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems
TyrePal systems are a brilliant retro fit system designed for cars, motorhomes and caravans. TyrePal continuously monitors the pressure and temperature of your tyres – and warns you when things aren’t right
Before Setting off on a Journey
Making sure everything is in order before you drive off into the sunset will insure a trouble free journey.
Arrival On Site
Setting up on site is easy and should not present any major problems. A quick guide to help
Buying Secondhand
A fantastic guide to what to look for when buying a second hand caravan.
Stealth Intrepid and Concordia Price Rises
Dunster House caravans, makers of the Stealth Intrepid and Concordia ranges, have announced an imminent price rise due to raw material cost increases
Post-Winter Caravan Checks
Bringing your caravan out of storage could result in some parts of the caravan not functioning properly. Here's a useful checklist to help get you back on the road after winter storage, or after it has not been used for any long period.
Do I need another TV licence?
Do you need a TV Licence in your caravan, tent or motorhome? We'll try to clear up the facts.
Clever Packing
When it comes to loading up your caravan for a holiday it is extremely important that you try and pack things safely. Hopefully these tips will help.
Weight Watching!
In order to make sure that your caravan isn't over its weight limit you should be aware of what all the small bits and pieces weigh
Bailey add Approach SE 625 to Motorhome Range
Bailey has announced the addition of the Approach SE 625 model to its first motorhome range. A two berth end-lounge layout
Measuring your Awning
When it comes to choosing a new awning, if you don't have a handbook for your caravan then measuring it can baffle you.
Outdoor Revolution Compactalite Pro 200 Porch Awning
The Compactalite Pro 200 from Towsure.com boasts a compact size together with an unrivalled ease of pitching making it the perfect weeender caravan awning. Find out more and enter our competition to win one.
Venus Caravans - 2012 Launch of New Compact Caravans
Venus Caravans is an new brand of lightweight, compact caravans that is set to launch at the forthcoming Motorhome, Caravan, and Camping show, at ExCel on 14-19 Feb 2012
Winterising Your Caravan
Be prepared by following these simple guidelines to protect your caravan from snow, ice, and cold weather, whilst in winter storage, or out of use. Plus some handy care tips if you are planning winter touring.
Maypole Winter Wheels
The Winter Wheel is ideal for preventing caravan tyre flat-spotting and UV deterioration during long-term or off-season storage, and a highly visible theft deterrent too
Changing a Tyre!
An often neglected, and forgotten task. Changing a caravan tyre! If you are unfortunate enough to suffer a flat tyre can you cope?!
Caravan Reversing Accidents up 24% in 2011
According to Caravan Guard they have seen a huge rise in insurance claims involving caravans being reversed into walls, fences, gateposts and trees
Royal Aquarius Water Carrier and Waste Warrior
Details of a brand new water carrier and waste carrier from Royal, ideal for caravans and motorhomes. They're cheap, and you could win a set by entering our competition.
The New Range of Maypole Caravan Covers
A range of high quality breathable caravan covers from Maypole, available for a range of caravan sizes. Read more and have a chance to win one!
Winterising Your Caravan when Not in Use
If you’re not planning to use your caravan through the winter months then it’s vital that you take precautions to ensure it will be well protected during the colder months, and be in great condition when you come to use it again at the start of the season
IH Leisure Launches Monopod 660 Caravan
Usually known for their Motorhomes IH Leisure are launching a stunning new touring caravan design. The striking look and the one-piece monocoque body shell should make this stand out from the crowd!
Bailey add Approach SE 745 to Motorhome Range
Bailey has announced the forthcoming addition of the Approach SE 745 model to its first motorhome range.
Sneak Preview of 2012 Coachman Range
Coachman are launching their revolutionary 2012 caravan range at the 2011 Motorhome & Caravan Show. Preview the range, and watch the promotional video
Bailey adds new Pegasus Rimini to Range
Bailey are adding a further model to their best-selling Pegasus range for the 2012 season. The new Pegasus Rimini is a single axle 4-berth layout with twin single fixed beds
Bailey Pegasus Series II
The second generation Pegasus models. Full details of the new model range, which feature designs that incorporate the existing strengths of their predecessors, inlcuding Alu-Tech bodies
2012 Stealth Concordia Range Details and Prices
Prices, details, and layouts of the new Stealth Concordia range, which is being launched at the 2011 NEC show
Introducing the Sealander - an Amphibious Caravan!
Can't decide to go caravanning or boating? Do both with the new amphibious Cara-Boat from German manufacturer Sealander, on sale for around £13,000
Bailey Confirms Name of New Motorhomes
Bailey of Bristol has confirmed the name of its first motorhome range, which feature the award winning Alu-Tech body shell construction system. and the AL-KO AMC chassis
New Range of Motorhomes from Bailey
Renowned for their caravans, Bailey are launching new range of motorhomes in October 2011 at the NEC show
Sneak Preview of Stealth Concordia Range
Stealth Caravans have released a limited amount of information about their upcoming 2012 additional Caravan range, launching at the NEC Motorhome and Caravan Show in October 2011
Hobby Caravans - New Designs for 2012
Take a sneak preview at what is new and in store for the Hobby 2012 range. New caravans and motorhomes, with some clever and headturning designs, looks and features.
Converting Caravan Lighting from Bulbs to 12v SMD LED units
SMD LED units consume approx. 90% less power than bulbs – for approx the same light output. Here a UKCampsite.co.uk member gives his guide on converting the lighting in your caravan or motorhome.
Portico Square Caravan Porch Awning
Remarkably spacious for a compact lightweight porch awning, the Portico Square is ideal for stopovers and weekend trips. Easy to erect, with three door options. Find our more and have a chance to win one!
Stronghold Sold Secure Hitchlock for Alko Hitches
A new Hitchlock for Alko Hitches from Stronghold. Easy to fit in under 10 seconds, and Sold Secure and Insurance Approved
Maypole Toilet Fluid and Cleaning Range
New for 2011 from Maypole, a truly eco friendly range, made in the UK. Includes toilet fluid and rinse, and a great range of caravan and motorhome care products. Plus, enter our competition to win some!
Caravan Design and Lightweight Leisure Trailer Awards
Details of the 2011 competition's 13 class winners. This annual competition organised by the Caravan Club recognises excellence in caravan and lightweight leisure trailer design
Towsure Touring XS and XL Motorhome Awnings
New for 2011, the Towsure Touring XS and XL awnings are ideal drive-away awnings for smaller motorhomes and campervans. Available in two sizes for the perfect fit.
The New Compact Bailey Orion Caravan
Broaden your horizons with the Bailey Orion Caravan, new for 2011. Compact, affordable, and featuring the Alu-Tech construction system
Bailey Pegasus Series II Retail Prices
The Bailey Pegasus has been re-positioned within the Bailey Range and as a result the recommended retail prices for the new models have been reduced by approximately £1,000
Dethleffs Globetrotter XXL I Motorhome
The new A Class Motorhome within the Globetrotter range provides comfort without compromises – perfection and elegance
The New 2011 Swift Escape Motorhome Range
The new Escape range is better equipped and more refined to offer even greater value for money. Impressive inside and out, with new practical features and models starting at around £32,000
Introducing the new Elddis Xplore 304
The unique Xplore 304 is not only the lightest UK 4 berth family caravan, but it is also the smallest with an overall length of only 5.34m
2011 Payload and MiRO Allowance Changes
2011 sees changes to the current method of calculating the Mass in Running Order (MiRO) and payload weights of caravans. The NCC has issued some guidance notes.
Go Caravan Caravan of the Year Awards 2011
The best caravans of 2011. Go Caravan magazine's award winners were announced on Thursday 25 November 2010
Elddis Caravans Face the Ultimate Endurance Test
Elddis has just completed their most in-depth testing yet, using the world-renowned Iveco test track in southern Germany. Read on to see how the caravans coped with a variety of treacherous conditions
Super Tread Wheel Traction Aids
An attachment for your vehicle wheels to enable caravan and motorhome users to drive over ground conditions normally only be possible with four wheel drive with winter or all terrain tyres
The Streaker
Help combat those black streaks on your caravan with this stunning invention, designed to fit into your awning rail to deflect rainwater away. Ideal for winter storage.
Wilderness Trail Ultimate Caravan Covers
A new range of caravan covers from Camping-Online.co.uk that are waterproof and breathable and will help to protect your investment from bird droppings, dust and muck, whilst in winter storage.
The All-New Elddis Aspire
Elddis expands the UK'S leading motorhome range with the launch of the all-new Aspire, currently available in three 2-berth layouts
Phantom GPS Tracking Systems
Phantom supply security tracking devices that use GPS satellites to protect your caravan or motorhome offering discounts on insurance, and the ultimate alarm system
The New Futuria 'Sports and Spa' Motorhome
Described as a 'yacht on wheels', and recently unveiled at the Caravan Salon 2010 in Dusseldorf, Germany, the Futuria is a mansion on wheels.
Fullstop Centurian Quick Fit Wheel Clamp
A Gold Sold Secure wheel clamp, which can be fitted in 15 seconds, and suitable for steel and alloy wheels
Two New Models added to best-selling Bailey Unicorn Range
Bailey has been quick to respond to customer feedback by adding two more models to its recently introduced Unicorn range, which feature their new Alu-Tech body shell
Mondial Motorhome Range gets new Model Line-up
The Mondial motorhome range for the 2011 season has been changed to offer four layouts. These stylish van conversions are based on the Fiat Ducato/Peugeot Boxer
Improvements to the Swift Group Bessacarr Motorhome Ranges
The Swift Group have enhanced their winning formula of style, specification and value for money in the Swift and Bessacarr motorhome ranges
New 2011 Pennine Convertible Caravans
Introducing the updated 2011 range of "Convertible Caravans", the successors from the traditional cotton folding campers from The Pennine Group
Adria 2011 Caravan Collection
Introducing the 2011 range of caravans from Adria. Adria offers a variety of design and styles to satisfy the needs and demands of all the different markets
Adria Adora
Adorable in every way, full details of the new 2011 Adria Adora caravan range
Adria Altea
Full details of the refreshed 2011 Adria Altea range, which offers a lightweight caravan combined with beautiful modern design
LUNAR 2011 Caravan Collection
The Lunar 2011 Caravan Collection beckons you to experience the ultimate in lightweight luxury touring
Lunar Ariva / Quasar Range 2011
The new Ariva / Quasar 2011 range is more stunning than ever
Lunar Stellar / Lexon Range 2011
The Stellar / Lexon 2011 range is the perfect symphony of sophistication and luxury.
Lunar Clubman / Delta Range 2011
The Clubman / Delta 2011 collection is the ultimate in lightweight luxury touring and the envy of the touring field
New Stealth R Class and T Class Caravans
Two special family layouts designed for the modern caravanning family
Swift and Sterling 2011 Model Prices Released
The Swift Group have just released their 2011 prices for the Swift and Sterling caravan model range
ProNav PNN 300 Caravan Friendly Sat Nav
The ProNav PNN300 offers routing based on the size of your vehicle, so you won't get lost, or stuck towing a caravan.
New look for Swift and Sterling Caravans
The new Swift Challenger and Conqueror and Sterling Eccles and Elite ranges have undergone a stunning redesign for 2011
The New Swift Charisma and Sterling Europa Caravans
The new Swift Charisma and Sterling Europa Caravan ranges offer amazing value all year round
Coachman 2011 Caravan Range
A sneak preview at the 2011 Coachman range
The New Bailey Unicorn Caravan Range
The new range from Bailey for those who appreciate the finer things in life. Using their Alu-Tech body shell, and complete with a 10 year body warranty
The New Stealth Q-Class Caravans
First Glimpse of the new Stealth Q-Class
Motorhome and Caravan Graphics and Replacement Stickers
Is it time to spruce up your motorhome or caravan with some new graphics? Then this may be what you are looking for. Off the shelf or custom made to match your existing faded decals!
Win a holiday – a week in a luxury MotorHolme!
Enjoy a fantastic family week away from it all in a luxury motorhome! We have teamed up with MotorHolme.com and are offering you the chance to win a fantastic week in their Mooveo C7
The Strongarm Sold Secure Wheelclamp
A new Sold Secure Wheelclamp available exclusively from Stronghold. The lightest & most compact Wheelclamp designed for Steel Wheels
Stealth Caravan Launches 360º Panoramic Tours
After the success at the NEC Boat and Caravan Show in February, Dunster House have launched a brand new 360 degree Panoramic Tour online to give customers an alternative chance to view the Stealth.
Stronghold Sold Secure Alloy Wheelclamp
A new Sold Secure Wheelclamp from Stronghold. The lightest and most compact wheelclamp designed for alloy wheels
Insignia Caravan Porch Awning
The porch version of the Insignia Awning that won the 2010 Practical Caravan Best Awning.
The New Stealth Caravan Ranges from Dunster House
Dunster House has launched a brand new make of caravan, the 'Stealth' to compete against the mainstream brands. See details of the full range and latest news
Bailey Pegasus
A brand new caravan design from Bailey featuring the revolutionary new Alu-Tech body shell
Towsure Insignia Caravan Awning Range
The Insignia awning boasts features normally only found on much more expensive awnings
Telescopic Caravan Caramast
Telescopic satelllite dish mounting pole with caravan jockey wheel bracket
Towsure Portico Porch Awning
One of the best value porch awnings in the UK
The 'Colim' Concept Motorhome cum Car
A new concept vehicle design by Christian Susana is a nice combination of car and a caravan camper
The Collapsible Caravan Pods
These colourful domes are set to transform the image of caravanning holidays
Calor liteTM - Gas Cylinders
Calor are delighted to announce the launch of a new lightweight cylinder
Locatea.net, Vehicle Tracking - Discontinued
The OnTrack Budget GPS Vehicle Tracking System ( note as of 2010 this product is discontinued )
METIS Tracker - Get My Caravan Back - Discontinued
Possible one of the best pay as you go tracking device for your caravan or motorhome
Care-avan Caravan and Motorhome Cleaning Range
A new range of cleaning products available for your caravan and motorhome
Awning Companion
The essential tool to provide assistance when putting up the awning
Powrtouch - The Remote Control Caravan Mover
Fed up struggling to move you caravan by hand? This could be the answer!
Kojack Caravan Jack & Levelling Aid
Designed by caravanners for caravanners the Ko-jack offers safe and easy jacking of your caravan.
Waste Hog - Waste Carrier
A new take on the waste water carrier for caravans and motorhomes.
Caravan Birdhouse and Bird Box
A superb Caravan Bird House / nesting box for your garden. This fantastic birdbox is shaped just like an old caravan
BP Gas Light - The Lightweight Gas Bottle
A lightweight, semi-tranparent gas bottle, the new way to use gas!
Outdoor Revolution Light Weight Compactalite Awning
Are you fed up with lugging the great big full awning around, or it is just too much for the short weekend break? If so, why not look at a lightweight porch awning.
Winter Wheels
If your caravan is not used for a length of time, it is recommended that the wheels and tyres are removed and stored. This clever invention provides protection to your tyres, and security too
Outdoor Revolution Porch and Free Standing Awnings and Tents
The superb Outdoor Revolution range of awnings and tents are highly technical, reliable awnings that will keep you dry and comfortable in the harshest of conditions. Purchase online with huge UKCampsite.co.uk discounts
The Complete Fenwicks Caravan Cleaning Pack
Fenwick's is the UK's best selling cleaning and care products for caravans and motorhomes.
Chinon Awning
The Chinon Awning range is made in France by Marechal and it meets the quality standards anyone would expect from Marechal.
Towing behind a motorhome. What you should know
If you are thinking of fitting a towbar to your motorhome, just check a couple of things before you start.
Avoid Caravan Crime
Some advice from the Home Office, to avoid caravan crime and the misery it can cause.

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