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Good To Go scheme recognised by WTCC

Good To Go scheme recognised by WTCC

The We’re Good To Go scheme, launched last year by VisitEngland in partnership with the tourism boards of Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, is a free UK-wide industry standard and consumer mark to reassure your customers that your business adheres to Government and public health guidance. The Scheme has been recognised by WTTC as meeting...

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Searches for ‘adults only’ holidays jump by 100%

Searches for ‘adults only’ holidays jump by 100%

A surge in searches for adults-only holidays has been reported by Caravan Sitefinder, the large online directory of UK camping, glamping and holiday parks, which is used by around a million visitors each year.  The trend suggests that child-free staycations in Britain will be on the wish-list of many people choosing not to go abroad...

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Insurance specialist rebrands to PIB Insurance Brokers

Caravan and holiday park commercial insurance specialist, Wilby Insurance Brokers, which offers the Park Protect insurance scheme, has changed its name to PIB Insurance Brokers. The move is part of a nationwide programme that saw a number of businesses under the parent company, PIB Group, rebrand to simplify the business offering. The West Yorkshire based...

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Holiday Park & Resort Innovation Show postponed

An announcement on Twitter states that: “Due to the recent introduction of new government restrictions on events, we have rescheduled the Holiday Park & Resort Innovation Show to take place on the 18 & 19 March 2021, at the NEC Birmingham.”

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Duvalay announces expansion with move to new £1.2m factory

West Yorkshire based Duvalay – a BBC Dragons’ Den success story – has purchased a new £1.2m factory, as it looks to deliver on its ambitious growth plans. Renowned for its sleep products across the home and leisure markets, the company has purchased a four-acre site on Station Lane in Heckmondwike in response to rising demand across...

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The 2021 Caravan, Camping & Motorhome Show to be postponed

In response to the ongoing covid-19 pandemic and the recent government announcements It is with regret that NCC Events announces the postponement of the 2021 Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show, scheduled to take place from 23-28 February 2021 at the NEC in Birmingham. The organisers say that the decision has been made due to the...

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Real Estate Insights from Savills

Savills asks what is driving investment in the ‘alternatives’ holiday park market? Over the past ten years, Savills upholds, holiday parks have established themselves as great holiday destinations. In this blog, Savills experts discuss the sector’s growth prospects and why it is increasingly attractive for investors. Listen to Guy Ruddle and Savills guests Amanda Blythe-Smith, director...

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Whale appoints Nova Leisure as aftermarket distributor

Whale has announced that Nova Leisure has been appointed as a new aftermarket distributor for Whale RV products in the UK, effective from July 2020. Nova Leisure offers an extensive portfolio of complementary RV products, supplying motorhome and caravan dealers, manufacturers, repairers and workshops through a nationwide distribution network. Mark Walmsley of Whale commented: “This...