May 21 2013 Posted by Samantha Marsh
Outdoor holiday specialist Pitchup.com has selected some of its favourite sites for enjoying a BBQ during National BBQ Week 27 May – 2nd June.
The company, which features over 500 bookable campsites throughout the UK, says:
- Over 100 sites bookable through Pitchup.com offer campfire or barbecue facilities
- On ...
May 14 2013 Posted by Samantha Marsh
Outdoor holiday specialist Pitchup.com, has added 12 locations in France to its extensive roster of British Isles destinations, the first time overseas pitches have been offered on the site.
The newly-available French sites are located along the coast and across the countryside, with several boasting locations in the heart ...
May 2 2013 Posted by Samantha Marsh
As the dainty bluebells herald the arrival of warmer weather, it’s time to book an outdoor holiday to make the most of the fresh air and clear skies, says Pitchup.com founder Dan Yates.
Dan Yates said: "There is no better time to enjoy a camping and caravanning holiday ...Older entries…
Jan 25 2013 Posted by Laura Canning
Happy Burns Night – and St Dwynwen's Day!
Canny celebrators will know this is the eve of Burns Night and Burns Supper, the Scotland-wide celebrations of the birthday of national poet Robert Burns. But it’s also St Dwynwen's Day, the Welsh version of Valentine’s Day, which we ...
Jan 9 2013 Posted by Laura Canning
We think this will be the smallest photo gallery in Britain – and the only one set up in a traditional tent.
The Tent Gallery, set up by Hastings artists and camping fans Martin Symons and David Fowler, is a nine square foot display area which will host a number of ...
Dec 18 2012 Posted by Laura Canning
Cornwall fans will find it easier to get to the county from next summer, with easyJet announcing a new route to Newquay from both Southend and Liverpool.
It will be the first time in its history the budget airline has flown to Newquay.
easyJet estimates an extra 20,000 passengers ...Older entries…
Jan 15 2013 Posted by Laura Canning
Even with concerns that the UK economy is heading for a triple-dip recession, things are still going strong for the caravan industry.
Recent figures by the National Caravan Council (NCC) show that not only is the industry proving resilient to financially difficult times, but that it’s making a major ...
Jan 8 2013 Posted by Laura Canning
He’s done it…after a five-day campout, 68 year old Keith Duell has rented the only hut on a Dorset beach available for more than six weeks.
Keith started the campout on 2 January to secure the only long-term hut on Mudeford’s windswept Avon Beach, which became available ...
Jan 3 2013 Posted by Laura Canning
Police in Leicester have appealed for information after a touring caravan was stolen near Oakham.
The white Swift Rapide was taken between 13 and 14 December from Casterton Lane in Pickworth, with local police asking for anyone who saw the caravan being removed from the property or who saw the ...Older entries…