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Pitchup.com predicts the end of the app as we know it

Apr 23 2014 Posted by Samantha Marsh

Customers are losing their 'app-etite' for majority of apps as mobile websites become flavour of the month.


Exceptions to this are apps specialising in email, social media and gaming


Outdoor accommodation specialist Pitchup.com is predicting that selected app sectors will thrive while others will become part of technology history ...

Brand new for 2014 with Pitchup.com

Apr 22 2014 Posted by Samantha Marsh

--From £5.00pppn--
--France, Poland and the UK--


Online holiday specialist Pitchup.com reveals its brand new sites for 2014! From luxury domes in South West France, to an eco-friendly site in Poland – these camping getaways provide excellent summer holidays with a difference. With savings of up to 20% and ...

Spend vs save - glamping getaways from Pitchup.com

Apr 15 2014 Posted by Samantha Marsh

--From £10pppn--
--Lake District, West Wales, Cornwall--


Online holiday specialist Pitchup.com reveals three sites at different levels of the price spectrum – from top-end and style driven, to inexpensive and cheerful. However, all sites offer a certain level of luxury and style which will provide guests with a super-glam camping ...

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General news

Go Scottish – and Welsh – on 25 January

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 ...

New gallery opens in Hastings – in a three-man tent

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 ...

New budget flights to Cornwall from Southend and Liverpool

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 ...

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Camping and caravanning news

Caravan industry worth £6billion a year to UK economy

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 ...

Grandfather camps out for five days to get Dorset beach hut

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 ...

Police appeal after caravan stolen from Leicester home

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 ...

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