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Caravan ‘cat and mouse’ coach driver overturns ban

Dec 4 2012 Posted by Laura Canning

A Carlisle coach driver who was jailed for driving ‘like a madman’ trying to intimidate a caravan owner has had his three-year driving ban overturned.

Brian Larrad received a one-year prison sentence for dangerous driving in 2010 after he pursued a caravan for eight miles along the M6, making some ...


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Stolen caravan returned within a day

Nov 22 2012 Posted by Laura Canning

A caravan stolen in Lincolnshire was returned to its owner within a day – thanks to a tracking device on board.

The Sterling Eccles Sport 636, stolen from the forecourt of Torksey Caravans, is part of the Swift Group and so had a Tracker retrieve device fitted on board as ...


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Tips on caravan gas supplies for winter

Nov 21 2012 Posted by Laura Canning

Keeping cosy and being able to cook are both essential parts of winter caravan holidays, so it’s vital to ensure you’re using the right type of gas for your heater and cooker.

But this takes on even more importance in the winter months, when standard butane gas can be less ...


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How to tow a caravan – at 140 mph

Nov 16 2012 Posted by Laura Canning

It might make tempt even Jeremy Clarkson – a trailer company in the USA has just broken the world record for the fastest speed reached when towing a caravan.

Carson Trailers towed a Carson Kalispell across the California’s Mojave desert, in a stunt described by its director David Endres as ...


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Riverside Country Park a national award winner

Nov 15 2012 Posted by Laura Canning

Congratulations to Pitchup.com site Riverside Country Park, which has scooped the Best in North prize at the annual Hoseasons awards.

The park, at Wooler in Northumberland, won the prize in the Relax and Explore category in an awards ceremony covering theHoseasons lodges and holiday parks around the UK.

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