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Parks in fundraising bid to get brave Debra home

Park Holidays UK has begun a race against time on behalf of a brave mum, Debra Drew, whose life was tragically changed one day on a Devon beach.  The group is going all out to help raise funds which will enable Debra’s dream to come true of being out of hospital and back home this […]

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How Cumbria park is teaching toddlers to aim high

Toddlers staying at a Lake District holiday park have been provided with a £20,000 play zone which could put them – quite literally – on the path to peak fitness.  That’s because Silverdale Holiday Park’s new soft play area is designed to help develop the skills needed to tackle Cumbria’s world-famous fells. The colourful multi-level […]

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Jewel of a park for lucky couple’s Joules prize

When Jo and Simon Wilson recently heard that they were the lucky winners of a gorgeous flower-themed Lunar touring caravan, they were over the moon.  But then came the more down-to-earth question posed by the competition organisers: where would they like to receive their prize and enjoy a short break? With more than 3,000 holiday […]

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In-tents rain? Your next stay’s on us, say parks

Park Holidays UK is offering a rain cheque to its camping, touring caravan and motorhome visitors if the weather dampens their holiday plans this summer.  The group says it will give families a free two-night pitch should the clouds open for two hours or more of continual rainfall during their stay. Park Holidays UK says […]

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Style lovers find a chic retreat on Kent park

Kent holidaymakers can now enjoy a luxury continental camping experience without the flap of putting up a tent – or even having to cross the Channel.  Broadhembury holiday park has teamed-up with the designers of the sumptuous Lotus Belle glamping tents to offer stays with savoir faire in the English countryside.The multi-award winning park believes […]

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Devon park welcomes its MP to a great reception!

Staff and the family owners of a popular Devon holiday park have marked the opening of a new reception building with the help of their local Member of Parliament.  Neil Parish MP was the VIP guest at Oakdown Holiday Park near Sidmouth where the £140,000 project was recently completed in time for the summer season. Mr […]

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Repaint and renew

Don’t underestimate the importance of clean and tidy outdoor furniture. A dirty or weathered table is not going to improve the look of food put on it. A seat that leaves marks on guests clothes is, at best, not a good thing and at worst could lead to a request for compensation or bad reviews. […]

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New Disc-blade Sharpener from GreenMech

British woodchipper manufacturers GreenMech have introduced their own disc-blade sharpening unit for users to quickly sharpen their GreenMech blades and minimise machinery downtime. Being non product specific, the unit will be of particular interest to hire companies and contractors with multi-machines in their portfolios. Commenting on the introduction of the sharpening unit Sales Director Martin […]

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Pinewoods Gets New Harrowden Turf from Warwick Taylor

Warwick Taylor Landscapes has completed a major extension to Pinewoods Holiday Park in Wells Next The Sea on the Norfolk coast using 17,000 sqm of hardwearing turf from Harrowden Turf. The specialist contractor was engaged by Walker Construction Services Ltd on behalf of the Holkham Estate to supply and install of 3,500sqm of Rite-Pave eco-grid […]

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