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Holiday Resort Unity plays host to Channel 5

Cameras go behind scenes as top Somerset holiday park re-opens

The behind-the-scenes drama and emotion of a Somerset holiday park re-opening after lockdown will be revealed this month (March) in a new television series. Holiday Resort Unity in Brean...

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Allan, Roy and Keith Campbell of Argyll Holidays which is reporting a 100% lift in holiday bookings

Family’s Scottish holiday parks get £1m boost as bookings boom

A Scottish family’s holiday parks group has announced a £1 million investment this January after reporting a surge in advance bookings for 2021. Argyll Holidays, which owns eight holiday...

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A giant crane lifted the bridge into place, finally ending a long drive between two parks just yards apart

New £1m Essex bridge finally fixes village’s missing link

People travelling between two popular holiday parks in a village near Clacton have at last been spared the 20-minute drive from one park to the other  – despite their...

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Bookings have been booming since Fields End announced the scheduled spring opening of its new lake

Fens fishing holiday park awaits green light to celebrate new lake

The family owners of a fishing-friendly holiday park in Cambridgeshire say they “can’t wait” to make a splash with the opening of a new lake this year. But the...

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Loo of the Year awards won by Ludlow Touring Park

Chains of honour for Ludlow holiday park in Loo of Year awards

A popular Shropshire touring holiday park was flushed with pride after learning of its success in a national awards scheme to encourage the highest standards in “away from home”...

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Pakefield Holiday Park

Park Holidays UK welcomes its new Suffolk seaside star

Park Holidays UK says it is “proud and delighted” to have become the new owners of a popular north Suffolk holiday park with beach access for seaside-loving families. The...

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Covid workers enjoying a free holiday stay in Cornwall

MP meets staff enjoying free stays away from front-line

North Cornwall MP Scott Mann swapped the Common s for Constantine Bay recently to meet key workers enjoying a free respite break at a boutique holiday retreat. Mr Mann...

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Winter will equip Skelwith Fold for fresh challenges

Top Cumbria holiday park says it’s time to re-imagine UK holidays

A Lake District caravan park, Skelwith Fold, plans to re-open next year as a holiday destination which squares up to the challenges of a new post-Covid world. The family-owned...

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West Mersea Holiday Park complex

Essex holiday park set to receive a £1m birthday gift

A popular holiday park on Mersea Island is to receive a one million pound birthday present from the company which acquired it exactly a year ago. Park Holidays UK...

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Bath Chew Valley

Somerset holiday park set for its cracker of a Christmas

A family-run Somerset holiday park, re-opened on 02 December after lockdown, now aims to become the county’s most Christmassy place to stay. Bath Chew Valley Caravan Park, in Bishop...

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Sales soar at Park Holidays UK

Buyers join waiting lists as park holiday home sales soar

Park Holidays UK has moved to reassure holiday home buyers that the waiting lists now in place on some of its parks will not be a permanent feature. The...

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Henry Wild at Skelwith Fold

Holiday park’s double whammy as 200 trees face the axe

The family owners of an Ambleside holiday park have begun a race against time after suffering their second blow this year from a deadly disease. Skelwith Fold caravan park...

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Wayside Lakes

Sales at Yorks holiday park hit £1m as Britons seek “safe haven”

An upmarket holiday park in the North York Moors National Park has enjoyed a record-breaking year, despite the economic disruption caused by the pandemic. The 10-acre Wayside Lakes development,...

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Park Holidays UK mascot Loopy launches the food bank collection

Park Holidays UK reverse Christmas to boost food banks

Park Holidays UK is urging its staff and customers to start their Christmas countdown early this year – and help put festive food on the tables of people in...

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Families refuse to be cheated out of their winter breaks, and are re-booking their November stays in December

December set to be “as busy as summer” says parks group

December could be one of the busiest months of the year at Park Holidays UK after hundreds of families learned that their hopes for a November break had been...

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Patrick Langmaid has had to tell key workers that their promised free holidays can no longer take place

Dismay as Cornwall park is forced to pull plug on free holidays for lockdown heroes

The owner of a Cornwall holiday park has spoken of his “gut-wrenching dismay” at having to cancel more than 130 free holidays for lockdown heroes in November. Patrick Langmaid...

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With waters warmer than the Mediterranean, Dovercourt park's new £2m pool will have a seaside theme

New £2m pool is just start of big splash by holiday parks group

Park Holidays UK is plunging £2 million into the building of a new luxury pool at Dovercourt Holiday Park in Harwich – and says it’s bracing itself for “a...

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Michael Holgate says staff are keen to make wildlife as welcome as the holiday park's guests

Team effort gains green accolade for Cumbria holiday parks

All 160 holiday park staff at Cumbria’s Holgates Group, based in Silverdale, have been told to take a bow by the judges of a major environmental accolade. The company’s...

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Shamba Holidays 50,000th guests

Nostalgia in the New Forest as park guests go off-grid!

Camping guests at a New Forest touring park, Shamba Holidays, went back in time this summer – and voted it an experience to remember, for all the right reasons!...

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Glamping pods

Parents picking pods for autumn escapes, says holiday parks group

Young families with a taste for outdoor living enjoying all the fun of camping – without the flap of putting up a tent, says Park Holidays UK. The group...

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