Best of British Park - Back of Beyond

Four times fabulous – Dorset holiday park pulls off awards coup

The husband-and-wife team behind a Dorset holiday park say they were “left reeling” after learning that they had scooped four top awards in one swoop. Back of Beyond in...

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Back of Beyond touring and glamping park

Dorset glamping park pair strike gold in AA awards

Back of Beyond, a hideaway touring and glamping park near the New Forest in Dorset, is now officially providing its holiday guests with gold standard hospitality. AA Top British...

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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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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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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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Poston Mill gives the same VIP welcome to wildlife

Hereford holiday park in clover as bees help it gain green award

A family’s Hereford holiday park is buzzing after hearing that its efforts to protect honey bees have helped scoop a major environment accolade. Poston Mill, near Peterchurch, has won...

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View over Park Cliffe to Windermere

Top award for Windermere’s green holiday champions

Assessors for a major environmental award scheme have named Windermere’s Park Cliffe as one of the greenest places in Britain to take a holiday. Bellamy Conservation Recognition The family-run...

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Leaves may be turning, but Henry Wild is determined to celebrate Easter this autumn to help local businesses

Lancs holiday park hatches an autumn Easter to help local businesses

A Lancaster holiday park is planning to help other local businesses recover some of the trade they lost during lockdown – by moving Easter into autumn. Moss Wood caravan...

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Shorefields a natural winner once again

New Forest holiday park is a natural winner once again

Honey bees and wild flowers have helped a New Forest holiday park, Shorefield Country Park, to win success in a national environmental award scheme. For the 23rd year in...

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Wayside Holiday Park Bellamy Conservation Award

Yorkshire Moors holiday park goes gold in green awards

There were celebrations at a family’s Yorkshire Moors holiday park this summer after it was named as one of the greenest places in Britain to own a luxury holiday...

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Waren Caravan Park

“We’re buzzing again!” joyful Bamburgh holiday park tells MP

A top-rated Northumberland holiday park has told its local MP of the “delight and joy” shown by staff and customers now that the business is buzzing again. Waren Caravan...

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Just before lockdown in March, Rufus Bellamy presented Martin and Victoria, plus golden retriever Muswell, with their award

Awards hat trick for pair who risked all on holiday park venture

A couple who sold their busy London photography business to buy a tranquil camping park in the New Forest say their re-opening can’t come soon enough. That’s because Martin...

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Hawthorns Holiday Park

Lancashire holiday park set to celebrate green award after all-clear

The family owners of Hawthorns Holiday Park in rural north Lancashire say they can’t wait to celebrate news of a top environmental award with their customers – when they...

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Skiddaw View Holiday Park

Salute to park pair driving up north Lakeland tourism

A husband-and-wife team who helped popularise fresh air holidays in north Cumbria have been given a special “thank you” by their trade association. Skiddaw View Holiday Park has received...

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St Audries Bay Holiday Club

Wildlife team at Somerset holiday park scoops green tourism award

A Somerset family’s holiday park has scooped a top green tourism accolade after being described as one of the West Country’s most wildlife-friendly places to stay. St Audries Bay...

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Withy Water Park

Somerset holiday park with angler appeal nets top green award

A family’s Somerset touring park, where a well-stocked fishing lake has a special lure for anglers, has landed a major environmental award. Withy Water park, near Burnham-on-Sea, has been...

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Ty Gwyn

Abergele holiday park makes waves in green awards

Staff and the family owners of a holiday park near Colwyn Bay have been congratulated by botanist David Bellamy after triumphing in a national environmental awards scheme. Ty Gwyn...

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David Bellamy

Green spotlight shines on parks with winning wild ideas

More than 560 holiday parks where wild ideas flourish and take root are celebrated in the latest round of the David Bellamy Conservation Awards. The recently announced 2019 winners...

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Southern Halt holiday park

Cornish holiday parks family and staff toast two top green awards

Two holiday parks in southern Cornwall, owned by an 85-year-old family business, are celebrating after being named as winners of a top environmental award. Stonerush Lakes park near Looe,...

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