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Many happy returns at Golden Cap Holiday Park

When Irene and Ian Smale  celebrated their fiftieth wedding anniversary this summer, they knew there was only one possible venue which would fit the bill. Not only did Golden...

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South West Holiday Park of the Year 2022

Highlands End Holiday Park in Dorset has been crowned the South West Holiday Park of the Year 2022 at the South West Tourism Awards. The family-owned business took the...

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National tourism body salutes West Dorset Holiday Park

The husband-and-wife team behind the multi-award winning West Dorset Holiday Park – Monkton Wyld have earned praise and a special award from the park industry’s official body. Joanna and...

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Dorset Holiday Park of the Year 2022

Team members and the family owners of West Dorset Leisure Holidays (WDLH) are celebrating after two of their parks triumphed in this month’s Dorset Tourism Awards. Judges in the...

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British Campsite of the Year 2021 Winner

A holiday park in Dorset has been named by the AA as the British Campsite of the Year 2021 – the UK’s top destination for campers, glampers, caravanners and...

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Award winning Dorset holiday park marks 50 years with £100k fundraising quest

Fifty years of providing dream Dorset holidays are being celebrated this summer by family and the team at Highlands End Holiday Park in Bridport. Now the multi-award winning Dorset...

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Dorset glamping park lockdown gamble pays off

A couple who took a risk on giving their Dorset glamping park a major makeover during lockdown say they are delighted that the gamble has paid off. Joanne and...

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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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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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Holiday park’s mobility solution opens dramatic Dorset path to all

People with impaired movement now have easier access the dramatic coastal path along the Jurassic Coast, thanks to a new initiative by a Dorset holiday park. Highlands End Holiday...

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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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Contactless check-in for NHS staff at Dorset holiday park

Free accommodation for carers and NHS staff is being provided by a Dorset family-run parks group – with the added bonus of them being able to check in with...

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Highlands End is the Dorset Holiday Park of the Year!

Highlands End Holiday Park won gold in the Holiday Park of the Year category at the Dorset Tourism Awards on Thursday 17th October 2019. The awards were held at...

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Why Dorset holiday park was twinkling with stars this summer

There was a triple taste of stardom this summer for a Dorset holiday park which found itself to be glittering with its guests in three very different ways. Family-owned...

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Snap decision sees Dorset holiday park star in luxury caravan launch

Holiday snap: the Jurassic Coast lends scenic grandeur to the photo-shoot to promote the new Bailey caravan range How do you find the perfect location to photograph a new...

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Holiday park’s beach heroes praised by clean Dorset group

Project support officer Caroline Richards presents the litter-free award to proud members of the park team Anti-litter warriors at a Dorset holiday park have been honoured with an award...

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Dorset holiday parks tempt staycation lovers with “to do” list

A group of five family-run holiday parks in Dorset is setting out to woo the growing number of people who are this year turning their backs on overseas holidays....

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Cheers! Why Dorset holiday park is fired up about its new gin

Guests at Highlands End Holiday Park in Bridport are raising their glasses to a new artisan gin which celebrates the proud history of firefighters in Dorset. Barkis gin has...

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Pet-loving Dorset holiday park’s new top team bound into action

One of Dorset’s most pet-friendly touring parks, Shamba Holidays in the New Forest, has welcomed new managers on board who really know how to put pooches on a pedestal....

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Awards in abundance for “adults only” Dorset holiday park

An “adults only” holiday park in the New Forest which promises tranquil stays in a child-free environment is celebrating a clutch of national awards. Back of Beyond park near...

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