25 Per Cent Off 25,000 Pitches

The Camping and Caravanning Club is encouraging sun-starved campers to holiday at home whatever the weather this summer by offering an exclusive 25 per cent off its site pitch prices!

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Scottish Campsite of the Year

Skye Camping and Caravanning Club Site has been named as the AA’s Scottish Campsite of the Year for 2012.

The Club Site, which is located in Edinbane on the Isle of...

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New Windermere Camp Site

The Camping and Caravanning Club has continued to expand its site network by adding Braithwaite Fold, Bowness-on-Windermere Campsite to its list of Lakeland destinations. The site officially opens on Thursday,...

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Getting back to nature in Sweden

The forest “hotel” Kolarbyn two hours to the North West of Stockholm takes getting back to nature to a whole new level. The Eco-Lodges bring to mind the sort of...

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Big Pitch a success!

Campers were out in force over the weekend as the ‘holidaying at home’ ethos continues to gather momentum.

As part of National Camping and Caravanning Week 2011 (May 30 to June...

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Safari Tents at Teversal

Escape the urban jungle and spend a night under canvas in Teversal Camping and Caravanning Club Site’s new luxurious Safari Tents!

The pre-erected tents comfortably sleep up to four people and...

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Happy Campers

Evidence collated by The Camping and Caravanning Club has revealed that camping really does make you richer in mind, body and soul.

Over 60 research studies reviewed by leading academics at...

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Camping and caravanning on the up!

The Office for National Statistics show that a total of 5.43 million camping trips were made last year, an increase of 29% on the year before, and is proving to...

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Online campsite software

A Belfast entrepreneur, Andrew Norris from Queen’s University, is investing £160,000 in his online campsite software business to create six new jobs and boost sales.

CampStead Ltd offers an integrated...

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Cornish staycation

The new buzz word staycation as it is known, has become increasingly popular, with the cost of family holidays abroad on the increase, and the value of the pound weaker, families are choosing to holiday in the UK. Camping and caravanning in the UK is at the top of the list for a brilliant staycation.

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Join the 'Big Pitch' camp out

The Camping and Caravanning Club wants to get the nation smiling again! That’s why during National Camping and Caravanning Week 2011 (May 30 to June 5), the Club is urging people to encourage family and friends to experience and enjoy the great outdoors on the night of the ‘Big Pitch’ camp out on Saturday, June 4.

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Jollydays Luxury Camping

Set in a lovely 200 acre wood North of Stamford Bridge in beautiful North Yorkshire, Jollydays Luxury Camping offers top end glamping for all the family. Jollydays is ideally situated,...

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Freezing site fees

The Camping and Caravanning Club has frozen its 2011 site fee prices before VAT on all of its UK Club Sites for the first time in 10 years.

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Comprehensive campsite manual 2011 - 2012

The Camping and Caravanning Club has launched an exclusive travel-size edition of ‘Your Big Sites Book’ for 2011/12.

Following the success of the user friendly ‘Your Place in the Country 2010’,...

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Get into camping

The Camping and Caravanning Club’s New to Camping campaign is continuing to flourish as families again opt for a UK summer holiday rather than jetting off abroad and the club...

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Dog Camp

Dog lovers can give their pooch a holiday from heaven at Lakeside Certificated Site at St Clears, Carmarthenshire SA33 4DW – with a full dog ‘playground’ available! Site Owner Huw...

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Feast of Lanterns Rally

The Camping and Caravanning Club’s largest and most prestigious camping rally, The National Feast of Lanterns 2010 (NFOL) is to be held at Balado Park, near Kinross perhaps better...

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Club Site in Practical Motorhome top 50

Hereford Camping and Caravanning Club Site has been voted the leading and most friendly site in the Heart of England Region by Practical Motorhome Magazine readers.

The Club’s success continued into...

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Glamping meets the Wild West

The innovative Pinewood Certificated Site in Scarborough has found a way to lasso in campers – with new Cowboy Camping Shacks on offer. Or you can take your tribe...

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New Certificated Site

When David Wardell looked at an overgrown patch of land he had purchased, he saw more than just weeds – he saw potential. In just 18 months he has transformed...

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Camping documentary beats lingerie model

The BBC Four documentary about the development of camping as a leisure activity in the UK, “Britain Goes Camping”, actually beat Danielle Lineker’s “My New Stepfamily” and Peter Andre...

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The BBC is going camping tomorrow

There are two programmes on camping going to be shown on BBC Four tomorrow 20th July 2010. The first at 9PM (21:00) is part of BBC Four’s The...

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Campsite cookbooks

Worried about what you are going to cook this summer in your caravan, motorhome or while camping. Worry not this selection of cook books will sort you out and not...

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Retro Caravan Revival

You’ve tried glamping, think camping pods are for hobbits and you still want to experience an outdoors holiday. Well its time to consider a retro caravan. But don’t buy one,...

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Canna glam camping

Fancy trying something a little different this summer? The new thing to do is glamour camping or Glamping. All of the benefits of sleeping under canvas in the fresh air...

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Siteseeker shows other site finders the way

The Camping and Caravanning Club has improved its SiteSeeker camp site search facility. The new search directory went live on Tuesday, June 15 and gives users more control when searching...

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Cheddar Goes Green

No not the cheese, the Camping and Caravanning Club Site at Cheddar in Somerset. The site now offers Environmentally aware campers the opportunity to enjoy innovative eco-friendly facilities.

Franchisees,...

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Camping and Caravanning Club budget sites

As the purse strings tighten after the latest Budget cuts, The Camping and Caravanning Club’s Certificated Sites can provide a welcome break – from just £3 a night!

These smaller sites...

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Camping Pods

Campers Kept Cosy in Thetford Pods

Campers looking for a cool, cosy night can enjoy three additional Camping Pods at Thetford Forest Camping and Caravanning Club Site. The huge success of...

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Explore Skye by Car

Goodness knows how you are going to get to Loch Greshornish with your camping gear and no car but if you do there’ll be a hire car waiting for you...

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Pulling your peg!

Derbyshire Caravanner Wins ‘Dragons Den’ Style Competition When Derbyshire Caravanning enthusiast Sue Coleman saw an advert in her local evening paper for a competition from a local company seeking new...

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Sun shines on C&C Club

The Camping and Caravanning Club has seen a surge in bookings for the Spring Bank Holiday weekend as the country basks in the midst of a summer heatwave.

Since only last...

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Dust good for C&C Club

The Camping and Caravanning Club’s Director General Robert Louden believes that the widespread disruption caused by last month’s volcanic eruption will have a positive impact on business this summer.

Despite the...

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David Bellamy at new Camping Event

Television presenter Julia Bradbury and Club President and botanist David Bellamy will be The Camping and Caravanning Club’s guests at its popular New to Camping event at Warwick Castle on...

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Aquaroll

Aquarolls come in 40 litre and 29 litre variants. Such a simple but brilliant idea designed over 50 years ago, even the kids like collecting the drinking water in...

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