Over 50? Here are 50 reasons you will love a holiday park

Are caravan park holidays a nostalgic memory – the scene of family breaks when your kids were tots and self catering in a caravan was so much easier than lounging around a hotel room? Now that your children are adults and your free time is your own, have you thought about trying a holiday park… Read more »

  • The meaning of May Day

    Hallelujah summer is here! Well at least we can start celebrating its impending arrival now that May Day has arrived. In pagan times May 1 was the first day of summer, which is one reason we still mark this day with time off from work and events across the country. For pagans May Day is… Read more »

  • 101 Things to Do in England Before You Go Abroad

    Visit England has published its list of 101 Things to Do in England, made up of ideas and suggestions from you, the great British public. We love the list, which covers a diverse mixture of activities, attraction and events, in categories such as Food and Drink, Wildlife and Nature, Heritage, Culture and general Awesomeness! To… Read more »

  • Celebrating St George’s Day

    Today is St George’s Day – when the knight of the tale slayed a dragon to save a princess. Every year the people of England are encouraged to celebrate St George but, unlike other Saints’ Days, we don’t really have a clear idea how. To help your children take part we have created our top… Read more »

  • Dog friendly caravan parks for National Pet Month

    Did you know that April is National Pet Month? Between 1 April and 6 May, we are all encouraged to find out more about responsible pet ownership and the benefits of pets for people and people for pets – studies show that the health benefits of pet ownership saves the NHS a whopping £1.5 billion… Read more »

  • Outdoor Art Across The UK

    Fancy a day out with a difference? The UK has numerous sites featuring amazing outdoor art, often from famous artists. Here’s a guide to some of the best.

  • Summer holidays from £20 per person

    Tomorrow (Saturday 16 March) we’re launching Summer Holidays from £20 per person with the Daily Mail! We have brand new summer dates in June, July and at the beginning of September at more than 250 holiday parks across the UK and Europe. UK, you could be… These exclusive accommodation deals are only available from BreakFree… Read more »

  • Visit England… for an action-packed summer

    English Tourism Week (16-24 March) is a great chance to remind ourselves of what a marvelously fabulous holiday destination England is. Okay, we don’t have guaranteed sunshine and thermometer-busting temperatures all summer long but get over it, and think about what we do have! Visit England has pulled together a fabulous events calendar of inspiring, exciting,… Read more »

  • VisitEngland’s coastal recommendations

    Need a holiday idea? England’s coastline is vibrant and ever changing, so we asked VisitEngland to give us their coastal highlights for 2013.   The Jurassic Coast in Dorset and East Devon is perfect for fossil hunting – search along shell-studded beaches on the lookout for prehistoric finds. For years Cornwall has been the surf… Read more »

  • Park Resorts launches new shows for 2013

    The entertainments teams at Park Resorts has been working overtime to create a programme of fabulous news family shows for 2013. Their thoroughly modern i-Rock n Roll Show is a brand new production featuring Park Resorts’ very own Teamstars. This high energy show combines today’s hits with the beats of the 1950s, so you could… Read more »

  • The UK’s best beaches revealed

    I’ve always had a sneaky feeling that the UK’s beaches – with their miles of soft sands, rolling dunes and crashing waves – are some of the very best beaches in the world – especially when compared to some of the puny strips of sand I’ve come across at plenty of foreign resorts. And I’ve… Read more »