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Brexit and driving in Europe

In around six months from now the UK will leave Europe. A no deal could have possible ramification on driving in Europe. One of the biggest benefits currently we  have as being part of Europe is the "Green Card" free circulation area. This means that 3rd party...

Glastonbury 2019

Glastonbury 2019 will take place from the 26th to the 30th June 2019. The event takes place as usual at Worthy Farm and has around 3000 performers over more than 100 stages. No acts have yet been officially confirmed but there are rumours that Paul McCartney or Bruce...

Dubs Int’ Dales 2018 Report

We drove up to the Dubs Int' Dales 2018 VW show on the Camphill estate, Bedale, North Yorkshire. This is the 7th year the show has been in existence and took place over the weekend of 28th to 30th September. The camping field set-up is excellent and well marked up...

Manchester half marathon road closures 14th October 2018

The Manchester half marathon is taking place on the 14th October 2018 with and expected  14,000 taking part. With this being such a major event there are road closures in place around the Sale area which could mean possible disruption if you are collecting or...

Five Star Camping in Scotland

The Camping and Caravanning Club's Culzean Castle club site in Ayrshire has been awarded the first ever five star award by VisitScotland. The site has 90 pitches and is just a short walk from the lovely 18th century castle and grounds. The award is based on...

Booking you camper van rental is going to get easier.

We have some exciting news here at New Horizons Campers. During October we will be updating out booking system. This will mean a much improved booking process for all our customers who are booking through our website. Checking availability of our campers, ordering...

Getting to Manchester from Australia or New Zealand just got easier.

If you are travelling from Australia or New Zealand and looking to hire a camper van whilst you are here have you considered the benefits of flying into Manchester. Qatar airways have announced further increases to their flight schedules from Doha to Manchester which...

Ever wondered why there are so many VW Transporters about…

Over 500,000 VW T6 models have been produced already since its launch three years ago. In total since the series began in 1956 there has been over 8.8 million transporters produced. Production of the transporter is carried out at VW's Hannover and Poznan plants....

No more overnight parking on Hayling Island

There has been a provision in place for the last few years now for camper vans to stay overnight at the Beachlands West Beach Car Park on Hayling Island. However, following a review by Havant Borough Council it was decided to cease the overnight parking provision at...

For the posh camper in us…

Campsites aren't what they used to be. Remember the draughty old shower blocks and toilets. Cold running water. We do and these weren't places where you wanted to hang around in for long. Over the years us campers have started to get rather choosy about where we carry...