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Trendy new experiences for your next adventure

Paddle Boarding

We're not all made for adrenaline-pumping experiences, but those of us who are yearn for time away from the bustle of the city. Read more...

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Easily fit a Thule bike rack to your Swift Caravan or Motorhome

Easily fit a Thule bike rack to your Swift Caravan or Motorhome

You're finally there - the nook of unspoilt nature so beautifully portrayed in your favourite touring and adventure magazine. You read all there is to do in the area, you've brushed up on the local lingo, you drove your motorhome to it, and you're eager to wander through the lush countryside to see what everyone was raving about. What now? Well, if you have a Thule motorhome bike rack, then...

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Destinations in Yorkshire

Yorkshire Coast

Whether it's the moorlands or the heritage houses that draw you to Yorkshire, you're likely to feel at home here, regardless of where you're from. Yorkshire destinations surpass some of the world's most popular attractions in charm, and this should come as no surprise, given their ancestry and their natural endowment. Renowned the world over for their picturesque landscape and their folklore...

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Win a Dometic Tropicool TCX35

Win a Dometic Tropicool TCX35

We are offering a great giveaway in association with Dometic of the Dometic Tropicool TCX35. It is simple to enter, simply purchase anything from leisureshopdirect.com during April 2017 and you will automatically be entered into the draw. The more times you order the more chances you get!

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Five Family Friendly UK Cycle Routes

Five Family Friendly UK Cycle Routes

Do you like your off-road and your urban bike rides nearly as much as you like roaming the country by caravan? You'd be forgiven if you did, because there are over 14,000 UK cycle routes to explore, and many family-loved saunters to be had. So, if you plan to discover the country on two wheels as you set off on self-guided cycling tours along these UK cycle routes, you'll be spoilt for choice.

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Caravan & Motorhome Club new name & other caravan news

Caravan & Motorhome Club new logo

As the touring season starts, caravanners across the country will likely notice a few changes in terms of facilities, amenities, networks and product offering from the Caravan Motorhome Club and various other companies in the leisure vehicle industry. Here are some of the latest news bites discussing major events in the world of caravanning, including buyouts, rebrandings and expansions.

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Which Caravan show to visit?

Caravan & Motorhome Shows

The first half of the year 2017 has all the makings of a touring time worthy of memory. If you've been meaning to travel the country for a spell, and spend some quality-time with friends and family, then a motorhome and caravan show could be just what the doctor ordered. Over the coming months, events will be taking place across the country...

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Popular Caravan Rallies in the UK

Popular Caravan Rallies in the UK

Caravanners and motorhomers can enjoy not only some of the most spectacular scenery and the best roads in the world, but also some of the best clubs and caravan rallies right here, in the UK. While some require you to have particular models or makes of motorhomes and caravans, others will accept any type of unit and welcome you wholeheartedly in their midst, offering every amenity imaginable ...

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Gifts for the Motorhome Owner & Caravan Gift Ideas

Gifts for the Motorhome Owner & Caravan Gift Ideas

For years now Leisureshopdirect has taken a great deal of pride in helping caravanners and tourers find the caravan and motorhome parts, spares and accessories they need to refurbish, restore and beautify their beloved home away from homes. We have helped our customers to enjoy maximum comfort on their adventures and exploits across the UK and beyond! But now we have gone one step further!

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Things to do in the channel islands

Gorey Panorama

The Channel Islands archipelago is a cluster of islands and islets whose golden beaches, rocky coves, and dramatic inland landscape any motorhoming enthusiast is welcome to tread. The favourite haunt of swimmers and surfers, Jersey is the largest of the islands. Yet, beach-bound tourists looking for things to do in the Channel Islands can have their pick of the beaches in....

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