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In The February 2018 Issue

Editor Alex Melvin shares his thoughts on an exciting February issue that’s packed with pristine residential and holiday parks, gorgeous new homes, show previews, legal advice and much more!

Buying a park home   
Essential buying advice and companies to contact

Andrew’s anecdotes   
Caravanning expert Andrew Jenkinson looks back through the decades to a more innocent time when British holiday home owners ‘enjoyed’ a little less luxury, but no less fun, than we do today!


Pant Mawr Park, Gwynedd   
Steve Rowe revisits a park which won our prestigious ‘Park of the Year’ award a couple of years ago, to check out the last stage of its development

Willow Brook, Flintshire
Andrew Jenkinson visits Wyldecrest Parks’ Willow Brook - a small site with  44 homes located on the banks of the River Dee, in Flintshire

Llewelyn Park, Powys   
Steve Rowe visits a small residential park, on the outskirts of a rural Welsh village, with stunning valley views

Why Red Deer’s the bee’s knees   
In readiness for this month’s Scottish Caravan Show, in Glasgow, we profile a nearby park that recently had its David Bellamy Conservation award renewed and extended

Park people: Lakeland, Cumbria
Lewis and Karolina Murdock had both enjoyed careers in social housing and accountancy respectively but a year ago they decided to make some lifestyle changes

Flying visit: Redhill Park, Norfolk   
Bella Brodie explores a delightful east of England park with a well respected and well earned reputation, as well as a great park infrastructure

Puddledock Park, Norfolk   
On the next part of of East Anglian adventure, Bella Brodie runs the rule over a picturesque new development in an enviable part of Norfolk

PHCcontents2Time for a change?
It’s never too late to make a new start, and there is certainly no better time of year to contemplate a few resolutions that could enhance your quality of life, adding to the pleasure of your park home lifestyle. So, just in case you missed them, we have taken a look back at some of our recent lifestyle articles and come up with our top ten suggestions for 2018!

Bird of the month   
RSPB wildlife expert Jenny Shelton reveals more about the well loved blue tit this month - a colourful and chirpy addition to any park home garden!

Your home essentials   
Steve Rowe unearths another great crop of top products especially for your park home, garage and garden


The Wessex Classic   
Bella Brodie steps inside a fantastic new version of an old favourite from industry trend-setters Wessex

The Prestige Homeseeker Sofia   
Bella Brodie gets acquainted with a stylish new offering from a Northamptonshire-based park and leisure home specialist

In a nutshell: all-new Sovereign   
Bella Brodie reviews the latest, brand new residential model from Sovereign and finds out what makes it so special...


PHCcontents4News, views and advice
Three pages of residential news and events from around our community

Money matters   
More great money saving tips and help, plus all your regular Retail Price Index (RPI) information and figures

All the issues of the day, plus a fiendishly tricky Sudoku puzzle and an all-new spot the difference teaser!

LEASE: Court of Appeal decision   
The Leasehold Advisory Service’s Ibraheem Dulmeer examines the important issues to come out of a recent Court of Appeal ruling


Buying a holiday home    
Everything you need to know about the buying process to get started on the road to holiday home success!

Holiday news   
Five pages of news, updates and information from around the world of holiday homes and parks

Great Scots!   
This month we’re heading north of the border to run the rule over a smashing selection of holiday homes at the Scottish Caravan, Motorhome and Holiday Home Show from 8 to 11 February

Elite holiday park choices   
We find out what the Club Holiday Homes initiative can offer you…

Midlands magic!   
We preview the hotly anticipated Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show, which takes place at Birmingham’s NEC from 20 to 25 February…