Livin’ the Dream Week 1 – Hare Farm, Twyford

Fox Poo, Ticks and Goose Eggs; a Caravan Manoeuvering Course – and a Near Death Experience! D Day (Departure Day) minus 1                                 5th June Packing up your entire life takes longer than you think. My hot tip here isContinue reading “Livin’ the Dream Week 1 – Hare Farm, Twyford”

Carry On Caravanning – Part 2 The Maiden Voyage

C Day – Caravan Collection Day!  10th May… Today, the early heatwave that had made the papers miraculously exchanged itself for a Severe Weather Warning. It was a big day. The day we were to collect Caravan Kismet. I can’t tell you how delighted we were to have been blessed with such perfect ‘Introduction toContinue reading “Carry On Caravanning – Part 2 The Maiden Voyage”

The Knowledge – Towing Safely & Legally

Like most people* in the UK who passed their test before 1st January 1997, my driving licence has what is known as ‘Grandfather Rights’ (or more flatteringly ‘Acquired Rights’) which allow me to tow vehicles up to 8.5t. But just because you can tow something legally, it doesn’t mean that you should.