Welcome – Editor Alex Melvin looks ahead to an exciting August issue
Buying a park home – Essential advice for those looking to buy a new or used park home

Harthurstfield Park, Gloucestershire – Philip Pond visits a pretty Gloucestershire park home estate and talks to some of the residents
Linton Park, Herefordshire – We travel to a picturesque part of Herefordshire to talk to the residents at a park with a great community spirit and lots to offer
Low Carrs Park, Durham – Kris Griffiths ventures north to meet the residents at a picturesque park home estate in the county of Durham
Cotswold Manor, Gloucestershire… – Philip Pond meets the residents at a resplendent Gloucestershire site replete with history
Park People: Oakland Park, Dorset… – Jack and Margaret Paling have embraced park home living with the same enthusiasm and ‘get up and go’ they’ve adopted throughout life and 63 years of marriage
Park of the Year competition – Enter your park in our fantastic competition and you could win a top cash prize
Nostalgia: Pine View Parks – We explore the history of an exciting and ever-changing park group with a range of interesting sites

august contents

The Country Homes Suffolk Barn – Bella Brodie looks east to the Suffolk/ Essex border at a brand new lodge
A path to perfection – We speak to Pathfinder MD Mike Wills to find out the secret of this success
Stoneleigh – the best yet! – We review The World of Park and Leisure Homes at Stoneleigh Park
The catalyst for a stree-free move – We find out how a part-exchange company helped a Kent couple fulfil their dream of owning a park home in the Lake District

News –
Four pages of news from around the park home community
Letters – All your views and opinions
Best residents’ association! – Tell us why your park’s residents’ association or social club should be named Britain’s best
OBE for campaigning Sonia – Justice Campaign founder, Sonia McColl, is awarded an OBE
Rally on Westminster – We report on the Justice Campaign’s trip to Westminster to hand in an important petition
Your home essentials – Great new products for your park home
Money Matters – The latest RPI figures and money saving tips
Chris’s column – Resident Chris Wildgoose’s monthly views

Offers, competitions & shows
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august contentsHoliday News – The latest from the lodge and caravan world
Sunset View, Gloucestershire – Philip Pond visits a park with some bargains
Lynne’s life – More from lodge owner Lynne Pedley
Buying a Holiday Home
– Buying tips and advice

£24-worth of FREE plants for all! – Free Phlox groundcover collection 10 young plants for every reader