Welcome Editor Alex Melvin introduces another exciting issue
Buying a park home – Essential advice for those looking to buy

julyconts2Cornwall parks special

Tregunnel Park – With a hillside location and stunning views, this Newquay park kicks off our search
Eastern Green Park – We visit a mature park on the outskirts of Penzance and find out why residents love living there
Gainsborough Park – Near the old china clay mining area of St Austell, this park boasts plenty of charm
Cosawes Park – Just a short drive from Truro, this park offers lovely views and great homes
Cornwall parks round-up – We explore some more enticing park options in this popular county

All new show home for Kent park – Steve Rowe visits Garden of England Park, in Kent, to run the rule over a special new show home that’s just been sited
Residents’ Association competition… – Is your association one of the UK’s best? Enter our new competition and you could win £250!
Park People – We meet the couple for whom every day is like a holiday
Memorial bench for park champs – We re-visit Fruiterers Arms Park, in Worcestershire, after last year’s Park of the Year success to see its new memorial bench
Park of the year competition – Enter our annual competition, sponsored by Towergate Insurance, and you could win £500 for yourself and £500 for your park!

julyconts1The Pathfinder Belle Maison – Pathfinder’s new design has all the style and sophistication of a French chateau
The Cambrian Cottage – A new twist on the second home theme from Cambrian
Special anniversary – We celebrate a pearl anniversary with Pathfinder Park Homes
Newbury show review – All the best new homes from one of the UK’s most hotly-anticipated outdoors events

News and advice
News – Three pages of news from around the UK
Plain and positive – Housing Minister Mark Prisk is adamant that park home residents will be able to find out about the new legislation in a plain English printed guide
Looking at the fine detail – The latest in the Towergate Insurance series of roadshows highlighted the changes to the legislation afecting park home residents
Make sure you’re in the know! – Park Home Justice Campaign leader Sonia McColl  has urged park home residents to contact their local authorities about the new legislation

Letters – Your views and opinions on the issues that everybody’s talking about
A word from Anne – The long awaited day has arrived. Anybody buying or selling a park home now has a new set of procedures to follow. Former Editor Anne Webb shares her thoughts

Help and advice
Money Matters – Steve Rowe keeps you updated with all the latest financial facts and figures and also offers advice on bagging a cheap holiday
Your Home Essentials – Everything you need for your park home, garden plot, garage or holiday

Buying a Holiday Home
– The buying process explained
Luxury lodge living – Ashby Woulds, the latest park from Tom Hartley provides the ultimate in lodge living. Anne Webb investigates
Holiday news – Two pages of news and updates
Lynne’s life – More news from Worcestershire leisure lodge owner, Lynne Pedley