Welcome Editor Alex Melvin takes you through what you can expect from this month’s issue
Buying a park home – Essential advice for those looking to purchase a mobile home

Park of the Year competition
Champion: Fruiterers Arms Park, Worcestershire We visit this charming development and party with the residents and staff to celebrate their crowning glory
Runner-up: Pant Mawr Park, North Wales Essential info on a new development with plenty to shout about
Runner-up: Bluebell Woods Park, Kent As part of our Kent park special we dropped in on Bluebell Woods, also voted joint runner-up in our annual parks competition

Kent parks special
Applegarth Park Kris Griffiths meets the residents at this picturesque Garden of England park
Shirkoak Park Steve Rowe runs the rule over a superb site in one of England’s prettiest counties
Restavon Park Occupying a great semi-rural location, this gorgeous park is well worth considering. We chat with home owners
Kent parks round-up Close to the capital and the M25, yet also packed with pretty park home estates – we look at other options in Kent

OctCnts42The Country Homes Woodland Anne Webb appraises this innovative and good-looking new park home
The Omar Sheringham
One of Omar’s and the park home world’s favourite models over the years, this home has undergone something of a makeover

Rolling back the years Phil Tolhurst looks back through the ages at Haulfryn Parks

Free 100 Spring Bulbs! Claim your superb free spring bulb set and check out this month’s other enticing offers!
Green-fingered greats! Anne Webb travels to Sussex to take a look at some of the best gardens in the annual Roundstone Park competition

Home improvements
Steps, decks and verandas We keep you up-to-date with all the country’s best specialist suppliers.
Your Home Essentials Steve Rowe brings you more specialist products for your home, garage and garden

News and advice
OctCnts62Park People Bella Brodie meets a fascinating couple at a great park in Lincolnshire
News News and updates from the park home community
Residents reinforce resolve Park home residents from the south-west gathered in Exeter to draw attention for the urgent need for constitutional change
Park home residents’ rights The Government’s response to the Select Committee’s report on park homes largely agrees with its findings…
Letters All the issues that matter to you and your community
Money Matters Steve Rowe’s top tips on making savings, plus the latest crucial Retail Prices Index (RPI) figures 
A Word from Anne Anne Webb shares her thoughts about the state of the industry

Buying a Holiday Home All you need to know
Beaulieu show preview We preview this hotly-anticipated event
Holiday News The latest news from the holiday home world
Home and away  Updates from home owners in the Cotswolds and Andalucia