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

october contentsAcresfield Park, Lancashire – Olympic swimmers open a state-of-the-art leisure centre. Anne Webb reports
Park people: Lion House, Sussex – We meet a couple who discovered the joys of park home living in an unusual fashion
Badger Hill, North Yorkshire – Kris Griffiths visits an exclusive and tranquil Barton Homes’ park that also occupies a really convenient location
Weavervale Park, Cheshire – Bella Brodie visits a peaceful park in a desirable, semi-rural location in Cheshire
Redhill Park, Norfolk – Steve Rowe visits Redhill Residential Park in Norfolk, to witness the annual garden competition
Park of the Year competition – Enter our annual competition and win cash for you and your park
Residents’ Assocation competition – Does your park boast the best social scene? Find out if it’s good enough to win our prestigious award

Rolling back the years: Lakeview – We find out more about an Essex park with an interesting background

october contentsCountry Homes Cavendish – Bella Brodie reports on the latest residential home from Country Homes
Tingdene New Dolben Lodge – Bella Brodie reports on one of the latest new Tingdene residential models
Award winning lodges – We run the rule over a brace of new lodges from respected and established home manufacturer, Pathfinder

Noticeboard & Reader Offers
News – Two pages of news and updates
Letters – All your views and opinions
Money Matters – Cash saving tips and the latest RPI figures
Your home essentials – Great new products for your park home
Free £26 Narcissus – Get 75 FREE bulbs, worth more than £26
Legal advice: QRAs – Nick Dyson, of Blacks Solicitors LLP addresses some common QRA-related questions
Chris’s column – More from Pant Mawr resident Chris Wildgoose on life at the park

Holiday Caravan 2014 preview – Our preview of what you can expect at the upcoming Beaulieu Show, in Hampshire
The West Country Show – Get the most out of your trip to Exeter on 4-5 October for the Westpoint Arena show
Motorhome & Caravan Show – Plan your visit to the NEC, in Birmingham, this October

Buying a holiday home – The buying process explained
Holiday news –
The latest from around the UK
Retreat Park, Somerset –
Steve Rowe visits a family-run holiday park on the Somerset coast
Green Meadow, Ceredigion –
Andrew Jenkinson travels to the Valleys to visit a gorgeous  holiday park owned by Salop Leisure
Lynne’s Life –
Cotswolds lodge owner Lynne Pedley on a busy month