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CONGRATULATIONS TO WOOLACOMBE PARKS
4 August 2015
Woolacombe Bay Holiday Parks is crowned 'Britain's Best Park' in 2015
Woolacombe Bay Holiday Parks in Devon is delighted to announce that its Golden Coast Holiday Village has been voted by the public as the nation's best holiday park of 2015.
The Park has been awarded this much-coveted prize in a recent Great British Park Off competition - organised by Towergate Insurance - for its exceptional customer reviews, unique facilities - including the 'Wavesurfer' surfing simulator - quality accommodation and all-round family-friendly appeal.
Said sales and marketing director, Kevin Darvill: "2015 cannot get much better than this for Woolacombe Bay Holiday Parks. We are thrilled and proud to have received Britain's Best Holiday Park Award which, coupled with the TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice Awards naming Woolacombe as the UK's best beach earlier in the year, really is the 'icing on the cake."
"He added, we have beaten off some really tough competition and are delighted that so many of our guests enjoy what we offer and took the time to vote for us."
More than 150 holiday parks up and down the country were judged against criteria which included outstanding customer feedback, choice and quality of on-site facilities, its appeal for all ages and what made this particular holiday park stand out. The entrants were whittled down to a final short list of three, before the public voted for their favourite, with Golden Coast Holiday Village receiving 37% of the total votes overall.
For further information please contact Kevin Darvill on 01271 872357.
Exmoor is a lovely part of the world located in the south west of the UK. It is home to many visitors and holiday makers each year, but we believe that many people are simply missing out on it because they are unaware of what is on offer. In this article we seek to look at some of the 'magnetic reasons' that attract people to the area.
Escape from modern and experience the past.
One of the true reasons for visiting Exmoor is that it's something of a time capsule and with the stresses and strains of everyday life a departure from this is welcome for however long. Towns such as Lynmouth or Dunster are actually very historic areas which are well upheld and therefore worth visiting.
A walk between Withypool and the 'Tarr steps' offers the chance to visit and experience an ancient causeway which is steeped in history.
This is obviously one of the biggest attractions to the area and Exmoor is not short of it. Exmoor is not about the landscape as such, but what you can do to experience the landscape. Anything from a simple walk to a more complicated and difficult ramble is possible. Other activities to experience this wonderful area are limitless. Horse riding or deer watching is something that can be enjoyed against a fabulous backdrop. Try stargazing at night time for the perfect setting.
Soak up the atmosphere.
There is something deep and engaging about stopping still, doing nothing and breathing in the atmosphere. Listening to the silence of the area with the only sound being the wind, birds or wild animals that you might hear. Exmoor offers a chance to do this like no other place.
You will notice that these three ideas are all about getting away from it all. You don't need an excuse to visit Exmoor, but if you ever did, three compelling reasons should bring you here to experience the vast area of outstanding natural beauty.
Written By: Highcliffe House (http://www.highcliffehouse.co.uk/) an award winning, family run B&B who have been established for many years with a passion for attracting people to experience what the area has to offer.
Why Choose North Devon.
The county of Devon is one place but within its
boundaries there are different worlds. South Devon went
down the tourist route many years ago and as a result is
now served by big roads, big venues and bright lights. If
that’s what you’re looking for then that’s the place to
go. North Devon is a different world. Although we are a
popular tourist destination we have not gone for all the
razzmatazz that implies. Our roads were built for the
horse drawn carriage. Our houses built for families and
our entertainment and shopping facilities still reflect
Come here to relax and enjoy some of the most spectacular
scenery in the world.
Don’t rush, take your time and enjoy our slightly slower
pace of life. As you work through this site you will find
many fascinating places that are well worth the effort to
explore. You will find places to eat that still give
value for money combined with some of the best food in
the UK. Commercial fishing is still part of the way of
life and as a result fresh fish is available in many of
our quality restaurants. Agricultural is also part of our
lives and the produce from this is also available.
Don’t be afraid to talk to the locals, we love to chat
and you won’t find a better source of information on
where to go or what to do.
Don’t get me wrong, we do have the modern shopping
centre's and the big out of town superstores; we also
have family owned and run businesses that have been in
the same family for decades. We still have the
traditional pannier markets (the name comes from the
panniers that were carried by horse or donkey to bring
the goods to market). We have outdoor markets and tiny
shops down secluded streets.
To put this another way we have so much for you to
explore. A day trip could sto visit and are still here. It is an area that is
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A DOGWALKER wants to warn others after coming across a large adder while taking her pet for a stroll in Fremington.
Barnstaple woman Laura Kelly sent this picture to the Journal of a female adder by the entrance to Griggs Field.
Journal wildlife correspondent, the naturalist and vet Tom Williams, said the adder was a large one and most likely pregnant. He advised caution when walking dogs on warm summer mornings on the moors.
Laura said: "I took my spaniel Max for a walk, and on our way back the snake was by the entrance. I took my dog home and then put a post on Facebook to warn other people, as it was so close to the gate.