Advice

  • Down with the kids!

    Down with the kids!

    4th July 2019

    Parks are great places to make a connection with the natural world. The pleasure of this unique way of life is enhanced when enjoyed with your grandchildren. From such a great base, we find out how you can take your…

  • Healthly concern

    Healthly concern

    5th June 2019

    Steve Rowe considers the importance of health care when choosing a retirement location… As I write this month’s column I am sitting with my laptop computer by a hospital bedside in the city of Chania on the Greek island of…

  • A Cunning Plan

    A Cunning Plan

    8th May 2019

    Planning for retirement, including the possibility of moving from bricks-and-mortar to a park home, is one of the key phases of our lives. In association with the Barton Group, here are our top tips… Do you have a cunning plan…

  • Are The times a-changing?

    Are The times a-changing?

    13th March 2019

    Gender roles have become a hot topic in the mainstream media of late, with single issue politics getting more of a hearing due to social media. At PH&HC, we prefer an easy going, ‘live and let live’ approach. Welcome to…

  • PETS ON PARKS!

    PETS ON PARKS!

    22nd November 2018

    Pets are more than just a furry friend for life! We explore some of the benefits of pet ownership for park home owners Pets and, in particular, cats and dogs can be perfectly compatible with life on a residential or…

  • Home comforts

    Home comforts

    25th October 2018

    We find out how you and your park home neighbours can make the most of the great indoors this winter! One of the joys of life on many parks is the proximity to countryside and coastlines, which cry out for…

  • DIVE INTO THE DIGITAL AGE!

    DIVE INTO THE DIGITAL AGE!

    26th September 2018

    Today’s ‘connected world’ can seem baffling and bewildering. But fear not, our experts are here to help you get the most from ‘smart’ devices, apps and more… Sometimes it feels as if we are all being pushed into using the…

  • Hobby Collecting – What’s the Attraction?

    Hobby Collecting – What’s the Attraction?

    2nd August 2018

    Whether you are an ardent fan of The Antiques Roadshow, with a priceless heirloom in the attic, or secretly enjoy seeing who makes a loss on Flog It, hobby collecting may take your fancy. Here is our advice on how…

  • IS YOUR PARK LISTED?

    IS YOUR PARK LISTED?

    4th July 2018

    Designed to make things simpler for both park owners and those looking to buy a home or book a holiday, a new system is set to offer an easy and cost-effective booking solution. Bella Brodie reports As well as helping…

  • Settling In

    Settling In

    12th April 2018

    Once you’ve found the home and park of your dreams, your attentions will begin to turn to life on your chosen site. Part of that may involve joining the park’s residents’ association or social club committee. Alex Melvin finds out…