Best Camping trips in the South

Each year more than a million Brits pack up their cars or hire a van and head off on a camping holiday; from a quick weekend getaway to a far-flung adventure, the appeal of holidaying in the open shows little sign of waning. Southern England is especially blessed with a diverse range of campsites, catering for all tastes; from luxury yurts to retro caravans, cosy farm locations to windswept hilltop retreats, England’s southern regions have it all. In this feature, we take a look at 20 must-visit sites.

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How to Plan A Community Trip

Getting together as a community and going on an adventure is one sure way to boost community pride and spirit. Such trips can be exciting and worth the time spent planning. However, that is exactly what makes a great trip even better – good planning! Nationwide has helped provide communities with vehicles for every size of trip for years. Here’s some of our best community trip planning tips below.

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How License Changes Affect Hiring Cars

For decades British licenses have been accompanied by a paper version that lists additional details not included on the standard photo card ID. These include vehicle category qualifications, as well as any penalty points, disqualifications or driving convictions. This year the system is set to be shaken up with the introduction of new DVLA rules that remove the green paper counterpart portion and replace it with a digitalised version. So what does this mean for Brits wanting to hire cars? Read on for an explanation of how the new DVLA license changes will affect car rentals from now onwards.

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Top Road Trip Essentials

Hitting the road for a summer adventure is incredible exciting, especially if there’s a sweet set of wheels involved. Like every trip, planning is the key to success and should never be overlooked, no matter how long or short your adventure. To help you pull of a successful road trip this summer we’ve put together a list of essentials that every car should carry.

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Exhibiting 101

Showcasing at exhibitions is a great way for businesses to boost bottom lines and develop a dynamic industry presence. Want to know more about how to ace the art of exhibiting? Read on for our top tips on how to pull off the perfect exhibition.

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Nationwide Hire: We Mean Business

Hire cars are incredibly convenient for family holidays and personal use but did you know that they’re also hugely popular with corporate customers? When getting from A to B requires a little more than your average economy sized hatchback, we’ve got it covered! So when do our ultra-spacious hire vans come in handy? Read on for some of the most popular uses we encounter on a daily basis.

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A Vehicle For All Occasions: How Can Van Hire Help You Out?

Thought car hire was just for holidaymakers? Think again. Today, vehicle rental groups cater to a diverse range of needs and budgets. To give you an idea of just how handy vehicle hire can be we’ve put together a list of the different customers the Nationwide Hire sees on a daily basis.

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