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Shield Total Insurance receives eighth consecutive Defaqto 5 Star Rating

We are delighted to confirm that our Touring Caravan Insurance has been awarded a Defaqto 5 Star Rating for the eighth year in a row.

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Winter Driving Tips: Pre-Journey Planning

As we know all too well, Winter weather can be particularly hazardous and in some cases, highly dangerous.

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Shield Total Insurance takes on sister company’s business

Crusader Leisure Vehicle Insurance has announced the transfer of all business to its larger sister company, Shield Total Insurance.

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Security devices for your caravan

There are a number of security devices on the market which can help deter a thief and therefore protect your caravan or trailer.

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How to avoid caravan snaking

Snaking can occur when a caravan becomes destabilised from its towing vehicle, thus resulting in the unit veering or swaying side to side. But how can you avoid this potentially very dangerous situation?

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Caravan Gas Cylinders

When not in use, your caravan’s gas cylinders should always be “shut off” at the shut off valve.

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A beginner’s guide to caravan storage

You have just bought your ideal touring caravan and now need a place to store it securely when it’s not being used. Our beginner’s guide to caravan storage outlines the key considerations when looking at…

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Proud to be working with the Mobile Caravan Engineers Association

Shield Total insurance has been chosen as the exclusive provider for advice and insurance products for the thousands of motorhome and caravan owners looked after by the MCEA.

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Winners Of Allotment Shed Of The Year Announced

Shield Total Insurance teamed up with the National Allotment Society to choose the Allotment Shed of the Year, whereby plot-holders sent us pictures of their home from home and the inspiring stories connected to it.

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A Slice Of Heaven In The Dordogne

If you’re looking for a scenic, spacious campsite with secure caravan storage in France, Camping Lune Sur Le Lac in the beautiful Dordogne countryside ticks a lot of boxes.

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Experts reveal their essential gadgets for camping and caravanning holidays

We’ve enlisted the help of some of our industry friends to reveal the camping and caravanning tools they just can’t do without. From renowned bloggers to YouTubers and even “Mr Caravan” himself, take a look…

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Preparing your caravan for winter storage

With the cold season fast approaching, Phil from Lost Weekends Caravan demonstrates how he prepares his caravan for Winter storage and reveals some little tips and tricks he has learnt over the last few years.

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