towing

Did you know that new rules for towing a caravan with a car started on 16 December 2021?

What changed? If you passed your car driving test from 1 January 1997, you’re now allowed to tow trailers up to 3,500kg maximum authorised mass (MAM). DVLA will update your driving licence record to show…

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Caravan towing: Can you tow a caravan with an electric car?

Recent figures show that plug-in vehicles made up more than 10 percent of UK car sales last year, and the UK looks set to ban all sales of new non-zero emission cars by 2030. But…

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5 Changes to EU Driving Laws in 2022

Now that Covid is becoming part of everyday life and we’re finding new freedoms again, you may be considering a trip to Europe in your Motorhome or Caravan. Before you hit the road, it is…

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Shield Total Insurance Receives 10th Consecutive Defaqto 5 Star Rating

We are delighted to announce that our Touring Caravan Insurance product, has received a Defaqto 5 Star Rating for the 10th consecutive year.  This 5 Star Rating demonstrates that Shield Total Touring Caravan Insurance is…

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