In this episode of our TV show, which you can catch on The Motorhome Channel, on Sky 192, Freesat 402 and live online, Practical Motorhome’s Features Editor Clare Kelly takes the compact Auto-Sleeper Wave campervan for a trip to the city of Bath, a designated World Heritage site. Join Clare as she discovers why the abbey is one of the must-see sights for anyone who wants to visit Bath, before she heads for some rest and relaxation at the world famous and frankly beautiful Thermae Bath Spa. Watch on Sky 192, Freesat 402 and live online, and maybe you’ll be inspired to go there too.
Next, in our TV show, Andy Harris takes us to meet motorhome owner Peter who’s a big fan Auto-Sleepers motorhomes – in fact, this Mercedes-Benz based Auto-Sleeper Malvern is his fourth of this brand. Find out what he thinks is so special about his ‘van and meet his furry touring companions.
We've also got a review of the six-berth Marquis Majestic 180, brought to you by our Editor, Niall Hampton. This Elddis based dealer special on the 2015 Peugeot Boxer cab from Marquis Motorhomes packs in a lot of kit, including a super wind-out awning and a well equipped kitchen. Make sure you tune in to our brand new show to find out more.
After the break, we welcome Practical Motorhome’s Test Editor Mike Le Caplain, who is making his Motorhome Channel debut. Mike is braving the cold at Lowdhams to review a new Bessacarr Hi Style 496. There’s a spacious front lounge with four belted travel seats, that’s also ideal for dining – and it converts into a good-sized double bed. And at the touch of a button, you can quickly and easily lower the drop-down double bed. Not only that, but the Hi Style 496 is the only model in the current Bessacarr motorhome range to have a full sized, U-shaped rear lounge – and it is simply massive! To see it for yourself don’t miss our TV show on The Motorhome Channel. Just look for Showcase on Freesat 402 and Sky 192, or watch TV live online from the comfort of your laptop, tablet or computer.
Finally, motorhome expert John Wickerham is talking sealants. He explains what different types of sealants you’ll find on your motorhomes and what all their different applications are, then John shares a few top motorhome DIY tips when it comes to using and applying sealants to improve your 'van.
All our TV shows are joint productions between the Practical Motorhome magazine editorial team and Information TV and are broadcast on The Motorhome Channel, which is on Freesat 402 and Sky 192 – just look for Showcase. If you don’t have a satellite dish that can pick up these channels, never fear, you won’t miss out as you can also watch The Motorhome Channel live online.
This episode will be on TV between Monday 16 February until Sunday 1 March 2015 at these times, on these days:
- Mondays at 8.30pm
- Wednesdays at 5.30pm
- Thursdays at 6am
- Saturdays at 11am
- Sundays at 11am
And if you’ve missed previous episodes, head to the Practical Motorhome YouTube page where you can watch motorhome reviews, travel guides, find expert advice and much more.