Lizzie Pope
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Watch Benimar, Tribute, Hymer and Autocruise motorhome reviews, get expert technical advice and join us in Herefordshire, only in this week’s TV show

Four new motorhomes for 2017 star this week on Practical Motorhome TV – read on to discover more!

You can find our shows on Showcase TV, which is on Sky 212, Freesat 161 or Freeview 254 (you will need a smart TV for the latter). You can also watch our live stream.

You have five opportunities to tune in:

  • Monday 10 October 2016 at 8.30pm
  • Wednesday 12 October at 6.30pm
  • Friday 14 October at 4.30pm
  • Saturday 15 October at 8.30pm
  • Sunday 16 October at 6.30pm

First in this week’s show, we’ve an affordable, family-friendly motorhome: the Tribute T-726. This new-for-2017 coachbuilt offers longitudinal bunk beds at the rear, a generous front lounge and two beds in the overcab.

This Tribute motorhome has a compact offside kitchen. However, with a fridge, a sink, three gas burners, a combination oven and grill as well as a microwave, you won’t feel too short-changed. There’s also an L-shaped washroom with a toilet, sink and good-sized shower.

Watch Practical Motorhome TV to see the fixed bunk beds in this 3500kg motorhome in our full Tribute T-726 review.

Then we’re off to Poston Mill Country Holiday Park in historic Herefordshire. Set in 36 quiet and peaceful acres, it is a beautifully-maintained site with top-notch facilities. Enjoy the on-site bar and restaurant or go fishing, plus there’s a play area and games room. See all this and more for yourself in this week’s show.

Next we review the Hymer B 444 DL. It packs a lot into its modest, just under 6m length, including a large rear garage with two access points. The kitchen has a dual-fuel hob, an oven, a grill, a sink, a 135-litre fridge, a cocktail cabinet and a huge amount of worktop space.

High quality abounds in this ’van. Catch this week’s show and see the smart all-in-one washroom, the comfortable lounge and the bed which can work as a double or two singles – clever stuff!

After the break there’s more clever thinking, this time from the Swift Group. We take a look at the Autocruise Select 164 which showcases Swift’s fresh approach to panel van conversions for 2017.

Packed full of extras, this Fiat Ducato-based 164 has a comfy lounge, a campervan-style side kitchen, a small offside washroom and a fixed double bed at the rear. A good night’s sleep is assured with the memory foam mattress, while there’s a neat vanity unit alongside.

Then our technical guru Diamond Dave is back – and this time he’s talking vehicle weights. Get the essential knowledge with Dave this week on Practical Motorhome TV. Watch on Sky 212, Freesat 161 or Freeview 254, or live online.

But that’s not all! We have another motorhome review – step forward the Benimar Mileo 202.

It is a mid-lounge four-berth with contemporary soft furnishings. Above the lounge is an electrically-operated drop-down double bed, and press a button to drop the lounge table and create a second large double.

Watch our Benimar Mileo 202 review to see its well-specced L-shaped kitchen and the space-saving washroom.

So don’t forget to tune in to Practical Motorhome TV, on Freeview 254, Sky 212, Freesat 161 or online.

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