Lizzie Pope
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Don’t miss our reviews of a funky new Swift caravan, a flexible, family-friendly Adria and more when you tune in to our TV show this week

Welcome to another packed show on Practical Caravan TV. And this week we kick off with a review of the 2017 Adria Altea 552DT Tamar.

This family-friendly six-berth offers lots of flexibility and space for a very palatable price. Plus, for 2017, there’s a new, large panoramic window.

Light floods the U-shaped front lounge thanks to this new-season addition and the big side windows. There’s no getting away from its entry-level status, but it does feel fresh and modern throughout.

Tune in to Practical Caravan TV this week to watch our 2017 Adria Altea 552DT Tamar review and see this tourer’s practical kitchen, the bunk beds and the neat wetroom.

You’ve five chances to see this show, as follows:

  • Monday 17 October at 8pm
  • Wednesday 19 October at 6pm
  • Friday 21 October at 4pm
  • Saturday 22 October at 8pm
  • Sunday 23 October at 6pm

And where can you find Practical Caravan TV? It is on the Showcase TV channel, which is on Sky 212, Freesat 161 and Freeview 254 (you will need a smart TV for the latter). Don’t have these channels? Don’t worry! You can watch our live stream.

Next, from a great value-for-money product, we move onto something that has to work to justify its price tag. So tune in as Practical Caravan’s David Motton reviews the Audi A4 Avant. Its 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine gives it plenty of power, but in this specification pushes it over £40,000 – is it worth it?

Our test car was a four-wheel drive variant, which is great if you like taking caravan holidays all year round. And even when towing a twin-axle tourer it proved to be a quick tow car.

The Audi A4 was also composed during our lane-change test and proved stable, too. While inside it’s beautifully made. It would be a lovely place to spend time on long drives when on tour. See it for yourself on Practical Caravan TV.

Be sure to come back after the break to check out an exciting new Swift caravan – the Swift Basecamp.

Funky-looking and eye-catching even in its standard guise, you can choose optional graphics packages to make your tourer stand out even more.

But it also stands out thanks to its innovative layout, with a wide rear door. The well-specced kitchen has a separate oven and grill, and a three-burner hob, plus there’s a neat wetroom.

Tune in to see the Swift Basecamp’s intelligent and supremely flexible lounge. You can even buy a clever, bespoke air awning to give you extra living space. Don’t miss our review!

Finally, we’re off to historic Herefordshire to take a look around Poston Mill Country Holiday Park. Open all year round, there are 45 touring pitches across a picturesque, 35-acre site.

There’s a dog-walking field and dog-washing facilities. And with a play area, games room, Wi-Fi and a bar/restaurant, there’s plenty to keep everyone entertained. Tune in to find out more.

So remember to watch Practical Caravan TV on Sky 212, Freesat 161 or Freeview 254 – or check out our live stream. We hope you enjoy watching.

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