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Be Wiser’s Guide to Towing and Caravan Insurance
Van Knowledge
Thursday 26th March 2020
In our guide to towing and caravan insurance, we look at some key questions such as ‘Do I need insurance for my caravan?’, ‘Will my car insurance cover my caravan?’ and ‘Do I need a special licence to drive a motorhome?’. Keep reading for all the information you need when it comes to getting your caravan on the road.
The Van Driver’s Guide To Winter Driving
Van Knowledge
Tuesday 17th December 2019
Driving in the winter months is challenging for all drivers and their vehicles, particularly if you make your living as a van driver. The winter months can be a van driver’s busiest time especially in the run up to Christmas when online shopping hits its peak.
How Does Van Insurance Differ From Car Insurance?
Van Knowledge
Friday 8th November 2019
If you are a motorist you will have taken out an insurance policy at some point as it is a legal requirement for all drivers on UK roads to have a valid insurance policy. The process of searching for the best policy at a competitive price is all too common for drivers. There are however significant differences between your standard car insurance policy and a van policy.
How To Get A Better Premium On Your Van Insurance
Van Knowledge
Tuesday 9th July 2019
Like all vehicles in the UK, having adequate insurance is a legal requirement and this rule is no different for van drivers. However, the fact that vans are typically used for business purposes means that insurers have a different range of factors to consider.
How Practical Is an Electric Van?
Van Knowledge
Thursday 20th June 2019
In this article, we will explore the practicality of electric vans for those who are considering transitioning to zero emission transport before the Government introduces legislation to restrict the use of certain types of vehicles.
How Can You Protect Your Van From Theft?
Van Knowledge
Tuesday 27th March 2018
Theft is a common concern for van drivers, and losing your van can mean losing your livelihood and days or weeks of income. In 2017 it was reported that a skeleton key was being sold online that made it easier to break into vans.
What Is Any Driver Van Insurance?
Van Knowledge
Tuesday 26th September 2017
If you have a business and own a van that several employees drive, or if several people drive your own private van, you may need to take out an any driver van insurance, or a multi-driver van insurance policy.
Campervans and camper conversions
Van Knowledge
Monday 20th March 2017

Camping and caravanning has been a popular British pastime for decades, and with the rejuvenation of the iconic VW Camper over the last 10-15 years we have seen a resurgence

Your Guide To Hiring A Van
Van Knowledge
Tuesday 22nd November 2016
Many of us will at some point need to hire a van, to move house, transport large items, or to use temporarily instead of our regular vehicle. But what do you need to know before you turn up at your local rental firm and get behind the wheel?