A CARAVAN park in Kirkby Lonsdale has scooped a top prize at an awards ceremony last night (March 25).

THE AA honoured the winners of the AA Caravan and Camping Awards 2014, at Aztec Hotel in Bristol, with Woodclose Caravan Park, Kirkby Lonsdale named AA Regional Campsite of the Year 2014 North West.

Stephen McAvoy from Woodclose Caravan Park said: “Woodclose Park has not just been a job for us over the last ten years but more of a way of life.

"With a commitment to excellence where possible, we always strive to give good customer service with quality facilities, and so by winning this award it is like a ‘pat on the back’ to us, and makes us feel that all our efforts have been appreciated by not only our customers, but by the industry itself.

“The AA has such longevity in the tourism industry that to be recognised by the AA as the best of the North West, especially where there is such strong competition, feels like such a great achievement.”