Wednesday, 9 May 2012

ANDREW JENKINSON APPEARS ON BBC1 ONE SHOW AS AUTHORITY ON SPRITE CARAVANS

Andrew Jenkinson, author of The Story of Sprite Caravans, made an appearance on BBC1's The One Show on Friday 4th May. The feature, which coincided with the May bank holiday weekend, included a brief history of the Sprite Caravan and founder Sam Alper OBE. Andrew chatted to Phil Tufnell beside a fully restored Sprite Caravan. Well done Andrew!

The story of Sprite Caravans
By Andrew Jenkinson

This book tells of the story of Sprite caravans, from early primitive designs to the sophisticated Sprite of today. It describes how one man – Sam Alper OBE – was driven to provide the caravanning public with cheap affordable holidays, by bringing the VW/Ford mass-production ethos to the caravan industry. More info.