Gwent Centre

Whether you are a Centre member, or a visitor we hope you enjoy our website and that you find the enclosed information useful.  The Centre Committee are here to assist you so please don't hesitate to contact us should you have any questions or queries.

Welcome to the Gwent Centre website

Some of our rally venues ….


Please - if you are thinking of booking on to any of our Rallies, we encourage you to do so quickly to avoid disappointment later.  

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65th Welsh National at Anglesy Show Ground - August 2017

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What is a Rally?

A rally is an opportunity for fellow Caravan and Motorhome owners to meet up on a regular basis to socialise, have fun and let their hair down after a hard week at work, or simply put their feet up and relax.  

We rally throughout  Gwent (Abergavenny, Chepstow, Caldicot etc), the wider UK and abroad.

Most of our rallies are held in beautiful countryside and as you will see from some of the pictures in our gallery and around the website, the scenery can be stunning.  We also rally outside our area and this can include commercial sites.  

If you have a caravan or motorhome and are members of the Caravan Club then you have everything you need to join us.    

Never been on a rally before or worried about what it might entail?  Why not come along and see for yourself or contact us for a chat for more information.  We are a small Centre, but you will be made very welcome.

Special Offer for New Joiners to the Gwent Centre - when you join the Gwent Centre for the first time, you will receive a voucher entitling you to one nights free campsite fee when you book onto a standard weekend rally.  That’s right, buy one night, get one free for your first rally!!

Calling all Ralliers: We need your help to run the 2018 rallies, please contact our Rally Secretary if you would like to be a Rally Officer.  Send booking slips for the above rallies to the Hon. Rally Secretary until Rally Officers are confirmed.

If you haven’t run a rally before and are interested in helping out, please contact our Hon.Rally Secretary or one of the Committee, who will be pleased to advise and guide you.

Rally Books:  2018 Rally books have been posted to all Gwent Centre members.  If you have not received your copy please contact our Hon. Secretary, Sian Hesketh (

Rally News

February/March Rallies

(Remember to always bring your Caravan Club membership card)

Valentines Rally (9th to 11th February): The Whistle Inn, Garn-yr-Erw, Blaenafon. NP6 9SJ

Rally Officers: Stefan Cartwright and Ang Jones

Bar meals available, quiz / entertainments after the rugby. Dog friendly.

£12 per caravan per night on hard-standing, no electric


Rugby - Ireland v. Wales (23rd to 25th February): Baskerville Hall, Clyro Court, Clyro, Hay on Wye. HR3 5LE

Rally Officers: Andrew and Carolyn Price

Assistant Rally Officers: Christopher and Clair Price

£12 per caravan per night on hard-standing for February w/end  (no electric within this price)

Park Farm, Llangattock (Fri 9th - Sun 11th March) -  Crickhowell.  NP8 1HT


This rally does not have any rally officers - contact the Gwent Centre Rally Secretary.

Parc Bryn Bach, Tredegar (Fri 23rd -  Sun 25th March):  Merthyr Rd, Blaenau Gwent NP22 3AY

Rally Officers: Ann and John Morgan

£14 per night for the rally field inc electric - rates being reviewed April 2018.

Merrixton Farm - Away Easter Rally (Thursday 29th March -  3pm Sunday 1st April): Merrixton Tourer & Camping Park,

Merrixton House Farm, Stepaside, Pembrokeshire. SA67 8PJ

Rally Officers: Bel and Ian Smith

Assistant Rally Officers: Richard and June Jones

Rally opens Mid-Day Thursday 29th March - Closes 3pm Sunday 1st April

You can stay for the duration.  If however you have to work you can come for the Easter weekend, leave your van on site at no extra cost and return when your work has finished.

Site £8.50 per night, Rally Fee - Depending on length of stay.

Electric Hook Up's available (via card system - cards available from Rally Officers £1, £5 or £10)

Easter Bunny has been booked for our young members and various socials planned.

If you have any further queries - Rally Officers Details (Pg 21 2018 Rally Book)

April Easter Rally Hereford Rowing Club (Fri 30th  March - Mon 2nd April): 37 Greyfriars Ave, Hereford. HR4 0BE

Rally Officers: Rob and Jane Shiels

Assistant Rally Officers: Ann and John Morgan

 £8.00 per night inc VAT (No Electric)


Welsh national 2018

The Caravan and Motorhome Club 66th Welsh National Rally

The Gwent Centre are pleased to announce that the Caravan and Motorhome Club 66th Welsh National Rally will be held at the Monmouthshire Showground over the August Bank Holiday 2018.  Tickets, which include evening entertainment, are £70 per van.  See the 2018 Welsh National website pages for more information, the booking form and contact details:

2018 Welsh National

Sad News

It is with sadness and regret that I inform you of the passing of one of our members, Mr John Powell of Llangattock, Crickhowell. John passed away last Monday and we have been advised that his funeral will be held at 1500 on 22nd February at the Croesyceiliog Crematorium. Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife Diane and the family at this sad time.

John Morgan

Chairman - Gwent Centre, Caravan and Motorhome Club

Dinner 2018

This year’s Dinner Dance was held on Saturday 20th January  at The Manor Hotel in Crickhowell.

The Dinner Dance is one of the main high lights of any year for the Centre and was attended by the Chairs of all the other Welsh centres and Division and by a very good turn out of Gwent Centre members

Picture: John thanking Sian for organising such a wonderful event