Grampers go glam with hi-tec caravans

The UK's biggest motorhome and caravan show has opened in Birmingham today.

More than 90,000 people are expected over six days.

Motorhomes get a patriotic lick of paint Credit: ITV Central

It may be getting chilly outside but apparently caravaning is on the increase during the Winter months.

Over the last few years there's been a growing trend in the over 55s to go travelling in their motorhomes and caravans.

Motorhomes go modern Credit: ITV Central

But unlike the old days where you were lucky if you had a portable toilet, today's grampers -as they're known- go caravaning in style.

A 'micro-caravan' on display at the NEC Credit: ITV Central