First created in 1936 Britain’s most recognized holiday company was the brain child of Billy Butlin who open the first camp at Skegness and introduced the now legendary Redcoats. The emphasis is very much placed on fun, from the moment you arrive until the second you depart. There are over 50 activities on offer catering for all members of the family. including splash waterworld and funfairs to soccer schools and live Loony Tunes and Bob the Builder shows. A more recent addition to the Butlin range is a selection of Adult Big Weekends available at certain resorts in the south. Further information can be obtained at