Visit Harrogate Flower Show and Autumn Gardening Must Dos

We’re visiting Harrogate in September, complete with the option to visit the Autumn Flower Show taking place on Saturday 17th September. With this trip in mind, we’re sharing some of our favourite tips for autumn gardening. More information about the upcoming flower show is available on the official website here. 10 Autumn Gardening Must Dos
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Top Safety Tips for Your Caravan

Prevent any security incidents with your caravan by considering additional measures for your van, including alarms and locks. Stanley Travel has collated a selection of crime deterrents that will help keep your caravan safe and secure in this list below. Remember that there are two things you can do to ensure that your caravan is
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Visit Blackpool Illuminations with Stanley Travel in 2016

The 2016 event is guaranteed to be another fantastic light display for people of all ages, with the classic Blackpool treats and ‘must-sees’ still on offer for Stanley Travel visitors. The Blackpool Illuminations are a spectacular sight for young and old, with lots of entertainment and activities planned in addition to the fantastic sights and
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We’ve Got The Wedding Cars, You Just Need To Write Your Speech!

If you’re part of the wedding party that is required to make a speech, then you might be feeling a little nervous (to say the least). Wedding speeches are one of the most nerve-wracking things, especially if public speaking just isn’t something you encounter much of in daily life. Here are our top tips with
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16 Ways to Prevent ‘I’m Bored’ This Summer

We all know what it’s like, whether it’s because we’re grandparents and ‘been there, done it’, we’re parents living it or youngsters who remember causing it – those squeals of “I’m bored!” three days into the six weeks of summer holidays! To help with the process of keeping the children entertained, purse strings managed and
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Stanley Travel’s Summer of Theme Park Day Trips

If you’re looking for a more thrilling adventure this summer, then one of our varied theme park day trips might be just the ticket! Throughout this summer we’re taking coach trips to Blackpool, Lightwater Valley, Flamingo Land and Gulliver’s World. Blackpool Pleasure Beach Pleasure Beach was founded in 1896 by Alderman William George Bean after
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Tall Ships Regatta, Blyth

Celebrate the 60 anniversary of the Tall Ships Races with Stanley Travel – it’s the perfect family day out! We’re visiting Blyth on Friday 26th August and we wanted to provide you with some information about this exciting event. From August 26th – 29th the Tall Ships will be docked at Blyth Quayside, Northumberland, with
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14 Facts about the Red Arrows

As you come along with us to the Red Arrows display at Sunderland International Airshow this weekend, we’ve collated our favourite facts and figures about the daredevil flyers. The first official Red Arrows display was on May 6, 1965 at Little Rissington [source] The first public Red Arrows display was on May 9, 1965 at
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Featured Day Trip: Shildon Shed Bash

We’re inviting you to come along with us to see the Shildon Shed Bash on Friday 29th July! The Shildon Shed Bash takes place at The National Railway Museum at Shildon and allows train spotters to see the Flying Scotsman, following its £4.2 million restoration. The Flying Scotsman is now appearing as No. 60103 in
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Tourism Hotspots in the North East 

If you’re looking for things to do in the North East then this is the perfect compilation for you. In the North East we sometimes forget how lucky we are to have cities like Newcastle on our doorstep, as well as rolling countryside and stunning historic buildings, so here is our round up of tourism
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