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Visit South Lakes Safari Zoo on April 29th 2017
17th April 2017

South Lakes Safari Zoo is Europe’s premier safari experience on foot – enjoy it all with Stanley Travel on April 29th 2017. Walk freely amongst many of the animals, hand feed penguins, giraffes, kangaroos and lemurs. Get close to rhinos, tigers, bears, primates and vultures. This really is an opportunity for all of the family Read More

Visit the Harrogate Flower Show on Saturday 22nd April 2017
10th April 2017

We’re taking you to see the Harrogate Flower Show, regarded as one of the best of its kind in the country, at the Great Yorkshire Showground. The flower show has already announced that its theme for spring 2017 is HortCouture, offering a celebration of style in the home, the garden and even the wardrobe. Get Read More

Enjoy a tour of Northumberland and Country Pub Meal on April 8th 2017
20th March 2017

You’re invited to join us on our ‘mystery tour’ of Northumberland on April 8th, complete with various stops in the beautiful county of Northumberland and a country pub meal to finish. If you’re looking for a trip with a bit of a difference, this mystery trip might be perfect for you! In previous years we’ve Read More

Visit Bury Market with Stanley Travel on April 1st 2017
13th March 2017

Bury’s award winning market is a great day out for all ages and interests, with a variety of stalls on offer.  We’re visiting Britain’s Market of the Year 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015 on April 1st 2017. The market also holds a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016 award. Manchester Evening News also ranked the market Read More

6th March 2017

Give mum – or your wife, or even your daughter – an enjoyable day out at Richmond, Reeth and Aysgarth Falls on Sunday 26th March 2017 (Mother’s Day). Visit the historic Yorkshire Dales market town of Richmond, with its Norman Castle and Georgian architecture. From then it’s onto the quaint village of Reeth for a Read More

Why not visit Leeds with Stanley Travel?
27th February 2017

Leeds Market is the largest covered market in Europe, with more than 800 stalls set out in a Grade I listed building. We’re visiting on March 11th 2017, so you can enjoy Leeds, and all of its shopping delights, to your heart’s content! Whether you’re looking for a spot of window shopping or some heavy Read More

Visit St. Nicholas Fair, York, November 26th
14th November 2016

St. Nicholas Fair in York continues to bring magical festivities and merriment and Stanley Travel is visiting on Saturday 26th November! Bring the family to St. Nicholas Fair and take in the sights, sounds and smells of York’s ultimate Christmas experience. York comes alive with Victorian costumed traders, carol singers and the homely smells of Read More

Visit the Harrogate Christmas Markets with Stanley Travel
7th November 2016

The Harrogate Christmas Markets takes place in November, with Harrogate and Yorkshire products on offer. The Harrogate Christmas Market is held on the Stray in the historic Montpellier Quarter of Harrogate town centre. We’re visiting at the height of the market’s weekend, on Saturday 19th November and there will be lots of fine gifts, foods Read More

Featured Day Trip: Edinburgh Zoo, November 5th
17th October 2016

Edinburgh Zoo is home to more than 1000 rare and endangered animals across 82 acres of sloping parkland, making it the perfect day out for families and adults alike. On November 5th we can take you and your group, young or not-so-young, with us to see the delightful animals of Edinburgh Zoo, including penguins, koala Read More

Coach Trips to Blackpool in 2017 with Stanley Travell Illuminations with Stanley Travel in 2016
22nd August 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 Read More

Tall Ships Regatta, Blyth
25th July 2016

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 Read More

14 Facts about the Red Arrows
18th July 2016

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 Read More