Becky Bettesworth Cornwall Print

Win a signed Cornwall print by Becky Bettesworth

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Earlier this year we were on the hunt for an image to support our North Cornwall walk for Seaside Walk Week when we came across the work of Becky Bettesworth. And stopped there! Her beautifully crafted vintage style posters, inspired by the loveliest coastal towns and beaches in the South West, effortlessly evoke the unrivalled... Read more »
Deck Chair

The Mental Health Benefits Of Holidays

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“What we’ve long known anecdotally, we will now prove through authoritative research: travel has a positive effect on health, relationships, business performance and the well-being of communities.” Roger Dow, president and CEO of the US Travel Association. It’s no secret that getting away from it all, even for a couple of days, can do wonders... Read more »

Sign up for an event this World Running Day!

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Celebrate World Running Day (7th June) with us and sign up to take part in one of our mass-participation events! Are you motivated to set yourself a new running challenge? We are currently recruiting for 3 of the world’s most sought after running events. Read about the events below…   Simplyhealth Great North Run –... Read more »
Loop the loop

Dave takes on a loop the loop flying challenge!

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At the weekend, our supporter Dave took on a sky-high challenge in aid of our charity! Let me introduce myself, my name is Dave Parker and I don’t like flying. The day has arrived, its 6am and I haven’t slept a wink. The reason, today is the day I will be doing a loop-the-loop as... Read more »
Holiday Autos

Holiday Autos donate £1 per booking during April sale

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Holiday Autos believe that happier holidays make happier homes and their goal is to provide the best possible holiday experience. We couldn’t agree more! We were naturally delighted when Holiday Autos became a supporter of the Family Holiday Association, and even more so to be benefiting from their April sale (details below). For many British... Read more »

Marc is ready to tackle his 20th London Marathon!

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With the marathon just over a week away, Marc, our team Starfish runner looks back on the past 20 years of running in the London marathon! It’s 6am, Sunday 21st April 1996, and my mate Pete and I are seeking warmth in the waiting room of London Bridge train station. Having been out in town... Read more »
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Nicole is counting down the days until the Virgin Money London Marathon!

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With the London Marathon well and truly in sight, Nicole Hanna, one of our Team Starfish runners gives us an update on how she’s preparing! So I can hardly believe that in just over six weeks time I will be running the London marathon, something I have always dreamt of doing. My interest started many... Read more »

First families of the season to enjoy break this month

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In March, the new holiday season begins and in the first week alone we will be sending 23 families away to enjoy a much-needed break from home. Families will be spending a few quality days together in a caravan at a holiday park by the British seaside. As these families are affected by difficult circumstances,... Read more »

Celebrate Pie Week with Higgidy

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We’ve teamed up with our friends at Higgidy to give one lucky supporter the chance to win a selection box of 8 pies to share with the family. Happy Pie Week! We’re sure that’s not a heading you expected to see as you scrolled through the Family Holiday Association website, but here it is in... Read more »