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 »

Easter Fundraising Ideas

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The days are getting lighter, the daffodils are beginning to make an appearance and we all have a new-found spring in our step which means Easter is just around the corner! Easter is an egg-cellent time to leap into action and take part in some fantastic fundraising activities. Have a look at our suggestions below:... 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 »
Virgin Money London Marathon Tamara

Tamara takes on the Virgin Money London Marathon!

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The countdown has begun and with less than ten weeks to go, Tamara Edwards, one of our Team Starfish runners at this year’s Virgin Money London Marathon gives us her thoughts on taking on the big challenge. Hi Everyone, My name is Tamara Edwards and I have been working at TUI UK & Ireland for 2 and... Read more »
No stopping me

No stopping me!

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How are all those new year, new you plans working out? Having entered the Virgin Money London Marathon I feel like I’ve set myself enough challenges for one year (or two, or three) and a challenge it really is. Having literally done no running at all before signing up, it’s definitely been hard to push... Read more »
Peter Long

Family Holidays: A Priority Not a Privilege

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The following post was originally published on the Huffington Post in August 2015 as part of the charity’s 40th Anniversary activities. Peter Long is currently Chairman of Royal Mail, Chairman of Countrywide, a member of the Supervisory Board for TUI Group and President of the Family Holiday Association. I have vivid memories of being a child... Read more »