Established in 2008, we are an independent travel agency based in Halifax, West Yorkshire.
Meet The Team
Describe yourself in three words: Rugby, Rugby and Fishing
Travelled to: There is still a few gaps in the map. Otherwise pretty much everywhere
How long have you worked in travel: Since I had brown hair
Favourite food: Anything off the BBQ
Favourite Destination: New Zealand
Travel wish list: Cartagena, Galapagos and Mongolia
Which Disney character would you be: Dopey
Top tip for customers: Patience is really important when travelling or learn the word for beer in every language.
Describe yourself in three words: Bossy, demonstrative, practical
Travelled to: Las Vegas/LA, Florida, Sri Lanka, France, Rhodes, Kos, Balearics, Canaries, Dubai, Australia, Portugal, Mainland Spain, Turkey, Northern Cyprus, Tunisia, Djerba, Kuala Lumper, Borneo, Dubai, Jersey, Malta
How long have you worked in travel: I started in travel in 1996 and have been with Pure Travel since the start in 2008
Favourite food: Steak and Chips
Favourite Destination: Las Vegas
Travel wish list: Maldives, Canada and Iceland
Which Disney character would you be: Belle
Top tip for customers: Book early to get the best deals and make sure your passport is valid before booking !!
Describe yourself in three words: Cautious, Metathesiophobic, Reliable
Travelled to: Italy, Portugal, Kefalonia, Rhodes, Kos, Canaries, Sicily, Bangkok, Cyprus, Tunisia, St Lucia, Kenya, Dominican Republic, Grand Cayman, Egypt, Barbados ,Majorca, Menorca ,Spain, Bulgaria
How long have you worked in travel: 28 years
Favourite food: Anything Italian
Favourite Destination: Italy and Portugal
Travel wish list: New Orleans and the Amazon
Which Disney character would you be: Snow White
Top tip for customers: Put your room number and hotel address in your phone.
Describe yourself in three words: Fun, friendly, loyal
Travelled to: Ireland, Jersey, mainland Spain, Balearics and Canaries,, Paris, Italy- Venice, Rome, Florence, Greece, Cyprus(got married in Paphos), Turkey, Malta, Portugal, Tunisia, Marrakesh, Gambia, Luxor, Dubai, Florida, Miami, Florida Keys, St Petersburg, Fort Lauderdale, Niagara, San Diego, Los Angeles, San Fran, Las Vegas, Cuba, Jamaica and a few cruises
How long have you worked in travel: Started as a trainee in 1990, been with Pure Travel since 2014
Favourite food: There’s a few but Mexican and Indian win!
Favourite Destination: San Francisco
Travel wish list: Alaskan Cruise, New York and Mauritius/Seychelles
Which Disney character would you be: Cinderella
Top tip for customers: Be open with your destination and let us chose your dream holiday!
Describe yourself in three words: Positive. determined. cheerful.
Travelled to: Jersey. France. Majorca. Mainland Spain. Gran Canary, Lanzarote. Tenerife. Fuerteventura. Amsterdam. Niagara falls. Toronto. Barbados.
How long have you worked in travel: I started in travel in 2016 at Co-op and Thomas cook, then moved to Pure Travel in 2017.
Favourite food: My Fave food is Chinese at the moment.
Favourite Destination: Barbados
Travel wish list: I would love to stay on a Ranch in Texas or a water villa in the Maldives. It’s a hard choice!
Which Disney character would you be: I would most like to be would be Elsa from Frozen.
Top tip for customers: Adventures are the best way to learn. Fulfil your dreams and travel to your hearts content.
Describe yourself in three words: Adventurous, sociable, perserverant
Travelled to: Florida, Cuba, Jamaica, Canada, Thailand, Spain, Amsterdam, Dublin, Disneyland Paris, Austria (Ski), Italy (Ski)
How long have you worked in travel: 7 years, inclusive of a 2 year apprenticeship
Favourite food: Burgers!
Favourite Destination: Florida
Travel wish list: Bahamas, Bora Bora, Zermatt
Which Disney character would you be: Captain Jack Sparrow
Top tip for customers: Scan your important travel documents to your email address.
Custom Travel Experiences
Pure Travel is a trading name of The Co-op Consortium which is part of The Midcounties Co-operative Limited.
Registered in England and Wales with registered number IP19025R.
Registered Office: Co-operative House, Warwick Technology Park, Gallows Hill, Warwick, CV34 6DA. Vat No. 862817892.
Head Office: The Waterfront, 62 Wolverhampton Street, Walsall, WS2 8DD.
At Pure Travel, we pride ourselves on giving each and every customer the best service possible. We like to make sure each customer is happy with the holiday they have planned, and any questions or concerns are answered before the holiday is booked, so our experienced team are on hand in our Halifax office Monday to Saturday to give advice, listen to your needs, and find you the best deal. Why not call in to discuss your holiday plans and see how much you could save, or get in touch and we can explore how we can help.
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