Countrywide Holidays (0161-224 2855): August 27, seven-night guided walking holiday based at Llanfairfechan in North Wales, pounds 168.

Something Special (01992 552231): 29 August, Gatwick-Corfu, seven nights self-catering, pounds 274 per person in a party of four.

Travel Club of Upminster (01708 225000): 30 August, Gatwick-Western Crete (Tavronitis), one week self-catering, pounds 328.

Stena Sealink Holidays (01233 647033): until 2 September, Harwich-Hook of Holland ferry, plus two nights accommodation at the Mercure Hotel at Efteling and admission to the Efteling theme park, pounds 73 per person for two adults and two children sharing.

Lunn Poly (01203 225888): 5 September, Gatwick-Costa Dorada, seven nights self-catering, pounds 189.