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Happy Holidays Start With The JollyDays Team!


derekDerek - Founder and Partner in JollyDays. Derek is an experienced tour leader for adults with learning disabilities; he aims to provide each holidaymaker with a happy, memorable and new experience.

colinColin - Partner in JollyDays. Colin has a very caring nature and loves sport and travel. His experience of holidaymaking over many years, developed when raising his three sons, makes him the perfect tour leader.

Darren & Marguerite - Husband & wife team! Darren is an enthusiastic guy who just loves to keep fit & Marguerite is currently active in being in charge of a home for the elderly, in between helping you to have a fab holiday.

colinLesley - Phil introduced his big sister Lesley to us and after having an experienced a JollyDays holiday she was hooked and has now become a regular team member. Lesley is a beauty therapist, loves walking, cooking and baking cakes.

colinAse - Combines with her duties as a theatre nurse. Being born in Stockholm, Ase was the perfect guide for our ABBA holiday and is now our newest recruits. In her spare time she competes in Ironman triathlons.

patIsobel - Isobel is a very valuable member of our team. You can count on her to being the first and last on the dance floor. Expect to see her regularly throughout the year. When not working with JollyDays, you will find her supporting adults with LD at her local day centres!

fayeSteve & Michaela - Enthusiastic husband and wife team who have lived and worked abroad and now firm favourites of your JollyDays team. Formerly they had been raising funds for air-ambulances in the north of the country. Outside of JollyDays they are “Shared Lives” carers!

KarenJess - Another of our new continental team. Jess loves skiing when home in Switzerland during the winter. Back on level ground she is our full time office assistant doing a fab job in all aspects, including photographs, Facebook & our BLOG.

JimCandy - Candy will not only pick you up but she also joins in with the fun of being with you to help share your great holiday experiences. When not working for JollyDays, you will find her at her nursing duties!

RoniJohn - Salt of the earth, a Yorkshire man who will remind you that he is from “God’s country”! A truly lovely guy, who will help you have fun on your holiday. John will also ensure that you don’t miss your holiday as he acts as a regular courier.

RoniTini - Tini is a fantastic, multi lingual member with a background in outdoor pursuits. In her spare time creating wonderful jewellery back home in Germany. Always has broad smile and limitless energy.

RoniWendy - A lively and energetic member of our support team; Wendy is a former Learning Support Assistant. She loves outdoor activities.

RoniNetty - A fantastic addition to the JollyDays Team; Not only is she loving being a JollyDays team member, but she also makes exceedingly good cakes.

Donna - One of our latest recruits. Another fantastic and supportive member who also juggles working for JollyDays with her duties at her local day centre supporting adults with a LD!

Midi - You will see Midi on our holidays during the school holidays, as he teaches at a special needs school. He will also pick you up for your holiday!

RoniLindsey - Is in the office and doing a great job at answering all your questions and getting the paper work to you without a hitch!

RoniFaye - Experienced at outdoor activity and formerly a Montessori assistant; Faye has assisted on a number of our supported holidays. She is available during school holidays. Faye currently is training to become a school teacher and works one to one as a TA to a young Autistic child.

RoniJon - A solid member of the JollyDays team. He is a former special needs teacher and has boxed for England in his youth. Jon will pick you up from your door and deliver you but will also be helping on some holidays throughout the year.

RoniRoger - Having recently retired from teaching at a local special needs school, he joined the team firstly as a driver and since has become a valid member helping to run holidays. Roger is a keen cyclist.

Our experienced and friendly team of drivers...

Roni Steve




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