Big Planet Travel was set up in 2017 by Paul Harrison, an experienced journalist who has been writing for and editing newspapers and their websites for more than 25 years.

He spent 16 years with the Manchester Evening News group where he was editor of more than a dozen of their newspapers including the Stockport Express and the Rochdale Observer, the two flagship weekly titles.

When he left in October 2015, he was the Greater Manchester Editor and Head of Digital for the weekly titles.

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He now runs Paul Harrison Media, Big Planet Travel and South Manchester News, a news site that reached over 60,000 people in 2016.

Paul specialises in business and travel writing – with a special interest in skiing, golf and family holidays – and media training.

His travel reviews from the UK and across Europe have appeared in many regional newspaper and on their websites including the Manchester Evening News, Newcastle Chronicle, Liverpool Echo, Birmingham Post, South Wales Echo and the Nottingham Post.

His work has also appeared in lifestyle publication Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire Exclusive Magazine.

Paul also works for BBC Sport Online and has previously worked for Metro and Mirror Online.

Work with Big Planet Travel

Big Planet is a travel news and reviews website that is open to all – we are looking for travel writers, tourist boards and people in travel PR to send us news and reviews.

In the past few years, Paul has worked with Crystal Ski Holidays and Vanessa Fisher PR – fill in the form below to make contact.