So here’s a retro look back at the company which has backed charity, supported North East pantos and festivals, and been a boost to causes all over the region since the 1980s.
We’ve got 25 photos of Hays Travel at its Wearside,South Tyneside, Hartlepool and County Durham best for you to enjoy.
So take a look and see if these scenes bring back memories.
5. Supporting a hospice in 2003
More than £1,000 was raised to go to St Clare's Hospice in South Shields in 2003. Recognise anyone in the picture?
6. Backing the panto in 2009
Hays Travel sponsored the 2009 pantomime at the Customs House in South Shields.
7. Back to 2013
Hay's Travel staff are pictured with some of the great donations they made to the Sunderland Echo's Christmas Toy Appeal in 2013.
Photo: Picture by Peter Berry
8. In the saddle for charity
These Hays Travel Houghton branch staff got on their bikes last year to raise money for the Cheesy Waffles Project which works to provide enriching activities for people with additional needs.
Photo: Tim Richardson