Press Releases


Feb 26, 2015 15:06 GMT VisitScotland VisitScotland set to support two major Scottish Borders Mountain Biking events

New drug treatment could offer stroke survivors better outcomes

Feb 26, 2015 08:00 GMT Stroke Association Stroke Association-funded research has promising results which could lead to a new drug treatment

Wilde Thyme at Glenturret Celebrates Official Opening with Taste Our Best Award

Feb 25, 2015 10:17 GMT VisitScotland Wilde Thyme at Glenturret, an exciting new partnership, has officially opened its doors,

Don’t miss the boat!

Feb 25, 2015 00:01 GMT VisitScotland New VisitScotland campaign aims to encourage people to take a break on Scotland’s islands

Feb 24, 2015 21:05 GMT Centre for Holistic Health ​Research for Acupuncture Awareness Week shows Edinburgh stress levels are on the increase. The study by the British Acupuncture Council to mark 'Acupuncture Awareness Week' shows that over half of Edinburgh respondents are more stressed now than ten years ago but are turning to junk food and booze in a bid to make themselves feel better.

Join the Glasgow set-jet

Feb 24, 2015 11:42 GMT VisitScotland ​Glasgow Film Festival visitors are being encouraged to make the most of their stay by taking in some of the city’s attractions and doing some ‘set-jetting’ at its many movie sites.

​Vision Express Store in Annan Officially Opened by Local Eye Cancer Survivor

Feb 24, 2015 11:29 GMT Vision Express An eye cancer survivor was guest of honour at the official opening of the ​Vision Express store in the High Street, Annan, on Saturday. Linda Mattinson, from Carlisle, cut the ribbon to open the store’s refurbished eye health facilities.

4C Strategies sponsor a safer Sweden with non-profit organisation

Feb 24, 2015 09:19 GMT 4C Strategies 4C Strategies are pleased to announce that we have become a partner organization with the largest foundation for night patrols in Sweden, The foundation consists of more than 200 groups, located all over Sweden, with 26 000 volunteers that patrol communities during the night in order to contribute to a safer society.

Feb 23, 2015 11:26 GMT Allianz Insurance With the new smoking ban for motorists set to come into effect from October, Allianz Insurance has found that almost half (47%) of drivers who smoke admit that they have been distracted by smoking behind the wheel.

Risk Management in space - 4C Strategies host Swedish astronaut Christer Fuglesang

Feb 20, 2015 14:21 GMT 4C Strategies Christer Fuglesang, the only Swedish astronaut to date visited Exobar, a repeat event organised by 4C Strategies, on the 19th of February to give a presentation on systematic risk management. The event was attended by leading risk managers from the Swedish public and private sector.