Press Releases


May 21, 2015 16:09 BST Virgin Trains East Coast Network Rail has informed Virgin Trains East Coast that the planned industrial action for Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 May 2015 has been suspended. Timetable for Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 May 2015 The normal timetabled service will operate Normal ticket restrictions will apply to tickets purchased from 22 May 2015

Free housing offer for teachers

May 21, 2015 13:33 BST Moray Council Moray Council and leading housebuilder Springfield Homes have joined forces to attract new teachers to one of the most beautiful parts of Scotland.

£65k Community Covenant grant boosts schools leadership programme

May 21, 2015 13:33 BST Moray Council Scottish charity SkillForce expands its leadership programmes into primary schools thanks to pro-armed forces grant aid.

Thundering Hooves 2.0 launched

May 21, 2015 13:03 BST VisitScotland Major new study sets out a 10 year strategy to sustain and strengthen Edinburgh's world leading festival city status

​Virgin Trains East Coast to operate a limited service during rail strike – 25/26 May 2015

May 21, 2015 10:45 BST Virgin Trains East Coast ​Virgin Trains East Coast to operate a limited service during rail strike – 25/26 May 2015 -Revised timetable now published-


May 21, 2015 10:30 BST Allianz Insurance ​Allianz Retail has appointed Adam O’Brien to the position of consumer marketing manager.

Keeping up with the Jones’ (or the Kardashians) - made easy!

May 20, 2015 16:57 BST Thirty 30 Media When people asked Gerry and Judy Kennedy how they create stylish, effortless Italian interiors in their stunning home, they only utter one word – Scossa. Those in the know have been visiting Scossa year after year to call upon the guidance of owners Lee Stevenson and Helen Pendlebury to keep one step ahead of their neighbours.

They came, they saw, we prospered

May 20, 2015 10:53 BST VisitScotland VisitScotland Chairman Mike Cantlay responds to the release of the quarterly International Passenger Survey (IPS) tourism statistics by the UK Office of National Statistics (ONS) and the domestic tourism statistics derived from the Great Britain Tourism Survey. He said:

May 20, 2015 09:07 BST SelfieJobs Europe AB ​Apply with a simple ‘like’ and short video pitch in a similar fashion to Tinder. Starting today SelfieJobs is available for jobseekers and companies in UK following success in Germany and Nordics. This means that UK citizens can now apply for jobs across UK and Europe.


May 19, 2015 08:30 BST Allianz Insurance Two thirds of small and medium business leaders are not aware of what Directors & Officers Insurance is, according to new research by Allianz Insurance.