Press Releases

“Go Epic with Thule” Contest Winner Announced

Dec 17, 2013 08:30 GMT Thule Group Kite surfer, Matthew Elsasser, from the United States, has been named the winner of Thule’s video competition “Go Epic with Thule”. As the winner of the competition, Matthew Elsasser, will have the joy and honor to be the next sidekick to Thule Crew member and professional kite surfer Niccolo Porcella in his next video.

£100k contracts surge for Acutec

Dec 16, 2013 17:50 GMT UK IT Association Trio of deals for Coleshill-based firm which specialises in managed IT services to software and web development

Merry Christmas from blueprint.tv xxx

Dec 16, 2013 15:26 GMT blueprint.tv Merry Christmas from blueprint.tv xxx

Thule Adventure Team - Winners of the Adventure Racing World Championships in Costa Rica 2013

Dec 13, 2013 14:58 GMT Thule Group The 2013 World Championships of Adventure Racing took place in Costa Rica this past week and is known as one of the toughest races in the history of adventure racing. The race consisted of 13 stages and was spread over more than 800 km of inaccessible wilderness with lethal animals, such as crocodiles, snakes and spiders.

Dec 12, 2013 16:36 GMT Stena Line NORTHERN IRELAND’S leading ferry company is celebrating the gift of giving this Christmas by asking people to nominate a special person to receive one of six return ferry trips by car on any of its Irish Sea routes, with all the trimmings, absolutely free.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines extends a warm welcome to solo travellers with attractive offers in its 2014/15 ‘Solo Cruising’ campaign

Dec 11, 2013 14:35 GMT Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines – voted as ‘the line most committed to keeping the solo traveller happy’ by cruise experts at influential consumer website Cruise Critic in its ‘Editors' Picks Awards 2011’ – has launched a new ‘Solo Cruising’ brochure, offering significant discounts to solo travellers on a selection of 38 exciting singles cruises in 2014/15, valid on bookings up to 28th February 2014.

ALLIANZ GROUP NAMES UK BRAND DIRECTOR

Dec 11, 2013 09:52 GMT Allianz Insurance Allianz has appointed David Radford to the newly created role of brand director, UK, as part of its ongoing commitment to making Allianz a household name in the UK.

Thule Motion 800 and Thule Excellence XT are Once Again Highest Ranked in Major German Roof Box Tests

Dec 10, 2013 09:00 GMT Thule Group The German motor organization ADAC and the automotive magazine auto motor und sport conducts tests on roof boxes in time for the winter season. Two Thule models were highest ranked in both tests. ADAC nominated the Thule Motion 800 as “best box” and auto motor und sport chose the Thule Excellence XT as the “best product”.

Thule Adventure Team World Champions Once Again!

Dec 09, 2013 20:54 GMT Thule Group After seven days – Thule Adventure Team crossed the finish line as Winners in one of the hardest Adventure Racing World Championships ever. This is the second time Thule Adventure Team wins the title. Last time was 2011.

Money laundering lorry driver jailed

Dec 09, 2013 18:09 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A lorry driver from Cloughoge, Newry, Northern Ireland, who was found with bundles of £20 notes hidden in his cab, has been jailed for laundering nearly £200,000 in criminal cash.