Press Releases

Collectively agreed nominal pay outcomes in 2014 break with the past

Aug 31, 2015 15:50 BST Eurofound Eurofound publishes its annual ‘Developments in collectively agreed pay’ report

Scandic Hotels shortlisted for European Diversity Award 2015

Aug 31, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel operator in the Nordic region, has been shortlisted for a European Diversity Award in the category “Diversity Team of the Year.” The award ceremony will be held in London on September 30, 2015.

​Worcester stroke survivor tackles 60 mile bike ride for the Stroke Association

Aug 28, 2015 10:30 BST Stroke Association A Worcester stroke survivor will take on the Bristol Bike Ride on Sunday 27 September 2015, alongside 23 friends and family members, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

​Chester-le-Street family goes the extra mile for the Stroke Association

Aug 28, 2015 10:28 BST Stroke Association A Chester-le-Street father will be joined by his family to take on the Morrisons Great North Run on Sunday 13 September 2015, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

​Morpeth stroke survivor goes the extra mile for the Stroke Association

Aug 28, 2015 10:26 BST Stroke Association A mother and stroke survivor from Morpeth will take on the Morrisons Great North Run on Sunday 13 September 2015, to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Scandic to open hotel in New York – and taking along Stockholm’s Hötorget Square

Aug 28, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Or at least temporarily. On September 23, the North Food Festival, a weeklong event dedicated to Nordic cuisine, will kick off in New York’s West Village and Scandic will be on site with its mobile hotel room, Scandic To Go. The room has been redecorated to provide a taste of what Scandic’s big new hotel at Stockholm’s Hötorget Square, Haymarket, will look like when it opens in spring 2016.

Aug 25, 2015 14:08 BST Bury Council A drop-in information session about equipment available to help people who are hard of hearing is held on Monday 7 September.

Tomintoul BALL hosts taster session

Aug 24, 2015 11:09 BST Moray Council Older people in the Tomintoul area are being given the opportunity of a free taster session being hosted by the local Be Active Life Long group in the Richmond Memorial Hall on Wednesday (August 26).

Scandic Hotels finalist in the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015

Aug 20, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic’s successful work within accessibility has yet again attracted global attention as one of the finalists in the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015. The award ceremony will take place at World Travel Market in London on November 4, 2015.

Councillors approve three-year homelessness strategy

Aug 19, 2015 14:10 BST Moray Council A draft homelessness strategy covering the next three years has been approved by Moray councillors.