Press Releases

Drive a 503 PS Volkswagen GTI at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Jun 13, 2014 11:43 BST Volkswagen UK Volkswagen is gearing up to join thousands of automotive fans at the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed on 26-29 June. The Festival, dubbed the ‘largest motoring garden party in the world’ is a unique weekend that brings together cars, stars and motor sport ‘royalty’ to create a celebration of all things automotive.

Jun 13, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland

SkiStar Åre: Åre to host the Alpine World Ski Championships in 2019

Jun 12, 2014 14:38 BST SkiStar AB On 5 June 2014 at the International Ski Federation, FIS, congress in Barcelona, Swedish resort Åre was elected to host the 2019 Alpine World Ski Championships. Åre, most recently hosting the WSC in 2007 was elected with the narrowest possible margin: 9 votes against 8 for the sole competitor, Italian Cortina d’Ampezzo.

Walkers Enjoy Fun in the Sun as Breast Cancer Walk Raises Funds for Local Charity.

Jun 11, 2014 09:10 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council

Jun 10, 2014 16:42 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council To celebrate a summer of football, The FA and Mars have teamed up to offer FREE Just Play kickabouts to adults up and down the country, and the Ladies only session at Shobnall Leisure Complex on Monday evenings between 7pm – 8pm is one of these sessions.

La bella Italia: VW's Ogier wins fourth rally of the WRC season

Jun 09, 2014 10:28 BST Volkswagen UK ► Rally Italy produces WRC victory number 20 for Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia ► Volkswagen and Ogier lead at the halfway point – tenth win in a row ► Latvala/Anttila third, Mikkelsen/Fløene fourth

Bury Leisure commended by leading quality scheme

Jun 06, 2014 10:35 BST Bury Council Bury Leisure’s three centres have passed a tough assessment from Sport England’s leading national quality scheme, Quest.

Fun, Free Summer Cycling In East Staffordshire with Sky Ride Local

Jun 05, 2014 09:13 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Summer is just about here – and with it comes British Cycling’s Sky Ride Local programme in East Staffordshire. On Sunday 1st June the popular cycling programme kicked off with a ride from Shobnall Leisure Complex to Burton Albion and back. The rides, which are guided by trained British Cycling ride leaders, will take place all over East Staffordshire throughout the summer.

Don’t fall foul of footie festival fatigue, AXA PPP healthcare warns business leaders

Jun 04, 2014 10:35 BST AXA PPP healthcare Late nights and lack of sleep do productivity no favours, new research from AXA PPP healthcare has revealed.

TeXtreme® enters racquetball through the Ektelon brand

Jun 02, 2014 07:53 BST Oxeon AB Ektelon, Inc. is an American manufacturer of equipment for racquetball. In their new product line they have five models reinforced by TeXtreme® resulting in improved strength and torsional stability.