Press Releases

Thule is increasing its environmental commitment through the membership in EOCA, European Outdoor Conservation Association

Jul 15, 2014 10:57 BST Thule Group Thule Group has actively fostered and been involved in the core values of sustainability and the environment since it was founded over 70 years ago. Through the membership in EOCA Thule increase the engagement and further cooperation with a large number of other actors in the outdoor, sports and leisure industry to preserve sensitive natural areas and ecosystems.

Jul 11, 2014 16:05 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council will be providing an opportunity for all children and their families to come out and play for free.

Jul 11, 2014 15:20 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council’s D.A.S.H summer holiday brochure is out now and is packed full of exciting activities to keep the children entertained this summer holiday.

Thule receives the prestigious OutDoor Industry Award for the new sport stroller Thule Glide

Jul 11, 2014 13:25 BST Thule Group Thule Glide sports stroller is one of the new products presented by Thule at this year’s Outdoor show in Friedrichshafen, Germany, and it has been awarded with the coveted OutDoor Industry Award.

Thule announces the feature-rich and lightweight sports stroller, Thule Glide

Jul 11, 2014 13:24 BST Thule Group Thule Glide is a high performance sports stroller with a lightweight aerodynamic design that allows you to get the most out of your run or stroll, on any terrain. It is one of the lightest in the category, yet extremely stable and filled with smart functions. Thule Glide is part of the Thule product category designed specifically for active parents - Active with Kids.

Every goal counts: VW makes UNESCO Foundation donation

Jul 11, 2014 12:27 BST Volkswagen UK As the partner of six national soccer teams, the Volkswagen brand is donating 1,000 Euro for each goal scored by its partner teams in Brazil to the UNESCO Foundation – Education for Children in Need. Under the motto of “Goals for Good”, the total amount accumulated to date for a charitable project is currently 43,000 Euro.

Thule Technical Backpacks – A new breed of innovative backpacks with a truly perfect fit

Jul 10, 2014 09:00 BST Thule Group Thule Technical Backpacks series has that typical smart solutions design that Thule is known for. Thule’s brand promise of “Bring your Life” could not be more appropriate for this new range of Technical Backpacks. The dynamic pack adjustments and fast fit are just a few of the innovative features that make Thule put a firm mark on the hiking scene with these backpacks.

Thule present its entire outdoor sports range, including a brand new product category, at this year´s Outdoor show in Friedrichshafen, 10 – 13 July

Jul 08, 2014 16:01 BST Thule Group Thule has, over the last couple of years, reinforced its position as a leading company in the outdoor segment by presenting several new products and product categories for an active outdoor life. At this year´s Outdoor Show in Friedrichshafen, Germany, Thule will present a number of new products to show its dedication to making it easier to spend more time outdoors.

‘Amazing day’ - Tens of thousands watch Tour de France in Littleborough

Jul 07, 2014 14:54 BST Rochdale Borough Council A usually quiet corner of the borough was transformed into a major visitor attraction this weekend as thousands packed the roads and moorland by Blackstone Edge Reservoir to watch the Tour de France on Sunday.

Swimmer Holly Hibbott from Southport receives £2,000 SportsAid Award from Elton John

Jul 04, 2014 16:42 BST SportsAid Concert inspired by London 2012 raises more than £300,000 to support aspiring British athletes hoping to compete at the Olympic or Paralympic Games. Holly becomes one of the first five SportsAid athletes to benefit from the fund after receiving a £2,000 cheque from Sir Elton John CBE at the event.