Press Releases

Life After Stroke Award winners announced

Jun 16, 2014 09:00 BST Stroke Association Celebrities pay tribute to the work of stroke survivors, carers, volunteers and health professionals

Jun 13, 2014 13:34 BST Keltic Clothing On June 11-13 author Dan Abelow is having a rare “free giveaway” of his new book, “Imagine a New Future: Creating Greatness for All.”

Max Zachs and the minister for Equality and Social Inclusion opens EuroPride 2014

Jun 13, 2014 09:38 BST Oslo Pride Max Zachs, one of Britiains most well known Trans people, known from the British TV series "My Transsexual Summer" headlines the official opening of EuroPride 2014 in Oslo, Norway. At the official opening Zachs will be accompanied by Norway’s minister for Equality and Social Inclusion, Solveig Horne (in the picture), from the populist Progress party (Frp).

Jun 13, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland TV star officially opens new VisitScotland Information Centre

Stars sparkle for Stroke Awards

Jun 12, 2014 15:13 BST Stroke Association Karren Brady, patron of The Stroke Association’s Life After Stroke Awards joined iconic British actor Christopher Biggins and a host of other celebrities for the charity’s star-studded event.

Macclesfield musician scoops major stroke award

Jun 12, 2014 09:00 BST Stroke Association Pieter Egriega, a stroke survivor from Macclesfield, has won a 2014 Life After Stroke Award from the Stroke Association for using his artistic talents to help change the lives of people who are recovering from stroke.

Continued growth in air traffic as passenger numbers increase in May

Jun 12, 2014 08:00 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS International traffic increased by 3.7 % in May compared to May last year, while domestic traffic experienced a growth of 1.5 %.

Sverre Fehn’s Venice pavilion drawings to be shown for the first time

Jun 12, 2014 07:14 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway Sverre Fehn’s original drawings for the Nordic Pavilion in Venice will be presented alongside Ferruzzi’s gorgeous black-and-white photographs of the building. The exhibition Venice: Fehn’s Nordic Pavilion will be on display 20 June–31 December 2014 at the National Museum – Architecture.

Jun 12, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland New film good news for Perthshire

Patricia Parra Joins Shazam as Chief Marketing Officer

Jun 11, 2014 14:10 BST Shazam Shazam® today announced that Patricia Parra has joined the company as its Chief Marketing Officer and will report to the CEO, Rich Riley. As CMO, Parra will drive the brand vision, craft the marketing and communications strategies and lead the overall marketing function for the company.