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HSMAI European Awards 2013 - Scandic Hotels wins prize for its online check-out solution

Feb 06, 2014 14:38 GMT Scandic Hotels In association with Hospitality Technology Europe, HSMAI Europe has announced the first ever Top 20 extraordinary minds in sales, marketing and technology across Europe. Scandic is the winner in the category “The digital winner” for its online check-out solution.

Borough Marks Holocaust Memorial Day

Jan 29, 2014 10:24 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Representatives of Rochdale Multi Faith Partnership and Rochdale Borough Council led the borough’s Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations at a special ceremony on Monday, 27 January.

InstructAbility graduates to support spinal injury patients to get active

Jan 28, 2014 09:36 GMT Aspire The spinal injury charity, Aspire, celebrates as WheelPower appoints InstructAbility graduates as Physical Activity Advisors at the Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre in Salisbury and The London Spinal Injuries Centre in Stanmore.

Borough to Mark Holocaust Memorial Day

Jan 23, 2014 13:08 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Representatives of Rochdale Multi Faith Partnership and Rochdale Borough Council are to lead the borough’s Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations at a special ceremony on Monday, 27 January, which is open to the public.

Scandic Continental changes its name to Scandic Park

Jan 16, 2014 09:59 GMT Scandic Hotels The extensive renewal of Scandic Continental hotel, situated near the Helsinki city centre, has reached a stage where the hotel is opening half of its rooms with a completely new look. The hotel will also change its name to Scandic Park. The renovation of the biggest hotel in Finland will be complete by the beginning of 2015.

New accessible temporary home for people with Spinal Cord Injury in Chatham

Dec 19, 2013 08:45 GMT Aspire Aspire, a leading charity supporting people paralysed by Spinal Cord Injury, will be launching a new Aspire house in Chatham in partnership with Southern Housing Group, one of southern England's largest housing associations, owning and managing 26,000 homes for more than 66,000 residents, on Friday 10th January 2013 at 2.00pm.

Scandic wins Swedish Enterprise Award for its hotels in Germany

Dec 17, 2013 07:55 GMT Scandic Hotels The Scandic Group has received yet more recognition for its hotel business in Germany in the form of the annual Swedish Enterprise Award, which is given to Swedish companies with operations in Germany. The aim of the award is to strengthen German-Swedish business ties and it is issued jointly by the Embassy of Sweden, the Swedish Chamber of Commerce and Business Sweden.

Mission Accessible: Blue Badge Style Features In The Good Food Guide

Dec 06, 2013 12:29 GMT Blue Badge Style Blue Badge Style founder, Fiona Jarvis, has been interviewed by the UK's leading restaurant guide, The Good Food Guide. In the interview, published to coincide with International Day of People with Disability, Fiona talked about the bugbears of less able diners, the ways to improve accessibility in restaurants and the aims of Blue Badge Style.

Scandic first in the world to offer everyone interactive web training on disabilities

Dec 02, 2013 14:00 GMT Scandic Hotels Ensuring the same high level of service for all guests, whether or not they have a disability, is an important goal for Scandic, but what exactly is the best way of serving a blind guest, for example, and what is the most important thing to do when a guest with a hearing impairment comes into reception? Scandic is launching wide-ranging interactive training on disabilities, open to everyone.

GB Men’s Hockey Squad train at Aspire National Training Centre

Dec 02, 2013 10:10 GMT Aspire Aspire National Training Centre (ANTC) in Stanmore has been delighted to host the Great Britain men’s indoor hockey squad for two training sessions on 2nd December and 9th December.