Press Releases

Record interest from Europe to contribute to the political programme of EuroPride 2014

Mar 26, 2014 07:28 GMT Oslo Pride “There is a record interest from Europe to contribute to the political programme of EuroPride 2014,” says Kathrine Veland, the manager of Pride House.

Call for volunteers

Mar 20, 2014 10:22 GMT Oslo Pride Today the volunteer manager of Oslo Pride, Bård André Bendiksen, calls on all old and new volunteers to sign up for EuroPride 2014 in Oslo.

Emirates opens route to Norway

Mar 13, 2014 14:46 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS Emirates will start operating flights directly to and from Oslo Airport on Tuesday, 2 September this year. “This is one of the fastest-growing airlines in the world and we have been working to get this service in place for a long time,” says Nic. Nilsen, managing director of Oslo Airport.

SkiStar Åre: Ski until the 4th of May

Feb 27, 2014 10:58 GMT SkiStar AB In a few days March will be here and the hours of daylight in the Swedish mountains keep adding up. And there are many weeks of great skiing left as SkiStar Åre keeps on running the winter season until 4 May. Spring in Åre is also packed with major events including JOI, Red Bull Home Run, Skutskjutet and Freeride.

Halfway to doubling our size – and right on track

Feb 27, 2014 10:00 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS (Gardermoen, 27 February 2014) After breaking ground in 2011, construction of the new departures and arrivals hall, new railway station and new pier has reached the halfway mark. When the expansion project is completed in April 2017, the capacity of Oslo Airport will rise to 28 million passengers, compared with the current 23 million.

Feb 26, 2014 00:00 GMT VisitScotland Scottish snowsport centres hope to capitalise on Winter Olympics effect

Feb 25, 2014 15:31 GMT SkiStar AB Sales of off-piste safety equipment are booming but the knowledge and skills at using the gear do not always match the quality of the avalanche pack. In an effort to remedy this, Hemsedal Skisenter is now offering a free training arena for the use of avalanche search equipment.

Feb 22, 2014 09:00 GMT VistaBee It’s not often that one gets the opportunity to sample a whisky so rare and with so much history as Alasdair Day’s over 100 year old Tweeddale blend. When his great grandfather, Richard Day retired, the families whisky operation was wound down just before the 2nd world war.

The Great Escape - Have You Planned Yours?

Feb 04, 2014 11:16 GMT London Midland This half-term you can enjoy a mini Great Escape for £15 anywhere across the London Midland network.

Jan 23, 2014 00:00 GMT VisitScotland