Press Releases

SkiStar AB: Growing interest in summer holidays in the Swedish and Norwegian mountains

Jun 19, 2014 13:42 BST SkiStar AB The possibility to spend time together on an active holiday attracts many guests to the Swedish and Norwegian mountains also in the summer. The wide and varied offerings of activities such as lift-assisted hiking and biking, exciting events and challenging competitions for all levels provide for fun for everyone.

Popular Riverside Walk to be Extended

Jun 19, 2014 11:09 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Stapenhill Parish Council supported by the Neighbourhood Team from East Staffs Borough Council has completed the first phase of a long hoped for project to extend a popular riverside walk in Waterside Stapenhill.

Jun 19, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland A cast of 100 supporters of The 2014 Ryder Cup today marked 100 Days To Go until the event begins with a special 360-degree photograph

The Thule Group continues its strategic direction to focus on Sports and Outdoor by spinning off its towbar business

Jun 18, 2014 09:21 BST Thule Group Malmö 18 June, 2014. Thule Group's Board of Directors has instructed the Company's management to prepare an external sales of the companies towbar business. The first step is through a spin-off of the Business Area towbar from the company’s main business within the Sports and Outdoor sector. London-based Rotschild has been selected as advisor for the planned external sales.

“The Perfect Getaway” Contest Winner Announced

Jun 17, 2014 15:43 BST Thule Group Arthur Bacchus from South Africa has been named the winner of Thule´s European photo competition The Perfect Getaway. The Perfect Getaway is a competition designed for bike lovers of all types to compete with their most inspirational bike pictures in relation to “what inspires you just to get away”.

Building Work Starts To Transform Uttoxeter Leisure Centre Redevelopment

Jun 17, 2014 10:57 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Building work is now well underway to transform the redevelopment of Uttoxeter Leisure Centre. As the rebuilding work gathers pace, this is offering residents a first glimpse into how the new facility will look upon completion.

Jun 16, 2014 17:44 BST Poppy-PR Nottingham is set to welcome an influx of professional footballers this June, as a world class sports performance agency prepares to host out of season conditioning programmes.

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.