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Scandic’s industry-leading loyalty program sets a new record with 1.5 million members

May 07, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic’s loyalty program, which today is the largest and most popular in the hotel industry, has now gained its 1.5 millionth member. The special member, who will be rewarded with a night in a mobile Scandic To Go hotel room, was honored with flowers on arrival at Scandic Kungens Kurva in Stockholm on Wednesday evening.

The UK’s Most Unfaithful Constituencies Revealed

May 06, 2015 14:53 BST

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Boudicca to commence cruise season from Rosyth in Summer 2015

May 06, 2015 12:04 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines ​Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 880-guest ship Boudicca is due to commence her cruise season from Rosyth on 1st June 2015, with a seven-night ‘Norwegian Fjords’ sailing. In all, Fred. Olsen is offering six cruises from Rosyth aboard Boudicca in 2015 – an increase of two turnaround calls since 2014. In addition, Fred. Olsen will be setting sail on seven unique cruises from Rosyth in 2016, including...

Scandic to build new hotel at Norway’s biggest exhibition center in Lilleström

May 06, 2015 07:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel operator in the Nordic countries, will open a new hotel in 2018 – Scandic Portalen – at Norway’s largest congress center, Norway Trade Fairs, in Lilleström. Lilleström is one of Norway’s most important hubs for business travel and the only stop on the train line between the airport and Oslo Central Station.

Helvar and Fagerhult develop personal, wireless lighting control solution together

May 05, 2015 13:46 BST Fagerhult ​Wouldn’t it be wonderful to have the lighting exactly the way you want it, a light that adapts to your needs and personal preferences? Now you can! You can create your own personal lighting solution, which mimics daylight, saves energy and energises you at the same time.

Labour takes 63 per cent lead...when it comes to digging into a cheese sandwich

May 05, 2015 13:37 BST Arla Foods As the election campaign peaks, new research commissioned by Arla Foods UK as part of a campaign to promote the value of buying British for the UK dairy sector, finds that the British parliamentary candidates are reaching for the nostalgic cheddar cheese sandwich to keep hunger at bay with 77 per cent having tucked into one in the last month.

Set sail from Southampton on a relaxing Braemar ‘River Cruise’ with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines in 2016

May 05, 2015 11:49 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines From May to Nov 2016 Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ 929-guest ship Braemar will – for the first time ever – be based in Southampton for a six-month cruise season. Due to Braemar’s shorter and shallower draft, Fred. Olsen is able to offer a series of ‘River Cruises’ in 2016 to destinations including Seville in Spain and Rouen in France, where the ship can cruise right into the heart of destinations.

Preston Station treated to splash of style as Best of Britannia heads North

May 05, 2015 08:00 BST Virgin Trains Preston Station will be treated to a splash of style next week as the city plays host to a major UK brand exhibition. Virgin Trains, which manages the station, is partnering with Best of Britannia to give station users a taste of the iconic and upcoming designs featuring in the show.

Paralympian joins Vision Express to urge UK to protect eyes from harmful UV rays this summer

May 04, 2015 09:10 BST Vision Express Elite swimmer Harriet Lee gives her eye protection tips ahead of National Sun Awareness Week

Legend Press Launches ‘Take a Legend Home’ Campaign with Virgin

May 01, 2015 17:00 BST Virgin Trains The second promotion the award-winning independent publisher has run with Virgin will include themed promotions at Virgin Trains’ stations, giveaways and a social media competition to win a signed book by Virgin founder Richard Branson.