Press Releases

Middlesbrough man to represent Team GB at Winter Olympics

Feb 04, 2014 13:34 GMT RAF Careers Team GB have announced their 2014 Winter Olympic Bobsleigh Team and the RAF's Senior Aircraftman (SAC) John Baines from Middlesbrough has been selected.

RAF Icemen selected for 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi

Feb 03, 2014 15:23 GMT RAF Careers Two Royal Air Force airmen have praised the service after they qualified to represent Team GB at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

Google Glass will revolutionise how we buy houses [VIDEO]

Feb 02, 2014 15:32 GMT VistaBee Google Glass will revolutionise how we buy houses, VistaBee's Steve Reilly teamed up with property journalist Natasha Higgins in London's fashionable South Kensington to make the worlds first Glass on Glass video.

Jan 31, 2014 16:30 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre A Rhondda social enterprise has launched a new third generation FIFA graded football pitch at its ground in Clydach Vale today (Friday 31st January). The pitch was launched by Welsh Government Minister for Sports and Culture John Griffiths AM and Councillor Robert Bevan of Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council in a ceremony attended by the Assembly Member for Rhondda, Leighton Andrews.

Free fitness for Armed Forces extended

Jan 31, 2014 16:04 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale will continue to offer serving armed forces personnel free use of Link4Life fitness facilities and swimming pools to the end of 2014.

Scottish Serviceman Wins Place on Team GB

Jan 31, 2014 15:26 GMT RAF Careers Ayrshire Lad has High Hopes in Bobsleigh

Virgin Trains named as official shirt sponsor of Carlisle United

Jan 31, 2014 11:56 GMT Virgin Trains Virgin Trains is to be the official shirt sponsor and travel partner of Carlisle United. The two-year deal with the club will see the famous Virgin Trains brand placed on all first team kits for the 2014/15 and 2015/16 season after it was used on the training kits for the 2013/2014 season.

Tour de France plans well underway as Rochdale prepares to welcome world’s elite

Jan 28, 2014 17:13 GMT Rochdale Borough Council With less than six months to go before the Tour de France comes to Rochdale, planning for the world’s biggest free sporting event is well underway.

“Go Epic with Thule” award ceremony with the Thule Crew tonight at ISPO 2014, Munich

Jan 28, 2014 15:44 GMT Thule Group Kite surfer, Matthew Elsasser, has been named the winner of Thule’s video competition “Go Epic with Thule” and will be celebrated at this year’s ISPO fair in Munich. The award ceremony is led by Thule Crew members Garret McNamara, Matthias Giraud and Flo Orley, at the Snow, Ice and Rock summit stage in hall A6 at 18:00 CET, followed by food and drinks in Thule´s booth in Hall A4, stand 212.

Volkswagen unveils Game Day spot with new commercial

Jan 28, 2014 15:27 GMT Volkswagen UK Volkswagen returns to the Big Game with 60-second ad showcasing the brand’s 100,000 mile claim. Watch it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ns-p0BdUB5o&feature=youtu.be