Press Releases

Friday night is Bury Light Night!

Oct 07, 2014 14:07 BST Bury Council The countdown is well and truly on for the fourth annual family fun extravaganza that is Bury Light Night – on Friday 10 October.

Mr Smith goes to VisitScotland

Oct 07, 2014 13:00 BST VisitScotland New Director of Marketing set to ensure tourism is “dynamic and valuable” to Scotland

Scotland the Friendly

Oct 07, 2014 12:08 BST VisitScotland Scotland has been voted one of the friendliest countries in the world by readers of online travel magazine Rough Guides.

The Scandic team is training hard ahead of the launch of Jamie’s Italian

Oct 07, 2014 07:40 BST Scandic Hotels Next week the first Jamie’s Italian in the Nordic countries will open at Scandic Anglais in Stockholm. Back in January intense training began for the concept manager at Jamie’s Italian, closely followed by key staff in the Swedish kitchen and restaurant team, all of whom underwent a thorough programme of training at Jamie Oliver’s own restaurants in the UK.

Oct 06, 2014 16:34 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council As the autumn nights draw in, residents and visitors to Burton will not be short of activities and evening entertainment thanks to East Staffordshire Borough Council’s range of evening entertainment.

Get ready to be inspired! Find out more about Fred. at the ‘Glasgow Cruise Show 2014’ – Stand B10, SECC Arena, Saturday 11th / Sunday 12th October 2014

Oct 06, 2014 14:56 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will have a team of experts on hand at stand B10 at this Autumn’s ‘Glasgow Cruise Show 2014’, to be held at the SECC Arena on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th October 2014, ready to inspire and inform visitors about the right kind of Fred. Olsen cruise for them.

Scotland Amongst "Global Elite" Event Destinations

Oct 06, 2014 10:17 BST VisitScotland 2014 has seen a “step-change” in Scotland’s capacity, capability and credibility within the major events industry following the hugely successful delivery of The 2014 Ryder Cup, according to VisitScotland’s events directorate EventScotland.

Norwegian reports rise in September passenger figures

Oct 06, 2014 07:02 BST Norwegian Norwegian carried more than 2.2 million passengers in September 2014, an increase of 16 percent compared to the same month previous year. The load factor was 81.4 percent, up 3.1 percentage points.

Canadian airline to launch new long haul service from Glasgow Airport

Oct 03, 2014 14:09 BST VisitScotland WestJet to operate direct flights to Halifax, Nova Scotia

Go where your heart leads and discover Ireland

Oct 03, 2014 12:43 BST Stena Line Leading ferry company, Stena Line has joined forces with Tourism Ireland to launch a new Autumn campaign which aims to highlight great-value breaks and encourage people to explore Ireland and ‘Go Where Your Heart Leads’.