Press Releases

Is Kendal Calling you? Hitch a ride with Virgin Trains.

Jun 24, 2014 16:48 BST Virgin Trains Festival Dates: Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd August 2014 Lowther Deer Park, Hackthorpe, The Lake District

Todo Para Su Hotel joins the Otrum Partner Network

Jun 24, 2014 11:08 BST Otrum AS OSLO, Norway — June 24th, 2014 — Otrum, the market leader in guest communication and entertainment technology for hospitality, today announced that Todo Para Su Hotel S.A.S has joined the Otrum Partner Network. The new partnership will significantly strengthen Otrum Latin America’s market penetration in Colombia, Panama and Venezuela, and position Otrum for further growth in the region.

Fred Olsen Cruise Lines wins top cruise accolade in the '2014 Group Travel Awards' for a record fourth year in a row!

Jun 23, 2014 16:08 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has been crowned ‘Best Cruise Line Operator for Groups’ by readers of Group Travel Organiser magazine, in its prestigious ‘2014 Group Travel Awards’, for the fourth consecutive year.

Jun 23, 2014 12:28 BST Stena Line STENA Line has launched a sizzling summer offer giving NI holidaymakers the chance to save up to 15%* off self-catering holidays for two adults and up to four children when booked by June 30th.

Jun 23, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland Minister launches new e-learning tool to boost £370m accessible tourism market

Kids clean up as ferry company announces ‘kids go free’

Jun 20, 2014 10:58 BST Stena Line Mums and Dads take a break as the kids prove why they should sail for free! Mums and Dads, prepare to become very popular as leading ferry company Stena Line announces that kids go free* every day and on every sailing on their Belfast routes when you book at least seven days in advance and before June 30 for travel by car until August 31, 2014.

Jun 20, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland

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.

Passengers and taxpayers winners in new Virgin Trains contract

Jun 19, 2014 07:02 BST Virgin Trains Virgin Trains and the DfT have signed a new West Coast franchise deal guaranteeing big improvements.It will run until March 2017 and will see significant improvements for customers with the introduction of free superfast WiFi, more seats and new services. Taxpayers will also benefit with a guarantee that more than £430m will be paid to government, a rise of at least 58% on the current arrangement