Press Releases

Exodus launches new cycling holidays to a ‘cycling-mad’ public.

Oct 20, 2014 14:03 BST Exodus Travels Ltd. Exodus launches new holidays to a ‘cycling-mad’ public and steps up long haul cycle options.

Stage set for Rochdale’s festival feast -  Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival, Friday 24 to Sunday 26 October

Oct 20, 2014 12:47 BST Rochdale Borough Council One of the most highly anticipated events on the borough’s cultural calendar - Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival kicks off on Friday (24 October) promising three days of drama, comedy, dance, music, theatre, films, visual arts and children’s shows.

Virgin Trains upgrades onboard and station wi-fi

Oct 20, 2014 10:34 BST Virgin Trains Virgin Trains passengers will see wi-fi speeds up to four times faster while travelling at 125mph thanks to an overhaul of onboard technology. A separate programme will also see superfast broadband with speeds of between 80MBPS and 100MBPS installed at all 17 stations Virgin Trains manages by summer 2015.

More than a Bite of the ‘Big Apple’

Oct 20, 2014 09:00 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Ramblers Worldwide Holidays – the experts in guided walking adventures across the globe – have a great new holiday idea to whet the taste buds when in New York.

Join the fun of 'Crafty Saturday' a charity event in aid of 'Rays of Sunshine'

Oct 20, 2014 08:00 BST The Creation Station Join families nationwide on 25th October 2014 for ‘Crafty Saturday’ - a new fun packed charity event in aid of the national childrens’ charity ‘Rays of Sunshine’.

Oct 17, 2014 16:24 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has today announced plans to relocate the outdoor market in Burton Town Centre from Station Street to the Market Place.

Oct 17, 2014 15:58 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council The Brewhouse is offering a two day art course exploring the architecture and local townscape of Burton upon Trent. Create your own urban landscape using mixed media, pencils and charcoal with Staffordshire artist Mark Lippett.

Oct 17, 2014 12:52 BST, in partnership with The Honeypot Children’s Charity, are offering a donation system where consumers calculate how much they would have spent on cards and postage, and make a one-off donation which pays for a vulnerable child's Christmas present instead.

Organic industry leaders confirmed for Nordic Organic Food Fair 2014

Oct 17, 2014 12:35 BST Natural Products Scandinavia & Nordic Organic Food Fair Nordic Organic Food Fair, taking place in Malmö, Sweden, on 26-27 October, will feature sessions from IFOAM EU, KRAV Sweden, EkoMatCentrum, Fazer Food Services, Soil Association Certification, and Rolf-Axel Nordström, founder of Ängavallen.

‘Experiential’ cruises come out on top in Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ ten best-sellers list

Oct 17, 2014 10:45 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has released its latest ‘Top 10’ best-selling cruises for the rest of the 2014/15 cruise season. Fred. Olsen’s four more traditional, intimate ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – visit over 200 destinations around the world, from ten convenient, regional UK departures ports – Southampton, Dover, Harwich, Tilbury, Bristol (Avonmouth), Liverpool, ...