Press Releases

FIS Alpine Ski World Cup races 12 - 13 Dec and Åre Ski Opening

Nov 23, 2015 06:50 GMT SkiStar AB Åre, Sweden, have been allotted races in the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup on 12 to 13 Dec, 2015 from the International Ski Federation (FIS). The scheduled competitions will be held on Saturday12 December with Giant slalom for ladies and Sunday 13 December with ladies’ slalom. Åre has also the official season opening weekend.

Get creative this Christmas with BLACK+DECKER™

Nov 12, 2015 13:53 GMT BLACK+DECKER UK Deck the halls with Create-it-Yourself decorations this year.

Growing interest for winter holidays in the Swedish and Norwegian mountains

Oct 08, 2015 06:30 BST SkiStar AB SkiStar owns and operates the two largest ski resorts in Norway, Trysil and Hemsedal. In addition to Åre, Sälen and Vemdalen in Sweden.The German and English markets show a growing interest for ski holidays in the Swedish and Norwegian mountains. SkiStar´s fourth largest market, Germany, presents a 4 percent increase in comparison to the previous year and the English market is up by 64 %* .

SkiStar AB: ​A presentation of SkiStar news for winter 2015/16

Sep 15, 2015 07:00 BST SkiStar AB Last winter, almost 10 metres* of natural snow fell at the SkiStar resorts in Sälen, Hemsedal, Trysil, Åre and Vemdalen. SkiStar invests continuously in improving the skiing experience, and in the run-up to the coming season we will be focusing in particular on developing facilities in Sälen and Vemdalen.

250,000 free commemorative medals available to the public to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain

Sep 01, 2015 16:57 BST The London Mint Office On the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain the Royal Air Forces Association (the Association) is making 250,000 Commemorative Medals available free to the public, in recognition of the contribution of all arms and all nations represented in the RAF when securing this vital victory in 1940.

London Mint Office Commemorates Secret WWII Operation with Recreation of Operation Fish

Aug 20, 2015 13:08 BST The London Mint Office

Historic Waterloo Commemorative dispatch will carry unique treasure chest

Jun 19, 2015 15:29 BST The London Mint Office Treasure chest of gold and silver coins will give collectors, history fans and numismatists (coin collectors) the chance to own their own piece of Waterloo history

 Duke of Wellington Unveils New War Memorial at Waterloo Station

Jun 19, 2015 08:55 BST The London Mint Office The Waterloo Memorial is first UK war memorial to honour all of the Allied forces who fought at the Battle of Waterloo.

PontyPool Museum to mark the Bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo (1815-2015)

Apr 30, 2015 11:47 BST The London Mint Office

A cut above the rest: BLACK+DECKER™ introduces new scissors for MULTIEVO™

Apr 22, 2015 15:13 BST BLACK+DECKER UK BLACK+DECKER™ has introduced a powerful, lightweight scissor attachment to the range of interchangeable heads* for its latest 18V MULTIEVO™ tool, the all-in-one multi-tool. Easy to operate, faster and more versatile than a traditional pair of scissors, the innovative cutting accessory sports a durable and compact design for maximum manoeuvrability through a wide range of materials.