Press Releases

London Mint Office honours 50th Anniversary of Churchill’s death with Launch of commemorative Krugerrand coin

Jan 28, 2015 13:09 GMT The London Mint Office The Churchill Krugerrand brings together Churchill and South Africa, honouring the important role South Africa played in furthering Churchill’s career as it was here that he found the fame and money he needed to win his first political seat as Member of Parliament (MP) for Oldham in 1900

Jan 23, 2015 16:10 GMT Escapade The Command Brand from 3M has some simple ideas that even those most afraid of DIY can follow to refresh your home for the year ahead.

Telenor lifts the gaming experience online

Dec 18, 2014 09:01 GMT Telenor Norway One of the fastest growing broadband trends in Norway is the popularity of online gaming. In order to meet demand, Telenor has for the first time ever entered into traffic agreements with the games developers Blizzard and Valve to give the gaming generation a unique gaming experience.

500 000 free campaign medals available to the public in commemoration of the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo

Dec 15, 2014 09:00 GMT The London Mint Office Waterloo 200, the Government-backed organisation overseeing the celebrations of the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, is giving away 500,000 commemorative Campaign Medals as a gift to the public. The medals, which are bronze replicas of those presented to all of the British soldiers that served at Quatre Bras, Ligny and Waterloo in 1815, have been funded by the The London Mint Office.

SkiStar Åre: Early Christmas gifts for Åre – FIS Alpine Ski World Cup races 12 - 14 December

Dec 08, 2014 10:57 GMT SkiStar AB

SkiStar AB: Skiing open at five out of five destinations

Dec 04, 2014 11:56 GMT SkiStar AB ​Winter has arrived in the Swedish and Norwegian mountains meaning that skiing is now open at all the SkiStar destinations: Sälen, Åre and Vemdalen in Sweden together with Trysil and Hemsedal in Norway. This coming weekend will see additional ski lifts and pistes become accessible.

Dec 03, 2014 17:08 GMT European Quilting Supplies Ltd Oadby, Leicester - Nov 20, 2014 - European Quilting Supplies Ltd a leading european provider of fabrics, waddings and quilting supplies is thrilled to announce the introduction of the Australian fabric designer Ella Blue, to the UK market. Ella Blue is an inspirational fabric house, developed by Australian designers and printed in Japan.

Almost 200 years in the making – Pistrucci’s Waterloo Medal is finally presented to the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon in 1815

Nov 11, 2014 08:47 GMT The London Mint Office Finally, after a wait of nearly 200 years, the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo were today presented with the original commemorative Waterloo Medal at a ceremony held at Apsley House, official home of the Duke of Wellington.

SkiStar AB: Out(doors) is the new in!

Sep 29, 2014 15:05 BST SkiStar AB SkiStar is gearing up for a ‘news-heavy’ winter and presenting comprehensive investments in the skiing areas, backed by major focus on e-commerce in the form of the fully integrated website and the new business area entitled SkiStar Business. In addition, it has been confirmed that Åre will be organising the Alpine World Championships in 2019.

Christmas is coming – gift ideas from BLACK+DECKER™

Aug 14, 2014 14:01 BST BLACK+DECKER UK Let us take the hassle out of Christmas shopping this year with a range of gift ideas that won’t get shoved into the bottom of a drawer or left to grow dust under the stairs. Banish socks and novelty earrings and take a look at our top five gift solutions from BLACK+DECKER.