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.

Real Madrid joins ‘Europe’s fastest growing sport start-up’ for the world’s biggest football match

Nov 18, 2015 17:06 GMT Playabl Can you predict the outcome of the world’s biggest football (soccer) match? Real Madrid CF, one of the biggest sports brands in the world, and London game studio Playabl, dubbed ‘Europe’s fastest growing sport start-up’, today announced the launch of the Real Madrid Predictabl game, where football fans compete to be the #1 player in the world.

The world's largest O'Learys opens in Sweden’s largest shopping mall

Nov 13, 2015 13:21 GMT O'Learys Trademark AB Mall of Scandinavia is the site of the world's largest O'Learys which opens today November 12th. The 6 000 square meters will be filled with food, drink, sports, conferences, entertainment and activities for all ages.

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.

35% cheaper to host meetings in Norway

Oct 21, 2015 14:42 BST VisitNorway Over the past two years, it has become 35% cheaper to host meetings and conferences in Norway. A very favourable pound to the Norwegian krone makes this the perfect time to go – combining memorable activities like northern lights hunting and top facilities with a budget-friendly bill.

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 %* .

Come and Bee part of Bury Light Night!

Oct 01, 2015 12:58 BST Bury Council Bury will be truly buzzing at the fifth annual family fun extravaganza that is Bury Light Night – on Friday 16 October.

Making a splash! Center Parcs unveils designs for new raft rides, family play area and toddler pool at Longleat Forest

Sep 16, 2015 12:00 BST Center Parcs Designs revealed for new raft rides and family play area for Center Parcs Longleat Forest Subtropical Swimming Paradise

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.

Center Parcs reveals proposed plans for €200m holiday village in Ireland

Sep 07, 2015 14:00 BST Center Parcs Plans for Center Parcs' new holiday village in Ireland are revealed