Press Releases

Welcome to the Hotel VW California!

Jul 24, 2014 11:49 BST Volkswagen UK • Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles partners with LateRooms.com to offer a unique experience • Six California SE camper vans made available for booking as 'rooms' • Temple Island, Henley-on-Thames is the first site for Hotel VW California

Compact plug-in test system – easy and safe testing

Jul 21, 2014 14:48 BST Phoenix Contact UK The new Fame 2 test system from Phoenix Contact, which was awarded the Red Dot Award 2014, is suitable for all measuring and testing tasks in network protection technology.

Jul 18, 2014 16:34 BST Propel Technology Team continues to grow with purchase of two new Formula Renault 2.0 cars and entering Eurocup rounds in late 2014

Joining bricks and clicks: VW's flagship West London site takes shape

Jul 18, 2014 12:40 BST Volkswagen UK Construction of the biggest and most impressive of all Volkswagen's UK retail sites - the new Volkswagen West London - is now well underway. After several years of planning, work on the new three storey site located next to the elevated section of the M4 motorway in London began in February. Since then construction has progressed on schedule, with the new site due to open in November.

Virgin Trains comes to the rescue of missing teddies!

Jul 18, 2014 11:49 BST Virgin Trains • Virgin Trains becomes first travel operator to introduce a teddy tracker • Virgin Trains pledges to return all lost toys left on board their trains • Idea inspired by mother’s plea to Richard Branson to find 7-year-old’s missing teddy, Rufus

Children go free over the summer holiday

Jul 18, 2014 09:00 BST Virgin Trains Children travelling from Milton Keynes to London for fun-filled family days out will be offered free travel over the summer holiday.

Jul 18, 2014 08:13 BST Virgin Trains Explorer Matthew Flinders, the man who gave Australia its name, is to be commemorated with a life-size statue in London. The work will be unveiled by HRH the Duke of Cambridge at Australia House, before being installed at its permanent home in Euston Station, where it is believed he was buried.

Jul 17, 2014 15:57 BST Next Level Information Jan Boermans of DP World and Bill Brassington from ETS Consulting will head up ICHCA International’s expert technical panel on cargo handling safety and operational best practice

A Taste of North Wales at 125 mph

Jul 17, 2014 15:36 BST Virgin Trains Local producers from Anglesey will be offering tasting session to train passengers on 31 July.

Digital Yacht introduce NavLink US charting app for MacBooks

Jul 17, 2014 12:14 BST Digital Yacht A new, $29.95 MAC application called NavLink from Digital Yacht will turn your MacBook into a full featured, electronic charting system with detailed US charting and real time GPS and AIS support for simple navigation