Press Releases • Sep 23, 2013 00:00 BST
With less than 200 days until Woburn Forest welcomes its first guests, Center Parcs has already started a programme to train its staff for the new village. With 47 colleagues already recruited, 90% of whom living less than 15 miles away, the campaign to find a further 1,453 staff is well underway with inductions and training starting this month.
Press Releases • Sep 17, 2013 00:00 BST
On the 17th September, ISG (lodge contractor) and Kingspan (lodge constructor) celebrated a milestone in their involvement in the task to build Woburn Forest. The last lodge was constructed and now only awaits the roofing contractor to start with the tiling.
Press Releases • Sep 04, 2013 00:00 BST
ISG is celebrating simultaneous milestones at its high profile £61 million Center Parcs Woburn Forest project.
Press Releases • Sep 02, 2013 00:00 BST
Center Parcs has now released summer 2014 booking availability for its new £250 million Village, Woburn Forest, in Bedfordshire; currently under construction and due to open in spring 2014.
Press Releases • Jul 30, 2013 00:00 BST
Center Parcs is proud to announce that it is sponsoring the Super Sibling Award at the Tommy’s Awards 2014 for the second year running.
Press Releases • Jul 25, 2013 00:00 BST
Following news of the start of recruitment for Woburn Forest and 500 housekeepers needed as part of this campaign, meet Kim Tuck, a Housekeeping Supervisor at Sherwood Forest who reveals what it's like working for Center Parcs, what being a housekeeper involves as well as the benefits and rewards.
Press Releases • Jul 11, 2013 00:00 BST
As its three year partnership with Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity came to a very successful end in May, Center Parcs is now delighted to be supporting two new charity partners, ChildLine and The Wildlife Trusts.
Press Releases • Jul 08, 2013 00:00 BST
Center Parcs today announces the opening of Venture Cove, a brand new family water playground in its indoor Subtropical Swimming Paradise at Center Parcs, Elveden Forest.
Press Releases • Jul 08, 2013 00:00 BST
The drive to recruit 1,500 employees for a variety of positions at the new Center Parcs Woburn Forest Village has now started. Positions which are currently available include Housekeeping Head of Department, Senior Rangers, Food and Beverage Operations Manager and Executive Sous Chef.
Center Parcs rubber ducks retire with over 1,500 miles under their wings for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity
Press Releases • Jul 05, 2013 00:00 BST
Over the past three years Center Parcs has raised £503,246 for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity with the help of 1,000 rubber ducks that have raced down the Subtropical Swimming Paradise’s Wild Water Rapids at Center Parcs each month.
Press Releases • Jul 04, 2013 00:00 BST
As the UK’s leading short break provider, the Center Parcs name has become synonymous with providing high quality accommodation and a range of activities all set deep within the forest. Yet, after 26 years in the UK, there are still some facts you might not know about Center Parcs.
Press Releases • Jun 18, 2013 00:00 BST
Center Parcs has now released some of its advanced booking availability for its new £250 million village, Woburn Forest, in Bedfordshire; currently under construction and due to open in spring 2014.
Press Releases • Jun 10, 2013 00:00 BST
Center Parcs has today revealed the designs for the new Subtropical Swimming Paradise, which will be housed in the new Woburn Forest Village when it opens in spring 2014.
Press Releases • Jun 03, 2013 00:00 BST
On Wednesday 19th June (10am – 8pm), Center Parcs will be holding an Exhibition about Woburn Forest at The Rufus Centre in Flitwick. At the Exhibition there will be an update on the build, details of specific job opportunities and information about how to become a Center Parcs supplier.
Press Releases • May 30, 2013 00:00 BST
Reconnect with dad this Father’s Day by taking quality, family ‘time-out’ together away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. With over 200 fun-filled activities to try out, Center Parcs offers the perfect retreat for every type of dad and their brood; from adrenaline adventures for the young at heart, to wildlife encounters for families to get back to nature.
Press Releases • May 18, 2013 00:00 BST
The iconic Subtropical Swimming Paradise is beginning to take shape at the new Center Parcs Woburn Forest as 46 Glulam pieces (the longest in the UK at 70 metres), start to arrive.
Press Releases • May 16, 2013 00:00 BST
Center Parcs’ reduction in carbon emissions since 2010 is the equivalent of driving around the world over 600 times
Press Releases • May 15, 2013 00:00 BST
On Tuesday 14th May, the senior management team of Center Parcs Woburn Forest took time away from the business to volunteer to help prepare a new natural play area in Maulden Wood, just 7 miles from where the new Center Parcs is being built.
Press Releases • May 13, 2013 00:00 BST
On Thursday 9th May, Eddie McAdam Group F&B & Retail Manager visited Redborne Upper School and Community College to judge a picnic challenge set for Year 9 Technology students.