Press releases • Dec 04, 2012 00:00 GMT
Following a site visit from the Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) Monitor in October 2012, the Birse Civils managed Center Parcs Woburn Forest site has been awarded a 90% (36/40), ‘high level beyond compliance’ rating with the Scheme.
Golden girl Ellie Simmonds launches new family water ride, Tropical Cyclone™ at Center Parcs Elveden Forest
Press releases • Nov 22, 2012 00:00 GMT
Fresh from her triumph at the London Paralympic Games, Ellie Simmonds returns to Center Parcs Elveden Forest, where she first learnt to swim, to launch the new Tropical Cyclone™ water ride.
Press releases • Sep 17, 2012 00:00 BST
On Tuesday 18th September, Center Parcs will be holding a Woburn Forest Exhibition at The Rufus Centre in Flitwick. Doors will open at 10am and featured at the Exhibition will be progress of the project, the jobs that will be available and details about local supplier opportunities.
Press releases • Jul 03, 2012 00:00 BST
Family thrill-seekers will experience the speed, spinning and drop of the greatest rivers on Earth
Press releases • Jun 29, 2012 00:00 BST
On Monday 25th June, 8 members of staff from Center Parcs Sherwood Forest took part in a volunteering project, giving their time and expertise to Bulwell Forest Garden. The day was part of the volunteer programme organised by Center Parcs for colleagues who want to make a difference in their local community.
Press releases • Jun 14, 2012 00:00 BST
More and more families are enjoying a short break at Center Parcs, as the family fun continues whatever the weather. Despite the rain, it seems that Center Parcs is still just as popular as ever with summer break bookings up 17% compared with the same time last year.
Press releases • Jun 12, 2012 00:00 BST
52,000 bluebells were delivered to Sherwood Forest this week which are being planted along the entrance drive. Since 8th May, Center Parcs Conservation Rangers at Sherwood Forest have been planting the bluebells which guests will be able to see when arriving for their forest breaks and departing.
Press releases • Jun 08, 2012 00:00 BST
Construction is soon to start at Woburn Forest to build the new Center Parcs; its fifth holiday Village in the UK, due to open in spring 2014. Before construction begins, 3 separate contracts will be awarded for the infrastructure, the lodges and the leisure buildings.
Press releases • May 30, 2012 00:00 BST
Center Parcs is set to make even bigger waves this year as a new, unique family water ride takes shape at Elveden Forest. This will be the first of its kind to be created anywhere in the world, costing approximately £4m to build.
Press releases • May 12, 2012 00:00 BST
Christmas elves take over Center Parcs Elveden Forest in final preparation for the big day Santa teaches pupils essential skills such as gift wrapping and reindeer grooming
Press releases • Apr 05, 2012 00:00 BST
Jerry Moss (Red Squirrel Ranger at Center Parcs) and his family have just won the Red Squirrel Survival Trust Volunteer of the Year Award as ‘Red Squirrel Champions’. The award winners were announced on 30th March with the award ceremony due to take place on 27th June at Alnwick Castle.
Press releases • Mar 16, 2012 00:00 GMT
We meet mother and daughter team, Suzanne and Beth, at Aqua Sana Whinfell Forest to find out more about their relationship and what it's like to work together.
Press releases • Mar 12, 2012 00:00 GMT
At a glittering ceremony at the Landmark Hotel in London, baby charity Tommy’s announced the winners of its annual Let’s get baby friendly Awards.
Press releases • Mar 01, 2012 00:00 GMT
Center Parcs is delighted to announce that the construction of its 5th UK Village, Woburn Forest in Bedfordshire, will commence in the next few weeks. The construction phase will last for approximately two years, with a scheduled opening date now set for spring 2014.
Press releases • Mar 01, 2012 00:00 GMT
- Investment funds managed by Blackstone and lending banks to back £250 million new site - Total of 1500 new jobs to be created, plus more than 1200 construction jobs - David Cameron welcomes boost to British econom
Press releases • Feb 26, 2012 00:00 GMT
We are delighted to announce Center Parcs has again achieved Visit England’s 5-star rating for all 4 sites. Following visits from independent assessors, Visit England reported impressive results.