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A ‘world first’ water ride inspired by the forces of nature launches at Center Parcs

A ‘world first’ water ride inspired by the forces of nature launches at Center Parcs

Press releases   •   Jul 03, 2012 00:00 BST

Family thrill-seekers will experience the speed, spinning and drop of the greatest rivers on Earth

Center Parcs Sherwood Forest volunteers help out at Bulwell Forest Garden

Center Parcs Sherwood Forest volunteers help out at Bulwell Forest Garden

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.

Aqua Sana nominated for 5 Good Spa Guide Awards

Aqua Sana nominated for 5 Good Spa Guide Awards

Press releases   •   Jun 25, 2012 00:00 BST

We are pleased to announce that this year Aqua Sana spas have been nominated in the Good Spa Guide Awards regional categories.

Center Parcs launches mobile site

Center Parcs launches mobile site

Press releases   •   Jun 19, 2012 00:00 BST

Center Parcs launches its first mobile site today, Thursday 14th June, allowing smartphone users to more easily book a short break at Center Parcs on a mobile device.

Whatever the weather, don’t miss out on family fun at Center Parcs

Whatever the weather, don’t miss out on family fun at Center Parcs

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.

Center Parcs plants 52,000 British Bluebells at Sherwood Forest

Center Parcs plants 52,000 British Bluebells at Sherwood Forest

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.

Center Parcs awards contract to Birse Civils

Center Parcs awards contract to Birse Civils

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.

Summer breaks in the UK still popular in 2012

Summer breaks in the UK still popular in 2012

Press releases   •   May 31, 2012 00:00 BST

With summer just around the corner, families across the UK are eagerly awaiting the exciting array of events and activities taking place on our Great British soil.

Newsplash: a world first for Center Parcs!

Newsplash: a world first for Center Parcs!

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.

Secret elf finishing school revealed as Santa’s little helpers flock to ‘Elf’eden Forest

Secret elf finishing school revealed as Santa’s little helpers flock to ‘Elf’eden Forest

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

Moss family win Red Squirrel Survival Trust Award

Moss family win Red Squirrel Survival Trust Award

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.

Like mother, like daughter at Aqua Sana Whinfell Forest

Like mother, like daughter at Aqua Sana Whinfell Forest

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.

Center Parcs crowned winner of Best UK Holiday Provider at Tommy’s Awards 2012

Center Parcs crowned winner of Best UK Holiday Provider at Tommy’s Awards 2012

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.

Construction to begin at new Center Parcs

Construction to begin at new Center Parcs

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.

Center Parcs to commence construction on fifth site at Woburn

Center Parcs to commence construction on fifth site at Woburn

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

Center Parcs awarded 5-star rating by Visit England

Center Parcs awarded 5-star rating by Visit England

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.

Luxury Treehouses at Center Parcs Longleat Forest

Luxury Treehouses at Center Parcs Longleat Forest

Press releases   •   Feb 03, 2012 00:00 GMT

British short break expert, Center Parcs, unveils the height of luxury with new Treehouses at Longleat Forest. The three new Treehouses have been expertly designed to encompass key elements that are core to the Center Parcs experience; accessible luxury, sustainability and most importantly creating memorable moments for the whole family.

Summer break sales booming at Center Parcs

Summer break sales booming at Center Parcs

Press releases   •   Jan 11, 2012 00:00 GMT

Despite industry predictions of a tough year ahead, Center Parcs, the UK’s leading short break holiday operator is seeing significant bookings growth for 2012.

Center Parcs celebrates 25 years of making family memories

Center Parcs celebrates 25 years of making family memories

Press releases   •   Dec 29, 2011 00:00 GMT

Continual investment has been the key to Center Parcs’ success over the years

Center Parcs sees record booking figures for summer 2011

Center Parcs sees record booking figures for summer 2011

Press releases   •   Dec 15, 2011 00:00 GMT

Center Parcs, the UK’s leading short break specialist, has achieved record booking figures for the summer period. Despite an industry-wide difficult season, which saw an increase in last minute bookings by cautious holidaymakers in a changeable economic climate, Center Parcs has performed exceptionally well.