Press releases • Jun 02, 2015 09:10 BST
Blackstone (NYSE: BX) and Brookfield Property Partners L.P. (NYSE: BPY; TSX: BPY.UN) announce that a Brookfield-managed fund has agreed to acquire Center Parcs UK for an undisclosed sum from funds managed by Blackstone’s private equity and real estate businesses.
Press releases • Jun 01, 2015 14:44 BST
On 6th June, Center Parcs Woburn Forest celebrates a successful year since opening. The newest Village, in Bedfordshire, cost £250m and took two years to build, opening to guests just twelve months ago.
Press releases • Apr 02, 2015 10:23 BST
• 750 jobs will be created during construction followed up by 1,000 permanent jobs • Coillte agrees sale of 375 acre site at Newcastle Wood, Ballymahon • €32 million annual contribution to Irish GDP • Center Parcs already operates five successful high quality short break holiday villages in the UK
Press releases • Jul 29, 2014 00:00 BST
4th August is a very special date for Center Parcs Elveden Forest, it marks twenty five years since the Village opened to guests for the first time. As the second of the Center Parcs Villages to be built in the UK, Elveden Forest became an instant hit with guests and has become one of the most popular short break destinations in the UK.
Press releases • Jul 14, 2014 00:00 BST
July 14th 2014 is a very special date for Center Parcs Longleat Forest, it marks twenty years since the Village opened to guests for the first time. As the third of the Center Parcs Villages to be built in the UK, Longleat Forest became an instant hit with guests and has become one of the most popular short break destinations in the UK.
Press releases • Jun 05, 2014 00:01 BST
Today sees the arrival of the first guests at Center Parcs Woburn Forest, the fifth Center Parcs Village in the UK. Woburn Forest in Bedfordshire is expected to welcome 350,000 guests in its first year.
Press releases • Jun 05, 2014 00:00 BST
Center Parcs unveils innovative Aqua Sana Spa at Woburn Forest
Press releases • Mar 18, 2014 00:00 GMT
Today, Center Parcs will see the first delivery of tropical plants, rescued from East Asia by Jean Henkens (Botanist and Landscape Architect), arrive at the new site, Woburn Forest in Bedfordshire. More than 6,000 tropical plants will be arriving at Woburn Forest during the spring with 4,800 of those earmarked for the Subtropical Swimming Paradise in the Village Square.
Press releases • Feb 10, 2014 00:00 GMT
Center Parcs Woburn Forest has today announced that over 11,000 applications have been submitted for jobs at the new Village, which opens this spring. The recruitment drive started in July 2013 for 1,500 positions, including roles with on-site restaurants and retailers. Over half of the positions have now been filled.
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 • 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.
Center Parcs crosses the finish line, raising £500,000 for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity
Press releases • Apr 25, 2013 00:00 BST
Center Parcs Directors pedal 125 miles to bring the company's fundraising total to half a million pounds!
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 • Dec 29, 2011 00:00 GMT
Continual investment has been the key to Center Parcs’ success over the years
Press releases • Nov 11, 2010 00:00 GMT
Center Parcs is delighted to announce that it has received Reserved Matters approval from Central Bedfordshire Council, for the development of its 5th Forest Holiday Village in Woburn, Bedfordshire.