Archive | January, 2017

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Carnival experience offers visitors a chance to celebrate nature in Innsbruck’s alpine villages

26/01/2017 VISITORS to the picturesque alpine villages nestled around Innsbruck can mark the passing of mid-winter with carnival celebrations rooted in nature. The traditional Tyrolean Fasching – the Shrovetide carnival – is celebrated in Innsbruck, the Capital of the Alps, and its 25 surrounding holiday villages throughout February. Reawakening the powers of nature, at the […]


New Sky deal puts Crown Paints’ brands in top flight position for 2017

26/01/2017   Crown Paints’ high performance brands and service will air throughout 2017 on screens across the country and beyond as part of a high impact sponsorship package with Sky Sports News HQ. Crown Trade, Sadolin, Sandtex, as well as Crown Decorating Centres, will each take a share of the screen time, featuring on the […]


Flagship recycling scheme goes from strength to strength

19/01/2017 CROWN PAINTS flagship Kick Out The Can recycling scheme is celebrating its most successful year yet. This year saw more than double the number of containers of surplus paint brought into Crown Decorating Centres across the UK, ready to be recycled and given a new lease of life. The final total amounted to an […]


Colour psychology holds the key to homely hygge heaven

22/12/2016 THE DANISH call it getting ‘hygge’ (which is pronounced more like hugger than higgy) – creating that quality of cosiness and contentment in the home. Designing this nest of warmth is never more relevant than in the cold winter months, yet there’s more to hygge than candlelight and cake. Colour on our walls – […]