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Purchase of golfing centre delivers first leisure venue for Holmes Investment Properties Plc

Major expansion of Group activities First leisure centre acquisition Venue delivers consistent profit year on year New management joins HIP Operation will be integrated into HIP Entertainment subsidiary Holmes Investment Properties Plc (HIP) are pleased to announce the purchase of Ashtour Ltd, creating HIP’s first, open leisure venue. Ashtour Ltd manages a golfing centre in…


Holmes Investment Properties PLC – Update

The Directors wish to update the market following a media report. The company is assessing a number of opportunities, but has not secured nine sites, as was reported in one story. As has already been announced, the Bond raise is for 5m euros.


Holmes Investment Properties Plc to launch Hybrid Bond to raise €5 million

Holmes Investment Properties Ltd (HIP), the leisure and adventure park developer, have completed plans to launch a Hybrid Bond that aims to raise €5 million to build its first leisure centres in the UK. Holmes Investment Properties Plc is a UK-based property investment company that works with high-quality leisure operators for whom it sources, funds…


Holmes Investment Properties Plc in advanced talks with prospective joint venture partner to co-fund Activity Centres

Holmes Investment Properties PLC (HIP) is in advanced talks with a leading property company to jointly fund the first venues for Mr David Lloyd’s venture, “Adrenaline World.”  HIP’s published plan is to finance and develop the first twelve of Mr Lloyd’s Activity Centres over 5 years. The agreement under discussion would greatly strengthen HIP. In…


Mr David Lloyd secures UK site for proposed Adrenaline Centre

Holmes Investment Properties PLC’s subsidiary, United Kingdom Adventure Parks (UKAP), is pleased to announce that Mr David Lloyd has secured an 18 acre site, through a Heads of Terms agreement – in north-west England. The plot is on Old Mill Road, Sandbach, CW11, and is 20 minutes’ drive from Manchester, one of the UK’s biggest…


Holmes Investment Properties Plc Launches HIP Entertainment Subsidiary

Holmes Investment Properties Plc (HIP), the leisure and adventure park developer, has announced the formation of a new division, called HIP Entertainment, that will create and operate high-margin, fast-growing leisure activities. HIP Entertainment Ltd will be a partly-owned subsidiary of Holmes Investment Properties Plc; the new company will be 60% owned by Mr Grant Wright,…


Holmes Investment Properties Plc Trading Update

Holmes Investment Properties Plc (HIP), the leisure and adventure park developer, continues to make progress against its business goals and would like to summarize a number of key announcements that will be revealed in the next two weeks: The company will soon be launching a hybrid bond to raise money to fund its first sites….


Holmes Investment Properties PLC Press Release

The senior management of Holmes Investment Properties Plc (HIP) completed a broker tour in Germany last week visiting the Berlin Stock Exchange and Market Maker Renell Wertpapierhandelsbank AG. The company has been concerned about the fall in its share price over the last 3 months and the purpose of the tour was to investigate and…


Holmes Investment Properties Plc signs up fourth leisure centre partner

Holmes Investment Properties Plc (HIP), the leisure and adventure park developer has secured a fourth leisure partner, Omni Fight Club (OFC). HIP will source and purchase land to develop venues on their behalf. Many of the new venues will be jointly managed by more than one of HIP’s partners, often with one reception to enhance…


Holmes Investment Properties Plc hires leisure specialist to accelerate venue openings

Holmes Investment Properties Plc (HIP) has secured the services of Mr Grant Wright, an experienced specialist in the UK leisure sector, to drive forward its leisure business. Now that HIP has three leisure partners, with another in negotiation to sign up, there is a need to strengthen and broaden the Company’s senior management to manage…