Deeside
Education
News
North Wales

Coleg Cambria launches UK's first foundation degree dedicated to Offender Management.

In partnership with the University of Chester’s Institute of Policing, the two-year qualification could lead to careers in the criminal justice arena, including the prison service. Successful students are also given the opportunity to progress onto a third year to obtain a degree in Policing, Law and Investigation at the University. Modules include Restorative Justice, Effective […]

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Events
Food & Drink
Newport
South Wales

Top class speakers unveiled as tickets go on sale for Wales’s premier international food conference

The biggest names in food and drink look to attract a record number of delegates to the upcoming Blas Cymru / Taste Wales 2019 with a clear message that the industry needs to think differently and accelerate sustainable growth. Some of the food world’s greatest success stories, the best speakers, and the sector’s leading thinkers […]

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Property
South Wales
Vale of Glamorgan

Edenstone builds first carbon zero home in Aberthin, Cowbridge

Edenstone Homes has pledged to offer carbon zero homes across its developments by 2021 with its first “green” house now on sale in Aberthin. The Magor-based homebuilder uses good design, new products and innovative construction methods to reduce the impact its homes have on the planet. The company aims to lead the way in zero […]

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Awards
News

Final Call to Enter the Welsh Business Awards

Businesses from across Wales are encouraged to enter the prestigious Welsh Business Awards 2018 ahead of the forthcoming deadline. With less than a month to submit their entries for the awards, entrants are now urged to enter the awards, before the deadline on Friday 7 December. The Welsh Business Awards by the South Wales Chamber […]

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News
North Wales

The Marketing Centre expands into North Wales

The Marketing Centre is rapidly expanding across the North West with its latest appointee, Dawn Marshall. With Julie Brook spearheading the regional team, Dawn will be supporting the development of the part-time marketing director service into North Wales. The Marketing Centre, a seven-year old business that has pioneered the concept of part-time marketing directors, has […]

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Awards
Carmarthen
Finance

West Wales Business Woman is National Finance Award Winner

A business woman from Carmarthen has been announced as ‘Mentor of the Year’ in the national Women in Financial Advice Awards. Marian Evans, 40, was shortlisted from more than 800 nominees in the inaugural Women in Financial Advice Awards and beat nine other nominees to secure the prestigious title of Mentor of the Year. The […]

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Cardiff
HR
News

Cardiff business Careercake.com secures over £300,000 in latest round of funding

Cardiff-based online learning platform, Careercake, has secured over £300,000 in its latest funding round. The round has been led by existing investor the Development Bank of Wales, with additional funding from a consortium of angels including Sunnybarn Investments founded by entrepreneur Phil Buck. Careercake aims to help organisations who want to help their staff build […]

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Cardiff
Finance
HR
News

Cardiff Actuary warns 'lavish' public sector pensions can't last forever

It’s reported that, on average, public sector workers receive a pension three times larger than those in the private sector upon retirement. Stuart Price explains why he thinks this anomaly will change. Stuart, Partner and Actuary at Quantum Advisory, said: “The TaxPayers’ Alliance revealed that a 25 year old earning the national average wage could […]

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Deeside
Education
News
North Wales

Coleg Cambria wins top diversity award from leading rights organisation

North Wales college Coleg Cambria has been recognised as a pioneer in equality by a leading rights organisation. The college was awarded the prestigious Investors in Diversity Stage 2 by the National Centre for Diversity (NCFD). The accolade came after Cambria’s CEO David Jones was shortlisted at the 2018 NCFD Awards in the UK Managing […]

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News
Property
Swansea

Return to Swansea for housebuilder Waterstone Homes

Leading Welsh property developer Waterstone Homes is set to make a return to housebuilding in Swansea after three years with a brand-new luxury residential scheme on the outskirts of the city. Following the resounding success of its Howell’s Reach development in Derwen Fawr, which sold out in just six months, the high-end housebuilder has confirmed […]

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