Month: April 2021

London artist’s compelling Corona diary compared to the work of Samuel Pepys goes global

A stunningly sketched black and white graphic diary of the UK’s pandemic experience has gone global after taking social media by storm and providing 25,000 meals for people in need. Vic Lee’s Corona Diary raised £5,000 for the food charity FareShare when it was self-published in the first months of the pandemic last year. Among […]

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Why Tech Stress is a ‘thing’ and how to deal with it

Buffering, a frozen screen or loss of connection mid Zoom – if you’re among the four in five people (84%)1 working from home who have experienced an unreliable internet connection in the past 12 months – you’ve probably experienced tech stress. Zen Internet has teamed up with cyber psychologist Dr Linda Kaye to explore how […]

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Best selling Swansea author launches successful new publishing business – mid pandemic

Entrepreneur, business coach and South West Wales business leader Bernie Davies added ‘bestselling author’ to her list of accreditations when she topped the Amazon charts in 2020 with her hotly-anticipated second book, ‘Your Business Your Way’.  However, in 2021, it’s Bernie’s latest business venture, publishing house ‘Your Book, Your Way’ that has people talking. We […]

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Survey reveals 1 in 3 find losing a phone more stressful than financial problems, divorce or being fired

It’s suggested smartphone users check their devices every five minutes out of force of habit. With the several national lockdowns due to the global pandemic, people are relying on their phones more than ever to stay in contact with their loved ones, for work and even shop. But have current events increased our dependency? With this in […]

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Rhos Farm Caravan Park, all set for staycation summer!

Rhos Farm Caravan Park is under new ownership after a £3 million investment supported by Barclays. The 40-acre site offers 115 static holiday caravan pitches, seasonal touring pitches & camping within walking distance of Seaside Award-Winning Red Wharf Bay on the Isle of Anglesey and just 2 miles from Benllech with its blue flag award […]

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Welsh man set to be most rejected author

PANNEDEMIC: NOVEL ABOUT A GLOBAL VIRUS SET TO BE  THE MOST-REJECTED EVER  An author who spent 18 years writing a novel about a global pandemic only for COVID-19 to hit, is calling on the public to help him achieve a unique feat – for it to become the most-rejected book ever.   London based Shed Simove started writing his first novel Alpha Male, a story about a […]

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Lockdown and home working have caused ‘Dry Eye Syndrome’ to soar

Here’s what Dry Eye is and how to relieve symptoms: More time indoors with the central heating on and staring at a screen for long periods are both factors that are thought to have led to an increase of Dry Eye Syndrome in the past 12 months. According to research, around one in four people […]

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Chance to win a family heirloom in jeweller’s creative contest

A jewellery business is offering children the chance to design a unique family heirloom for their mum or dad in a new competition. The competition is being run by GemPort Jewellery. Founder and managing director Joanne Turner was inspired to launch the giveaway after her own daughter gave her a beautiful pendant design as a […]

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Coast-to-coast trek will raise thousands for Acorns in memory of Tiffany

A nurse and businesswoman is preparing to walk from coast to coast via Hadrian’s Wall to raise money for Acorns Children’s Hospice in memory of a little girl who died aged just three. Michele Ibbs is raising money to pay for five heart and oxygen monitors which will enable children to spend time away from […]

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Fron go number one in classical charts to delight of singing college tutor

DARYL STEPHENSON is on cloud nine after reaching the top of the charts with a world-renowned choir. Daryl, a work-based learning assessor at Coleg Cambria Deeside, is a tenor with the award-winning Fron Male Voice Choir. Based in the Dee Valley, they reached number one in both the Classical Artist and Classical Combined charts with […]

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