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Month: July 2021

From the only girl in plumbing class to college estates boss – rapid rise for young handywoman

A FORMER plumbing student is building a career in estate management following a rapid rise through the ranks at Coleg Cambria. Aged just 23, Laura Hughes has been promoted to Estates Officer with responsibility for the college’s Deeside site, including…

Celebrity inspired Grecian décor in five simple steps

A-list celebs such as Justin and Hailey Bieber, Nicole Richie and Kate Hudson are all jetting off to Greece for their summer holidays. Their lavish trips include visiting the popular destinations of Santorini and Mykonos, known for their bright white architecture and sparkling blue seas. According to research by online furniture retailer, Furniture and Choice, online searches for…

Spotlight on: After the Rain

Different cultures throughout history have always celebrated the invigorating, life-giving properties of rain, and what better way to celebrate this Rain Day – Thursday 29th August – than with ARRAN Sense of Scotland’s gorgeous signature bath, body and home collection, After the Rain.   A timeless floral and citrus fragrance containing a burst of lime, a…

14,000 video consultations between North Wales patients and NHS staff as more services move online

MORE than 14,000 video consultations have taken place between patients and medical staff in North Wales over the last 12 months. As part of the Welsh Government’s response to COVID-19, TEC Cymru and partners established the NHS Wales Video Consulting…

Summer Holiday Saviour: M&S Launches First Ever Children’s Story Book Containing A Whopping 15 Hours Of Fun Family Activities

(Don’t tell the kids: It’s educational too!) Farm to Foodhall, The Magic Ingredient is the first ever children’s book to be sold at M&S Food and was co-created and published by HarperCollins Children’s Books, with words by Linda Chapman and…

Forever Flowers display opens to the public

A striking display of expertly crafted flowers within the grounds of Cardiff Castle opened to the public on Saturday (July 24). Launched by leading Cardiff charity City Hospice earlier this year, the Forever Flowers campaign celebrates the lives of loved…

Invest in a collectable at DesignerCon UK

California’s DesignerCon is coming to London’s ExCel Centre from Friday 20 August to Sunday 22 August 2021. The convention brings together artists, manufacturers, distributors, and retailers in the designer toy/ vinyl collectables market and has grown to incorporate everything in the design world…

Railway communities offered cash support via £10k funding package

COMMUNITY groups near rural railway stations are on track for a funding boost. Conwy Valley and North West Wales Coast Community Rail Partnership and Transport for Wales have united to support organisations building back from the impact of the Covid-19…

Too hot to handle! How to stop your smartphone overheating during the heatwave

With the UK currently experiencing temperatures often associated with more tropical climates, trying not to overheat in the sun has become a top priority for Brits. However, protecting your tech is also important in this kind of weather. To ensure…

Survey finds huge rise in home-working & increased Human Resources workloads

New research published today suggests that as many as 88% of employers expect to facilitate home-working post-pandemic, and that nearly two thirds (64%) of Human Resources (HR) specialists expect this seismic change in working patterns to increase their workload. The…