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Almost £3,000 raised for WWF Australia_n Bushfire appeal

By |2020-02-18T11:37:22+00:00February 18th, 2020|Education, Features|

A significant amount was raised from a recent Prep School fundraising initiative in aid of the World Wildlife Fund appeal relating to the Australian Bushfires Rydal Penrhos held a sponsored Kangaroo Jump last month that involved all year groups, and thanks to the sterling efforts of pupils a substantial [...]

Reception class get creative at Piggery Pottery

By |2020-02-18T11:26:50+00:00February 18th, 2020|Education, Features|

Reception class pupils at Rydal Penrhos got the chance to make their own pottery items on a recent visit. The Preparatory School group took a trip to the Snowdonia Mountains where they visited Piggery Pottery, situated in Llanberis on Wednesday, February 12, which was part of their termly topic [...]

CCF visit Army Reserve Centre ahead of training weekend

By |2020-02-18T11:24:05+00:00February 18th, 2020|Education, Features|

Rydal Penrhos’ Combined Cadet Force took part in a specialist training session with another regional company. The school’s enthusiastic contingent made the short trip to the Army Reserve Centre of D Company, 3 Royal Welsh prior to the half term break, where they got to grips with a number [...]

Pre-School visit Merton Place for Valentine’s activities

By |2020-02-17T09:34:40+00:00February 17th, 2020|Education, Features|

Pre-School children at Rydal Penrhos participated in Valentine’s themed activities as part of their ongoing work at a Colwyn Bay care home. The enthusiastic group paid another visit to Merton Place Care Home on Monday, February 10, which is part of their community outreach programme at the facility. There [...]

nnovative health and wellbeing approach focus of new short courses

By |2020-02-17T09:30:37+00:00February 17th, 2020|Education, Features|

INNOVATIVE HEALTH AND WELLBEING APPROACH FOCUS OF NEW SHORT COURSES AT WREXHAM GLYNDWR UNIVERSITY Innovative ways of using non-medical approaches to boost health are the focus of two new courses at Wrexham Glyndwr University. The courses will be looking at social prescribing – which is essentially describes an approach [...]

Hospice and law firm partnership further strengthened by £2.5m redevelopment

By |2020-02-17T09:28:40+00:00February 17th, 2020|Features|

THE partnership between a law firm and a beloved North Wales hospice has been further strengthened following a £2.5m building redevelopment. St Kentigern Hospice in St Asaph opened the doors to its new-look facility after months of improvement works by Bodelwyddan-based Wynne Construction. Among the guests at the unveiling [...]


By |2020-02-14T10:27:55+00:00February 14th, 2020|Education, Features|

A design engineer is coupling more than a decade of his industrial experience with the expertise at Wrexham Glyndwr University to gain a new qualification via a Degree Apprenticeship. James Bonner, from Great Sutton near Ellesmere Port, works at iCAM Engineering in Connah’s Quay as a Design Engineer. Since [...]

Five-year strategic development plan announced

By |2020-02-14T10:26:54+00:00February 14th, 2020|Education, Features|

Rydal Penrhos has announced exciting plans to significantly develop all areas of the school with substantial investment. The school’s Governing Body announced the landmark proposals on Monday, February 10, which will transform the Nursery, Prep and Senior sites to provide a 21st century education for pupils and lay the [...]

Childhood sweethearts return to village where they married to buy popular caravan park

By |2020-02-14T10:24:56+00:00February 14th, 2020|Features|

A COUPLE who married in the village where they met as children have returned to North Wales after more than 25 years to buy a popular caravan site. Mike and Christine Parry have acquired Graeanfryn Caravan and Camping Park in Morfa Nefyn, Gwynedd. Aerospace Sales Director Mike, and Christine, [...]

Welsh hot tub firm doubles in size and targets £2m turnover with new swim centre

By |2020-02-14T10:23:12+00:00February 14th, 2020|Features|

ONE of the UK’s largest hot tub firms will double in size and target £2million turnover this year. UK Leisure Living unveils a new Swim Spa showroom in the coming weeks, expanding its Mochdre base to more than 5,000 sq ft. Managing director Gareth Jones also confirmed the company’s [...]

Eco-friendly food containers introduced to cut waste at Wrexham Glyndwr University

By |2020-02-14T10:30:26+00:00February 14th, 2020|Education, Features|

ECO-FRIENDLY FOOD CONTAINERS INTRODUCED TO CUT WASTE AT WREXHAM GLYNDWR UNIVERSITY New eco-friendly food containers aimed at cutting single use waste are being introduced at Wrexham Glyndwr University’s catering outlets. On Tuesday, February 11 the university’s new Eco Club launched in conjunction with Glyndwr’s catering partner Aramark. The club [...]

Year 11 boost learning at Llandudno Junction Mosque

By |2020-02-14T10:29:21+00:00February 14th, 2020|Education, Features|

A group of Rydal Penrhos pupils paid a visit to a regional Mosque to boost their GCSE studies. The Year 11 Religious Studies contingent took a worthwhile trip to the Llandudno Junction Mosque on Wednesday, February 5, which proved hugely beneficial for their learning ahead of a busy series [...]