By |2020-03-04T08:20:56+00:00March 4th, 2020|Education, Featured, Features|

A creative writing workshop for young people from across North Wales - linked to one of Wales’ premier cultural festivals - has taken place at Wrexham Glyndwr University. The Hay Festival Scribblers Tour 2020 brought hundreds of schoolchildren from across North Wales to the university’s Plas Coch campus, where they spent a [...]

For peat’s sake – How peat bogs are saving Snowdonia…

By |2020-02-04T09:16:41+00:00February 4th, 2020|Cover blog articles, Featured|

Snowdonia is a National Park of phenomenal natural diversity: rocky summits where ravens abound, violet hills ringing with heather, damp mossy woods and golden beaches. It’s a peopled land, where generations have left their mark through its patchwork fields, lichen-stamped stone walls and mosaic hedgerows. Stitched together by the [...]

Lucky number 7

By |2020-01-08T13:05:06+00:00January 8th, 2020|Featured|

Did you know that the Seven Wonders of Wales can all be found in the North? The original reference to the Seven Wonders of Wales actually comes from an anonymously written rhyme: “Pistyll Rhaeadr and Wrexham Steeple Snowdon's mountain without its people Overton Yew Trees, St Winefride's Well Llangollen [...]

Empowering Women at Sienna Skye Boutique

By |2020-02-04T09:19:26+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Featured|

Going into its 3rd year, Amanda Faulkiner Farrow, owner of Sienna Skye Boutique and her team have accomplished quite a lot already! They've donated products/ raised £2,000 for various charities including Alder Hey, Women's Aid, Ezras Fund, various charitable events, local sports clubs, schools and more! The team hosted a charity fashion [...]

Top 10 Spookfests

By |2019-11-06T07:54:56+00:00September 27th, 2019|Featured, Miscellaneous|

North Wales’ biggest scare-fest returns to Betws y Coed. Face your fears as you’re immersed into the spooky circus-themed world, and escape the clowns on the frightful adventures by nightfall. Come face-to-face with your worst fears as you enter The Nets. This trampoline-style treetop extravaganza will see you escaping [...]

News from Wrexham Glyndwr University: Computer game development team are latest entrants for major national competition

By |2019-07-17T17:09:03+01:00July 17th, 2019|Education, Featured|

Computer Game Development Team Are Latest Entrants For Major National Competition A game development team from Wrexham Glyndwr University have become the institution’s latest entrants shortlisted for a major national competition. Treasure Map Tales, a six-person team made up of students studying Computer Game Development at Glyndwr, are the [...]

Property of the month – July

By |2018-07-03T08:26:54+01:00June 29th, 2018|Featured, Property of the month|

The beautiful harbourside town of Rhos-on-Sea, with its vibrant shops and cafés, is home to this contemporary two-bedroom apartment. With panoramic sea views, this comfortable and stylish property offers modern open plan living with a luxurious feel. Situated just a stones throw from the promenade, the apartment benefits from [...]

A fine art

By |2018-07-03T08:26:27+01:00June 29th, 2018|Featured|

North Wales is proving to be the perfect backdrop for a wealth of artists and creatives. Janet Hill paints a beatiful picture of how the region is proving to be quite the inspiration… I’ve long felt that art and nature have an ancient, deeply special relationship, and that having [...]