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Solar energy entrepreneur wins national business award and plans for revenue growth

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Gareth Jones, Managing Director of the Carbon Zero Group, was named Businessman of the Year at the Welsh SME Business Awards, held at The Exchange Hotel in Cardiff. In what has been a challenging period for UK industry, the Mochdre-based retail and tourism pioneer has bucked the trend and [...]

Former windsurfer to transform Anglesey landmark into hotel and business centre

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ONE of Anglesey’s best-known buildings is to be transformed into a business centre and conference venue. Tristan Haynes, the new owner of Grade II-listed Shire Hall in Llangefni, is also planning to open a pod hotel, an art gallery and attract companies of all sizes to the 45-room landmark. [...]

North Wales skin clinic unveils new technology unavailable outside of Harley Street

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AN AWARD-WINNING skin clinic has invested in new technology to remain at the forefront of advances in the aesthetics sector. Pure Perfection Clinic in Rossett, near Chester and Wrexham, has added ground-breaking Diolaze and Morpheus8 machinery to its growing list of pioneering treatments. Morpheus8, a fractional skin process that [...]

News from Wrexham Glyndwr University – University holds final open day of 2019

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Places are still available for Wrexham Glyndwr University’s final open day of 2019 – which takes place this weekend. The day, on November 9,  offers prospective students the chance to see the university’s facilities – including recently updated teaching and social learning spaces which have been completed under the [...]

Ambition Board signs Heads of Terms with UK and Welsh Governments for £1bn North Wales Growth Deal

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THE £1BILLION North Wales Growth Deal has reached a landmark milestone Representatives from North Wales Economic Ambition Board joined the Welsh and UK Governments to sign Heads of Terms and agree the seven programmes that will form the Deal from 2020 onwards. The Heads of Terms commits the two [...]

CITY RIVALS COME TOGETHER TO TOAST LIVERPOOL’S THRIVING HOSPITALITY SCENE

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CITY RIVALS COME TOGETHER TO TOAST LIVERPOOL’S THRIVING HOSPITALITY SCENE   Bringing a number of business rivals together for a two-hour boat trip could be a recipe for disaster - but not in Liverpool. As the most famous sons of this great city once sang “Come Together” – that’s [...]

News from Wrexham Glyndwr University: Senior academics welcome report on the future of Wales’ justice system

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SENIOR WREXHAM GLYNDWR UNIVERSITY ACADEMICS WELCOME REPORT ON THE FUTURE OF WALES’ JUSTICE SYSTEM   Senior academics at Wrexham Glyndwr University have welcomed the publication of a report on the future of the justice system in Wales. The report was written by a commission headed by former Lord Chief [...]

Ambition Board unveils new Programme Director to lead £1bn North Wales Growth Deal

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ALWEN WILLIAMS is “coming home” to help drive forward the £1bn North Wales Growth Deal. After 24 years with telecoms giant BT, Alwen will begin a new role as Programme Director for North Wales Economic Ambition Board in January. Originally from Gwytherin, near Llangernyw, she is looking forward to [...]

News from Wrexham Glyndwr University: Graduation ceremonies for 2019 conclude at Wrexham Glyndwr University

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WREXHAM GLYNDŴR GRADUATION 2019 CEREMONIES CONCLUDE   The final day of Wrexham Glyndwr University’s 2019 graduation ceremonies has concluded. Students studying Art and Design, Media and Communications Technology, Humanities and Computing courses received their awards in this morning’s ceremony in the William Aston Hall at the university’s Plas Coch [...]

Wrexham Glyndwr University – Day 1 Graduation Ceremonies

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FIRST DAY OF 2019 GRADUATION CEREMONIES HELD AT WREXHAM GLYNDWR UNIVERSITY   Hundreds of Wrexham Glyndwr University students have celebrated their graduation today as the first day of 2019 ceremonies were held at the institution. The students, from Health, Social Science, Business and Psychology undergraduate and postgraduate courses, gained [...]

News for Wrexham Glyndwr University: Pioneering research helping people with rare conditions aided by Wrexham Glyndwr University students

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A pioneering company which helps people with rare conditions has partnered with Wrexham Glyndwr University students as part of a study into a condition affecting young people. The partnership was one of several which the university has developed with Aparito, a wearable technology company whose work helps people across [...]

Wrexham Glyndwr University: Media Advisory: Graduation Ceremonies next week

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Ceremony A Wednesday 30th Oct 19  AM Health; Social Science David Jones Ceremony B Wednesday 30th Oct 19  PM Business; Psychology Nazir Afzal Ceremony C Thursday 31st Oct 19 AM Applied Science; Built Environment; Engineering Professor Sharon Baurley Ceremony D Thursday 31st Oct 19 PM Education; Land Based Studies; [...]