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Child Development

Swansea University Research Reveals Choosing sugary drinks over fruit juice for toddlers can be linked to risk of adult obesity

Consuming sugar-sweetened drinks in the first few years of childhood can be linked to poor diet patterns that increase the risk of obesity in later life, according to a new study by the School of […]

Carmarthenshire

Seminars Announced to Inform Residents and Businesses of Conservation Area Changes in Carmarthenshire

Carmarthenshire County Council’s Place and Sustainability Department has recently completed comprehensive reviews of 10 Conservation Areas across the county, approved by Full Council. These reviews signify a significant effort to preserve our heritage while promoting […]

News

Swansea car retailer reports huge reduction in its waste following changes to its waste management ahead of the new workplace recycling legislation.

A Welsh motor group, which has over 25 dealerships spread across Wales and England, has reported a reduction of two-thirds (66%) in general waste at its flagship Swansea site, after making changes to the separation […]

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How To Ensure Peace of Mind When Travelling Solo

Travelling solo has surged in popularity in recent years, reflecting a growing desire for personal exploration and independence. The concept of venturing into the unknown alone might seem daunting at first but it can be […]

Awards

Wales Technology Awards 2024 Winners revealed

Continuing the momentum from the resounding success of Wales Tech Week 2023, Technology Connected recently hosted the highly anticipated Wales Technology Awards 2024 with Headline Partner, de Novo Solutions. The prestigious gala showcased the exceptional […]

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CARDIFF ANNOUNCED AS ONE OF UK’S FRIENDLIEST CITIES, AS NEW RESEARCH REVEALS LINK BETWEEN NEIGHBOURHOODS AND MENTAL WELLBEING

Cardiff ranked in the top five UK friendliest cities, with 65 percent of residents saying they were friends with their neighbours. Surprisingly, Londoners topped the poll (73 percent). 97 percent of Cardiff residents believe good […]

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Carmarthenshire Council restores Figyn common peat bog

Carmarthenshire County Council’s Rural Conservation Section has undertaken important work to help restore a valuable raised peat bog in Carmarthenshire. Water has been seeping out of the bog on Figyn Common near Llanfynydd, therefore specialist […]

Environment

Urgent Repairs Begin on Tenby River Culvert

Natural Resources Wales (NRW) is conducting urgent investigative operations on a compromised main river culvert in Tenby. This work is critical to address a breach that is causing water from the Afon Ritec to emerge […]

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Council’s HR department in running for best in-house team with two staff vying for ‘rising star’ status in national awards

Neath Port Talbot Council’s Human Resources department has been shortlisted for Best In-House Team in the annual Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development (CIPD) Wales Awards. And two of the council’s HR Team, Lucy Miles-Colwell […]

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Guide to repairs as a holiday let owner

Holidaymakers are already looking ahead to the Easter break and the summer months beyond. In fact, many started planning for their staycation as early as last year, with Airbnb running a survey to uncover the […]

News

HOP INTO SPRING WITH CADW’S EASTER EVENTS

Cadw has published its events schedule for the Easter holidays, inviting families and history lovers alike to come together and experience the beauty of Wales’ historic landmarks. From enchanting Easter trails to majestic tales, there’s […]