Press Releases

British Men Describe Their Ideal Woman – Where You Live Can Affect Your Choice Of Partner.

Jun 26, 2014 09:15 BST Leading extramarital dating website,, has released its largest ever study to discover what regional men find attractive in women. Illicit Encounters surveyed 1,500 of its male members in each region of the UK, to find out what personality and physical traits they look for in their dream partner.

Chief Executive of Wales’ leading co-operative development organisation welcomes Minister for Economy, Science and Transport’s response to the Welsh Co-operatives and Mutuals Commission Report

Jun 25, 2014 17:13 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Derek Walker, the Chief Executive of the Wales Co-operative Centre, welcomed today’s response by the Minister for Economy, Science and Transport’s to the Welsh Co-operatives and Mutuals Commission Report which was published in February.

Office move marks new chapter for Wales Co-operative Centre    .     Symud swyddfa’n ddechrau pennod newydd i Ganolfan Cydweithredol Cymru

Jun 25, 2014 00:01 BST Wales Co-operative Centre The Wales Co-operative Centre, Wales’ leading social business support agency, has moved from its home of over thirty years to new premises in Caerphilly. Mae Canolfan Cydweithredol Cymru, asiantaeth cefnogi busnesau cymdeithasol mwyaf blaenllaw Cymru, wedi symud o'i gartref o dros dri deg mlynedd i safle newydd yng Nghaerffili.

Working time and annual holidays divide Europe

Jun 24, 2014 13:30 BST Eurofound The average collectively agreed weekly working time in the European Union stood at 38.1 hours in 2013, according to Eurofound’s latest working time update. The combined total of agreed annual leave and public holidays in the EU varied from 40 days in Germany and France to 29 days in Belgium - a difference of more than two working weeks. The Working Time Developments in Europe 2013 report is out.

Jun 20, 2014 09:57 BST Eurofound In cooperation with the Greek Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Eurofound is organising a high-level conference Social Dialogue as a driver in shaping and improving employment and working conditions in the EU in Athens on Monday 23 June 2014. Keynote speakers include Nobel Price winner Sir Christopher Pissarides and Ioannis Vroutsis, Minister of Labour, Social Security and Welfare.

Arloeswyr Cydweithredol newydd Cymru yn arwain y ffordd

Jun 20, 2014 00:01 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Mae un deg pedwar o arloeswyr cydweithredol modern ledled Cymru wedi ymgynnull i gymryd rhan mewn sesiwn tynnu lluniau i ddathlu dechrau Pythefnos Gydweithredol 2014. Mae'r sesiwn tynnu lluniau yn cyfleu ffotograff o'r cwmni cydweithredol gwreiddiol sef y Rochdale Pioneers a dynnwyd tua 150 mlynedd yn ôl.

New Welsh Co-operative Pioneers leading the way

Jun 20, 2014 00:01 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Fourteen modern co-operative pioneers from across Wales have gathered together to participate in a photo-shoot to celebrate the start of Co-operatives Fortnight 2014. The photo-shoot mirrors a photograph of the original Rochdale Pioneers co-operative taken around 150 years ago.

Tennis loving cheats are looking for some ‘Wimblefun’ this summer.

Jun 19, 2014 09:38 BST Suspicious husbands may want to keep an eye on their spouses during the upcoming Wimbledon Championships as a new study by the UK’s largest extramarital site,, has shown that an overwhelming amount of female adulteresses enjoy a spot of tennis (and not just the tonsil kind).

Jun 19, 2014 00:00 BST VisitScotland Descendants traced ahead of 700th anniversary of Bannockburn

‘Have a go’ at IT in Adult Learners Week and Digital Day 2014

Jun 18, 2014 10:51 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Friday 20th June is Digital Day, and this year there are plenty of opportunities to ‘have a go’ on the internet, computers and tablets at surgeries and drop-in sessions across South Wales, which are hosted by the Welsh Government’s Communities 2.0 programme