Press Releases

Pembrokeshire Machinery Co-operative wins Welsh Government backing for ICT improvements

Jul 25, 2014 10:41 BST Wales Co-operative Centre A Pembrokeshire co-operative, Pembrokeshire Machinery Ring Ltd, that provides services to support rural businesses, has received backing from Communities 2.0, the Welsh Government's digital inclusion programme.

Swansea Gymnastics Centre wins Welsh Government backing for ICT improvements

Jul 24, 2014 10:42 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Swansea Gymnastics Centre, a social enterprise which offers over 25 gymnastics classes per week, has received backing from Communities 2.0, the Welsh Government's digital inclusion programme. The support will help the organisation to streamline its business processes and invest in new gym club management software.

Valleys charity wins Welsh Government backing for ICT improvements

Jul 23, 2014 10:40 BST Wales Co-operative Centre An independent charity that provides respite services for carers in Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taff has received backing from Communities 2.0, the Welsh Government's digital inclusion programme

Kelly’s committed to getting Caerphilly online

Jul 22, 2014 10:44 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Risca digital volunteer Kelly Morris believes that volunteering for Get Caerphilly Online has built her confidence and improved her chances of getting a job, as well as helping people in the borough access essential online services.

Tall, dark and unfaithful? It’s official, taller men are more likely to play away.

Jul 22, 2014 10:35 BST IllicitEncounters.com It seems that size really does matter when it comes to the chances of your partner cheating, however not in the way you may think. A new survey by the UK's number one married dating site, Illicitencounters.com, has found that men over average height (5ft 10), are more than twice as likely to stray than those under.

Denbighshire voluntary services council wins Welsh Government backing to move into the ‘cloud’

Jul 21, 2014 10:39 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Denbighshire Voluntary Services Council (DVSC), has received backing from Communities 2.0, the Welsh Government’s digital inclusion programme. The support will assist the organisation to upgrade business critical ICT equipment, increase efficiency and lower maintenance costs.

Forget a 'Staycation', married ladies are jumping on a flight to find a holiday hunk

Jul 15, 2014 10:41 BST IllicitEncounters.com The World Cup may have been dominating male attention across the UK, but it seems the married ladies of extramarital dating site IllicitEncounters.com have got foreign affairs on their mind. Rather than be labelled a football widow, these ladies are going after their own balls this summer and holidaying with their girlfriends in search of a summer fling.

Europe is struggling to deliver improved living and working conditions for all

Jul 14, 2014 09:42 BST Eurofound Eurofound’s fifth annual yearbook, Living and working in Europe, based on the Agency’s research from 2013, describes developments in the EU in the wake of the crisis, focusing on major topic areas including changes in labour markets and employment, efforts to tackle youth unemployment, innovation in workplaces and public trust in institutions.

Business Continuity Institute named Most Respected Training Resource at the 2014 Business Excellence Awards

Jul 11, 2014 14:48 BST The Business Continuity Institute The Business Continuity Institute is delighted to be named Most Respected Training Resource of 2014 at the prestigious Business Excellence Awards.

Transformative charity partnership with Vision Express wins award

Jul 11, 2014 11:43 BST Vision Express ​A children’s cancer charity has won a national award for its successful partnership with optical retailer Vision Express. The Childhood Eye Cancer Trust (CHECT) and the Vision Express 25th anniversary campaign was named winner of the Institute of Fundraising Best Business-Charity partnership (small charity) category at the annual awards event.