Press Releases

Business Continuity Institute Global Awards

Oct 22, 2013 11:42 BST The BCI The nominations have been announced for the BCI Global Awards, an event dedicated to recognizing the outstanding achievements of BC professionals and organizations across the world and paying tribute to some of the finest talent in the industry. The winners will be announced and presented with their awards at the BCI’s Gala Dinner at the Royal Courts of Justice in London on the 6th November.

Disability Rights and Resilience - The role of information, advice and advocacy

Oct 22, 2013 09:41 BST Wales Co-operative Centre

New guide makes it easier for Welsh businesses to bid for public sector contracts

Oct 21, 2013 12:09 BST Wales Co-operative Centre A new guide that makes it easier for Welsh businesses to form consortia to bid for public sector contracts has been launched today by Finance Minister Jane Hutt. The new Joint Bidding Guide gives practical advice on the benefits and challenges of joint-working for both businesses who are bidding for contracts and professionals within the public sector who are advertising contracts.

Luxury Chocolate Brands Could Give Illicit Lovers A Boost.

Oct 17, 2013 10:08 BST IllicitEncounters.com Leading UK Married Dating Site Reveals That Eating High Quality Chocolate Could Improve Your Sex Life! A study by the UK's leading dating site for married people, IllicitEncounters.com, has revealed that 78% of women say eating dark chocolate can put them in the mood for love making.

Creative thought and sustainable action recognised at Social Enterprise awards ceremony

Oct 15, 2013 23:02 BST Wales Co-operative Centre North Wales Development Trust and Arts Centre, Galeri Caernarfon Cyf, takes top prize at Social Enterprise Awards Wales

Turning 40, 50, or 60, May Leave You Longing For More Than A Big Party!

Oct 15, 2013 11:48 BST IllicitEncounters.com IllicitEncounters.com, the UK's largest dating site for married people, have seen a large increase in members joining and activity of existing members as they approach their 40's, 50's and 60's. The zeros are fast becoming a time when people reassess their personal needs and begin to look for something extra in their life.

Volkswagen Group grows vehicle deliveries to seven million in period to September*

Oct 15, 2013 09:13 BST Volkswagen UK ► January to September 2013: 7.03 million vehicles delivered / 4.8 per cent rise* ► 7.0 per cent rise in deliveries in September to 856,900 units* ► Group Board Member for Sales Christian Klingler: “Deliveries for first three quarters top seven million mark for first time. Responded well to challenges with broad-based, international positioning.”

Ex-Remploy employees launch Swansea worker co-operative

Oct 14, 2013 00:02 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Seven ex-Remploy employees have joined together to form a worker co-operative on the site of the former Remploy Factory in Fforestfach, Swansea. Accommodation Furniture Solutions Ltd (AFS Ltd) will initially employ 7 ex-Remploy employees who have each invested their redundancy payments into the venture.

14-20 October is Get Online Week in Bridgend

Oct 10, 2013 14:59 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Get Online Week – the UK’s biggest annual campaign to get people using the internet - will take place from 14 - 20 October and people from Bridgend will be taking part in activities across the county to mark the event. Whether you want to get connected, get a job, get healthy or get a bargain, using the internet can make everything quicker and easier

14-20 October is Get Online Week in Denbighshire

Oct 10, 2013 12:15 BST Wales Co-operative Centre Get Online Week – the UK’s biggest annual campaign to get people using the internet - will take place from 14 - 20 October and people from Denbighshire are being urged to get involved. Whether you want to get connected, get a job, get healthy or get a bargain, using the internet can make everything quicker and easier.