Press Releases

Shopkeeper fined after counterfeit goods discovered

Mar 11, 2015 10:29 GMT Bury Council A shopkeeper has been sentenced after counterfeit goods were seized at his shop in Radcliffe.

Minister visits Valleys social firm to explore digital learning and skills opportunities

Mar 10, 2015 16:26 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre Julie James, Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology visited award-winning social business Monwel Limited to find out more about social enterprises and how they can benefit from Welsh Government support in skills, training and technology. The Deputy Minister had the chance to visit Ebbw Vale based Monwel Signs Ltd where she spoke to Leslie Barr, Managing Director of the company.

Back to the Future on Bury Market

Mar 10, 2015 13:48 GMT Bury Council The award-winning Bury Market will have a new star attraction this Saturday (14 March) – and it’s all for a good cause.

Ormskirk stroke survivor tackles Resolution Run for charity

Mar 10, 2015 11:38 GMT Stroke Association A young stroke survivor from Ormskirk is tackling the Stroke Association’s Resolution Run on Sunday 15 March at Delamere Forest, Cheshire, just eight months into his recovery.

Slight increase in air traffic

Mar 10, 2015 08:51 GMT Avinor

European Contact Centre Awards

Mar 09, 2015 15:45 GMT Neopost Neopost announces it has been shortlisted for two categories.

​Manchester fundraisers take to Heaton Park for the Stroke Association

Mar 09, 2015 10:06 GMT Stroke Association Over 340 people from across Manchester ran, jogged or walked to raise more than £11,200 for the Stroke Association, at the charity’s Resolution Run this weekend.

35 people from across Bristol walk over hot coals for stroke

Mar 06, 2015 14:34 GMT Stroke Association 35 people from Bristol took part in a Firewalk in the City centre on the 27th February 2015.Together they walked around 1,400 feet over hot coals to raise around £3,500 for the Stroke Association.

Wales Co-operative Centre sets the standard for quality

Mar 06, 2015 12:15 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre The Wales Co-operative Centre, Wales’ leading development organisation for social businesses has achieved the PQASSO Level 2 standard. The Centre, which has offices in Caerphilly, Swansea, Bangor and Carmarthen, gained the award after undertaking a wide reaching internal review process and improving its in-house quality processes and standards.

Successful Point Merge Conference in Oslo

Mar 06, 2015 07:08 GMT Avinor This week, Avinor Air Navigation Services invited ANSPs, airport operators and airlines to learn more and share experiences from implementation of the point merge system for arrival operations at airports.