May Regional Round-Up

We’ve kept up with the headlines from across South West Wales this month, to bring you the best regional news for Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, Neath Port Talbot and Swansea!  Our goal is to share good news, helping you think and speak more positively about what’s happening across our fantastic region!

JOBS & OPPORTUNITIES

EDUCATION

TENDERS

VISITOR ECONOMY

DEVELOPMENT

HEALTH & LIFE SCIENCE

SWANSEA BAY CITY DEAL

BUSINESS

CIRCULAR ECONOMY & ECO

EVENTS

JOBS & OPPORTUNITIES

Have your say on the future skills agenda in South West Wales
YOUR involvement in the Employment and Skills Plan for 2022-2025 is KEY to ensuring that RLSP inform Welsh Government what skills are required in our region and where their funding needs to be allocated in order to fulfil the skills demands identified. Click here to complete the survey. Last chance to have your say about the skills gaps or recruitment issues in your business. The deadline is May 10th. Please pass on the survey to your business contacts and encourage them to participate and voice their opinions on skills in South West Wales.

A Fantastic Apprenticeship Opportunity from our members ITeC Digital Training!
If you know anyone interested in applying for this role, share the post with them! Read More

Find your perfect job!
Here you’ll find all of Llamau’s current openings. Have a look and see if any suit you.

Careers at DVLA
They’ve got loads of career opportunities at DVLA – including some jobs you’d never expect. Take a look

Jobs and Working at UWTSD
UWTSD are proud of their dedicated and talented employees and they work together as a team to make a difference to the lives of their students and the communities they serve. ‘Transforming education, transforming lives’ is their mission. If you would like to join them on this journey and make a difference too, then they would love to hear from you. Read More

Jobs at Natural Resources Wales
Natural resources in Wales are fantastic. It’s the job of Natural Resources Wales (NRW) to look after these natural resources and what they provide for us. The people who work in NRW have the knowledge, expertise, and passion to help make the sustainable management of natural resources a reality. Read More

Brace the Brecons
Will you take on this walking challenge in Wales’ iconic Brecon Beacons through the scenic and demanding landscape whilst fundraising for Llamau? Grab your ticket!

Job Vacancies at NPTC Group of Colleges
NPTC Group of Colleges is a thriving Further Education College, employing nearly 900 professional and dedicated staff, on a full-time, part-time and sessional basis, across 9 campuses throughout Neath Port Talbot and Powys. Read More

Work with the National Botanic Garden of Wales
The Garden offers a range of job opportunities from horticulture and education to administration and catering. All types of job opportunities currently available at the National Botanic Garden of Wales will be listed here.

Are you looking for an exciting new role?
Day’s Motor Group are looking to recruit a Maintenance Controller to join their busy Vehicle Rental Maintenance Team in Garngoch and a motivated and enthusiastic Credit Controller to join their Central Accounts team in Swansea.

Communications coordinator
The Development Bank of Wales are recruiting a Communications coordinator based out of Cardiff/Wrexham/Llanelli. The Development Bank of Wales is a unique resource for Wales and a unique place to work. They’re here to help to make Wales a better place to work, live and do business. Read More

Current Jobs at Gower College Swansea
Gower College Swansea’s mission is to inspire and support their learners to achieve their full potential through the delivery of the highest quality of education and training. Thanks to their highly committed and talented staff, they are able to provide outstanding learning and training opportunities for young people, adults and employers across South West Wales. Read More

Current Vacancies at Caredig
Caredig always look forward to welcoming new people into their organisation; people who want to make a positive difference to the lives of tenants and find ways to help us develop vibrant, inclusive communities. Read More

Senior IT Security Engineer
Pobl have a brand new and exciting opportunity for a Senior IT Security Engineer to join their Technology and business solutions team. Your focus will be to identify threats and develop suitable defence measures, evaluate system changes for security implications, and recommend enhancements, research, and draft cyber security documents, whilst providing first-class support to the IT team during cyber security issues. Read More

Volunteers required to join the Cancer Research UK cheer point at the Swansea Half Marathon!
Cancer Research UK are looking for enthusiastic and passionate volunteers who will join them in celebrating their participants and representing Cancer Research UK at the Swansea Half Marathon. They rely on every mile, every pound and every volunteer to bring forward the day when all cancers are cured. This includes their cheering teams, who are essential in making sure their runners reach that finish line. Read More

Firm Bookkeeper/Accountant
A permanent varied accounting position providing information directly to Bevan Buckland’s partners and managing financial processes for the business. Your role will be to ensure that records of all financial transactions, payments to suppliers, expenses, bank reconciliations and cash payments/receipts are accurately inputted and properly maintained in a timely manner. Read More

Casual Food & Beverage Assistant
Swansea Arena are looking for an enthusiastic, high energy team of Food and Beverage Assistants to support our programme of events on a casual basis. Read More

Shared Homes Swansea
Householders and Homesharers sharing home life, time, skills and experience – together. Shared Homes Swansea brings together people with spare rooms with people who are happy to be sociable and lend a hand around the house in return for affordable accommodation. For Homesharers and Householders, Shared Homes Swansea can give you and your loved ones peace of mind. Read More

Getting Around Swansea
We want to understand what challenges people face in getting around Swansea, and how you think we could solve them together.  What are the travel and transport issues that make it difficult to access the places people want to go – for appointments, socialising, visiting family, accessing education and more? Take the survey

TENDERS & CONTRACTS

Contract Notices for Swansea Council
Swansea Council are seeking suitably qualified contractors to supply and install outdoor play equipment and safety surfacing at Hafod and Oystermouth Primary School, supply NSU void alarms, provide an independent advice and information service, provide general construction, refurbishment and alteration works up to £250K, supply Baxi boiler and other gas spares, and supply double glazed units and glass.

Contract Notices for Neath Port Talbot Council
Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council wishes to appoint suitably qualified and experienced contractors to develop a new cultural strategy (heritage, sports, tourism and arts), and provide a residential short break service to children and young people with disabilities.

Feasibility study – Mapping Local Produce & Shorten Supply Chains in Swansea
Swansea Council is seeking a consultant to undertake the feasibility study on Mapping Local Produce & Shorten Supply Chains in Swansea. As part of the contract the successful bidder will be expected to participate in two follow up events at the end of the study to connect all stakeholders and beneficiaries. Read More

The Provision of Internal Audit Services to the Development Bank of Wales
The Development Bank of Wales is looking to appoint an organisation to provide Internal Audit Services over a period of 5 years. Read More

SU201(22) Defining and Initiating Information Systems Services Transformation
The Information Services & Systems Department of Swansea University is preparing for significant investment in systems over the next 3 to 5 years that will establish a modern digital experience matched to the current and future needs of education, research, innovation, and partnership at Swansea University. Read More

Swansea Rural Development Partnership Commission, Oral Histories and Exhibition
The overall aim of the commission is to raise awareness about mental health support in rural Swansea for the farming and agricultural sector providing a point of early intervention rather than at crisis point. The scope of the full project is a range mental health campaigns and resources to raise awareness of existing support for the agricultural sector and land-based workers in rural Swansea. Read More

Provision of Hygiene & Sanitary Services
Pobl Group wishes to establish a contract with a suitably qualified and experienced contractor/supplier for the provision of hygiene and sanitary services based on the most economically advantageous tender. Read More

Contract Notices for Swansea University
Swansea University is seeking suitably qualified contractors to supply a transient absorption spectroscopy – optical parametric amplifier system, a tabletting machine, and large area solar simulation equipment. 

Development of Circular Economy Activities in Rural Carmarthenshire
Carmarthenshire County Council is seeking to appoint a suitably experienced consultant(s) to support the regeneration of rural communities through the development and delivery of circular economy activities and initiatives. The aim of the contract is to support and facilitate innovative activities and processes at a grass roots level. Read More

Contract Notices for Pembrokeshire College
Pembrokeshire College is seeking suitably qualified contractors to carry out the Pembrokeshire College Summer Works programme for 2022, supply and install flooring to existing concrete and timber floors, and develop an LTI plugin and distribution partnership agreement.

Contract for the Provision of a Third Sector Organisation to support the sector and build capacity in Swansea
Swansea Council is seeking to appoint a Swansea based third sector/not for profit organisation to support the sector and build capacity within the sector in Swansea. Read More

 

 

DEVELOPMENT

What the new homes set to be built with amazing views of Swansea will look like
The former Townhill campus of Swansea Metropolitan University, Swansea Institute and other educational establishments is currently being transformed into a place for people to live in the future. The new Pobl Group development will be a mixture of 153 new homes designed to make the most of the stunning views from the site. The Edwardian college building will be preserved, meanwhile, and converted into one and two bedroom apartments. Read More

Nearly 50 flats and bowling green to be built on site of former supermarket in Carmarthen
A multi-million pound residential development is set to be built at the site of a former supermarket in Carmarthen. The old Lidl store, based in Priory Street on the edge of the town centre, has been empty for the past two years after the supermarket giant closed its doors and moved into a new larger location a mile away. Now, new life could be breathed into the empty 1.1 acre site with the development of a residential scheme. Read More

Stunning and nostalgic new look for Swansea’s Castle Square is revealed
More new images have been released which reveal the stunning new look planned for Swansea’s Castle Square. The area in the centre of the city is set to be transformed over the next year or so with a view to returning it to its former glory. Castle Square used to be filled with more greenery than we see today, with lawned areas and flower beds acting as a backdrop to the retail shops in Oxford Street, the bars in Wind Street and other adjoining roads. Read More

Cwmpas – the new name for the Wales Co-operative Centre
The Wales Co-operative Centre announced that it has changed its name to Cwmpas. The new name signals the next chapter for the development agency working for economic and social change in Wales and in other parts of the UK. It is designed to reflect the organisation’s role in helping people and communities set out a path to a better future. Read More

Sustainable Housing Assessment
As part of Caredig’s commitment to sustainability they recently underwent a Sustainable Housing Assessment and are proud to share that they passed with flying colours and are delighted to have been recognised as a ‘Sustainable Housing Association’. Read More

 

SWANSEA BAY CITY DEAL

Detailed plans submitted for £200m city deal project in Llanelli
The Pentre Awel scheme at Delta Lakes will comprise a new leisure centre, hydrotherapy pool, academic, research and business space, health and rehabilitation facilities, assisted living accommodation, open market and social housing, a nursing home and hotel. The Carmarthenshire Council-led development is one of nine city deal projects for the Swansea Bay City Region, and already has outline planning approval. Read More

BUSINESS NEWS

Introbiz Swansea and West Wales hosts its Inaugural Annual Expo at the Brangwyn Hall
Introbiz Swansea and West Wales hosted its inaugural annual expo followed by a gala dinner and awards ceremony on April 7th at the Brangwyn Hall and Village Hotel Swansea respectively. It was fantastic event for both networking and business success, with speakers including rugby stars Shane Williams and Ian Gough. Read More

Ministry of Furniture are moving
Ministry of Furniture have very exciting news! From Tuesday 3rd May they will be based at the old Metal Box factory in Neath. Their head office workspace, education showroom and workplace showroom will be based there over two floors. Please see images attached. They’re having a preview day on Weds 8th June – register here to attend. Find out more about Ministry of Furniture.

Powells Cottage Holidays hosts public networking event for those looking to enter the holiday letting market in 2022
On Friday 6th May, Powells Holiday Cottages, part of the Original Cottages family will host its first networking event at the Giltar Hotel in Tenby. Laura Kerslake, Brand Manager for Wales, Original Cottages said; “We’ve been part of the Saundersfoot community for over half a century, and we are delighted to host this event which it is hoped will provide an open forum for the community to explore potential investments and to seek advice for holiday letting.” Read More

A cute new coffee cart has set up next to the Swiss Cottage in Singleton Park
Gower Coffee Co. is run by Anna Luporini, aged 20, whose family have been in the coffee business for more than half a century. She said: “Starting a coffee cart business has always been a dream of mine. In lockdown I used my extra time and started up a jewellery business, the money I saved up was used to invest in my coffee cart. We refurbished an old rice horsebox which was rotting in a field and converted it into a unique work of art!” Read More

The Swansea food app that knocks spots off JustEat and Deliveroo
Move over Just Eat and Deliveroo, there’s a new kid on the block. Swansea Eats is a local food delivery app that was founded in 2021 by couple Sophie Heneberry and Rory Edwards after they noticed that big food app fees were “crippling” small independent businesses. The app has only been running for a year, but it already has 12,000 regular users buying food from almost 100 independent eateries in the city. Read More

Melin Tregwynt celebrates its 110th year by completing employee ownership deal
Melin Tregwynt, the iconic woollen mill and shop, has officially transitioned to an Employee Ownership Trust after its current owners Eifion and Amanda Griffiths handed over the reigns to 42 employees of the company. Melin Tregwynt was supported in its transition to Employee Ownership by the Employee Ownership Wales team at Social Business Wales. Read More

New Appointments at West Wales Law Firm
Peter Lynn and Partners have invested in the future of the firm with the appointment of several new members of staff. Rhian Hailey, Rhys Thomas, Gemma Marie Hopkins and Jodie Bell join as Paralegals, whilst the Residential Conveyancing team is bolstered by the appointment of Hannah Mitchell as a Conveyancer. Read More

HEALTH & LIFE SCIENCE

Daffodils to treat Alzheimer’s could be Welsh hill farming’s future
Hill farmer Kevin Stephens has been growing Wales’ national flower for more than a decade. He discovered a hardy daffodil variety, grown under stress in wind-swept conditions, produced higher levels of the chemical galanthamine. That is an approved treatment for slowing down the progress of vascular dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. The farm harvests enough to help about 9,000 patients a year. Read More

Cerebra and UWTSD collaboration assists Henry’s mobility with innovative crutches design
Carmarthen-based Cerebra worked with the Cerebra Innovation Centre, the Assistive Technologies Innovation Centre, and the Centre for Advanced Batch Manufacture – all based at UWTSD Swansea – to make a set of brand-new, super-light and super-strong crutches for nine year old Henry Latchem. They were able to source 3D printed titanium – the material that they make space rockets and Formula 1 cars from! Read More

Home Support Service success
Thanks to charity Age Cymru West Glamorgan’s Home Support Service, during the pandemic, more local people than ever have received support with cleaning the house, administrative tasks, preparing and cooking meals, sitting services, laundry and ironing, and more. If you, or someone you know would benefit from help around the home, please give them a call on 01792 589654 or email enquiries@agecymruwestglamorgan.org.uk.

 

 

CIRCULAR ECONOMY & ENVIRONMENT

Foodbank is Supporting Community Thanks to National Lottery Community Funding
PBP Foodbank in Kidwelly are helping their community to adapt, recover and thrive, thanks to National Lottery players, by setting up a new project called PBP Poverty Support. The CETMA run foodbank will be providing Poverty Support to the community that it provides the vital service for. Read More

How do we feed ourselves?
The food and farming sector is different from every other sector because it’s vital for our survival. Food resilience has become ever more critical in the face of multiple threats, from the increasing cost of food and energy to growing global instability. How can we take action to transform food and farming in South West Wales, making healthy local food accessible to all and good for the planet? Read More

Megan Takes the Pledge!
Megan and her sister Bronwen, part of CETMA’s Megan and The Food Squad Project, have taken Act4Food Act4Change’s pledge. The Pledge involves agreeing to 10 Actions which young people want governments and businesses to take to fix our food system. This list has been created by youth and voted on by over 100,000 young people globally! You can take the pledge and find out more from their website.

Farmers provide land to despairing growers
Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society provided an acre of land to Grwp Resilience to allow the townsfolk of Haverfordwest to grow food and extra for learning and therapy activity. The growers have formed their own community interest company, Parc Helyg which is now managing the site. Read more about the UK Community Renewal Fund, which paid for an 8 week beginners gardening course running on the site, and Grwp Resilience.

UWTSD Business Management Student sets up a Clothes Swishing event in Carmarthen
Christine Joy is setting up a clothes swishing event in Carmarthen as a way to save the environment and for people to save money. Clothes swishing is a way to slow down fashion and help our environment. By keeping items of clothing, shoes, and accessories in life for longer, we can reduce the need to buy new, helping our environment and saving money. Read More

A hydrogen-powered ferry service across the Bristol Channel is being considered
Rob Stewart, the leader of Swansea Council, said “This would be a massive boost for tourism and business – to think you could cut your travel time to Devon and Cornwall by half, and of course it would have environmental benefits too: taking cars off the road and introducing green-powered ferries.” Hydrogen generated by renewable energy would be a major breakthrough for the transport sector, which is the largest emitter of greenhouse gases in the UK.Read More

Early Consultation Begins on Gwynt Glas Floating Wind Project
Early consultation is underway with the commercial fisheries sector as the team at Gwynt Glas reveal details of the location of their 1,500 sq km site search area in the Celtic Sea. Gwynt Glas, a joint venture announced in January between EDF Renewables UK and Pembrokeshire-based DP Energy, will be capable of generating up to 1GW of low carbon green energy in the Celtic Sea. Read More

New multi-million pound Mumbles seawall set to provide protection from climate change until 2070
Multi-million plans to upgrade the seawall at Mumbles have been approved. A 1.1km stretch of the wall and revetment between Knab Rock and the Dairy car park, by Oystermouth Square, will be strengthened and raised by up to 70cm. The promenade will be wider than currently and there will be additional seating and play areas, and 46 new trees. Cllr Des Thomas said it was “an opportunity of a lifetime” for Mumbles. Read More

The record numbers of puffins that are now populating Skomer and Skokholm islands
The islands are home to not only vast seabird colonies but also considered a wildlife haven enriched in diversity. The unexplained rise in numbers has yet to be discovered but work is still ongoing to help maintain this precious bird on our Welsh coasts. On Ramsey Island, Wildlife fieldworkers are trying to introduce more puffin breeding with the use of model puffins and loudspeakers making puffin noises, in hopes of attracting the bird to thrive. Read More

VISITOR ECONOMY & TOURISM

Massive Oakwood theme park ride is returning after closing for more than six years
The Welsh theme park’s historic ride Bounce returns alongside the popular main train line attraction which carries visitors into the theme park – previously absent due to the ongoing Covid restrictions. Read More

Aquarium plan unveiled for Swansea
The proposal is to build it between the Civic Centre and Swansea Arena coastal park, potentially at a compound area beside the Civic Centre. The aquarium would offer an immersive experience for visitors and be a wider educational resource. The concept is based on The Cube, Brisbane – a two-storey interactive attraction featuring nearly 50 touch screen displays. Read More

The brilliant Twin Town mural taking shape in Port Talbot
It’s arguably Wales’ greatest cult film. The dark comedy crime drama, set in Swansea, was filmed mainly around Port Talbot. Now, days after a major mural of Michael Sheen was unveiled in the town, it is adding to its burgeoning reputation as the street art capital of Wales and paying tribute to its filmic heritage, with a series of murals celebrating Twin Town. Read More

The city named Wales’ best night out – and it’s not Cardiff
A study, from Get Licensed, has analysed the number of venues per head, the cost of a pint and a range of safety issues to reveal the best nights out in Britain. With a score of 6.59/10, Swansea have won the title of best night out in Wales, and sixth best in the UK. Swansea beat popular towns such as Plymouth, Newcastle and Aberdeen and was the only Welsh city to appear on the list. Read More

New scheme launches to showcase Swansea culture to refugees
The scheme hopes to give people who are new to the city an experience of the culture and languages, as well as the chance to meet new people in their area. The first tour, being held on Saturday, May 14, is expected to include a tour of the library at the civic centre, a tour of Oystermouth Castle and an ice cream at Ripples. Future tours will include the Copperworks, the Swansea.com Stadium, Swansea Market and the Gower. Read More

EDUCATION

Gower College Swansea is top of class at UK-wide AAC Apprenticeship Awards
Gower College Swansea has been recognised for its outstanding apprenticeship provision at the prestigious UK AAC Apprenticeship Awards 2022, winning both the Care Services Apprenticeship Provider of the Year Award and the Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Apprenticeship Champion Award. Gower College Swansea had the most wins of any provider in the UK and was the only Welsh provider to receive an award on the evening. Read More

QS World University Ranking by Subject 2022: Swansea University Achieves its Best Ranking
To compile the rankings, QS assessed academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact, analysing over 14.7 million unique research papers, producing close to 96 million citations. 1,543 institutions were ranked across 51 specific subjects, categorised into 5 broad subject areas. Swansea University’s growing global reputation has seen it achieve its best performance in this subject ranking to date. Read More

Castell Howell and Swansea Arena sponsor Swansea University for Welsh Varsity
Welsh food wholesaler Castell Howell and the new Swansea Arena were the principal sponsors for Swansea University at this year’s Welsh Varsity. Both sponsors featured on the men’s and women’s rugby jerseys for their respective matches against Cardiff University. The Welsh Varsity is a week-long festival of sport, which this year culminated in the Swansea men’s rugby team beating Cardiff 20-13 at Swansea.com stadium on April 27th. Read More

UWTSD Set Design & Production Student and Lecturer worked on ‘Last Train To Christmas’ Film
The film ‘Last Train To Christmas,’ which was recently produced in Bay Studios, Swansea required as part of their production design a difficult to source and very specific prop, a 1980’s National Rail ‘MaxPax’ coffee cup. York Museum hold an original but could not release it in time for filming, therefore, Art Director Gemma Clancy reached out to UWTSD’s Creative Industries degree programme Set & Production in Carmarthen to see if one could be modelled and 3D printed. ” Read More

Swansea’s Student Entrepreneurs Boost their Business Ideas with Big Pitch
Entrepreneurial students received a major boost for their business ideas at Swansea University’s annual Big Pitch Competition, sponsored by Santander Universities. Held in person for the first time in two years, the Big Pitch aims to provide support for students to gain valuable skills and get their ideas off the ground. 19 entrepreneurial students pitched 14 different ideas to a panel of esteemed judges, who awarded more than £10,500 to four start-ups. Read More

UWTSD Student takes over local Sports Centre with a vision to create a community hub
A Rural Enterprise Management student from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David’s Carmarthen Business School has recently taken over a local sports centre in the Gwendraeth Valley with a vision to develop it for the community and to create a community hub. Read More

UPCOMING EVENTS

Baby & Me
Every Monday 10:00 – 11:15
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Self Help Book Club!
Every Monday 16:00 – 17:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Community Yoga Class
Every Tuesday 12:00 – 12:50
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Women’s Outdoor Walking Group
Every Tuesday 13:15
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Choirs For Good
Every Tuesday 17:45 – 18:45
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Beginners Yoga Class
Every Tuesday 17:45 – 19:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Pregnancy Yoga
Every Tuesday 19:00 – 20:15
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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British Triathlon Breakfast Club and Introbiz Swansea & West Wales
4 May 08:30 – 10:30
Village Hotel Swansea
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Swansea Marina Litter Pick
4 May 10:00 – 12:00
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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The Customer Experience – Love them or lose them!
4 May 10:00 – 11:30
Online
The session will be led by Mel Evans from Insight6
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Public History and the Archive for the Next Century – IHR@Swansea
4 May 12:00 – 19:30
Taliesin Create, Swansea University Singleton Campus
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Bay Beach Clean
4 May 13:00 – 15:00
Swansea University Bay Campus
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NPT INNOVATION EXCHANGE – Skills and training support
4 May 13:00 – 15:00
Neath College, NPTC Group of Colleges
Hosted by 4theRegion & NPTCBC
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Online Taster Sessions – Psychology
4 May 18:00
Online
Hosted by University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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Virtual Open Evening – Teacher Training
4 May 19:00
Online
Hosted by University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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Job Search Support
First Thursday of the month 10:00 – 12:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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CEIC Insight Event
5 May 11:00
Online
Hosted by CEIC Wales
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ION Open Doors – Making an impact with your 60 second pitch
5 May 11:00 – 12:00
Online
Hosted by ION leadership
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Beginners Yoga Class
Every Thursday 11:45 – 12:45
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Walking for Wellbeing
Every Thursday 12:00
Sea wall opposite the Secret Cafe, Swansea
Hosted by The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Free Homeopathic Clinic
Every Thursday 12:30 – 17:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Mindfulness – Relax, Restore, Revive, Lunchtime Reset
Every Thursday 12:50 – 13:20
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Wales Virtual Networking
5 May 13:00 – 14:00
Online
Hosted by FSB Wales
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West Wales – Unpaid Carers (Listening Event)
5 May 18:00 – 19:00
Online
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Drum Circle With Earth Chants
6 May
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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How to Tender for Swansea Council Workshop
6 May 09:30 – 12:00
Online
Please email alyson.Davies@swansea.gov.uk to register your business and receive a link to Microsoft Teams

First Aid at Work
6, 13 & 20 May 09:30 – 16:30
Pembrokeshire College
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West Wales – Unpaid Carers (Listening Event)
6 May 11:00 – 12:00
Online
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Powell Cottages Holidays Networking Event
6 May 11:00 – 15:00
Giltar Hotel, Tenby

Men’s Shed
Every Friday 11:45 – 13:15
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Lunch and Learn: Workstation Ergonomics
6 May 12:30 – 13:30
Online
Hosted by Wellbeing through Work
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Men’s Tai Chi Class
8 week course every Friday 13:45 – 14:45
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Embrace You! Women’s Wellbeing Group
Every Friday 15:00 – 16:00
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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BID Business Friday
6 May 16:00 – 19:00
Morgans Hotel, Swansea
Hosted by Swansea BID
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‘Better Than That’: Ify Iwobi Album Launch
6 May 18:00 – 20:30
University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Swansea
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The Curious Cabaret
6 May 19:30
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Swansea Vintage & Makers Market
7 & 8 May 10:00 – 16:00
National Waterfront Museum, Swansea
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Sensory Wellbeing for Teenagers Workshop
7 May 13:30 – 15:30
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Anahata Svara – Kirtan
Saturday (Once a month) 18:30 – 19:30
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Noson Well o Gwsg – Atebion i Broblemau Cysgu Cyffredin
9 May 10:00 – 11:00
Online
Hosted by Wellbeing through Work
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Employers Info Event – CPD and Degree Apprenticeships at Swansea University
9 May 12:30 – 14:00
Institute of Life Science 1, Swansea University
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Arts Society West Wales: An Irrational & Exotick Entertainment. A History of Opera in England & Wales
10 May 11:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Wellbeing Region South West Wales | 4theRegion Sector Forum
10 May 12:00 – 14:00
Online
Hosted by 4theRegion
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MASI 22/23 Call for Proposals – Breakfast Networking Session
11 May 09:30
Computational Foundry, Swansea University Bay Campus
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UWTSD Alumni Careers Fair
11 May 11:30 – 14:30
SA1 Swansea Waterfront Campus UWTSD
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Online Taster Sessions – Education Studies
11 May 16:00 – 17:00
Online
Hosted by University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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Preference Rules of Origin
12 May 09:30 – 12:30
Online
Hosted by Chambers Wales
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May Lunch
12 May 12:15 – 15:30
Blancos Hotel, Port Talbot
Hosted by Swansea Bay Business Club
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Dementia Cafe
12 May 13:45 – 15:45
Email information@nptcarers.org.uk or call 01639 642277 to register your interest

Virtual Open Evening – Post Compulsory Education and Training (PCET)
12 May 17:00
Online
Hosted by University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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Swansea University Dylan Thomas Prize Award Ceremony 2022
12 May 18:30
Great Hall, Swansea University Bay Campus
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Finding Your Innate Resilience
Thursdays from 12 May – 23 June 19:30 – 21:00 (No session in half term)
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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Gong Bath
13 May
The Swansea Wellbeing Centre
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WiST Webinar: An Unconventional Path to CEO
13 May 11:45 – 13:00
Online
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#TheCAEFootball
14 May 13:00 – 15:00
LC Swansea
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DREADZONE
14 May 19:30
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Wales on Wheels
15 May 11:00 – 16:00
National Waterfont Museum, Swansea
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GETTING AROUND Pontarddulais
16 May 13:00 – 15:00
Canolfan Y Bont, Pontarddulais
Hosted by 4theRegion, Swansea CVS, Swansea Environmental Forum and Swansea Council
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Coffee Morning with Menter Iaith Abertawe
17 May 10:30 – 11:30
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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GETTING AROUND Bonymaen
17 May 11:00 – 13:00
Bonymaen Community Centre, Swansea
Hosted by 4theRegion, Swansea CVS, Swansea Environmental Forum and Swansea Council
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Preparing for an HMRC Audit, inc. Customs, VAT & Risk
18 May 09:30 – 12:30
Online
Hosted by Chambers Wales
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TOO GOOD TO GO
18 May 10:00
Online
Hosted by CEIC Wales
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Wellbeing and Resilience
18 May 10:00 – 11:00
Online
Hosted by Wellbeing through Work
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Boosting Physical Wellbeing in your Team
18 May 10:00 – 11:00
Online
Hosted by RCS Wales
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NPT INNOVATION EXCHANGE – Manufacturing & Supply Chain Opportunities
18 May 13:00 – 15:00
Online
Hosted by 4theRegion & NPTCBC
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CEIC Insight Event
19 May 11:00
Online
Hosted by CEIC Wales
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ION Open Doors – Virtual Networking
19 May 11:00 – 12:00
Online
Hosted by ION leadership
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Online Taster Sessions – Early Years
19 May 11:00 & 18:00
Online
Hosted by University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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Wales Virtual Networking
19 May 13:00 – 14:00
Online
Hosted by FSB Wales
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Georgia Ruth
20 May 19:00
The Queens Hall, Narberth
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Repair Cafe
21 May 10:30 – 13:30
The Environment Centre, Swansea
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Access All Areas: UWTSD Industry Networking Event
24 May 08:00 – 12:30
SA1 Swansea Waterfront Campus UWTSD
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Academic Conference: Migration, Mobilities and Emerging Political Spaces
24 May 08:30 – 25 May 18:00
Wallace Building, Swansea University
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Cyngor a Chanllawiau ar gyfer Gweithwyr Eisteddog yn ystod Covid-19
24 May 09:30 – 10:30
Online
Hosted by Wellbeing through Work
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Classification of Goods & Commodity Codes
24 May 09:30 – 12:30
Online
Hosted by Chambers Wales
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Menopause Awareness Training for Teams
24 May 10:00 – 11:30
Online
Hosted by RCS Wales
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GETTING AROUND Clydach
24 May 11:30 – 13:30
Clydach Community Hall, Swansea
Hosted by 4theRegion, Swansea CVS, Swansea Environmental Forum and Swansea Council
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Getting Around – Community Transport Business Event
25 May 13:00 – 14:00
Online
Hosted by 4theRegion
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Online Taster Sessions – Youth Work and Social Education
25 May 18:00
Online
Hosted by University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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Modern Slavery Conference
26 May 09:30 – 16:30
SA1 Swansea Waterfront Campus UWTSD
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Getting Started with Instagram Reels
26 May 10:00 – 11:00
Online
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Garden Basics Course
26 May 11:00 – 16:00
National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne
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Meet 4theRegion | Who is 4theRegion?
27 May 13:00 – 15:00
Online
Hosted by 4theRegion
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Joyous Jubilee
31 May 10:00 – 15:00
The Egypt Centre, Swansea University
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