South West Wales News, Events & Opportunities

Swansea-based businesses partner to generate multimillion-pound savings for DfT

Swansea-based businesses partner to generate multimillion-pound savings for DfT

Swansea-based business process outsourcing (BPO) provider Arvato has partnered with cloud services company ...
New Ireland and Wales marine energy project launched at Ocean Energy Europe Conference

New Ireland and Wales marine energy project launched at Ocean Energy Europe Conference

A new €4.2m cross-border project aiming to boost the marine energy industry in Wales and Ireland has been launched ...
This is when all the big changes coming to Swansea’s High Street will happen

This is when all the big changes coming to Swansea’s High Street will happen

Swansea's High Street has seen a massive amount of regeneration in recent years, including Coastal Housing's Urban ...

A new wind farm in Neath Port Talbot has been granted planning permission

A new wind farm in Neath Port Talbot has been granted planning permission. The development between the Afan and ...
Roundtable Report – Renewable Energy Region

Roundtable Report – Renewable Energy Region

This event was organised in partnership with Low Carbon Swansea Bay and sponsored by FLEXIS.  The intention was to celebrate the growing Renewable Energy Sector of South West Wales, showcase the fantastic, diverse projects and initiatives going on across the region, and bring together business, academia and individuals to learn from each other and explore what else can be done to strengthen our renewable energy sector.
New role for Port Talbot’s famous old Plaza

New role for Port Talbot’s famous old Plaza

Neath Port Talbot Council’s Planning Committee has approved proposals to create a new role for the art-deco cinema ...

Wales’ National Marine Energy Test Facility is Open for Business

Marine Energy Wales has today announced that phase 1 of its Marine Energy Test Area (META) project is ...
Roundtable Report – Food, Farming, Waste & Biobased

Roundtable Report – Food, Farming, Waste & Biobased

BIOBASED SECTOR ROUNDTABLETHURSDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2019NATIONAL BOTANIC GARDEN OF WALES A well attended ...
Have your say on Council’s dynamic vision for a green future

Have your say on Council’s dynamic vision for a green future

Neath Port Talbot Council is putting its draft Decarbonisation and Renewable Energy Strategy out to public ...
Neath’s Gwyn Hall centre stage for International Film Festival

Neath’s Gwyn Hall centre stage for International Film Festival

The Wales International Film Festival (WIFF) awards ceremony hosted by Kev Johns MBE will take place on September ...
Council welcomes new ‘Discovery Gateway’ future for colliery museum

Council welcomes new ‘Discovery Gateway’ future for colliery museum

Neath Port Talbot Council has welcomed funding of £1.8m to develop the Cefn Coed Colliery Museum site into a major ...
Margam Country Park achieves international Green Flag Award

Margam Country Park achieves international Green Flag Award

Staff at Neath Port Talbot’s popular Margam Country Park have been congratulated after the attraction retained its ...
RAP International acquired by Yokogawa

RAP International acquired by Yokogawa

A business that is Swansea born and bred is now truly on the international stage. Yokogawa Electric Corporation ...
What is 4theRegion and what do we do?

What is 4theRegion and what do we do?

In this video we're answering the most basic question! 4theRegion is a not-for-profit membership organisation, on a mission to help make positive change happen for South West Wales. We are connecting people, breaking down silos and enabling collaboration.
Your September Update from 4theRegion

Your September Update from 4theRegion

We're welcoming three new members and kicking off our new season of events this month, as well as highlighting some key opportunities for you to have your say on some notable regional issues. And don't miss our September newsletter, featuring our pick of the region's headlines!