South West Wales News, Events & Opportunities

UWTSD plays host to the UK’s top apprentices during National Apprenticeship Week (March 4 -8)

UWTSD plays host to the UK’s top apprentices during National Apprenticeship Week (March 4 -8)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David has been selected by WorldSkills UK to host one of the prestigious ...
Meet the Buyer: Buckingham Group Ready to Engage with Regional Businesses for Swansea Central Phase One

Meet the Buyer: Buckingham Group Ready to Engage with Regional Businesses for Swansea Central Phase One

Welsh businesses are being urged to bid for work on the £120m Swansea Central Phase One project.  Principal ...
Procurement Strategy Agreed for Swansea Central Phase One

Procurement Strategy Agreed for Swansea Central Phase One

Swansea Council has today named the principal contractor for Phase One of the £120million Swansea Central ...
South Wales Must Say NO To Nuclear Waste Facility

South Wales Must Say NO To Nuclear Waste Facility

Swansea has a fresh challenge to contend with this week, with the announcement that UK Government is coming to ...
Innovation 100 Construction Wales nominee: AB Glass – Access Control Division

Innovation 100 Construction Wales nominee: AB Glass – Access Control Division

With plans for UK-wide expansion, AB Glass and AB Access Control currently provide an innovative one-stop solution ...
Completed apartment block to form part of new look Port Talbot

Completed apartment block to form part of new look Port Talbot

A £4m project to create a four storey apartment block with associated commercial space on the site of Port ...
New project aims to offer treatment as ovarian cancer cases continue to rise

New project aims to offer treatment as ovarian cancer cases continue to rise

A new £2.6 million project led by Swansea University aims to dramatically improve the diagnosis and treatment of ...
Pension fund invests £10 million in Welsh business owners

Pension fund invests £10 million in Welsh business owners

The Clwyd Pension Fund has confirmed a £10 million equity investment in the £25 million Wales Management ...
Bertie the Sea Bass arrives at Milford Waterfront

Bertie the Sea Bass arrives at Milford Waterfront

Bertie the Sea Bass, a fourteen by seven foot sculpture, has arrived at Mackerel Quay in Milford Waterfront, where ...
Swansea City legend submits plans for new look beachfront venue

Swansea City legend submits plans for new look beachfront venue

A planning application just received by Swansea Council sees a proposal to build on the Mumbles side and to the ...
Funding boost set to transform Swansea Canal

Funding boost set to transform Swansea Canal

Funding of over £320,000 has been confirmed to regenerate the historic Swansea Canal into a major visitor ...
Deal saves nearly 200 jobs at ladder maker

Deal saves nearly 200 jobs at ladder maker

A Swansea-based ladder and scaffolding manufacturer that supplied Sir Edmund Hillary's Everest expedition has been ...
Development Bank backs South West Wales SMEs with £21.3m in 2018

Development Bank backs South West Wales SMEs with £21.3m in 2018

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, Swansea and Neath Port Talbot received ...
Swansea tidal lagoon plan revived – without government funding

Swansea tidal lagoon plan revived – without government funding

The backers of a pioneering project to harness energy from the tides off the Welsh coast have rebooted the scheme ...
Law firm boosts property department with two hires

Law firm boosts property department with two hires

Welsh law firm Hutchinson Thomas has appointed two solicitors to its property team. The law firm, which ...