South West Wales News, Events & Opportunities

Making Hope Happen

Making Hope Happen

At 4theRegion our mission is to co-create a happier, healthier South West Wales with a thriving economy. And what ...
February Regional Round-Up

February Regional Round-Up

Our roundup of the month’s regional news headlines from across South West Wales – to help you speak more positively and more knowledgeably about what’s happening in our region!
What is green recovery?

What is green recovery?

When the coronavirus pandemic hit global economies, governments pledged to rebuild, create jobs and spark growth. ...
Buying more from each other

Buying more from each other

What can we do to keep more of our spending in the region? By this we mean both the money we spend as individuals ...
Planning approval and first occupants announced for Swansea’s City Centre Community Hub

Planning approval and first occupants announced for Swansea’s City Centre Community Hub

Proposals for a new central Swansea location for the city’s main library and other key services have taken a big ...
January Regional Round-Up

January Regional Round-Up

Our roundup of the month’s regional news headlines from across South West Wales – to help you speak more positively and more knowledgeably about what’s happening in our region!
UWTSD Library launches new exhibition to celebrate the bicentenary

UWTSD Library launches new exhibition to celebrate the bicentenary

The Library and Learning Resources department at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David has launched a new ...
New £4.3million Ysgol Rhys Prichard has it all

New £4.3million Ysgol Rhys Prichard has it all

When children and staff at Ysgol Rhys Prichard moved into their new school, they didn’t just get a school, they ...
Success for UWTSD at the Swansea Open 2021 Art Exhibition

Success for UWTSD at the Swansea Open 2021 Art Exhibition

A graduate and a staff member from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David have been successful at the Swansea ...
Market shoppers enjoy taste of market’s new attraction

Market shoppers enjoy taste of market’s new attraction

City centre shoppers are enjoying a sociable and relaxing new experience in Swansea Market. The iconic ...
Research looks at 4theRegion’s unique approach to community engagement and focus on wellbeing

Research looks at 4theRegion’s unique approach to community engagement and focus on wellbeing

We are delighted to have featured as a case study in a paper exploring wellbeing as the basis for regional ...
First look at Carmarthen bus station revamp and ‘green roof’ bus shelter plans

First look at Carmarthen bus station revamp and ‘green roof’ bus shelter plans

People are being given the chance to help shape the revamp of Carmarthen town centre’s bus ...
December Regional Roundup

December Regional Roundup

Our roundup of the month’s regional news headlines from across South West Wales – to help you speak more positively and more knowledgeably about what’s happening in our region!
The multi-million pound new projects which will help Neath Port Talbot meet the challenges of the post-Covid era

The multi-million pound new projects which will help Neath Port Talbot meet the challenges of the post-Covid era

New and refurbished schools, the major redevelopment of Neath’s town centre, the building of a self powering ...
Fishpond Power – Margam Country Park Turbine Restoration Creates Renewable Energy Source

Fishpond Power – Margam Country Park Turbine Restoration Creates Renewable Energy Source

The historic turbine house located in Margam Country Park has been restored to once again provide electricity for ...