Month: January 2018

Caring Janet scoops silver at social care Oscars

A care home manager whose job looking after elderly people helped her cope with the loss of her husband is toasting national awards glory. Grandmother-of-four Janet Paynter scooped the silver award at this year’s Wales Care Awards, held at City Hall in Cardiff. The 63-year-old, from Queens Street, Tondu, Bridgend, was nominated for the Outstanding […]

Mugs up for Ronald McDonald House charities thanks to merchandising firm Sional

The parents of a boy who faced life-saving surgery when he was just weeks old are helping raise funds to support families of seriously ill children. Albert Williamson, who now lives in Penmaenmawr, underwent lengthy emergency specialist surgery at Birmingham Children’s Hospital to remove a growth on his liver, caused by a blood clot. His […]

On your marks! Joneses are on the run to set new world record

An appeal has been launched for help in setting a new world record for the biggest gathering of runners named Jones. Already more than 800 athletes have signed up for the fifth Jones Crisps Anglesey Half Marathon on Sunday March 4 – with almost 10 per cent of them called Jones. Race organisers Always Aim […]

Riello UPS keeps the power on for businesses thanks to Delsol

Vital equipment to keep power connected at data centres through to hospitals around the UK is being sped on its way thanks to a North Wales delivery company Delsol. Couriers from the parcels and pallets firm transport products from the Wrexham base of Riello UPS Ltd to critical locations across the country. Getting parts speedily […]