Sport

Felinheli football club seeks recipe for success

An ambitious village football club has unveiled a new kit and new sponsor for its first season in the inaugural Lock Stock Ardal North West Division – and they’re banking on having a recipe for success. The name on the shirts of Y Felinheli is Llofft, a new café/bar/restaurant in the village and as well […]

Falcons ready to fly high after rescuers pitch in

An unkempt and long disused playing field in a village near Wrexham has been rescued by the local community and turned into a football pitch. The transformation of the land behind Maes Meillion, in Minera, has enabled Coedpoeth United Under-12 Falcons to kick off their season in the Wrexham Junior League. It’s all been made […]

Denbigh Town’s £200K new pitch makes TV debut in floodlit cup-tie

Lights, camera, action – Denbigh Town’s £200,000 new pitch will be getting the Hollywood treatment when it is the centrepiece of S4C’s Friday night DW Welsh Cup football action next week (September 3). It will be the first time the newly re-laid pitch is played on when Town host Caernarfon Town in the second round […]

Seized criminals’ cash hits the spot after vandals wreck cricket pitch

One of the most scenic cricket clubs in North Wales has had a helping hand with cash seized from criminals after vandals wrecked its all-weather pitch. Youths holding an under-age drinking party in March last year lit a barbecue on the artificial wicket at Caernarfon’s magnificently sited Aber Foreshore ground which looks out across the […]

Rob’s “surreal” cameo in video with two Hollywood superstars

A senior manager at Ifor Williams Trailers has been speaking about his “surreal” moment in the spotlight in a video with Hollywood superstars Rob McElhenney and Ryan Reynolds. Head of Sales Rob Small made a brief cameo appearance in the hilarious film made by Rob and Ryan to unveil global social media brand TikTok as […]

Starring role for trailer firm in Wrexham’s TikTok video

A trailer firm has been given a starring role in a hilarious new video by Hollywood superstars Rob McElhenney and Ryan Reynolds to unveil TikTok as the new shirt sponsor at Wrexham AFC. Sponsors Ifor Williams Trailers have handed over the baton to the social media giant – who are also an official sponsor of […]

Ifor Williams Trailers remains Wrexham’s primary local sponsor

North Walian trailer firm confirmed as shorts sponsors for next two seasons A trailer firm is staying on as Wrexham AFC’s main local sponsor following the sale of the club to Rob McElhenney and Ryan Reynolds. Ifor Williams Trailers, which is based across six manufacturing sites in North Wales, have agreed a “strategic and supportive […]

Emotional event to honour legacy of Corwen hero Huw ‘Chick’

Ambitious plans to develop the football club in Corwen were unveiled at the emotional official opening of the clubhouse named after local legend Huw ‘Chick’ Jones. With the Dee Park ground bathed in early evening sunshine, the ceremonial ribbon was cut by Clwyd South MP Simon Baynes, who said he was humbled and honoured to […]

Where there’s a Will there’s a way for young wheelchair basketball ace

A young wheelchair basketball star and athlete is aiming for Paralympic gold as lockdown eases after netting a major Welsh sports award. Sixteen-year-old Will Bishop, a Year 11 student at leading independent school Myddelton College, in Denbigh, is a double Welsh international on the basketball court and on the track. The talented teenager, who has […]

Audi A3 Sportback road test by Steve Rogers

Meet the new Audi A3 plug-in hybrid… every company car drivers dream come true. There are those who say the only people to benefit from hybrid and electric cars are those driving company cars because of the generous tax breaks. I drove a company car for more than 30 years and in the early years […]