technology

Power surge from Audi

Review by Steve Rogers THEY have gone power mad at Audi with a string of super quick models. Audi Sport, the company’s high performance team, has been beefing up models right across the range with new engines pumping out incredible power. And the appetite for cars that look like every day family transport but go […]

Couple become TV stars in glamping pod made from Ifor Williams cattle trailer

A national TV audience has seen how a young designer turned his dream of building a luxury glamping pod into reality with the help of Europe’s top trailer maker. Sam Thompson bought himself a pre-owned Ifor Williams livestock trailer for just £4,000 and then spent another £11,000 transforming it into a real transport of delight […]

Green energy champ in the running for two national awards

A Denbighshire green energy champion has been shortlisted for two Welsh national renewable energy awards. David Jones, Director of Denbigh-based Hafod Renewables, has been shortlisted for Energy Champion of the Year while the company are also in the running for the Renewable Heating Installer of the Year at this year’s Wales Energy Efficiency Awards at […]

Particle smashing by Large Hadron Collider creates music at festival

A new piece of music created by using data from the world’s largest and most powerful particle accelerator will be performed at festival in North Wales. The performers at Bangor Music Festival will be using laptops to alter the sounds from the particle smashing done by the Large Hadron Collider at the European Organization for […]

Racing is in the blood for engineer Jamie who is gearing up for the new season

A RACING driver from Flintshire is gearing up for the new autograss season and has set his sights on national glory after a 12-month break from the track. Jamie Dodd, 50, from Sandycroft, service manager for Flintshire firm TDC Services, is a former regional and national champion with more than 30 years’ experience in the […]

Top of the shops

Sales staff at a mobile phone shop are celebrating after being hailed as the best for connecting with their customers. The team at Carphone Warehouse came out top of their region, which includes stores across North Wales, Shropshire and the West Midlands, in a customer survey. Manager Richard Smith was delighted with the survey results […]

Flintshire firm booms thanks to Chinese Takeaway

A FLINTSHIRE firm has broken into the Chinese market with a ground breaking system which is cleaning up in the pharmaceutical industry. David Catherall, Managing Director of TDC Services, in Ewloe, is the brains behind a high-pressure water system which has transformed the cleaning out of huge reactor vessels used to mix up some of […]

One of Wales’ Fast Growth companies opens new office as part of expansion plans

A WREXHAM-based firm, which is one of Wales’s fastest growing companies, has launched a new office as part of its ambitious expansion plans. Rawson Digital, based on Wrexham Industrial Estate, supplies and maintains photocopiers and printers across North Wales and the North West, was last year named at the number 14 slot in the Wales […]

Wrexham firm on course to copy past success and double turnover  

ONE of Wales’s fastest growing firms is on course to double its turnover after a bumper first quarter. Wrexham-based Rawson Digital, which supplies and maintains photocopiers and printers to companies across North Wales and the North West, was founded by Managing Director Vaughn Rawson five years ago from his back bedroom during the recession. It […]

Light bulb moment for creative pupils

An internationally renowned designer lit up the imaginations of artistic pupils at a Flintshire high school. Simon Macro led a workshop at Ysgol Maes Garmon in Mold thanks to a project with eco-friendly property development company Tesni Homes who are based in the town. He is part of the Freshwest partnership which designed the acclaimed […]