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Noodle Bar boss Gwyn causes real stir with film starring new delivery vehicle

Noodle Bar boss Gwyn Ingman is causing a real stir with an action film featuring his nippy new delivery vehicle which has become an internet sensation. Within days the short video promoting his Try Thai business at the Eagles Meadow shopping centre in Wrexham went viral on social media attracting more than 40,000 hits. Gwyn, […]

New Llanrwst Men’s shed helps gives stroke patient Bryan new lease of life

A PIONEERING Llanrwst community scheme which has given a new lease of life to a man left severely disabled by a stroke has had its official opening. Bryan Jones, who lives in the town, was working as a mobile phone network engineer when he was hit by a stroke and brain haemorrhage six years ago. […]

Care home resident Awena, 80, gets multi-coloured new hairdo for Children in Need 

A BIG-HEARTED care home resident who was just dyeing to help a nationwide charity appeal has come up with a colourful way of lending her support. Eighty-year-old Awena Robinson, who has been living at the Bodlondeb home in Wrexham for the past two years, is a major supporter of a range of good causes, having […]

Advanced driving group steers to major award from crime tsar

A GROUP which aims to promote safer driving across North Wales has steered itself to a top award from a police boss. The North Group of Advanced Motorists was set up by motoring enthusiasts back in 1977 to help drivers to prepare for the tough Institute of Advanced Motorists’ driving programme. Serving all six counties […]

Top care organisation wins award for inspiring stories about young people

A care organisation with an eye for talent has won an award for the inspiring stories it told about turning round the lives of young people. The Pendine Park care organisation in Wrexham came first in the Most PR Generated category at The Prince’s Trust Cymru Truth About Youth Awards. It won the award with […]

New property sales office officially opened by AM

The new sales office of an expanding property firm has been officially opened by an AM. Vale of Clwyd AM Ann Jones cut the ribbon at the refurbished office of Elwy Estates on Vale Street in Denbigh. Elwy, which started out solely as a property lettings firm has now also become an estate agent and […]

Caring gran Jenny wins top award for safeguarding her community

A CARING great-grandmother who became a neighbourhood watch co-ordinator to give something back to the community which welcomed her so warmly when she moved to Anglesey has been honoured by a crime tsar. Jenny Woodall, 72, came to live in the village of Valley, near Holyhead, in the late 1970s when her first husband’s job […]

Starring role at world cup for Amy

A talented footballer from Kinmel Bay conquered her fear of flying to represent Wales at an international tournament. Midfielder Amy Woodbridge, 16, was a key member of the Welsh team at the 2015 Homeless World Cup in Amsterdam. The competition, which is open to players over 16 or over who have been homeless or who […]

Children of tragic terrorist victim guests of honour at top awards

An emotional tribute was paid at an awards ceremony to the dedicated and much-loved care worker Trudy Jones who was killed in a terrorist attack in Tunisia. Members of Trudy’s family and colleagues were guests of honour at the annual Wales Care Awards, known as the social care “Oscars”. Trudy, 51, from Blackwood, Caerphilly, who […]