• Crack police team sends tough warning to cross-border criminals

  • Courtney goes extra smile after being inspired by her late mum

  • Honda Jazz Crosstar drive by Steve Rogers

  • New community hub at train station gets tenants and job seekers on right track

Crack police team sends tough warning to cross-border criminals

“You can run, but you can’t hide”. That’s the tough warning to County Lines drugs gangs and other dangerous criminals heading to North Wales from Chief Inspector Jon Aspinall. He’s the officer in charge of the crack Intercept team that was set up by North Wales Police just over a year ago Chief Inspector Aspinall […]

Courtney goes extra smile after being inspired by her late mum

A young carer rewarded for her winning smile and commitment to the job is dedicating the accolade to her late mum who inspired her. Courteney Jones, 20, followed her mum Julie’s footsteps into the social care sector at the Pendine Park care organisation in Wrexham.. Julie Jones was a nurse for many years with Pendine […]

Honda Jazz Crosstar drive by Steve Rogers

AS a supermini the Jazz made its mark as a super practical, super versatile small hatchback. Practical because it beat everyone on space, versatile because of its clever back seats which flip up, just like in the flicks, leaving enough room to walk through or carry something awkward. Strange that no one  has copied that […]

Wrexham AFC’s Hollywood owners inspire new, lager than life pie

Wrexham AFC are aiming for football’s “upper crust” thanks to their new Hollywood owners – and now they’ve got a pie to match. Two of the town’s food and drink industry titans have teamed up to create a steak and Wrexham Lager Pie that will be served up at the Racecourse to tantalise the taste […]

Kevin’s quick march for charity with 25 kilos strapped to his back

A truck driving instructor has been inspired to take on a massive charity challenge by an ex-army workmate who survived being blown up in Afghanistan. Kevin Dandy, 49, who works for McCarthy Distribution in Wrexham, is running and force marching a 5k park run every Saturday during November in aid of  two ex-service charities – […]

New community hub at train station gets tenants and job seekers on right track

A new community hub has opened at a train station to help job seekers and tenants get on the right track. Transport for Wales (TfW) and the Welsh Government are behind the pioneering scheme at Llandudno station, where a vacant room has been renovated for use by the local community. The one-stop-shop is being managed […]

New scheme launched to help students who’ve suffered child sexual abuse

A new scheme has been launched to reach out to college and university students who’ve been sexually abused so they don’t suffer in silence throughout their lives. According to Stepping Stones North Wales, survivors all too often didn’t feel able to seek help because they felt “guilt and shame” even though they were completely blameless. […]

Find out what’s happening to the historic Coach House at Downton-style mansion

The owners of a Downton Abbey-style mansion have invested £300,000 to open an exciting new wedding and events venue on the 10-acre estate. They have lovingly converted the historic Grade II* listed coach house and stables at Soughton Hall, in Sychdyn, near Mold, in a move that will create a 10 new jobs and boost […]

Suzuki Ignis drive by Steve Rogers

It’s funky, it’s fun, and it won’t break the bank. Sounds like something worth having and you get it all with the Suzuki Ignis, it even comes with four wheel drive. Suzuki describe it as a compact crossover which means it is a small city car with SUV looks because of its raised ride height […]

Pandemic poetry unlocked by top orchestra

A performance poet whose love letter to Wrexham went viral has teamed up for an unlikely collaboration with a top orchestra for a new work about the pandemic. Evrah Rose, who was inspired by rappers Eminem and Tupac Shakur, is looking forward to the premiere at a special concert to mark the 10th anniversary of […]