Ford Ranger launch report by Steve Rogers

Ford Ranger launch report by Steve Rogers

What did the Romans do for us? Amongst other things they built roads along some pretty treacherous, freezing, windswept Welsh hillsides so their foot slogging centurions could carry on invading our lands. Nearly 2000 years later we are still driving those roads,...

I’m a Local Celebrity – Get Me in the Picture

I’m a Local Celebrity – Get Me in the Picture

A group of local heroes in Abergele have been given the star treatment as part of a photography project inspired by I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here. Their pictures taken by a top photographer are emblazoned on an eye-catching display of 20 giant portraits just down...

Llangollen eatery is flying high after winning top award

Llangollen eatery is flying high after winning top award

A Llangollen restaurant and bar has been named North Wales’s best eatery at the region’s tourism Oscars. The Three Eagles Bar and Grill’s successful transformation to provide an outdoor dining offer won them the Go Taste of North Wales, sponsored by Bwydlyn Butchery....

Covid warrior Arlene honoured by the Philippines ambassador

Covid warrior Arlene honoured by the Philippines ambassador

A “coronavirus warrior” who appeared in a hard-hitting TV documentary about the pandemic has been honoured by the Philippines ambassador to Britain. Arlene Elano, the long serving deputy manager of Pendine Park’s Bodlondeb Care Home in Summerhill, Wrexham, is...

MS bangs drum to expand pioneering music service

MS bangs drum to expand pioneering music service

An award-winning music cooperative that teaches 5,000 children and young people has revealed ambitious plans to expand the service. Among those banging the drum for the North Wales Music Cooperative is Mark Isherwood, the North Wales MS, who’s calling for a reliable,...

Gwynedd tourism heroes win top awards

Gwynedd tourism heroes win top awards

A remote Gwynedd campsite named in the top ten in the UK this year by BBC Countryfile Magazine has picked up another accolade at the North Wales Tourism ‘Oscars’. Graig Wen Arthog, on the Mawddach estuary, between Dolgellau and Barmouth, was named Camping/Glamping...

Toyota Yaris Cross drive by Steve Rogers

Toyota Yaris Cross drive by Steve Rogers

What could be better than two Japanese giants going head to head in a car battle. Last week we looked at the Honda Jazz Crosstar and now it's the new Toyota Yaris Cross, both late comers to the compact crossover league, make that very late, but both highly regarded...

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