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North Wales – The UK’s Heart Of Adventure

04/07/2013 – 09:44
Tourism Partnership North Wales launch of Heart of Adventure campaign at Llanberis. From the left, Ben Slack from DMM, TPNW Regional Strategy Director, Dewi Davies and Chris Wright gtom Snowdonia-Active

By Ceidiog Hughes
Ambitious plans have been unveiled to turn North Wales into the top adventure destination of the UK. That’s the vision of Tourism Partnership North Wales, the body responsible for the strategic development of …

Essential Travel’s Top Ten Single Parent Holidays

03/05/2013 – 10:04
SPoH - Marrakesh (Djemaa el Fna square at night)

By Paula Gardner
In early 2012 there were nearly two million single-parent families in the UK, a number that has been steadily on the rise for the last decade. So, it comes as no surprise that …

Peace champion Terry Waite tells how his love of music helped during the hell of captivity

15/04/2013 – 10:40
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By Ceidiog Hughes
Human rights campaigner Terry Waite has hailed the contribution of the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod in helping to give world peace a chance. As he prepares to take his place at the head …

Top tenor Noah follows in Pavarotti’s footsteps at Llangollen Eisteddfod, Wales

29/03/2013 – 19:15

By Ceidiog Hughes
The first black musician to top the British classical music charts is following in the footsteps of one of his all-time heroes. Top tenor Noah Stewart will be performing at the Llangollen International …

Visit the Great British seaside at Saltburn-On-Sea

07/02/2013 – 10:16

By Karen Bowerman
Karen Bowerman visited Saltburn-by-the-sea on Britain’s north east coast, to discover a resort where little has changed since Victorian times.
I dug in with my tiny, two-pronged fork; the fish fell apart into …

North Wales visitors get their teeth into new foodie campaign

04/01/2013 – 09:19
The Tourism Partnership launch campaign for food in North wales with excellent welsh produce at Bodnant Foods, Conwy. Pictured  Tansy Rogerson and Carole Startin with a small selection of what's on offer in the shop

By Ceidiog Hughes
A campaign is being launched to transform North Wales into a foodie heaven for visitors. The aim is to give tourists a taste for the area so they have an appetite to come …

Coming out was “greatest thing I’ve done” says gay rugby legend Gareth Thomas

04/12/2012 – 11:23
Milton Keynes 3 (High)

By Ceidiog Hughes
Welsh rugby legend Gareth Thomas believes that coming out as being gay was the greatest thing he has ever done. He says he is constantly being told how the example he set by …

Digital revolution is one in a million in North Wales

30/10/2012 – 16:33
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By Ceidiog Hughes
A major digital tourism campaign has been launched to put North Wales on the map – and turn the region into a top five UK destination for holidaymakers. Tourism Partnership North Wales are …