Guest Blog

#skillsseptember – To Bacc or not to Bacc?

20/9/18

The deadline for responses to the Welsh Government on the status of the Welsh Baccalaureate Qualification is TODAY and you can find more information here.

#SocialPrescribingJanuary A world-leading study into how green spaces improve our well-being – Amy Mizen

28/1/19

Previous research has suggested that spending time outdoors in natural environments, such as parks and beaches, can help support and promote good mental health and wellbeing. 

#TransportOctober Community Transport and Future Generations – Llyr ap Gareth, Community Transport Association UK

26/10/18

The international community faces huge challenges of climate change and dwindling resources. The Well-being of Future Generations Act (Wales) argues that if we hope to tackle those big questions, engaging...

#TransportOctober Roqib Monsur nextbike Ambassador explains why cycling is the best way to get around Cardiff

1/11/18

Since the bike-sharing scheme launched in Cardiff earlier this year, I was one of the people that took advantage of the scheme and began travelling using the nextbike for my...

#TransportOctober The “joy” of electric cars in rural Wales by Neil Lewis

30/10/18

My wife and I drove UP to the Farm Shop for breakfast in Cross Hands- half the charge had gone-will we be able to get home.... What have I done?

#PlanningMarch – Insights into the skills and mindset of a planner by Phil Williams

26/3/19

Having spent over 40 years as a local government planner, I am now a planning director in my own consultancy practice.

Future transport in the capital city – guest blog by Councillor Caro Wild

17/9/18

Cardiff is a really exciting place at the moment. We have a young and fast-growing city, with jobs being created, houses being built and a billion pounds worth of regional...

Guest blog by Sarah Stone, Executive Director, Samaritans Wales – Local action saves lives

19/12/17

One of the early conversations I had when I first joined Samaritans was with an organisation with which we were working in partnership to train staff and raise awareness.