Defining the Brand

First published Wednesday, May 28, 2014 In an interesting article featured on the WalesOnline website today (link at the base of this page), there has been a suggestion made by the Council for the Protection of Rural Wales (CPRW) that Wales should be marketed with the “landscapes on the front cover”. Elsewhere in the article, […]

Making Tourism Count

First published Friday, May 16, 2014 Today (Friday 16 May) we were joined by Simon Hart MP for a Tourism Surgery, open to all members and indeed anyone involved in the tourism trade throughout the county. Over the course of two hours a number of issues were discussed, from broadband provision and mobile signal, through […]

Social Media and You!

First published Thursday, May 15, 2014 In the rapidly changing digital world, there are an increasing number of ways to keep in touch, to comment, to raise your profile and on the flip side, get caught out by a status update or throw away remark. Whereas in days gone by the local grapevine would maybe […]

What’s all the fuss about Food Banks?

First published Monday, May 12, 2014 This morning, thanks to several friends sharing this video on social media, the facts once again hit home on the desperate situation that too many people find themselves in, right now in 2014, in an allegedly civilized country. There has been a great deal of press coverage of late in […]

Redefining Communication

First published Saturday, May 10, 2014 Yesterday, as part of my working day, I attend a monthly business networking event provided by the Innov8 Network – a business to business group initially kick started by the team at the Bridge Innovation Centre, but now co-ordinated by a small group of people drawn from the local […]

Balancing Acts

First published Friday, May 2, 2014 Here in Pembrokeshire, we have three particularly strong economic sectors – agriculture, the energy sector, and tourism. Each employ significant numbers of people in the county, and whilst all three sectors have peaks and troughs in employment (seasonal variation, process shutdown maintenance periods in refineries etc) there will be […]