Tag: Wales

Vodafone-WRU deal to spur women rugby growth

Principality Stadium partners with Vodafone

Telecommunications company Vodafone has announced a landmark multiyear partnership with the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) to become the Founding Principal Partner of women and girls’ rugby in Wales and a Digital Transformation Partner to the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, UK. ‘Vodafone’... » Read more

Overwhelming support to Wrexham A.F.C. on Kop

Wrexham AFC submits planning application

The National League team Wrexham A.F.C. (UK) can confirm it has submitted the planning application for the ‘Kop’. ‘Wrexham AFC’ stated that July 28th saw the completion of the pre-application consultation, with 708 responses from members of the public, in addition to those from the statuary... » Read more

Wrexham A.F.C. get nod to pull down ‘Kop’

Wrexham AFC stadium update June 2022

The Welsh professional association football club Wrexham A.F.C. (UK) has been given permission by the Wrexham Council to demolish the Kop and clear the site. ‘the Leader’ stated that the club submitted an application to the Wrexham County Borough Council at the start of June, outlining their... » Read more

Rhydycar West set to be gamechanger

Wales new sport and leisure destination

Based in the heart of the South Wales Valleys, United Kingdom, lies a transformational new sport and leisure destination – Rhydycar West. The ‘Rhydycar West’ stated that the area at its height was one of the largest mining operations in Wales. Since the mid-20th century, the land has... » Read more

Wales crack the Omicron whip on sports events

Wales to ban fans to fight Omicron

Wales (UK) is ordering sports events to take place without fans to help fight the Omicron rise, as reports suggest new restrictions in England are unlikely before Christmas but could come in before New Year. The ‘Sky News’ stated that indoor and outdoor events will have to take place behind... » Read more

NHS COVID pass proviso for Welsh sports fans

Welsh stadium visitors will need to show covid pass

Sports fans will need to show a pass proving they have been fully vaccinated or had a negative COVID test to attend large-scale events in Wales (UK) from October 11th. The ‘BBC Sport’ stated that supporters will be able to use a National Health Service (NHS) COVID Pass to show they are... » Read more

Cardiff Bay indoor arena to catalyze economy

Cardiff new arena

A new “world-class” 15,000-capacity venue in Cardiff (UK) will inject more than £100m a year into the South Wales economy, say backers of the project. The ‘BBC’ stated that the Cardiff Council hoped the £150m indoor arena in Cardiff Bay would attract a million visitors every year after it... » Read more