April 5, 2017
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New Project launched in Powys

More than 650 people in Powys will benefit from new skills and help to get back into work with a new Workways+ Powys project, which will […]
January 13, 2017
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New PRIME Cymru Project for over 54s in Flintshire and Wrexham launched.

An exciting new project has been launched by PRIME Cymru for people who are aged over 54 in Flintshire and Wrexham: PRIME Initiative Flintshire and Wrexham. […]
December 19, 2016
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TESCO Winner of Prime Cymru’s positive about age award

PRIME Cymru’s Positive About Age Award has been won by Tesco after the supermarket showed exemplary practice in managing an age diverse workforce, with the highest […]
August 30, 2016

Mentor of the year – PRIME Cymru awards 2016

The winner of the PRIME Cymru Business Mentor of the Year is Clive Barnard, a volunteer Mentor for PRIME Cymru who covers North Wales. Clive Barnard […]
August 30, 2016

Green business – PRIME Cymru awards 2016

The winner of the Green Business Award is Dave Marchant with his business Coedcae Services from Near Pencoed. Coedcae Services covers all aspects of woodland management, […]
August 30, 2016

New business – PRIME Cymru awards 2016

The winner of the 2016 New Business Award is Carolyn Parry, with her business Career Alchemy, coaching and training based in Penuwch, Tregaron. This is an […]
August 30, 2016

Growth business – PRIME Cymru awards 2016

The winner of the 2016 Growth Business Award is Lesley Wills, with her unique Kefir probiotic drink, the first commercial production in the UK, made in […]
August 18, 2015
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In the Press…Rise of the ‘silver self-employed’

More people over 50 are choosing to go it alone, giving up their career to be freelance and branch out into new sectors – India Sturgis […]
July 17, 2015

New business – PRIME Cymru awards 2015

PRIME Cymru has helped over 10,000 people across Wales to set-up in business, retrain, find employment or become active community volunteers since we started in 2001. […]
July 17, 2015

Mentor of the year – PRIME Cymru awards 2015

Interested in becoming, or are looking for, a mentor? PRIME Cymru has over 360 volunteer mentors delivering one-to-one and group support and advice across Wales to […]
July 17, 2015

Green business – PRIME Cymru awards 2015

Thinking of setting up a green business? These three Welsh businesses were all shortlisted for a PRIME Cymru Award for Green Business 2015, presented by HRH […]
July 17, 2015

Growth business – PRIME Cymru awards 2015

Is your own business growing? Successful businesses grow! These three, very diverse, businesses were all started with the help and support of PRIME Cymru and they […]
July 16, 2015
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‘Alarming’ number of over 50s out of work in Wales

There is an urgent need for policies to improve the job prospects for the over 50s, the Welsh assembly’s enterprise and business committee has warned. There […]
May 20, 2015

PRIME Cymru Awards 2015

#PRIMECymruAwards The team at PRIME Cymru are pleased to announce the launch of the 2015 PRIME Cymru Awards, sponsored by N-ergy. The awards ceremony will take […]
March 9, 2015
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Chat with a Modest Mentor

Paolo Piana, our Development Officer in West Wales, received a call from one of our newer mentors recently. The mentor had received the details of a […]
November 24, 2014
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Sun shines on charity golf day

A golf day and dinner was organised by local Carmarthen business Nolan uPVC with PRIME Cymru the recipients of the funds raised by the team entry […]
November 24, 2014
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HRH The Prince of Wales joins in the Celebration

HRH The Prince of Wales joins in the Celebration of our Enterprise Mentoring Event In December we were delighted to host a celebration of our Enterprise […]
November 6, 2014
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The Leading Wales Awards – a great success

The Leading Wales Awards each year seeks to identify recognise and celebrate real leaders in Wales who are making a difference. This was the ninth year […]
October 24, 2014
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A Grand Day Out

PRIME Cymru will be at this year’s Carmarthenshire 50+ event “A Grand Day Out” at the National Botanic Garden of Wales on Friday September 19th from […]
June 19, 2014
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SFEDI Workshops and Courses

We are about to start SFEDI accredited courses in different regions throughout Wales. Our courses, which are free of charge, will be tailored to helping our […]
November 6, 2013
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“PRIME of Life” Project

“PRIME of Life” is a unique project being run in Wrexham and Flintshire to help people over 50 back into economic activity. Funded until March 2015 […]