Top 10 autumn staycation spots in the UK, according to Tripadvisor

Swansea, Glasgow and Tenby are among the top 10 staycation spots in the UK to visit this autumn, new research by Tripadvisor has found. According to the travel company's Autumn Travel Index, 62% of Brits are planning to travel around the country this autumn, with over a third (37%) of younger people saying they intend to spend more on their autumn trips than they did in 2019. From leaf-peeping in the city to cosy countryside getaways, it seems Brits are looking to fully embrace all the cooler season has to offer (even if it means packing an extra coat).
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Gareth Baber: Olympic gold medal winning coach leads Fiji on Europe tour

Olympic Sevens gold-winning head coach Gareth Baber will take charge of Fiji for the autumn internationals which will include a game against Wales. Fiji have decided not to select players or send coaches from the southern hemisphere for the Europe tour because of Covid-19 concerns. Head coach Vern Cotter and...
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James Rowberry: Cardiff City coach is named Newport County manager

Newport County have appointed Cardiff City's first team coach James Rowberry as their new manager. The 36-year-old will watch the club's League Two match against Carlisle at Rodney Parade on Tuesday evening. Wayne Hatswell has been in caretaker charge since the departure of Mike Flynn after almost five years in...

VFTN x James McCarthy

James McCarthy recently departed his role as the head of Cardiff’s academy and he was kind enough to spend some time with VFTN recently to chat about his time at the club, the academy structure and the current crop breaking through to the first-team. To begin with, can we just...

Finding ways to finesse eye examinations in paediatric patients

New strategies are considered for obtaining information from visual assessments while ensuring compliance from paediatric patients. Reviewed by Mr Jeff Locke. Improving the paediatric eye examination can be achieved with several small steps, according to Mr Jeff Locke, a past co-president of the Canadian Orthoptic Society. Mr Locke is an orthoptist/instructor and team lead in the visual electrophysiology lab at IWK Health in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Principality Collaboration with Sero to Speed up Delivery of Green Mortgage

Principality Building Society has announced a collaboration with Cardiff based energy tech company Sero, to accelerate the transition to net zero for new and existing mortgage customers. Using Sero’s Building Passport app, Principality Building Society will look to gain a better understanding of the energy performance and carbon impacts of...

Newport name Cardiff first-team coach James Rowberry as club’s new manager,

Newport has confirmed the appointment of Cardiff first-team coach James Rowberry as the club’s new manager. Rowberry arrives on Rodney Parade as Michael Flynn’s permanent successor, who left the exiles earlier this month after four years in to upload. the 36-year-old is no stranger in County, because he was a...

Fulham’s Fabio Carvalho out of Cardiff clash due to Covid

Fulham have confirmed Fabio Carvalho tested positive for Covid-19 and will miss the Craven Cottage clash with Cardiff. Carvalho returned to training on Monday, but Fulham boss Marco Silva said the 19-year-old had a “bad reaction” to the virus and has to build up his physical condition. Joe Bryan and...

Sorry postpone UK tour next month

Sorry, their UK tour next month has been postponed due to “scheduling conflicts around new music”. Read more: Sorry new EP ‘TweaksTeven’ – “It Could Tap into How People Are Feeling Now”. The London band, who released their debut album ‘925’ in March 2020, announced the news via Twitter today...