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£400,000 investment for Monmouthshire power network

Over £400,000 is being spent to further improve power supplies in Little Mill, Usk and surrounding area. We are committed to investing in our network to ...

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Community of Life Savers Make a Difference

The community of Chard in Somerset have been busy fundraising to supply defibrillators for the town which could literally be a life saver should someone suff...

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Shaping Subtransmission - South Wales 2019 Webinar

March 28 2019

Webinar to describe and discuss the strategic investment options analysis in South Wales at 2pm on Thursday 28th March 2019.

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Be Smart - Become an Apprentice

A last call has been made for apprentices in parts of the Midlands before the final closing date for applications on Sunday, 24 March. Apprenticeship opport...

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Future of Heat Conference 2019

May 08 2019

The Future of Heat conference will address decarbonising heat, focussing on learning from ongoing projects and developing both policy and solutions.

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Students swap the classroom for the golf course!

Students from Caegarw Primary School in Rhondda Cynon Taff avoided the bunkers but found themselves in the rough when out for a spot of tree planting! Stude...

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South Wales pensioner launches thermometer cards

Abergavenny based pensioner Margaret Smeed, is this week helping to launch a simple to use thermometer card that reminds older people about the importance of...

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Pupils seek recipe for eisteddfod success

Pupils across Wales are taking part in the regional rounds of the Urdd National Eisteddfods cookery competition, which we proudly sponsor. Regional winner...

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WPD Telecoms - The New Name for Surf

Surfs up! The name of our in-house telecommunications arm has changed from Surf Telecoms to WPD Telecoms - heralding even bigger changes within the compan...

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