Business Growth Awards 2024

The Business Growth Awards 2024 for Wales were held at the Mercure Holland House Hotel in Cardiff on 19th April 2024.  As in previous years, Jo Davies and I photographed the event.  The South Wales Business Growth Awards identify and celebrate the pioneers and the creativity of business bringing together entrepreneurs, decision-makers and influencers shaping… Read More

The Insurance Institute of Cardiff Annual Dinner 2024

The Insurance Institute of Cardiff held their annual dinner at the Mercure Holland House Hotel in Cardiff on 12th April 2024.  The event brought together insurance professionals from across South Wales and celebrated individual achievements with three awards. Related galleries:  Photographs of events.  To discuss photographing an event, please contact Paul on paul@paulfearsphoto.co.uk

ACCA St David’s Day Breakfast 2024

ACCA Cymru/Wales always celebrate St David’s Day in style.  Their breakfast networking event at the Hilton Hotel in Cardiff attracts the elite of the financial sector from across South Wales.  This year’s breakfast was sponsored by Menzies and the University of South Wales, with the inspiring Anne Jessopp, CEO of The Royal Mint, talking about… Read More

Kevin Keegan Fits The Bill

Football legend Kevin Keegan came to Cardiff for a special dinner organised by Fits The Bill.  The evening, staged at the Marriott Hotel, was hosted by comedians Rod Woodward and Gary Marshall.  Sony UK Technology Centre sponsored the event and presented a donation to Cerebral Palsy Cymru.  On the night, Jo Davies and I photographed… Read More

ACCA New Members Celebration

ACCA Cymru/Wales celebrated the qualification of new members at a special evening event held at the National Museum Cardiff.  Whilst surrounded by incredible timeless art, ACCA Cymru/Wales recognised the achievements of the new members.  Abdul Goffar, UK Director of ACCA, spoke about the importance of ACCA as a global body for professional accountants and ACCA… Read More

Andrew Mehrtens Michael Lynagh Concrete Spoon 2023

I have had the great honour of photographing the annual dinner for The Concrete Society Wales Region since 2015.  Every year, the dinner raises funds for the amazing Wooden Spoon charity leading to the dinner being known as ‘Concrete Spoon’.  The event is always hosted by Sean Holley, who has a masterly skill of encouraging… Read More

CIBSE South Wales Annual Dinner 2023

The South Wales division of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) held their annual dinner at the Cardiff Marriott Hotel in November 2023.  The CIBSE is the professional body that exists to advance and promote the art, science and practice of building services engineering, to invest in education and research, and to support… Read More

Mental Health and Wellbeing Show 2023

The Mental Health & Wellbeing Show is a motivating and inspiring all-day show held in Cardiff City Hall.  The event features exhibitors, speakers and experts promoting positive mental health and wellbeing.  I spent the day at the show photographing exhibitors, visitors and speakers that included a breakfast Q & A with ex-Wales footballer Neville Southall,… Read More

1997 Lions Reunion My Name’5 Doddie

A charity cycle team, made up of a host of rugby legends, took the Scotland vs Wales Six Nations match ball from the Principality Stadium in Cardiff to BT Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh in just 48 hours for Doddie’s Weir’s MND charity, My Name’5 Doddie Foundation.  The team, headed up by ex-Scotland and British and… Read More

Christmas Cracker 2022 The Events Room

John Parrott, James Haskell and Neil ‘Razor’ Ruddock took to the stage with host Sean Holley at The Events Room’s 2022 Christmas Cracker.  The packed audience at the annual festive lunch at The Coal Exchange Hotel in Cardiff were treated to an insight into the world of professional snooker with ex-World Champion John Parrott.  England… Read More