Chamber Wales Business Awards 2023

Chambers Wales held their 20th business awards at the ICC Wales in May 2023.  The awards celebrated business excellence in Wales and was presented by ITV Wales newsreader Andrea Byrne.  For the ninth year, Jo Davies and I photographed the awards alongside videographers Jobe and Olivia Bruzas. Related galleries:  Photographs of awards.  To discuss photographing… Read More

IoD Wales Director of the Year Awards 2023

The IoD Wales Director of the Year Awards celebrate leadership talent, success and achievement across all industry sectors: public, private and voluntary.  The 2023 awards were held at ICC Wales near Newport in South Wales.  The final award of the night, the Chairman’s Award, went to Professor Laura McAllister CBE, UEFA Vice President and Executive… Read More

Christmas Cracker 2021 The Events Room

After a Covid enforced break in 2021, The Events Room returned with another ‘Christmas Cracker’.  The sports of darts, rugby union and rugby league took the stage in the form of Gerwyn Price, Jonny Clayton, and Jonathan Davies.  There was Christmas cheer in abundance at The Coal Exchange Hotel in Cardiff as Gerwyn, Jonny and… Read More

Tŷ Hafan Fire Walking

It is an understatement to say that some people were nervous at the prospect of walking over hot coals which registered over 1,000 degs C.  Nevertheless, an amazing group of Tŷ Hafan supporters took on the challenge at the Cardiff City Stadium on Sunday 23rd October 2022 to fundraise for the young person’s hospice.  Congratulations… Read More

Brian O’Driscoll The Events Room

The guest speaker at The Events Room’s Rugby Dinner of the Year for 2022 was one of the most talented centres of all time – Ireland rugby union legend Brian O’Driscoll.  After first being capped by Warren Gatland in 1999, Brian went on to win 133 caps for Ireland, scoring 245 points.  He is also… Read More

RWM Letsrecycle Live 2022

I have been attending the RWM exhibition since the late 1980s.  There has been a monumental change in the attitude towards the environment and recycling, along with many significant technological developments.  This year RWM combined with Letsrecycle Live to stage the leading show for the recycling sector in the UK.  The RWM Letsrecycle Live show… Read More

Chamber Wales Business Awards 2022

Chambers Wales held their 2022 Wales Business Awards at the St Fagans National Museum of History on 9th June 2022.  The awards celebrate business success in Wales and included 11 criteria of excellence including Innovative Business of the Year (won by Purolite) and Diversity & Inclusion (won by Watkins & Gunn).  Once again, the awards… Read More

A Dog’s Trail Dogs Trust

To celebrate Dogs Trust’s new rehoming centre in Cardiff, A Dog’s Trail is a spectacular, free public art trail pawing its way across the city from 8th April – 5th of June 2022. For 8 weeks the streets and parks of Cardiff, Cardiff Bay, Caerphilly and Porthcawl are home to a series of intricately decorated… Read More

Concrete Society Spring Lunch 2022

The Concrete Society (Wales Region) Spring Lunch 2022 was held in the Cardiff Marriott on 18th March, the day before the Six Nations Super Saturday.  Returning for the first time since 2020 due to the Covid pandemic, the lunch brings together the Welsh concrete business community.  This year, the lunch was compèred by the wonderful… Read More

The Fab Four The Events Room

Lee Byrne, James Hook, Mike Phillips and Shane Williams – the Fab Four – lit up world rugby during a golden era for Welsh rugby.  At one time, each player was arguably the best player in their position in the world.  Playing their regional rugby for the Ospreys, under coach Sean Holley, the Fab Four… Read More