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Gareth Griffith-Swain

How Aldi’s Next Big Thing winner used Food Technology Centre to fill supermarket order

Fungi Foods founder Gareth Griffith-Swain produced his dried Lion’s Mane mushroom on an industrial scale at the Llangefni centre after winning the C4 show

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Gareth Griffith-Swain on ‘Aldi’s Next Big Thing’ with his Fungi Foods product, Dried Lion’s Mane Mushroom

Aldi’s Next Big Thing contestant praises Food Technology Centre’s support

Gareth Griffith-Swain said the centre had been ‘essential’ to his startup Fungi Foods ahead of his appearance on the Channel 4 Show

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Meet the Funder Event

Unlocking Opportunities: ‘Meet the Funder Event’

Find out how your company can benefit from New UK Government Funding specifically designed to meet the needs of North Wales businesses.

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Gwenllian Roberts Busnes@LlandrilloMenai Announces Appointment of Executive Director

Busnes@LlandrilloMenai Announces Appointment of Executive Director

Gwenllian Roberts, former Ofwat Director of Wales and previously Chief Regional Officer North Wales for the Welsh Government has joined Busnes@LlandrilloMenai as Executive Director Commercial Development.

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Young lady participating in online learning

Funding to Plug the Skills Gap

Fully-funded business training announced for North Wales, business and individuals thanks to a £3m funding boost from UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

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Megan Lowe (left) and Emma Jones on the ‘Autism Reality Experience’ bus

Apprentices and staff experience autism and dementia first-hand in pioneering reality event

Work-based learning apprentices and staff at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai felt what it’s like to live with dementia and autism as part of a pioneering immersive reality experience.

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Mona Lifting invest in Solar as company aims for Net Zero

The MP for Ynys Môn Virginia Crosbie visited Mona Lifting’s HQ at Llangefni recently along with the project team from Busnes@LlandrilloMenai’s Green Digital Academy to learn more about the company’s new £50k investment in Photovoltaic (PV) solar power.

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Numbers add up for Grŵp Llandrillo Menai’s Apprentice of the Year

The numbers have added up for Skills Competition Wales accounting gold medallist Eleri Davies who has won the Grŵp Llandrillo Menai’s Overall Apprentice of the Year 2023 award

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Celebrating local businesses as they aim for carbon zero

Last week we held our Green Digital Future event at Busnes@LlandrilloMenai in Parc Menai. It was great to welcome colleagues, partners and local businesses to celebrate our Green Digital Academy project. Taking centre stage were the SMEs who were part of the project. They shared their experiences and how they have been supported to reduce carbon emissions.

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Chef Jack Quinney and tutor Tony Fitzmaurice

Apprenticeship Ambassador chef Jack passionate about chosen career

Apprentice chef Jack Quinney describes swapping a civil engineering university degree course to become an apprentice chef during last year’s Covid-19 pandemic lockdown as a wise career move.

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