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Sportage picks up used car award

THE Kia Sportage has been awarded the Car Dealer magazine’s used car of the year award. Impressing the judges with its sales performance in showrooms, strong residual values and positive press reviews, the Sportage...

Mitsubishi’s new five-year warranty

MITSUBISHI Motors has introduced a comprehensive five-year warranty across all models including its versatile L200, giving customers extra confidence and peace of mind. All their cars and commercial vehicles will now come as standard...

Double win for Renault Trafic

RENAULT’S recently-launched all-new Trafic won two awards at the recent What Van? Awards 2015. 2015 Best Medium Van title and Innovation Award for its simpleyet- effective wide view mirror that, built into the passenger...

Minister announces EIDCymru commitment

DEPUTY farming and food minister Rebecca Evans recently issued further details on what farmers can expect when EIDCymru, an electronic system to record sheep movements in Wales, is introduced from November this year. The...

Assembly group on shooting launched

A CROSS-PARTY group has been set up in the Welsh Assembly by AMs to promote shooting and conservation. The group, officially launched at the Senedd in Cardiff, will be supported by the UK’s largest...

Share dairy farming chance

A RARE opportunity to secure a five-year share dairy farming agreement in south Shropshire is being offered by leading regional agents Halls. A change of farming policy has prompted Messrs W D Sykes and...

Royal Welsh elects 2015 president

USK dairy farmer David Morgan has been officially elected as the Royal Welsh Agricultural Society’s next president for 2015. Mr Morgan, the originator of the first robotic milking parlours in Wales and known to...

Vaccinating is money saver

VACCINATING cattle for infectious diseases can be costly but is money well spent, according to a Flintshire dairy farmer. Farming Connect demonstration farmer Edward Morgan has been vaccinating his dairy herd for bovine viral...