New Opportunities and Challenges

Recently, I have been working on projects that I had never imagined working on. Although my degree is in countryside management, focusing on mainly wildlife and environment, I am now working on large scale traffic project. I am currently working on developing a new cycle route from Llanrug to Caernarfon. Gwynedd Council have a responsibility … Continue reading New Opportunities and Challenges

Preparing my application and counting down the days until I start the course

“Meilir you said? And how do I spell that sorry?” This is how my phone interview for the qualification started. To be fair, I doubt that members of staff at the University of Birmingham come across people called Meilir very often. The phone interview was one of the first steps in the application process. It’s … Continue reading Preparing my application and counting down the days until I start the course

The biggest change and the longest time

I'd like to start by apologizing that the blog has been quiet, that is due to a lot of moving from one place to another. I have moved from one lovely project within the Council's ADULT services to EDUCATION, which is a new field for me altogether. I am now based within the MODERNIZATION EDUCATION team for the next 8 months! … Continue reading The biggest change and the longest time

First Placement- Highways and Municipal

Apologies for my absence from the blog. Three months ago I started my first long term placement within the Highways and Municipal department. Busy Busy! It is lovely to join such a close nit team here in the Council's Depo located within Cibyn Industrial Estate, Caernarfon in order to start working on my projects. Unfortunately … Continue reading First Placement- Highways and Municipal