Finalist

Radnor Hills

Introducing Apprenticeship programmes at award winning Powys spring water and soft drinks manufacturer Radnor Hills in 2017 has had a “truly transformational effect” on employees and business growth.

The company, which has a workforce of 181 at Heartsease, near Knighton, has seen 20 per cent business growth in the last two years, includinga record year in 2018.

Radnor Hills now has 53 apprentices across the business with a range of food, team leading and leadership and management qualifications, from Foundation to Higher Apprenticeships, being delivered by learning provider Cambrian Training. Engineering qualifications are delivered by Hereford College.