Archive | June, 2006

Fancy prospecting for oil and gas?

The industry is facing a skills shortage, explains Huw J. Williams. A wind- and rain-swept platform perched high above a raging North Sea is not many people’s idea of an ideal working environment, but Britain’s oil and gas industry urgently needs recruits. There is a shortage of skilled workers, and with exploration under way for […]

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Less is more as legendary Lara goes back into action

The videogame icon once thought past her sell-by date is proving profitable for her new owners, writes Huw J. Williams. She is beautiful, highly intelligent, athletic and of independent means – a countess who has graced the covers of hundreds of magazines, appeared on stage with U2 and starred in two Hollywood movies. Yet despite […]

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