Date: Wed 22 Jan 2014

WPL working well with WCVA internships

Hannah Drakeley from Llangollen on a three month Internship

Hannah Drakeley from Llangollen on a three month Internship

Welsh Premier Champions The New Saints have recently appointed Hannah Drakeley from Llangollen on a three month Internship as part of the Welsh Premier League’s partnership with the Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA).

We are really excited about our new appointment’ commented Chief Operating Officer and General Manager Ian Williams. ‘The Internship will allow Hannah, who recently graduated from Liverpool John Moore University with a BA(Hons) in Business and Public Relations, to learn various aspects of our business during her time with us. She will work on a variety of marketing and PR projects as well as assisting in the promotion and development of our events strategy.’ he concluded.

She will work on a variety of marketing and PR projects as well as assisting in the promotion and development of our events strategy.


It is a major scheme across the country and it will benefit all clubs within the Welsh Premier League.


The Welsh Premier League Promotions Officer Steve Lloyd has encouraged other clubs to take advantage of the scheme. ‘We are extremely delighted to be working with the WCVA and are grateful for their Internship programme. It is a major scheme across the country and it will benefit all clubs within the Welsh Premier League.

There are currently three internships on offer through the WPL including; Community & Commercial Sponsorship, Communications & PR and Club Photographer & Designer. I wish Hannah all the best and hopes she enjoys her time with everyone at Park Hall.’

(Press release courtesy of The New Saints FC)

WPL partnered with the WCVA internship in December 2013

WPL partnered with the WCVA internship in December 2013

The WPL are offering 3 internships across the 12 clubs in the league including:

  • Commercial & Community Sponsorship
  • Communications & PR
  • Club Photographer & Designer

For futher information please visit: WCVA Internships