All posts by Daniel Fisher

Kebab takeaway under investigation inspected just weeks ago

August 16, 2011 No Comments »

The kebab shop at the centre of the E.coli outbreak in Cardiff was inspected by hygiene officers less than a month ago – and received a score of just one out of five, it emerged last night. Adonis Kebab House ... Read More »

Boost to Cardiff City Stadium match-day entertainment

Boost to Cardiff City Stadium match-day entertainment
August 12, 2011 No Comments »

Match-day entertainment at the Cardiff City Stadium is being given a boost – with live bands taking over the Canton stand before kick-off. The club is trying to beef up pre-match entertainment after a survey showed the vast majority of Bluebirds ... Read More »

Cardiff shops close early following London riots

August 9, 2011 20 Comments »

Some businesses in Cardiff decided to shut early tonight after being urged to remain vigilant following a day of tension in London and other cities. A letter was sent from Cardiff council chief executive Jon House to retailers across the ... Read More »

Howzat! Cricketers appeals to foodies

Howzat! Cricketers appeals to foodies
August 3, 2011 1 Comment »

Popular Cardiff watering hole The Cricketers, on Cathedral Road, is vying to be named Britain’s best food pub after taking the Welsh title. It has been judged the Best Food Pub in Wales by the influential industry magazine, The Publican’s Morning Advertiser. Its ... Read More »

East Cardiff is “not high on the list of priorities” for council, claims AM

East Cardiff is “not high on the list of priorities” for council, claims AM
July 6, 2011 7 Comments »

A Cardiff Assembly Member has said plans for a new school have been drawn up on a shoestring because the east of the city is “not high on the list of priorities” of Cardiff council. Vaughan Gething, Labour AM for ... Read More »

In pictures: Great Welsh Beer & Cider Festival comes to Cardiff

In pictures: Great Welsh Beer & Cider Festival comes to Cardiff
June 17, 2011 No Comments »

Hundreds of real ale lovers have been enjoying the “biggest pub in Wales” as the Great Welsh Beer & Cider Festival gets into full swing. The Campaign for Real Ale (Camra) has transformed Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena into the nation’s best-stocked ... Read More »

Election 2011: The battle for Cardiff West

Election 2011: The battle for Cardiff West
April 19, 2011 1 Comment »

For years its AM has been one of the giants of Welsh politics – but all that is about to change. Whoever replaces Rhodri Morgan as the AM for Cardiff West has the unenviable task of living up to one ... Read More »

Police back objections to new supermarket on Maskrey’s site

Police back objections to new supermarket on Maskrey’s site
April 8, 2011 1 Comment »

Opposition is mounting to a planned supermarket in a congested part of Cardiff. Sainsbury’s wants to open a store in the former Maskreys department store on Whitchurch Road, Gabalfa, in a deal rumoured to be worth around £1m. But Cardiff ... Read More »

90-minute ambulance wait for 3-year-old fit victim

90-minute ambulance wait for 3-year-old fit victim
January 31, 2011 No Comments »

A terrified dad who watched on helplessly as his three-year-old son suffered a violent fit has spoken of his fury at being left for 90 minutes without an ambulance. Abul Amin (pictured above), from Smeaton Street, Riverside, rang 999 in ... Read More »