All posts by Jessica Best

Final preparations made for De Gabay production

Final preparations made for De Gabay production
February 26, 2013 No Comments »

Final preparations are under way for a major theatre production set to take over Butetown and Cardiff Bay this weekend, with performances ranging from intimate poetry readings, to parades through Butetown, and a grand finale on the waterfront. National Theatre ... Read More »

Prince Charles to visit Cardiff on St David’s Day

Prince Charles to visit Cardiff on St David’s Day
February 22, 2013 No Comments »

Prince Charles and The Duchess of Cornwall will be in Cardiff for St David’s Day. Clarence House has confirmed that Charles and Camilla will attend the National St David’s Day Service at St John The Baptist City Parish Church, St ... Read More »

Shoplifter banned from city centre shops for five years

Shoplifter banned from city centre shops for five years
February 21, 2013 No Comments »

A serial shoplifter has been banned from going into any shops in Cardiff city centre for five years. Christopher Michael Scurry, from Roath, has been charged with 45 incidents of shop lifting since 2008, and last month received a 16-week ... Read More »

Man with tattoo on his neck wanted over Caroline Street assault

Man with tattoo on his neck wanted over Caroline Street assault
February 21, 2013 No Comments »

A man with a tattoo on his neck is wanted by police for an assault in Cardiff city centre. South Wales Police said the man, described as white, in his early 20s, with short dark hair and a dark tattoo ... Read More »

Cardiff does the Harlem Shake

Cardiff does the Harlem Shake
February 21, 2013 No Comments »

It’s the latest viral video craze to sweep across the internet, and now the Harlem Shake has taken hold in Cardiff too. The internet meme was started earlier this month by a group of five Australian teenagers dancing to the ... Read More »

Photo digest: 18/02/2013

Photo digest: 18/02/2013
February 18, 2013 No Comments »

As winter slowly starts to give way to the first signs of spring, you’ve been adding lots of pictures of Cardiff’s parks and green spaces to the yourCardiff Flickr group. Here are some of the best ones you’ve uploaded over ... Read More »

Cardiff Trades Council calls public meeting over Cardiff council cuts

Cardiff Trades Council calls public meeting over Cardiff council cuts
February 18, 2013 No Comments »

Cardiff Trades Council will hold a public meeting tomorrow night against the cuts proposed being by Cardiff Council in its 2013/2014 budget. The Trades Council and Cardiff Against the Cuts will host the meeting in the Unite Building on Cathedral ... Read More »

CCTV released in Whitchurch Road armed robbery investigation

CCTV released in Whitchurch Road armed robbery investigation
February 14, 2013 No Comments »

Police investigating an armed robbery at a bookmakers in Cathays have released a CCTV image of the suspect in their latest appeal for information. The robbery, at Ladbrokes Betting Office on Whitchurch Road, happened around 7.30pm on Wednesday December 12 ... Read More »

Planning round-up: February 2013

Planning round-up: February 2013
February 14, 2013 No Comments »

It was a busy agenda at Cardiff Council’s planning committee meeting yesterday, with 14 applications on the main schedule, and Viridor’s controversial application to continue building work on the Splott incinerator. We’ve plotted all of the committee’s decisions on our ... Read More »