Adamsdown

Cabinet to discuss expanding primary schools in Butetown, Adamsdown and Splott

Cabinet to discuss expanding primary schools in Butetown, Adamsdown and Splott
December 4, 2012 2 Comments »

Plans to increase the number of English-medium primary school places in Butetown, Adamsdown and Splott will go before Cardiff Council’s cabinet on Thursday. One report recommends that the local authority begin a consultation on increasing English-medium places at Mount Stuart ... Read More »

Adamsdown community projects hit by collapse of People Can charity

Adamsdown community projects hit by collapse of People Can charity
November 30, 2012 No Comments »

The future of an Adamsdown community project in Cardiff has been thrown into doubt, while another has been forced to close, following the collapse of their parent company. Adamsdown Community Project, a Communities First centre based on Moira Terrace, and ... Read More »

477 new student bedrooms for Cardiff approved in one afternoon

477 new student bedrooms for Cardiff approved in one afternoon
September 12, 2012 2 Comments »

Cardiff Council gave developers the go-ahead to build 477 new student bedrooms this afternoon, with the city’s planning committee approving two major developments within half a mile of one another. Councillors gave the green light to a block of 279 ... Read More »

Cardiff bars launch Pubwatch scheme to crack down on trouble-makers

Cardiff bars launch Pubwatch scheme to crack down on trouble-makers
September 6, 2012 No Comments »

Some of Cardiff’s most notorious pubs have joined together to ban trouble-makers from their bars. The Pubwatch scheme, launched by seven pubs in Splott, Adamsdown and Roath, is the first of its kind in the city. The scheme means that ... Read More »

Councillors reject application for Clifton Street shop booze licence

Councillors reject application for Clifton Street shop booze licence
August 24, 2012 1 Comment »

An international store which hoped to sell beer and wines from 10 different countries to add to the “vibrancy” of a busy high street has had its licensing application refused. The Ali Baba shop on Clifton Street, Adamsdown, had hoped ... Read More »

Licensing preview: August 2012

Licensing preview: August 2012
August 21, 2012 5 Comments »

Cardiff Council’s licensing sub-committee will meet this Friday to discuss three potentially controversial applications for permission to sell alcohol. Details of the applications – for the Ali Baba Shop in Clifton Street, Rhymney Brewery on Albany Road, and the new ... Read More »

Man robbed of his mobile phone in Adamsdown park

Man robbed of his mobile phone in Adamsdown park
August 3, 2012 No Comments »

Police are appealing for information after a man was robbed of his mobile phone in an Adamsdown park. South Wales Police said a 36-year-old man reported being robbed of his phone by four men sometime between 9.30pm and 10pm on ... Read More »

Planning round-up: July 2012

Planning round-up: July 2012
July 12, 2012 No Comments »

View Planning round-up: July 2012 in a larger map It was a busy afternoon at Cardiff Council’s planning committee yesterday. Here are the decisions on all the applications that were considered. They are also mapped above. 96-102 Clifton Street. Adamsdown ... Read More »

Plan for Rumpoles redevelopment recommended for refusal

Plan for Rumpoles redevelopment recommended for refusal
June 11, 2012 3 Comments »

Controversial proposals to knock down a former Brains pub and build an eight storey block of flats and shops will go before Cardiff councillors later this week. Landlord CPS Homes wants to knock down the former Rumpoles pub on ... Read More »

We Are Cardiff launches ‘A Roath State of Mind’

We Are Cardiff launches ‘A Roath State of Mind’
May 30, 2012 1 Comment »

Community website We Are Cardiff is launching its first local exhibition this weekend, based on the stories of people who live in Roath and the surrounding area. We Are Cardiff, which showcases stories of people who live in the city, ... Read More »