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Move planned for Cardiff School of Art and Design

Move planned for Cardiff School of Art and Design
April 27, 2012 No Comments »

Plans to relocate one of the UK’s oldest university art schools have been submitted to Cardiff Council. The Cardiff School of Art and Design (CSAD) will transfer to Llandaff from its current base in Howard Gardens, under proposals put forward ... Read More »

ELECTION 2012: ‘We’re about more than litter, dog mess and pot holes’ say Welsh Communists

ELECTION 2012: ‘We’re about more than litter, dog mess and pot holes’ say Welsh Communists
April 14, 2012 No Comments »

The Welsh Communists are about more than litter, dog mess and pot holes, its candidates declared yesterday as they launched their local election manifesto in Cardiff. The party – which is fielding four candidates in Adamsdown, Grangetown, Pentwyn, and Splott ... Read More »

Card skimming devices found on Cardiff cash points

Card skimming devices found on Cardiff cash points
April 13, 2012 No Comments »

Criminals are using sophisticated card skimming devices to scam city cashpoint customers out of money. Hundreds of people may have had their personal details stolen through a fake card reader installed at a cash machine on Clifton Street in Adamsdown. ... Read More »

ELECTION 2012: Cardiff’s local election candidates mapped

ELECTION 2012: Cardiff’s local election candidates mapped
April 7, 2012 No Comments »

On Thursday, Cardiff Council released details of all the candidates nominated to stand in next month’s local election. 359 candidates from 11 different parties have been selected to contest 75 seats across the capital on May 3. The Liberal Democrats ... Read More »

Cardiff route revealed for Olympic flame

Cardiff route revealed for Olympic flame
March 19, 2012 No Comments »

The Olympic Flame will be carried the length of Cardiff by 30 torchbearers when it comes to the city in May as part of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay. The London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG) has revealed the street-by-street ... Read More »

Cardiff Council set to close half of its office buildings in cost-saving bid

February 14, 2012 2 Comments »

Wales’ biggest council is set to close almost half of its 51 office buildings over the next three years as it attempts to clear a multi-million-pound maintenance backlog. Cardiff Council has revealed it plans to sell or move out of ... Read More »

Heavyweight David Miliband in town in bid to win back Splott

February 8, 2012 1 Comment »

Political heavyweight David Miliband joined local Labour party members on the streets of Cardiff as they began canvassing for May’s local elections. The former Foreign Secretary walked the streets of Splott accompanied by a 30-strong entourage of Labour supporters in ... Read More »

Help us map Cardiff’s potholes

Help us map Cardiff’s potholes
February 2, 2012 3 Comments »

Cardiff Council has announced plans for a £1.4m blitz on pothole-ridden roads in the capital. With the council pledging to spend the money over the next three financial years trying to sort out the damage caused by successive freezing winters, ... Read More »

Rumpus over Rumpoles flats scheme in Adamsdown

Rumpus over Rumpoles flats scheme in Adamsdown
February 2, 2012 1 Comment »

THE fabric of an inner city suburb is in danger of being damaged by new plans for another high rise development, according to a senior councillor. Adamsdown councillor Nigel Howells last night described a proposed eight-storey block of flats on ... Read More »

Concert series at St Germans

October 27, 2011 No Comments »

A series of concerts at a  Grade I-listed church in Cardiff  will continue through October  and November. On Friday (October 28), Dr Christopher  Maxim will play the first  performance of his new work –  ‘Three Pieces on   Welsh Hymn  Tunes’ ... Read More »