Butetown

Cardiff Bay’s Pierhead building re-opened

March 1, 2010 1 Comment »

The iconic Pierhead building next to the Welsh Assembly is re-opened on Monday 1st March 2010 as an interactive learning centre. A refurbishment costing £1.26 million has kitted out the building with computer displays and made the building structually sound. ... Read More »

Parking outside Cardiff Bay police station dominates Butetown PACT

February 26, 2010 3 Comments »

Butetown PACT (Police and Communities Together) meeting was dominated by residents complaining about the lack of parking at Cardiff Bay police station and the problems this caused with parking along Dumballs Road. Neighbourhood Beat Manager, Gareth Price, explained to residents ... Read More »

Photo slideshow: Cardiff in the 1960s

February 12, 2010 1 Comment »

Photos of Cardiff from the 1960s have been unearthed from the Media Wales archive. The photos below show Butetown in the swinging 60s, including a visit from The Beatles and Clint Eastwood. You can purchase prints of any of these ... Read More »

Cardiff school spending per head revealed

February 12, 2010 No Comments »

The amount spent per head for children at school in Cardiff has been revealed, and Cardiff North AM Jonathan Morgan is calling for a re-think of the way schools are funded. You can view our handy map of schools in ... Read More »

Short film about young people in Butetown

February 10, 2010 No Comments »

Who, Me? – Butetown 2009 from Gavin Porter on Vimeo. A short film about young people’s experiences in Butetown, via National Theatre Wales Via Guardian Cardiff Read More »