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CCTV images released of jewellery shop theft suspect

CCTV images released of jewellery shop theft suspect
July 18, 2012 1 Comment »

CCTV images of a man police believe was responsible for a distraction burglary at a Cardiff jewellery shop have been released by South Wales Police. The force said the incident happened at around 11am on Thursday July 12, when a ... 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 »

Police increase patrols in Victoria Park after reports of youth annoyance and bike theft

Police increase patrols in Victoria Park after reports of youth annoyance and bike theft
July 9, 2012 No Comments »

Canton’s neighbourhood policing team is stepping up patrols in the Victoria Park area after concerns were raised about youth annoyance. South Wales Police said it is also investigating after a 24-year-old man had his bike stolen by a group of ... Read More »

Canton’s Mr Dog stars in new film

Canton’s Mr Dog stars in new film
July 9, 2012 No Comments »

A Canton guard dog who inspired a viral YouTube video will feature as the star of a new short film by Cardiff writer and filmmaker Si Stratton. Mr Dog found fame last year after Si noticed the three-year-old Alsation puppy ... Read More »

Information days to be held for Ely Paper Mill redevelopment

Information days to be held for Ely Paper Mill redevelopment
July 6, 2012 No Comments »

Developers behind a £100m regeneration of a former Cardiff paper mill which is set to become a 700-home urban village will hold two information days for residents. An overhaul of the derelict 53-acre former Ely Paper Mill site at Ely ... Read More »

Pavement cyclists to be targeted by police

Pavement cyclists to be targeted by police
July 5, 2012 32 Comments »

Cyclists who ride on pavements are being targeted by local policing teams in Cardiff. From this week, members of the local neighbourhood policing team, including PCSOs, will be carrying out a seven-week zero tolerance operation to prevent offences, educate cyclists ... Read More »

Grandmother asked to leave Cardiff bingo hall for smoking electronic cigarette

Grandmother asked to leave Cardiff bingo hall for smoking electronic cigarette
June 26, 2012 6 Comments »

A grandmother-of-three says she was left angry after being asked to leave a city bingo hall for smoking an electronic cigarette. Julia Cummings, who is 52 and from Llandaff North, was enjoying her regular bingo session at the Castle Bingo ... Read More »

£1,500 of meat and alcohol stolen from award-winning Purple Poppadom

£1,500 of meat and alcohol stolen from award-winning Purple Poppadom
May 10, 2012 No Comments »

More than £1,500 worth of meat and alcohol has been stolen from a city restaurant after thieves broke in through its roof. Burglars removed the tiles off the roof of the Purple Poppadom, on Cowbridge Road East, Canton, Cardiff, before ... Read More »

Half of streets vote against Olympic residents parking

Half of streets vote against Olympic residents parking
April 24, 2012 2 Comments »

Cardiff residents have voted against residents parking in more than half of the roads earmarked as part of an Olympic-backed scheme. In February, Cardiff Council wrote to 2,276 households to say that resident-only parking could be introduced in their street ... 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 »