Cardiff Bay

Winter sports complex and Wales’ “tallest building” plans submitted

Winter sports complex and Wales’ “tallest building” plans submitted
November 1, 2012 No Comments »

Plans to continue the transformation of Cardiff Bay with a new ice arena, winter sports complex, and a new tower block that would be Wales’ tallest building have been submitted to Cardiff council. Developer Greenbank Partnerships Ltd has submitted plans ... Read More »

‘I to Eye’ exhibition captures faces of Cardiff

‘I to Eye’ exhibition captures faces of Cardiff
October 31, 2012 No Comments »

An exhibition of portraits capturing a moment in the lives of the many faces seen on the streets of the Welsh capital opens next week at Cardiff Bay’s Pierhead building. The month-long exhibition, which starts on Monday, showcases Ceri Vale’s ... Read More »

Two new Co-op stores planned for Cardiff

Two new Co-op stores planned for Cardiff
October 22, 2012 1 Comment »

The Co-operative has announced it will open new stores in Llandaff North and Cardiff Bay, just days after rubbishing suggestions it was opening a new outlet in Pontcanna. The supermarket chain is planning to open a new 2,000 square foot ... Read More »

Designs finalised for £6m creative industries centre in Cardiff Bay

Designs finalised for £6m creative industries centre in Cardiff Bay
October 12, 2012 No Comments »

Final designs have been approved for a new £6m centre for the creative industries in the heart of Cardiff Bay. The 40,000sqft centre will be one of the centrepieces at Porth Teigr, which together with BBC Cymru Wales’s Roath Lock ... Read More »

Thousands attend Cardiff Harbour Festival

Thousands attend Cardiff Harbour Festival
September 3, 2012 No Comments »

  Crowds were treated to fish craft displays and extreme sailing over the weekend at Cardiff Bay’s Harbour Festival. Thousands descended on the Bay to enjoy the sights and smells of the festival, with marine-related attractions including live music and ... Read More »

Cardiff guitarist Dewi Griffiths to play the Senedd

Cardiff guitarist Dewi Griffiths to play the Senedd
August 8, 2012 No Comments »

Cardiff guitarist Dewi Griffiths will perform a free gig in the Senedd in Cardiff Bay this Saturday. Dewi independently produced his debut album “Why Dewi Quit the Call Centre” in 2010, and has since played venues across South Wales, the ... Read More »

Cardiff’s Harry Ramsden’s set to become Wetherspoon’s pub

Cardiff’s Harry Ramsden’s set to become Wetherspoon’s pub
August 2, 2012 8 Comments »

Cardiff’s Harry Ramsden’s looks set to close and be turned into a JD Wetherspoon pub, with the fish and chip chain saying it is in “advanced negotiations” to give up the lease on its Cardiff Bay restaurant. The restaurant, in ... Read More »

Doctor Who Experience opens in Cardiff Bay

Doctor Who Experience opens in Cardiff Bay
July 20, 2012 4 Comments »

Cardiff has been cemented as the spiritual home of Doctor Who, with the new Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff Bay attracting hundreds of fans on its opening day. Hundreds of fans queued to get in to the new exhibition when ... Read More »

Red Dragon Centre marks 15 years with 15 faces

Red Dragon Centre marks 15 years with 15 faces
July 19, 2012 No Comments »

Cardiff’s Red Dragon Centre will mark its 15th birthday by commissioning city photographer Jon Poutney to take 15 iconic shots of the Cardiff Bay venue – and they want your suggestions for what should be in the photographs. The Red ... 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 »