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Cardiff Story Museum celebrates second birthday

Cardiff Story Museum celebrates second birthday
March 27, 2013 No Comments »

The Cardiff Story Museum will celebrate its second birthday on April 1 with a weekend of events over the Easter break. The museum has welcomed hundreds of thousands of visitors from Cardiff, Wales and further afield since it opened on ... Read More »

Phone snatched in Cathays street robbery

Phone snatched in Cathays street robbery
March 15, 2013 No Comments »

Police are appealing for information after a street robbery in Cathays in the early hours of Friday morning. South Wales Police said a woman was approached from behind as she walked alone along Miskin Street at around 3.10am on this ... Read More »

Opposition parties “open minded” about prospect of new HQ for Cardiff Council

Opposition parties “open minded” about prospect of new HQ for Cardiff Council
March 13, 2013 No Comments »

Opposition parties say they are “open-minded” about the prospect of Cardiff council building itself a new headquarters, but have sought assurances about the future of City Hall. The council’s finance boss Councillor Russell Goodway last week confirmed he was investigating ... Read More »

Cardiff Bus announces city centre bus stop changes

Cardiff Bus announces city centre bus stop changes
March 7, 2013 2 Comments »

Cardiff Bus has announced a raft of changes to its bus stops in the city centre. The bus operator said that following a review of its routes, stops and timetables, it would be making a number of changes to improve ... Read More »

Masterplan for Cardiff city centre redevelopment revealed

Masterplan for Cardiff city centre redevelopment revealed
March 7, 2013 3 Comments »

A new masterplan proposing the expansion of the city centre southwards and the completion of Cardiff Bay is to be unveiled tomorrow. Cardiff council will present its vision for growing the capital’s economy over the next 20 to 30 years ... Read More »

Shoplifter banned from city centre shops for five years

Shoplifter banned from city centre shops for five years
February 21, 2013 No Comments »

A serial shoplifter has been banned from going into any shops in Cardiff city centre for five years. Christopher Michael Scurry, from Roath, has been charged with 45 incidents of shop lifting since 2008, and last month received a 16-week ... Read More »

Man with tattoo on his neck wanted over Caroline Street assault

Man with tattoo on his neck wanted over Caroline Street assault
February 21, 2013 No Comments »

A man with a tattoo on his neck is wanted by police for an assault in Cardiff city centre. South Wales Police said the man, described as white, in his early 20s, with short dark hair and a dark tattoo ... Read More »

CCTV released in Whitchurch Road armed robbery investigation

CCTV released in Whitchurch Road armed robbery investigation
February 14, 2013 No Comments »

Police investigating an armed robbery at a bookmakers in Cathays have released a CCTV image of the suspect in their latest appeal for information. The robbery, at Ladbrokes Betting Office on Whitchurch Road, happened around 7.30pm on Wednesday December 12 ... Read More »

CCTV images released as police investigate Greyfriars Road assault

CCTV images released as police investigate Greyfriars Road assault
February 6, 2013 No Comments »

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with an assault that happened at a bar on Greyfriars Road last month. A 23-year-old man from Sully was assaulted inside The Crockerton Bar at ... Read More »

Wife of missing rugby fan Ben Thompson appeals for information

Wife of missing rugby fan Ben Thompson appeals for information
February 5, 2013 3 Comments »

The wife of missing Wales rugby fan Ben Thompson has made a tearful appeal for information at a press conference in Cardiff. An emotional Jo Thompson read a short statement in front of the TV cameras urging people who may ... Read More »