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Planning round-up: January 2013

Planning round-up: January 2013
January 9, 2013 4 Comments »

View Planning round-up: January 2013 in a larger map There were just seven applications on the agenda for Cardiff Council’s planning committee this afternoon, but they included a controversial application to build a wakeboard and water skiing park off Atlantic ... Read More »

Primark to take over city centre BHS store

Primark to take over city centre BHS store
January 8, 2013 No Comments »

Budget fashion chain Primark is planning to restore the façade of a city centre building to reflect its historic heritage, when it relocates from its current Queen Street outlet later this year. It was reported in December that Primark was ... Read More »

Licensing round-up: The Corporation, The Star Inn, and Fire Island

Licensing round-up: The Corporation, The Star Inn, and Fire Island
January 4, 2013 No Comments »

An application to extend the hours a Canton pub can open, serve alcohol and play music has been approved by Cardiff Council, despite objections from local residents. YourCardiff reported yesterday how Greene King Brewing and Retailing Ltd had applied for ... Read More »

Dirty Protest’s ‘Last Christmas’ opens at Sherman Cymru

Dirty Protest’s ‘Last Christmas’ opens at Sherman Cymru
December 13, 2012 No Comments »

Cardiff theatre company Dirty Protest has launched the run of its festive show “Last Chirstmas” at Sherman Cymru. Dirty Protest has teamed up with Clwyd Theatr Cymru for the production, which is the first full length play by Welsh writer, ... Read More »

Bobath Children’s Therapy Centre makes urgent appeal for shop donations

Bobath Children’s Therapy Centre makes urgent appeal for shop donations
November 26, 2012 No Comments »

A Cardiff-based charity for children with cerebral palsy is appealing for people to donate “desperately needed” clothes to its shops in Llanishen and Cathays. Bobath Children’s Therapy Centre Wales, which is based in Whitchurch, is appealing to people to “donate ... Read More »

Police seek witnesses after city centre assault leaves man unconscious

Police seek witnesses after city centre assault leaves man unconscious
November 21, 2012 No Comments »

Police are seeking witnesses to a city centre assault in the early hours of this morning which left a man with significant head injuries. South Wales Police said officers found a 23-year-old man unconscious outside the Welsh Craft Shop, opposite ... Read More »

Alternative sites for Cardiff Winter Wonderland to be discussed

Alternative sites for Cardiff Winter Wonderland to be discussed
November 2, 2012 2 Comments »

Cardiff’s Winter Wonderland could be moved from outside City Hall in future in order to stop the disruption caused by the installation of the popular ice rink and fairground. Construction of this year’s Winter Wonderland began outside the City Hall ... Read More »

Friends of Cathays Cemetery to hold annual lecture on cemetery masonry

Friends of Cathays Cemetery to hold annual lecture on cemetery masonry
October 23, 2012 1 Comment »

The Friends of Cathays Cemetery are inviting people to their annual lecture at the Julian Hodge Lecture Theatre in Colum Road. The group is working alongside the Cardiff University School of History, Archaeology and Religion to put on this year’s ... Read More »

“Arts and artists bar” planned for city centre

“Arts and artists bar” planned for city centre
October 16, 2012 No Comments »

Plans for a new “arts and artists bar” showcasing plays, comedy, cabaret, cinema, and live music in Cardiff city centre have been submitted to Cardiff Council. Daniel Porter has applied for a premises licence for the new venture, which will ... Read More »

£2 million revamp planned for Cathays Community Centre

£2 million revamp planned for Cathays Community Centre
September 18, 2012 No Comments »

Cathays Community Centre is planning a £2 million revamp of its Cathays Terrace buildings, including a £1 million regeneration of the former Triple Crown Bingo Hall. The centre, which is run by Cathays and Central Youth and Community Project, is ... Read More »