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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 »

In pictures: Kidney Wales’ Walk For Life

In pictures: Kidney Wales’ Walk For Life
March 25, 2013 No Comments »

Kind-hearted children and their parents braved yesterday’s bitter conditions to take part in a sponsored walk around Bute Park. Walk for Life is held annually by Kidney Wales and this year’s event saw children carrying placards with the Kidney Wales ... Read More »

Police appeal following city centre sexual assault after Wales v Ireland match

Police appeal following city centre sexual assault after Wales v Ireland match
March 25, 2013 No Comments »

Police in Cardiff are appealing for help to find a man wanted in connection with a sexual assault in St Mary Street last month. South Wales Police said the assault happened at Walkabout in the city centre between 1.30am and ... Read More »

Rightacres Property buy vacant Wood Street site for £2.8m

Rightacres Property buy vacant Wood Street site for £2.8m
March 20, 2013 No Comments »

A prime slice of city centre land has been snapped up by a property developer in a multi-million-pound deal. The Wood Street site, close to Cardiff train and bus stations – and which once housed the planning offices of Cardiff ... Read More »

Travel advice for Wales v England

Travel advice for Wales v England
March 14, 2013 No Comments »

All eyes will be on the Millennium Stadium on Saturday, as Wales take on England in the Six Nations decider. With a crowd of 74,000 expected for the 5pm kick-off, Cardiff Council has once again urged anyone coming into the ... 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 »

Police investigate break-in at John Lewis’ jewellery department

Police investigate break-in at John Lewis’ jewellery department
March 11, 2013 No Comments »

Police in Cardiff are investigating a break-in at the city’s flagship John Lewis store in the early hours of this morning. South Wales Police said they were notified of the burglary in the store’s jewellery department at around 7am this ... 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 »