Ely

Ely’s United Reformed Church to close after 80 years on Easter Sunday

Ely’s United Reformed Church to close after 80 years on Easter Sunday
March 11, 2013 No Comments »

After more than 80 years of serving the community, a church in Ely will deliver one final service on Easter Sunday. The congregation at the United Reformed Church at Grand Avenue can no longer afford to keep their building open ... Read More »

Police return to street where Ben Thompson was last seen

Police return to street where Ben Thompson was last seen
February 12, 2013 No Comments »

Residents of the street where Ben Thompson was last seen today received visits from police officers desperately seeking information. Householders on Lawrenny Avenue in Cardiff were asked questions about the missing man who has not been seen since February 2. ... Read More »

Police search for Steve Marcell in connection with Ely assault

Police search for Steve Marcell in connection with Ely assault
January 24, 2013 No Comments »

Police investigating an incident of assault and criminal damage in Ely are appealing for information on the whereabouts of Steve Marcell. South Wales Police want to speak to him in connection with the incident, which happened on October 16 2012. ... Read More »

Re-appeal to trace Ryan Pring in connection with Leckwith Road theft

Re-appeal to trace Ryan Pring in connection with Leckwith Road theft
January 3, 2013 1 Comment »

UPDATE 09/01/2013: South Wales Police have this morning said that Ryan Pring has now been arrested on suspicion of theft from vehicles and is in police custody. A 19-year-old woman from Cathays has also been arrested on suspicion of assisting ... Read More »

Police seek Ely man Ryan Pring in connection with motor vehicle theft

Police seek Ely man Ryan Pring in connection with motor vehicle theft
December 12, 2012 No Comments »

Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of Ely man Ryan Pring. Pring, 23, is wanted in connection with a theft from a motor vehicle on November 5 in Leckwith Road. He is described as white, 5ft 10in tall, ... Read More »

Young people to create Caerau Iron Age hillfort heritage trail thanks to lottery grant

Young people to create Caerau Iron Age hillfort heritage trail thanks to lottery grant
December 11, 2012 No Comments »

Children from Caerau and Ely will design a new heritage trail across Caerau Iron Age hillfort after being awarded almost ¬£10,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Fifteen young people will work with community enterprise Action in Caerau and Ely (ACE) ... Read More »

Ely mum organises charity bake-off to raise funds for Brain Tumour Research

Ely mum organises charity bake-off to raise funds for Brain Tumour Research
December 1, 2012 No Comments »

Cardiff residents are being encouraged to raise some dough for research after a teenager’s brain tumour was mistakenly diagnosed as hayfever. Karen Brewsell, of Westfield Park, Ely, is holding a charity bake-off at Canton Community¬ Hall today to raise money ... Read More »

Steve Marcell sought by police investigating Ely assault and criminal damage

Steve Marcell sought by police investigating Ely assault and criminal damage
November 26, 2012 No Comments »

Police investigating an incident of assault and criminal damage in Ely last month are appealing for information on the whereabouts of Steve Marcell. Officers want to speak to 41-year-old Marcell in connection with an incident on October 16. Detectives described ... Read More »

Karina Menzies’ funeral to be held on November 9

Karina Menzies’ funeral to be held on November 9
October 31, 2012 No Comments »

The funeral of mother-of-three Karina Menzies will take place at 1pm on Friday, November 9, at Church of the Resurrection in Ely. The 31-year-old died when she was hit by a van outside Ely Fire Station, on Cowbridge Road West, ... Read More »

Hugh Grant and Sir Ian McKellen help raise ¬£5,000 for Karina Menzies’ family

Hugh Grant and Sir Ian McKellen help raise ¬£5,000 for Karina Menzies’ family
October 25, 2012 No Comments »

Actors Hugh Grant and Sir Ian McKellen have helped boost a fund set up for the children of Karina Menzies, who was killed in the hit-and-run incidents in Ely last week. MP for Cardiff West Kevin Brennan told how at ... Read More »