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Conservative Cardiff North candidates for 2015 back government’s economic policies

Conservative Cardiff North candidates for 2015 back government’s economic policies
March 12, 2013 1 Comment »

The two politicians vying to be the Conservative candidate for Cardiff North at the 2015 general election have backed the coalition government’s economic policies. Craig Williams and Meirion Jenkins are to go head-to-head in an open primary after Jonathan Evans ... Read More »

Pedestrian dies after collision with a car in Lisvane

Pedestrian dies after collision with a car in Lisvane
September 13, 2012 No Comments »

A pedestrian has died following a collision with a car in Lisvane last Friday. Local man Dennis Hunt, who was 84, died at the University Hospital of Wales on Monday three days after the incident on Lisvane Road at 5.40pm ... Read More »

Planning round-up: April 2012

Planning round-up: April 2012
April 19, 2012 No Comments »

It was a busy month at Cardiff Council’s April planning committee yesterday – the last before local elections on May 3. Here’s a full round-up of all the applications, and the decisions made by the committee. We’ve also plotted them ... Read More »

Council to consider plans for 45ft tomb in Lisvane

Council to consider plans for 45ft tomb in Lisvane
April 18, 2012 No Comments »

Plans to build a 45ft-tall Muslim memorial tomb on land designated as green belt in Lisvane will be discussed by Cardiff Council’s planning committee today. The planning application, submitted by Cardiff-based developers DTB Design on behalf of applicant Sajid Gaffar, ... Read More »

ELECTION 2012: Cardiff’s local election candidates mapped

ELECTION 2012: Cardiff’s local election candidates mapped
April 7, 2012 No Comments »

On Thursday, Cardiff Council released details of all the candidates nominated to stand in next month’s local election. 359 candidates from 11 different parties have been selected to contest 75 seats across the capital on May 3. The Liberal Democrats ... Read More »

Help us map Cardiff’s potholes

Help us map Cardiff’s potholes
February 2, 2012 3 Comments »

Cardiff Council has announced plans for a £1.4m blitz on pothole-ridden roads in the capital. With the council pledging to spend the money over the next three financial years trying to sort out the damage caused by successive freezing winters, ... Read More »

Luxurious £1m homes planned for Lisvane

Luxurious £1m homes planned for Lisvane
August 30, 2011 2 Comments »

Plans to build some of Cardiff’s most luxurious new homes have been unveiled in proposals for a major housing development in the city. A total of 40 two-storey, “executive-style” houses are to be built on a 10-acre site in the ... Read More »

Food review: The Old Cottage, Lisvane

Food review: The Old Cottage, Lisvane
July 14, 2011 20 Comments »

Dated would probably be the kindest word to describe the former incarnation of the Old Cottage in Lisvane. Tucked away next to Cefn Onn Park it’s right at the Northern edge of Cardiff before the roar of the M4 engulfs ... Read More »

Election 2011: Morgan versus Morgan in Cardiff North

Election 2011: Morgan versus Morgan in Cardiff North
April 20, 2011 1 Comment »

It may boast some of the city’s most affluent areas, but the tough economic climate is taking a hold of local businesses in Cardiff North. With its high-profile candidates, Cardiff North is expected to be one of the most keenly-fought ... Read More »

Cabbies in pot shot at poor state of Cardiff’s roads

Cabbies in pot shot at poor state of Cardiff’s roads
January 20, 2011 No Comments »

The leader of Cardiff’s cab drivers has slammed the council’s slow response to repair potholes that are damaging drivers’ cars. Chairman of the Cardiff Hackney Association, Mathab Khan, said that the number of potholes on Cardiff’s streets was “huge” and ... Read More »