Llandaff North

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 »

Labour to target ‘super-marginal’ Cardiff North seat in 2015

Labour to target ‘super-marginal’ Cardiff North seat in 2015
January 11, 2013 No Comments »

The super-marginal seat of Cardiff North has been named as Labour’s fourth highest target seat for the 2015 Westminster election. Conservative MP Jonathan Evans ousted Labour’s Julie Morgan with a majority of just 194 votes in 2010 but yesterday she ... Read More »

Llandaff North lights up for Christmas

Llandaff North lights up for Christmas
November 30, 2012 No Comments »

Olympic silver medallist Fred Evans helped give Llandaff North the festive feeling last night as he turned on the Christmas lights. Hundreds turned out for the big switch-on at Station Road at around 6.30pm to see the St Mellons boxing ... Read More »

Connie Fisher turns on Llandaff’s Christmas lights

Connie Fisher turns on Llandaff’s Christmas lights
November 29, 2012 No Comments »

Hundreds turned out last night to watch Sound of Music star Connie Fisher switch on the Christmas lights in Llandaff. The singer was the star attraction – alongside Father Christmas – as she switched on the new festive lights in ... Read More »

Two new Co-op stores planned for Cardiff

Two new Co-op stores planned for Cardiff
October 22, 2012 1 Comment »

The Co-operative has announced it will open new stores in Llandaff North and Cardiff Bay, just days after rubbishing suggestions it was opening a new outlet in Pontcanna. The supermarket chain is planning to open a new 2,000 square foot ... Read More »

Former Hawthorn Junior School to reopen as Steiner School

Former Hawthorn Junior School to reopen as Steiner School
October 15, 2012 17 Comments »

Community campaigners are celebrating after a much-loved former school building was saved from the bulldozer. For the past three years the old Hawthorn Junior School, in Llandaff North, has been threatened with demolition. Following the amalgamation of the infant school ... Read More »

Llandaff North community volunteers receive the Owain Glyndwr Seren Award

Llandaff North community volunteers receive the Owain Glyndwr Seren Award
September 18, 2012 No Comments »

A couple who have helped to run a community centre for 40 years have been honoured with the second Owain Glyndwr Seren Award. Husband and wife Alan and Ann Davies were announced as the winners at Cardiff’s City Hall by ... Read More »

Siobhan Corria: Diary of a first time councillor

Siobhan Corria: Diary of a first time councillor
May 22, 2012 10 Comments »

In her first few weeks as a Llandaff North councillor, Siobhan Corria reveals what she has been up to. On 3rd May I was elected as a Labour Councillor for Llandaff North. It was a long time coming, I had ... Read More »

Friends of Hailey Park in fundraising campaign to revamp play area

Friends of Hailey Park in fundraising campaign to revamp play area
April 13, 2012 No Comments »

A community is bidding to raise more than £4,000 to transform a rundown play area into a well-equipped, modern playground. The Friends of Hailey Park want to install modern, activity-based games and instalments like a rock climbing wall and slide, ... Read More »

Llandaff North farmers’ market ‘forced to close’ by rent increase

Llandaff North farmers’ market ‘forced to close’ by rent increase
April 11, 2012 5 Comments »

Llandaff North Farmers’ Market has been forced to close after the owners of its venue imposed an “unsustainable” rent increase, according to market organisers. RCMA Social Enterprise launched the fortnightly Llandaff North Farmers’ Market for a trial period in December ... Read More »