Llandaff

Police investigate attempted robbery outside Llandaff bank

Police investigate attempted robbery outside Llandaff bank
July 18, 2012 No Comments »

  Police in are investigating the attempted robbery of a security guard outside Barclays bank on Cardiff Road in Llandaff at around 10.30am this morning. A police spokeswoman said officers are at the scene and enquiries are on-going. One local ... Read More »

Planning round-up: July 2012

Planning round-up: July 2012
July 12, 2012 No Comments »

View Planning round-up: July 2012 in a larger map It was a busy afternoon at Cardiff Council’s planning committee yesterday. Here are the decisions on all the applications that were considered. They are also mapped above. 96-102 Clifton Street. Adamsdown ... Read More »

Insole Court restoration gets £750k funding boost

Insole Court restoration gets £750k funding boost
June 28, 2012 No Comments »

Plans to return a Gothic Victorian mansion to its former glory have moved a step closer, after the Cardiff restoration project received a grant of more than £750,000. The Insole Court Trust announced today that it has secured a grant ... Read More »

Llandaff raft race goes ahead, despite ‘raging’ River Taff

Llandaff raft race goes ahead, despite ‘raging’ River Taff
June 11, 2012 1 Comment »

The annual Llandaff charity raft race went ahead yesterday– despite a last minute scare. Heavy rainfall last week meant the River Taff was raging at more than 200 cubic square litres per second on Friday. Organiser Nick Piper said the ... Read More »

Bishop of Llandaff Church in Wales High School to stay closed for a third day

Bishop of Llandaff Church in Wales High School to stay closed for a third day
May 15, 2012 3 Comments »

The Bishop of Llandaff School will be closed for a third day tomorrow due to flooding. Students were turned away from the Bishop of Llandaff Church in Wales High School, on Rookwood Close, Llandaff, on Monday after it was unexpectedly ... Read More »

Move planned for Cardiff School of Art and Design

Move planned for Cardiff School of Art and Design
April 27, 2012 No Comments »

Plans to relocate one of the UK’s oldest university art schools have been submitted to Cardiff Council. The Cardiff School of Art and Design (CSAD) will transfer to Llandaff from its current base in Howard Gardens, under proposals put forward ... Read More »

Queen and Duke of Edinburgh visit Cardiff

Queen and Duke of Edinburgh visit Cardiff
April 26, 2012 2 Comments »

The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh were in Cardiff this morning as part of their Diamond Jubilee tour of the UK. The monarch arrived at Cardiff Central Station around 10.15am, where she was greeted by crowds of flag-waving well-wishers, before ... Read More »

Licensing committee preview: April 2012

Licensing committee preview: April 2012
April 26, 2012 No Comments »

Cardiff Council’s licensing sub committee will meet tomorrow morning at 10am in Room E of City Hall. The applications councillors will consider are: Application to vary opening times and sale of alcohol at the Co-Op, Radyr Court Supermarket, Llandaff The ... Read More »

Llandaff residents oppose car park plan for Insole Court memorial garden

Llandaff residents oppose car park plan for Insole Court memorial garden
April 24, 2012 10 Comments »

Llandaff residents have launched a campaign against plans to turn a memorial garden into a car park as part of Insole Court’s £4.5m revamp. Last month the Insole Court Trust submitted plans to Cardiff Council, seeking permission to repair and ... Read More »

Llandaff councillors call for meeting with HSBC over branch closure

April 18, 2012 1 Comment »

Llandaff councillors have strongly criticised HSBC for closing its local area branch. The high street bank announced on Wednesday it is planning to close its Llandaff branch, on Cardiff Road, on July 13 because it is no longer “commercially viable”. ... Read More »