Llanishen

Campaigners step out to save Llanishen Reservoir

Campaigners step out to save Llanishen Reservoir
September 6, 2011 No Comments »

Supporters fighting to save Llanishen Reservoir have taken part in a series of fundraising walks to boost their campaign fund. High profile figures, including former First Minister Rhodri Morgan and his AM wife Julie, joined more than 100 residents on ... Read More »

Public support key to future of Llanishen Reservoir

Public support key to future of Llanishen Reservoir
August 12, 2011 16 Comments »

Campaigners¬ fighting to save¬ Llanishen Reservoir¬ are appealing for public support to prove to an inquiry it has a future. The supporters plan to dispute claims from owner Western Power Distribution that the 60-acre site could never be used for ... Read More »

Llanishen Reservoir inquiry: Development would be a “natural business choice”

Llanishen Reservoir inquiry: Development would be a “natural business choice”
July 11, 2011 4 Comments »

Controversial plans to develop a North Cardiff reservoir would be a ‚Äúnatural business choice‚ÄĚ, a public inquiry has heard. The inquiry is the latest stage in a decade-long wrangle over proposals to build 324 homes and a leisure complex on ... Read More »

Over £4,000 raised for Llanishen school

Over £4,000 raised for Llanishen school
July 11, 2011 No Comments »

Police officers in the north of Cardiff have helped their local community raise over ¬£4,000 for a local school. Hundreds of people attended the Llanishen Community Fun Day earlier this month to raise an extra ¬£1,200 for the Hollies Special ... Read More »

Planning inquiry into Llanishen Reservoir development opens

Planning inquiry into Llanishen Reservoir development opens
July 5, 2011 2 Comments »

The fifth public inquiry over proposed development on a North Cardiff beauty spot opened today. Llanishen reservoir owners and would-be developers Western Power Distribution (WPD) made their opening statement alongside lawyers from the council, who object to development. John Steel ... Read More »

Llanishen community fun day planned

June 16, 2011 No Comments »

A community fun day will take place in Llanishen next month. Organised by South Wales Police the Llanishen Community Day will take place at Llanishen Leisure Centre from 12noon to 4pm on Saturday 2nd July. Llanishen front line support officer ... Read More »

Reservoir campaigners organise charity walks

Reservoir campaigners organise charity walks
June 16, 2011 2 Comments »

Campaigners wanting to save Llanishen Reservoir from development have organised a series of charity walks. The Save Our Cardiff Reservoirs Walk will take place on Saturday 3rd September to raise funds for the Reservoir Action Group. The fate of Llanishen ... Read More »

Julie Morgan takes Llanishen Reservoir fight Stateside

Julie Morgan takes Llanishen Reservoir fight Stateside
May 19, 2011 3 Comments »

The fight to save Llanishen Reservoir from developers has been taken to shareholders on its US parent company‚Äôs doorstep. Cardiff North AM Julie Morgan wrote an open letter to the Pennsylvania Power and Light Company‚Äôs annual general meeting in Bethlehem ... Read More »

Council strengthens its case ahead of Llanishen Reservoir planning inquiry

Council strengthens its case ahead of Llanishen Reservoir planning inquiry
May 11, 2011 1 Comment »

Cardiff council today strengthened its case ahead of a planning inquiry about the development of Llanishen Reservoir. Councillors rejected plans from Western Power Distribution Ltd to build on the listed site and create a mini-roundabout off Lisvane Road. The voting ... Read More »

New homes plans for Llanishen Reservoir face rejection

New homes plans for Llanishen Reservoir face rejection
May 7, 2011 10 Comments »

Campaigners¬ fighting to save Llanishen Reservoir have been given a boost ahead of a public inquiry into the controversial development. Cardiff council planning bosses have recommended two new planning applications linked to plans to build hundreds of homes and flats ... Read More »