Old St Mellons

Opinion: Greenfield sites in the North need to be protected

Opinion: Greenfield sites in the North need to be protected
January 20, 2011 No Comments »

Of the 112 candidate sites submitted, 24 are in the ward of Pontprennau and Old St Mellons, the ward I represent along with my fellow ward Councillor Jane Rogers. Of those 24 sites, 19 are greenfield sites. 16 of the ... Read More »

Debate re-ignites about where to build in Cardiff

Debate re-ignites about where to build in Cardiff
January 17, 2011 4 Comments »

The debate about where to build for Cardiff’s future is set to be re-ignited as new plans are released. Candidate sites, showing where new housing estates totalling up to 4,500 homes in some cases, put the city’s greenfields under-threat once ... Read More »

Introducing your local Cardiff reporters

Introducing your local Cardiff reporters
January 7, 2011 2 Comments »

yourCardiff aims to provide the best local news, information and events for you. So, we’ve put dedicated patch reporters in your area. Using the map below you can see who your local reporter is and find their contact information. If ... Read More »

Extra crews drafted in to clear Cardiff rubbish backlog

Extra crews drafted in to clear Cardiff rubbish backlog
January 6, 2011 1 Comment »

As the row about how Cardiff council dealt with the cold weather rumbles on extra waste crews have been called in to deal with the rubbish back-log. As the city experienced some of its worst winter weather for 30 years ... Read More »

Planning round-up: 15/09/10

September 16, 2010 2 Comments »

Radyr Road social housing development deferred Plans for a six housing association flats caused outrage in Llandaff North and were deferred for rejection by councillors. The flats, proposed by Cadwin, were on land between 6 and 8 Radyr Place and ... Read More »

Old St Mellons Village Fete

July 13, 2010 No Comments »

St Mellons Primary School performing at the fete. The annual summer fete in Old St Mellons was held on the weekend at the community playfield, organised by the Village Association. The weather was dry which helped to draw in people ... Read More »

Motorcycle annoyance blighting Old St Mellons

July 6, 2010 No Comments »

Residents at an Old St Mellons PACT (Partners and Communities Together) meeting called on police to tackle speeding motorcyclists in the area. Illegal off road bikes have been coming down Newport Road through the centre doing 50-60 mph, according to ... Read More »

Volunteering on a community website

July 6, 2010 3 Comments »

Image Courtesy of Cardiff 360 Let me start by introducing myself, my name is Rhys Gregory and I’m a current Management and Business Student studying at Aberystwyth University. Since an early age I have been involved in community projects in ... Read More »

PACT meeting: Old St Mellons

July 5, 2010 No Comments »

The next PACT meeting for Old St Mellons will be held on 5 July 2010 at Old St Mellons Community Village Hall from 7 pm. A chance for residents to raise issues with local police and councillors. Find out more ... Read More »

Is lunchtime even better in the city centre?

June 3, 2010 3 Comments »

This is a topic that is seldom talked about, but one that is incredibly important for anyone working in Cardiff. A strange subject I’m sure you will admit, but trust me, it’s more important than you think… where on earth ... Read More »