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Man charged with attempted murder after Newport Road assault

Man charged with attempted murder after Newport Road assault
March 19, 2013 No Comments »

A 25-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after an assault on Newport Road on Sunday morning. A 23-year-old man was assaulted in an incident at around 10.30am outside the Lynx Hotel. He has now been discharged from the ... Read More »

Roath’s Shelley Gardens to become Cardiff’s first smoke-free playground

Roath’s Shelley Gardens to become Cardiff’s first smoke-free playground
March 5, 2013 No Comments »

Cardiff’s first smoke-free playground will be launched this Thursday in a move to protect children from the effects of second-hand smoke. Cardiff Council and the Cardiff and Vale Public Health Team have joined forces to introduce the new rules at ... Read More »

The Great Roath Bake Off returns for a third year

The Great Roath Bake Off returns for a third year
February 21, 2013 1 Comment »

For a man who can’t cook and who admits to not even liking cake that much, Wayne Courtney has achieved something Mary Berry would surely be proud of. It has all the ingredients of being a great success with plenty ... Read More »

Hundreds sign petition to save Plasnewydd Community Centre

Hundreds sign petition to save Plasnewydd Community Centre
February 19, 2013 No Comments »

Hundreds of people have signed a petition to save Plasnewydd Community Centre from Cardiff council’s proposed budget cuts. The centre, on Shakespeare Street, could close along with Pontprennau Community Centre as part of proposals to save £65,000 in the 2013-14 ... Read More »

Tesco ‘refuses’ to contribute to Wellfield Road Christmas lights display

Tesco ‘refuses’ to contribute to Wellfield Road Christmas lights display
February 8, 2013 2 Comments »

Supermarket giant Tesco has been accused of refusing to contribute to a Christmas lights display on a city high street. The Wellfield Road Traders Association, which organises the festive decoration of the Roath street every year, branded the retail chain ... Read More »

Planning round-up: January 2013

Planning round-up: January 2013
January 9, 2013 4 Comments »

View Planning round-up: January 2013 in a larger map There were just seven applications on the agenda for Cardiff Council’s planning committee this afternoon, but they included a controversial application to build a wakeboard and water skiing park off Atlantic ... Read More »

Parking concerns over proposals for new community centre in Roath

Parking concerns over proposals for new community centre in Roath
January 4, 2013 4 Comments »

A new community centre being proposed for Roath could create parking problems, according to local businesses. The Madni Masjid Trust wants to create a new community centre on Dalcross Street in Roath. Plans have been submitted to Cardiff council for ... Read More »

CCTV image released of suspect in Roath assault investigation

CCTV image released of suspect in Roath assault investigation
December 17, 2012 1 Comment »

Police investigating an assault in a Roath fast food restaurant last month have released an image of a man they want to identify. A 29-year-old man was punched while in Miss Millies on City Road at around midnight on Saturday ... Read More »

Cardiff Street Food Christmas market set for Saturday

Cardiff Street Food Christmas market set for Saturday
December 14, 2012 1 Comment »

Foodies in Cardiff can feast on “grab-and-go” treats tomorrow at the Cardiff Street Food Christmas Market. The market is being held in the wake of the first ever Cardiff Street Food Festival at the Mackintosh Sports and Social Club in ... Read More »

Tenovus charity shop to open in coverted Roath church hall

Tenovus charity shop to open in coverted Roath church hall
December 7, 2012 1 Comment »

Cancer charity Tenovus will open a new shop in a converted church hall in Roath tomorrow. The hall, on the site of the old Roath Park Methodist Church on Bangor Street, had been empty for more than 25 years before ... Read More »