Plasnewydd

Dirty air concerns on Newport Road

June 10, 2010 No Comments »

Dangerous levels of traffic fumes are putting the health of residents on Newport Road at risk. Cardiff Council has declared the Stephenson Court area an Air Quality Management Area (AQMA) after research showed gases were above safe levels. The report ... Read More »

Jenny Randerson to step down at next election

May 17, 2010 No Comments »

The Cardiff Central Assembly Member, Jenny Randerson, is stepping down from office at the next Assembly election in 2011. A statement released today said she would not seek re-election and wanted to spend more time with her family. She said: ... Read More »

PACT meeting: Plasnewydd

May 12, 2010 No Comments »

PACT meeting in Plasnewydd will be held on Wednesday 12th May 2010. A chance for local residents to raise issues with local police and councillors. It will be from 7 PM at Mackintosh Centre, Kepoch Street. More details can be ... Read More »

Food waste caddy trial to be launched

May 12, 2010 1 Comment »

New food waste bins will be delivered to nearly 10,000 homes across the city as a new recycling crackdown is launched. Cardiff Council are trialing a caddy system in parts of Llanishen, Plasnewydd, Adamsdown, Splott and Grangetown as it looks ... Read More »

The Globe granted licence

April 30, 2010 No Comments »

Cardiff’s troubled music venue, The Globe on Albany Road, Roath, has been granted a licence by Cardiff Council. Following a £26,000 refurb including extensive soundproofing the venue can now open its doors again to punters. The venue had been forced ... Read More »

General Election 2010 Predictions: Cardiff Central

April 12, 2010 8 Comments »

Over the next few weeks I’ll be assessing the chances of each party in the different Parliamentary Constituencies for Cardiff. Hopefully this will provide information on who is able to win at the election and may prove useful if you ... Read More »

Kings Monkton School win national chess championship

March 15, 2010 No Comments »

A Cardiff school has brought the Welsh Schools’ Chess Championship back to the city after seven years in Monmouth. Kings Monkton School, Plasnewydd, entered a team and after five rounds of the competition were crowned champions. The final round saw ... Read More »

Cardiff electoral wards map

March 10, 2010 No Comments »

View Cardiff electoral wards in a larger map Read More »

New super-wards to be created in West Cardiff

March 9, 2010 3 Comments »

A proposal by the Boundary Commission of Wales could see the creation of two electoral super-wards in West Cardiff. The draft report would see the combining of Pentyrch and Radyr into a new ward called Pentyrch, with three councillors, and ... Read More »

Cardiff school spending per head revealed

February 12, 2010 No Comments »

The amount spent per head for children at school in Cardiff has been revealed, and Cardiff North AM Jonathan Morgan is calling for a re-think of the way schools are funded. You can view our handy map of schools in ... Read More »