Pontcanna

Howzat! Cricketers appeals to foodies

Howzat! Cricketers appeals to foodies
August 3, 2011 1 Comment »

Popular Cardiff¬ watering hole¬ The Cricketers, on Cathedral Road,¬ is vying to be named Britain‚Äôs best food pub after taking the Welsh title. It has been judged the Best Food Pub in Wales by the influential industry magazine, The Publican‚Äôs ... Read More »

Objections mounting over Pontcanna Pine proposals

Objections mounting over Pontcanna Pine proposals
August 2, 2011 8 Comments »

A developer has confirmed he is in talks with supermarket giants about opening a store in an affluent Cardiff suburb. Chris Voyle has submitted plans to create a 2,600sqm ground floor shop at the former Pontcanna Pine warehouse on King‚Äôs ... Read More »

Fears Tesco store would ‘destroy’ Pontcanna

Fears Tesco store would ‘destroy’ Pontcanna
July 25, 2011 10 Comments »

CONCERNS are growing in a ¬ well-heeled city suburb that supermarket giant Tesco is planning to ¬ open a One Stop convenience store in ¬ a small shopping area untouched by ¬ chain stores. Local shopkeepers and a councillor ¬ ... Read More »

Cardiff Bloggers Meetup: Summer social

Cardiff Bloggers Meetup: Summer social
June 23, 2011 3 Comments »

Cardiff Bloggers Meetups return next month with the summer social. From 7pm on Wednesday 20th July to Cardiff blogging community will come together for a drink and a chat about all things blogging. Note: Venue has been changed to Maldron ... Read More »

No Royal finish for Pontcanna street party

No Royal finish for Pontcanna street party
May 4, 2011 7 Comments »

A Cardiff Royal Wedding street party was brought to an abrupt halt on Friday, after one neighbour complained about the noise. The party, taking place on Severn Grove, and in the Robin Hood pub, Pontcanna, was ended prematurely by Cardiff ... Read More »

Election 2011: The battle for Cardiff West

Election 2011: The battle for Cardiff West
April 19, 2011 1 Comment »

For years its AM has been one of the giants of Welsh politics ‚Äď but all that is about to change. Whoever replaces Rhodri Morgan as the AM for Cardiff West has the unenviable task of living up to one ... Read More »

Demolition begins at new Pontcanna housing development

Demolition begins at new Pontcanna housing development
April 6, 2011 No Comments »

Demolition of a former nursing home in a wealthy area of Cardiff is underway as a new multi-million housing development moves a step closer. The St Winefride’s site in Pontcanna is due to become 76 new homes as the bulldozers ... Read More »

More than 50 streets in wrong crime map ward

More than 50 streets in wrong crime map ward
March 15, 2011 2 Comments »

More than 50 streets have been wrongly classified as part of a city ward in the UK crime map – giving the impression it has seen nearly 300 crimes take place in just one month. The extensive two-mile perimeters of ... Read More »

New restaurant to open on site of Le Gallois

New restaurant to open on site of Le Gallois
March 10, 2011 No Comments »

A Cowbridge restaurant team is optimistic about taking over the former Le Gallois premises in Pontcanna. Fine dining fans in Cardiff were left disappointed in the New Year when it was announced French cuisine was off the menu for good. ... Read More »

Cardiff AM welcomes Pontcanna church hall makeover

Cardiff AM welcomes Pontcanna church hall makeover
February 8, 2011 1 Comment »

Rhodri Morgan, AM for Cardiff West has welcomed today‚Äôs announcement that the Church Hall of St Mary’s of the Angel Parish Church in Riverside will receive a much deserved facelift via the award of ¬£61,595 from the Welsh Assembly Government ... Read More »