Rhiwbina

Conservative Cardiff North candidates for 2015 back government’s economic policies

Conservative Cardiff North candidates for 2015 back government’s economic policies
March 12, 2013 1 Comment »

The two politicians vying to be the Conservative candidate for Cardiff North at the 2015 general election have backed the coalition government’s economic policies. Craig Williams and Meirion Jenkins are to go head-to-head in an open primary after Jonathan Evans ... Read More »

Computers and scanners stolen in break-in at Rhiwbina Library

Computers and scanners stolen in break-in at Rhiwbina Library
February 18, 2013 No Comments »

Burglars have stolen computers and electronic equipment in a city library break-in. Several computers and scanners were stolen from Rhiwbina Library after thieves broke in through a rear-door panel, as first reported on the Rhiwbina Ward website. The library’s main ... Read More »

New community website Rhiwbina Local launches

New community website Rhiwbina Local launches
February 8, 2013 No Comments »

A new community website has been launched for Rhiwbina, with the founders hoping it will become a vibrant space for news, events, photographs and more in the north Cardiff suburb. Rhiwbina Local was launched last Friday by Emily Higgins and ... Read More »

Labour to target ‘super-marginal’ Cardiff North seat in 2015

Labour to target ‘super-marginal’ Cardiff North seat in 2015
January 11, 2013 No Comments »

The super-marginal seat of Cardiff North has been named as Labour’s fourth highest target seat for the 2015 Westminster election. Conservative MP Jonathan Evans ousted Labour’s Julie Morgan with a majority of just 194 votes in 2010 but yesterday she ... Read More »

Public meeting held to discuss Rhiwbina Sainsbury’s plan

Public meeting held to discuss Rhiwbina Sainsbury’s plan
December 5, 2012 1 Comment »

Crowds of concerned residents gathered at a public meeting in Cardiff last night over plans by a supermarket giant to open a new city suburb store. Sainsbury’s has submitted plans to open a Local store at the former Thornhill Cars ... Read More »

Residents rise up against plan for Rhiwbina Sainsbury’s store

Residents rise up against plan for Rhiwbina Sainsbury’s store
November 28, 2012 1 Comment »

The future of independent shops in Rhiwbina could be under threat if plans by a supermarket giant to open another store get the go-ahead, according to a councillor. Sainsbury’s has submitted a planning application to open a 400sq m Local ... Read More »

Appeal for witnesses after woman is assaulted in Rhiwbina

Appeal for witnesses after woman is assaulted in Rhiwbina
September 6, 2012 1 Comment »

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a woman in Rhiwbina in the early hours of Tuesday morning. The force said a woman was seen walking in a distressed state in the Pantbach Road area at around 2am ... Read More »

Boy with toy gun sparks police incident in Rhiwbina

Boy with toy gun sparks police incident in Rhiwbina
July 20, 2012 No Comments »

A young boy playing with a toy gun sparked a police incident in Rhiwbina this morning. South Wales Police said they were called to Manor Way at around 11.45am after a report from a member of the public about a ... Read More »

Television personality Mark ‘The Beast’ Labbett to host Rhiwbina charity quiz night

Television personality Mark ‘The Beast’ Labbett to host Rhiwbina charity quiz night
June 27, 2012 No Comments »

Television quiz show personality Mark ‘The Beast’ Labbett is holding a special charity quiz in Cardiff next month. The 46-year-old, who is a ‘chaser’ on ITV daytime quiz show The Chase, is posing the questions at the charity quiz in ... Read More »

Rhiwbina Farmers’ Market goes weekly from tomorrow

Rhiwbina Farmers’ Market goes weekly from tomorrow
April 19, 2012 1 Comment »

Rhiwbina Farmer’s Market goes weekly from tomorrow. The market, which is held at the Butcher Arms, Heol y Felin, was started in 2010 after the success of a “one-off” trial day at Rhiwbina Festival. There was such a strong demand ... Read More »