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Former Cardiff tram depot goes on the market

Former Cardiff tram depot goes on the market
March 20, 2013 No Comments »

It once bustled with trams in Cardiff’s yesteryear. But a listed former transport depot close to the city centre has now been put up for sale. Cardiff council has instructed international property consultants DTZ to market the former depot and ... Read More »

Hundreds turn out for Cardiff Riding School open day

Hundreds turn out for Cardiff Riding School open day
February 12, 2013 No Comments »

Cardiff Riding School opened its stables to 400 visitors yesterday. It was in a bid to showcase its lessons to potential students and win support for its campaign against funding cuts. Riders and volunteers who regularly ride at the school, ... Read More »

National Theatre Wales production to shine spotlight on Butetown’s Somali community

National Theatre Wales production to shine spotlight on Butetown’s Somali community
February 7, 2013 1 Comment »

After staging a play in a city taxi, the National Theatre Wales’ latest production is set to take audiences into the front rooms of Cardiff’s Somali community in Butetown. The brainchild of a group of Somali poets, De Gabay will ... Read More »

Cardiff Riding School ‘will stay open’ insists council

Cardiff Riding School ‘will stay open’ insists council
February 5, 2013 2 Comments »

Cardiff Riding School will remain open until a third party can be found to operate it, Cardiff council has insisted. The draft budget states that the school, located at Pontcanna Fields for the past 42 years, will close so the ... Read More »

Splott Pool protesters call on council to reconsider cuts

Splott Pool protesters call on council to reconsider cuts
February 5, 2013 2 Comments »

Dozens of angry swimmers yesterday lined the street outside Cardiff’s oldest pool to protest against money-saving plans to close the much-loved facility. Splott swimming pool has been earmarked for closure in order to save £300,000 a year, as part of ... Read More »

More than 100 campaigners attend Cardiff Riding School protest

More than 100 campaigners attend Cardiff Riding School protest
January 31, 2013 4 Comments »

More than 100 campaigners – and two ponies – turned out for a protest against the possible closure of Cardiff Riding School this afternoon, prior to a council meeting where the Labour administration said it would need to make £27 ... Read More »

Pontcanna’s Diner 77 to change hands after 23 years

Pontcanna’s Diner 77 to change hands after 23 years
January 25, 2013 No Comments »

A Cardiff diner popular with Billie Piper, Charlotte Church and food lovers for more than 20 years is to undergo a change in name and ownership. The revamp marks the departure of Diner 77’s owner Ian Campbell, who is seeking ... Read More »

Riverside flat closed down after drugs complaints

Riverside flat closed down after drugs complaints
December 13, 2012 No Comments »

A Riverside flat has been closed by police after complaints about drugs and drug-related anti-social behaviour. South Wales Police, Cardiff Council and Cadwyn Housing Association acted after complaints over the last two months about a tenant at Litchfield Court. Two ... Read More »

Pontcanna Pine convenience store plans thrown out

Pontcanna Pine convenience store plans thrown out
December 5, 2012 No Comments »

Residents in Pontcanna are celebrating this evening after controversial proposals to open a convenience store in King’s Road were thrown out by councillors. Cardiff Council’s planning committee unanimously rejected a bid to turn the former Pontcanna Pine site, now called ... Read More »

Councillors set to reject Pontcanna Co-op plans

Councillors set to reject Pontcanna Co-op plans
December 4, 2012 No Comments »

Controversial plans to open a convenience store in Pontcanna are likely to be thrown out tomorrow. Cardiff Council planning officers have recommended a bid to transform the former Pontcanna Pine site, now called The Dairy, on King’s Road, Pontcanna, into ... Read More »