Riverside

Speed cameras broken throughout the city

Speed cameras broken throughout the city
January 25, 2011 5 Comments »

Speed cameras across the city were out of use for more than seven months in total last year. Some cameras were out of use for as long as three weeks, according to figures from South Wales Police. The figures, obtained ... Read More »

Canton councillor calls for long-term solution to potholes

Canton councillor calls for long-term solution to potholes
January 24, 2011 No Comments »

A councillor has called for permanent road repairs or full road resurfacing jobs to tackle the ongoing peril of potholes in Cardiff streets. Canton councillor Ramesh Patel said he had last week reported to the council the dangerous state of ... Read More »

Cabbies in pot shot at poor state of Cardiff’s roads

Cabbies in pot shot at poor state of Cardiff’s roads
January 20, 2011 No Comments »

The leader of Cardiff’s cab drivers has slammed the council’s slow response to repair potholes that are damaging drivers’ cars. Chairman of the Cardiff Hackney Association, Mathab Khan, said that the number of potholes on Cardiff’s streets was “huge” and ... Read More »

Fine-dining French restaurant in Pontcanna to close

Fine-dining French restaurant in Pontcanna to close
January 18, 2011 11 Comments »

One of Cardiff’s best respected restaurants is to close its doors after almost 13 years. Le Gallois, in the capital’s trendy Pontcanna district, will close its doors for the last time on February 5. The fine-dining French restaurant was only ... Read More »

Riverside guest house given new alcohol licence

January 14, 2011 2 Comments »

A Pontcanna guest house has been granted permission to serve alcohol at outside catering events. Cardiff council’s licensing sub-committee made the decision to allow Elgano Guest Accommodation to provide alcohol for outside events and serve alcohol at private functions. There ... Read More »

Riverside councillor Gwenllian Lansdown resigns

Riverside councillor Gwenllian Lansdown resigns
January 14, 2011 4 Comments »

A Plaid Cymru councillor who represented the Riverside ward of Cardiff for six years has resigned. Gwenllian Lansdown, who was elected in 2004, revealed her decision to step down last night to the council chief executive. Miss Lansdown, who is ... Read More »

Licensing committee preview: January 14 2011

Licensing committee preview: January 14 2011
January 13, 2011 1 Comment »

While there aren’t as many applications as last week, there is still plenty for Cardiff council’s licensing sub-committee to discuss this week; with police objections to two of the three proposals. Extended opening hours at Roath pub The Varsity, Richmond ... Read More »

England test ticket sales rocket after Ashes glory

England test ticket sales rocket after Ashes glory
January 11, 2011 3 Comments »

England’s Ashes triumph has seen sales for this summer’s test match against Sri Lanka in Cardiff rocket over the last few days. Glamorgan Cricket Club have experienced a rapid rise in sales for the match on May 26 at the ... Read More »

Introducing your local Cardiff reporters

Introducing your local Cardiff reporters
January 7, 2011 2 Comments »

yourCardiff aims to provide the best local news, information and events for you. So, we’ve put dedicated patch reporters in your area. Using the map below you can see who your local reporter is and find their contact information. If ... Read More »

Extra crews drafted in to clear Cardiff rubbish backlog

Extra crews drafted in to clear Cardiff rubbish backlog
January 6, 2011 1 Comment »

As the row about how Cardiff council dealt with the cold weather rumbles on extra waste crews have been called in to deal with the rubbish back-log. As the city experienced some of its worst winter weather for 30 years ... Read More »