Roath

Fire crews tackle blaze on Ninian Road, Roath

Fire crews tackle blaze on Ninian Road, Roath
December 6, 2012 No Comments »

Firefighters were called to a home in Roath this evening after a blaze broke out across two floors of the property. A total of 15 crew members and three fire engines were sent to tackle the blaze at a three-storey ... Read More »

Cardiff Street Food Festival to hold Christmas market

Cardiff Street Food Festival to hold Christmas market
November 23, 2012 No Comments »

After the success of last weekend’s first Cardiff Street Food Festival, festival organisers have announced today that they will be holding a Cardiff Street Food Christmas Market on Saturday December 15. Last weekend’s event, organised by Deri Reed of The ... Read More »

Valuable trombone stolen in Roath

Valuable trombone stolen in Roath
November 22, 2012 No Comments »

Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a valuable trombone which has been stolen from a house in Roath. The brass treble clef Yamaha instrument was in a hard grey case when it was taken sometime between Thursday ... Read More »

Roath illustrator published children’s book inspired and narrated by her daughter

Roath illustrator published children’s book inspired and narrated by her daughter
November 21, 2012 4 Comments »

An illustrator from Roath has published her first e-book, with the story inspired and narrated by her seven-year-old daughter. Bella Woodfield has worked as an illustrator for various publishers since she left college 18 years ago, but this is the ... Read More »

Facefood cafe opens on City Road, despite concerns over Facebook trademark

Facefood cafe opens on City Road, despite concerns over Facebook trademark
November 15, 2012 2 Comments »

It’s the perfect place to connect with old friends, share stories with a group, or simply people-watch. And a pair of entrepreneurs have launched a cheeky bid to recreate the online appeal of Facebook in the very real setting of ... Read More »

Pondweed exposed on Roath Park Lake

Pondweed exposed on Roath Park Lake
October 11, 2012 1 Comment »

Resembling something more like an oversized sports pitch – this striking picture shows Cardiff’s beloved Roath Park Lake yesterday. In fact the lake is so turf-like it has even become the centre of internet jokes with some posting messages on ... Read More »

Six Cardiff police stations to close on Monday

Six Cardiff police stations to close on Monday
September 14, 2012 No Comments »

Six police stations in Cardiff will close their front desks to the public from Monday. Police informed councillors and other “stakeholders” about the changes today – just three days before they are due to take effect. The stations set to ... Read More »

477 new student bedrooms for Cardiff approved in one afternoon

477 new student bedrooms for Cardiff approved in one afternoon
September 12, 2012 2 Comments »

Cardiff Council gave developers the go-ahead to build 477 new student bedrooms this afternoon, with the city’s planning committee approving two major developments within half a mile of one another. Councillors gave the green light to a block of 279 ... Read More »

Information appeal for missing Roath man

Information appeal for missing Roath man
September 11, 2012 No Comments »

UPDATE 12/09/2012 9.32am: South Wales Police have confirmed this morning that following yesterday’s appeal, Nathan Williams has been found safe and well. Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a missing Roath man. Nathan Williams, 30, was reported ... Read More »

Open meeting for Made in Roath festival volunteers

Open meeting for Made in Roath festival volunteers
September 6, 2012 No Comments »

UPDATE 4.10pm: Tonight’s meeting at The Gate has been postponed. The meeting on Wednesday September 12 will go ahead. A public meeting for anyone who wants to get involved in this year’s Made in Roath festival will be held tonight ... Read More »