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Cardiff bars launch Pubwatch scheme to crack down on trouble-makers

Cardiff bars launch Pubwatch scheme to crack down on trouble-makers
September 6, 2012 No Comments »

Some of Cardiff’s most notorious pubs have joined together to ban trouble-makers from their bars. The Pubwatch scheme, launched by seven pubs in Splott, Adamsdown and Roath, is the first of its kind in the city. The scheme means that ... Read More »

Real ale bar The Andrew Buchan opens on Albany Road

Real ale bar The Andrew Buchan opens on Albany Road
September 4, 2012 41 Comments »

The man behind Cardiff’s only real ale bar has moved to reassure those who had objected to its opening. Steve Evans, managing director of Blaenavon-based Rhymney Brewery, said the company’s new bar on Albany Road in Roath, is a place ... Read More »

Cardiff artist follows 20-year friendship through exhibition of letters

Cardiff artist follows 20-year friendship through exhibition of letters
August 30, 2012 No Comments »

A Cardiff artist will open her first show at the city’s Milkwood Gallery this weekend, with an exhibition charting the development of a 20-year friendship through letters. “Norman and Judith” is artist Rachel-Helena Walsh’s her first contemporary art exhibition, inspired ... Read More »

Rhymney Brewery given permission to sell alcohol at Roath real ale bar

Rhymney Brewery given permission to sell alcohol at Roath real ale bar
August 24, 2012 3 Comments »

An independent brewery will finally be able to open a real ale bar in Roath, after being given an alcohol licence for the premises on Albany Road. Rhymney Brewery was given planning permission back in xxx to open a new ... Read More »

Licensing preview: August 2012

Licensing preview: August 2012
August 21, 2012 5 Comments »

Cardiff Council’s licensing sub-committee will meet this Friday to discuss three potentially controversial applications for permission to sell alcohol. Details of the applications – for the Ali Baba Shop in Clifton Street, Rhymney Brewery on Albany Road, and the new ... Read More »

279 student flats planned for Roath’s Oxford Street

279 student flats planned for Roath’s Oxford Street
August 10, 2012 No Comments »

Plans to build almost 280 student flats on a plot of vacant land in Roath will go before Cardiff Council’s planning committee next week. LG Urban Developments is seeking full planning permission to redevelop land on Oxford Street to create ... Read More »

Man robbed of his mobile phone in Adamsdown park

Man robbed of his mobile phone in Adamsdown park
August 3, 2012 No Comments »

Police are appealing for information after a man was robbed of his mobile phone in an Adamsdown park. South Wales Police said a 36-year-old man reported being robbed of his phone by four men sometime between 9.30pm and 10pm on ... Read More »

Cardiff’s Guy Christian Hair Salon makes it the final of British Hairdressing Business Awards

Cardiff’s Guy Christian Hair Salon makes it the final of British Hairdressing Business Awards
July 19, 2012 2 Comments »

Cardiff hair salon Guy Christian has made it through to the finals of the British Hairdressing Business Awards. The salon, on City Road, is one of six finalists in the website/innovation of the year category, recognising the use on their ... Read More »

Planning round-up: July 2012

Planning round-up: July 2012
July 12, 2012 No Comments »

View Planning round-up: July 2012 in a larger map It was a busy afternoon at Cardiff Council’s planning committee yesterday. Here are the decisions on all the applications that were considered. They are also mapped above. 96-102 Clifton Street. Adamsdown ... Read More »

AG Meek to be demolished

AG Meek to be demolished
July 11, 2012 13 Comments »

AG Meek, the 100-year-old family shoe business on Roath’s Albany Road, will be demolished to make way for a convenience store after councillors approved controversial plans this afternoon. Developers Tudor Jenkins Ltd applied to Cardiff Council for permission to knock ... Read More »