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Cardiff pupils help develop new app showing what plants sound like

Cardiff pupils help develop new app showing what plants sound like
July 24, 2012 No Comments »

A Cardiff primary school has taken part in an innovative new project finding ways to use the masses of data we generate every day. Stats in Sound saw children from Cardiff’s Greenway Primary School in Rumney work with Community Music ... Read More »

Campaigners celebrate as new speed camera is installed on Newport Road

Campaigners celebrate as new speed camera is installed on Newport Road
July 9, 2012 2 Comments »

Campaigners are celebrating after a seven-year battle for a speed camera on an accident blackspot has been won. The camera, on a section of Newport Road in Rumney, Cardiff, has been installed and will be switched on soon. Derek Brown, ... Read More »

ELECTION 2012: Cardiff’s local election candidates mapped

ELECTION 2012: Cardiff’s local election candidates mapped
April 7, 2012 No Comments »

On Thursday, Cardiff Council released details of all the candidates nominated to stand in next month’s local election. 359 candidates from 11 different parties have been selected to contest 75 seats across the capital on May 3. The Liberal Democrats ... Read More »

Cardiff housing plans ‘must be supported by local services’

Cardiff housing plans ‘must be supported by local services’
March 27, 2012 No Comments »

Politicians have called for new housing plots in Cardiff not to overload services after a list of potential development locations was revealed. Possible sites for more than 450 new homes in the city across 13 electoral wards were unveiled yesterday. ... Read More »

Plans for hundreds of new Cardiff homes revealed

Plans for hundreds of new Cardiff homes revealed
March 26, 2012 2 Comments »

Potential locations for more than 450 new homes in Cardiff as part of the city council’s largest house building scheme for almost three decades are revealed today. Cardiff Council wants to build 1,000 new homes over five years from 2013 ... Read More »

GUEST BLOG: ‘Rumney Rec is at the heart of the community – it deserves Royal approval’

GUEST BLOG: ‘Rumney Rec is at the heart of the community – it deserves Royal approval’
March 23, 2012 3 Comments »

Cardiff Council has nominated four Cardiff recreation grounds for Royal protection under the Queen Elizabeth Fields II Challenge. If the nominations are approved by the charity Fields in Trust, Rumney Recreation Ground, Roath Recreation Ground, Pontcanna Fields, and Wilson Road ... Read More »

Rumney Rec among Cardiff green spaces nominated for Royal protection

Rumney Rec among Cardiff green spaces nominated for Royal protection
March 20, 2012 No Comments »

CAMPAIGNERS who battled for years to save Rumney Recreation Ground from development for a new school say they are “delighted” the playing fields will be nominated for Royal protection. Cardiff council is planning to nominate four of the city’s recreational ... Read More »

Cardiff route revealed for Olympic flame

Cardiff route revealed for Olympic flame
March 19, 2012 No Comments »

The Olympic Flame will be carried the length of Cardiff by 30 torchbearers when it comes to the city in May as part of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay. The London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG) has revealed the street-by-street ... Read More »

Help us map Cardiff’s potholes

Help us map Cardiff’s potholes
February 2, 2012 3 Comments »

Cardiff Council has announced plans for a ÂŁ1.4m blitz on pothole-ridden roads in the capital. With the council pledging to spend the money over the next three financial years trying to sort out the damage caused by successive freezing winters, ... Read More »

Banned teacher to stand in Cardiff council elections

September 14, 2011 4 Comments »

A disgraced teacher who was banned from the classroom for a year after falsifying pupils’ GCSE work has defended his decision to stand in council elections. Former history teacher Keith Jones was found guilty of unacceptable professional conduct at a ... Read More »