St Mellons

Pubwatch scheme extended to St Mellons and Trowbridge

Pubwatch scheme extended to St Mellons and Trowbridge
February 22, 2013 No Comments »

A scheme aimed at banning troublemakers from some Cardiff pubs has been extended to cover more city boozers. The Pubwatch scheme means that punters banned from one pub are banned from all others signed up to the scheme. The project ... Read More »

Police release e-fit of suspect after sexual assault in St Mellons on Bonfire Night

Police release e-fit of suspect after sexual assault in St Mellons on Bonfire Night
November 8, 2012 No Comments »

Police have released an e-fit of a suspect wanted in connection with a sexual assault in St Mellons on Bonfire Night. South Wales Police said a 23-year-old woman was assaulted between 5pm and 5.30pm on November 5 when walking on ... Read More »

Cardiff Bus launches series of community road shows

Cardiff Bus launches series of community road shows
September 18, 2012 No Comments »

Cardiff Bus is launching a series of community road shows offering commuters a chance to give feedback on the company’s services. The first event in the “Cardiff Bus On Tour” series will be held tomorrrow at St Mellons Community Education ... 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 »

Hundreds sign petition to keep St Mellons community centre open

Hundreds sign petition to keep St Mellons community centre open
August 22, 2012 1 Comment »

Hundreds of residents have signed a petition demanding that a busy community centre stays open. Families in St Mellons, Cardiff, fear their community education centre could close – but Cardiff Council has said it has no plans to shut it ... Read More »

Victim left unconscious after metal bar assault in St Mellons

Victim left unconscious after metal bar assault in St Mellons
August 1, 2012 No Comments »

A man was left with a broken nose, fractured arm and bruising after being assaulted with a metal bar in St Mellons over the weekend. South Wales Police are appealing for help from the local community in their investigation of ... Read More »

Controversial Old St Mellons Gypsy site plans withdrawn

Controversial Old St Mellons Gypsy site plans withdrawn
June 28, 2012 1 Comment »

Controversial plans to build a gypsy and traveller camp on Wales’ most expensive street have been withdrawn. Proposals were submitted to Cardiff Council for five gypsy and traveller caravan pitches on a swathe of countryside-designated land on Druidstone Road. With ... Read More »

The Star Inn regains its alcohol licence a year after “20-man brawl”

The Star Inn regains its alcohol licence a year after “20-man brawl”
June 20, 2012 No Comments »

A Cardiff pub that had its licence revoked last year has been given permission to sell booze again, in a decision that has cost Cardiff council almost £17,500. The Star Inn in St Mellons had its premises licence revoked following ... Read More »

Millionaires object to Old St Mellons gypsy site plans

Millionaires object to Old St Mellons gypsy site plans
June 13, 2012 No Comments »

One of Wales’ richest entrepreneurs has added his voice to a campaign to stop a gypsy camp being built on the nation’s most expensive and prestigious street. Businessman and prominent philanthropist Sir Stanley Thomas is among a host of Cardiff ... Read More »

Residents ‘up in arms’ over gypsy site plan for Old St Mellons

Residents ‘up in arms’ over gypsy site plan for Old St Mellons
May 15, 2012 8 Comments »

Residents of Wales’ most expensive street are threatening to relocate over plans to build a gypsy site alongside some of the nation’s most desirable homes. With an average house price of £685,000, Druidstone Road in Old St Mellons is home ... Read More »