St Mellons

Tasmanian Devil tattoo man arrested

Tasmanian Devil tattoo man arrested
June 13, 2011 Comments Off on Tasmanian Devil tattoo man arrested

A man with a Tasmanian Devil tattoo who was on the run from prison has been arrested by police. A warning was issued last week about Jamie Michael Elis who was wanted on recall to prison and on suspicion of ... Read More »

Murdered St Mellons mum-of-two inspires domestic violence conference

Murdered St Mellons mum-of-two inspires domestic violence conference
June 13, 2011 Comments Off on Murdered St Mellons mum-of-two inspires domestic violence conference

A woman murdered by her ex-boyfriend after police took 22 minutes to respond to her desperate 999 call will be the¬ focus of a conference held in the city. The all-Wales conference was organised by the Independent Police Complaints Commission ... Read More »

Former Kwik Save site riling residents in St Mellons

Former Kwik Save site riling residents in St Mellons
April 4, 2011 11 Comments »

Plans to develop a former supermarket site have been put on hold after calls from residents for more consideration to be given about what to do with the dilapidated area. Residents and councillors in St Mellons asked Cardiff council to ... Read More »

St Mellons envrionmental project completed

St Mellons envrionmental project completed
March 29, 2011 1 Comment »

Residents and community workers in St Mellons have completed a environmental project designed to inprove the area around the Community Education Centre. Earlier this month, eight budding gardeners from the Youth Centres Arts¬ and Crafts club planted trees under the ... Read More »

Public meeting for future of former Kwik Save Site

March 29, 2011 No Comments »

A public meeting to discuss the future of the former Kwik Save site in¬ St Mellons¬ is being held this evening. The event will be held at 7pm at Willowbrook Primary School, St Mellons, where residents will get the opportunity ... Read More »

Speeding drivers get lesson they will never forget from pupils

Speeding drivers get lesson they will never forget from pupils
March 18, 2011 4 Comments »

Primary school pupils who fear speeding drivers may claim another life have launched their own crackdown. Together with police they caught 17 drivers, including two Cardiff Buses, breaking the 30mph limit on the road that runs in front of their ... Read More »

Local residents unhappy with new wind turbine

Local residents unhappy with new wind turbine
February 9, 2011 21 Comments »

A 120-metre tall wind turbine recently erected in the East of Cardiff has angered some local residents, who have branded it an eyesore. The huge structure went up on January 19 at Wentloog Environmental Centre, off Wentloog Road in Trowbridge. ... Read More »

Police appeal after thieves steal pensioner’s ornaments

Police appeal after thieves steal pensioner’s ornaments
January 20, 2011 Comments Off on Police appeal after thieves steal pensioner’s ornaments

Police are contuining their hunt for thiefs who stole a number of items from an elderly man in St Mellons. They are trying to determine the whereabouts of distinctive china plates and ornaments stolen during a burglary. Detective Constable Steve ... 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 »