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Motorbike amnesty hailed a success in East Cardiff

Motorbike amnesty hailed a success in East Cardiff
November 9, 2010 1 Comment »

A bike amnesty scheme has been hailed as the reason for a drop in motorcycle annoyance in the Trowbridge area. Eight bikes were traded in at the Halfords store on Newport Road as Police in Cardiff East celebrated a 60 ... Read More »

Police crackdown on anti-social behaviour in Cardiff East

October 21, 2010 Comments Off on Police crackdown on anti-social behaviour in Cardiff East

South Wales Police made five arrests last weekend as part of their anti-social behaviour crackdown Operation Newport. Sergeant Chris Fennessey said: “Operation Newport will be running until October 31 and during this period I would urge parents to check where ... Read More »

Motorbike amnesty launched in Cardiff East

August 2, 2010 6 Comments »

Cardiff East Police are launching a crackdown on off-road bikes being ridden illegally around the area. Residents in Trowbridge, St Mellons, Llanrumney and Rumney will be able to exchange quad bikes and off-road motorbikes for a mountain bike or accessories. ... Read More »

Volunteers recognised at Council dinner

July 14, 2010 No Comments »

The unsung heroes of Cardiff were rewarded at the Cardiff Volunteer Dinner last week. 150 volunteers from across the city were invited to a special meal at Cardiff Castle with dignatries including the Lord Mayor Keith Hyde. A huge cross ... Read More »

On the election trail in Cardiff South and Penarth

May 6, 2010 No Comments »

Fiona Roberts and Hugh Morris staked out polling stations in Cardiff South and Penarth to see which way voters were leaning. Listen to voters in Cardiff South & Penarth Though many of the voters who turned out were critical of ... Read More »

RSPCA appeal after horse dumped in St Mellons

May 5, 2010 3 Comments »

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a horse was dumped in the middle of a large housing estate in St Mellons. A 10 year old bay mare was found on a patch of grass near Crickhowell Road on 27th ... Read More »

Cardiff parking data reveals huge variations across the city

April 8, 2010 No Comments »

The number of parking tickets issued in Cardiff appears to be in decline, as the powers for policing parking prepare to be handed over to Cardiff Council in the summer. The total number issued in 2009 was 44,562 down from ... Read More »

Cardiff electoral wards map

March 10, 2010 No Comments »

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Cardiff school spending per head revealed

February 12, 2010 No Comments »

The amount spent per head for children at school in Cardiff has been revealed, and Cardiff North AM Jonathan Morgan is calling for a re-think of the way schools are funded. You can view our handy map of schools in ... Read More »

Flash mob planned for St Mellons Tesco

February 2, 2010 1 Comment »

After the decision by Tesco in St Mellons to ban shoppers from wearing pyjamas, students are planning a flashmob to invade the store in pyjamas. The Facebook group called ‘!PYJAMA PARTY FLASHMOB!‘ encourages participants to “protest their right to free ... Read More »