Trowbridge

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 »

Ruling could herald end to Cardiff Council prayer sessions

February 16, 2012 3 Comments »

Prayers could be banned from meetings at Cardiff Council after a ruling by the High Court that the practice is “unlawful”. A senior councillor has now called for the council to operate “with the spirit of the legal decision” by ... Read More »

Cardiff Council set to close half of its office buildings in cost-saving bid

February 14, 2012 2 Comments »

Wales’ biggest council is set to close almost half of its 51 office buildings over the next three years as it attempts to clear a multi-million-pound maintenance backlog. Cardiff Council has revealed it plans to sell or move out of ... 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 £1.4m 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 »

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 »

Lottery funding for Trowbridge park

Lottery funding for Trowbridge park
February 3, 2011 2 Comments »

A children’s park in Trowbridge is set to be regenerated after securing funding for new facilities. Cemaes Park has been awarded £191,000 of lottery funding which will be combined with funds from Cardiff council to plant trees, install new paths, ... Read More »

Speed cameras broken throughout the city

Speed cameras broken throughout the city
January 25, 2011 5 Comments »

Speed cameras across the city were out of use for more than seven months in total last year. Some cameras were out of use for as long as three weeks, according to figures from South Wales Police. The figures, obtained ... Read More »

Anger as last hope to save Rumney Rec dashed

Anger as last hope to save Rumney Rec dashed
January 11, 2011 3 Comments »

Campaigners who spent years battling plans to develop a popular parkland have reacted with anger after their bid to see it recognised as a village green was officially rejected. Local councillors hoping to stop a school being built on Rumney ... 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 »