Whitchurch

Motorcycle show returns to Cardiff for second year

Motorcycle show returns to Cardiff for second year
March 31, 2011 6 Comments »

A motorcycle show returns to Cardiff this year showcasing a range of two-wheelers from around the world. The 2011 Cardiff Motorcycle Show will take place on Sunday 8th May at Whitchurch High School. It will feature classic, vintage and modern ... Read More »

New Whitchurch deli enjoys warm reception

New Whitchurch deli enjoys warm reception
February 7, 2011 3 Comments »

A delicatessen that opened in the face of a 2,000 signature-strong petition and council criticism has enjoyed a warm reception. Deli a GoGo on Penlline Road, Whitchurch, opened last weekend having previously been an estate agent. It won planning permission ... Read More »

Teenage bag-snatcher stopped by passers-by

February 7, 2011 Comments Off on Teenage bag-snatcher stopped by passers-by

Have-a-go heroes who detained a teenager suspected of mugging an 80-year-old woman have been praised by police for their actions. The elderly woman had her handbag stolen during the incident on Merthyr Road, Whitchurch village on Sunday afternoon. But a ... 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 »

Cardiff girls team aiming for international glory

Cardiff girls team aiming for international glory
January 24, 2011 3 Comments »

Three years ago, girls wanting to play rugby in Cardiff had nowhere to go. Now, thanks to a lot of hard work and fundraising – the girls can finally show the boys how it’s done. Cardiff Quins Girls rugby started ... Read More »

Planning round-up: January 2011

Planning round-up: January 2011
January 13, 2011 1 Comment »

Adamsdown fire station plans fail Controversial plans to convert a ‘derelict’ fire station into more than 500 student flats and a smaller fire station were deferred by councillors, due to a lack of parking provision. The current site, on Adam ... Read More »

New Whitchurch deli given go-ahead

New Whitchurch deli given go-ahead
January 13, 2011 13 Comments »

A former estate agents in Cardiff will become a delicatessen, despite uproar from local residents. A petition of more than 1,800 signatures was presented to the Cardiff Council planning committee, claiming that the new ‘Deli a GoGo’ would ‘destroy the ... 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 »

Weather review: December 2010

Weather review: December 2010
January 6, 2011 No Comments »

Wind chills of -9.6 degrees were recorded in Cardiff last month as the ‘big freeze’ came to the capital. Our Whitchurch weatherman Bryan Morgan was working over-time to capture all the information as the snow came down. The first cold ... Read More »