Business

Cosy Club cafe to create 40 new jobs

Cosy Club cafe to create 40 new jobs
November 14, 2012 No Comments »

An award-winning business creating 40 new jobs in Cardiff will open next week. Loungers, the West Country based restaurant/cafe/bar group, is gearing up to open their Cosy Club cafe at the St David’s Centre. Loungers has invested £500,000 in converting ... Read More »

First toys delivered to Cardiff Hamleys store

First toys delivered to Cardiff Hamleys store
November 9, 2012 No Comments »

The first delivery of toys at Cardiff’s new Hamleys store arrived in the city this morning, in preparation for the iconic shop’s grand opening next week. YourCardiff reported in September that Hamleys was planning to open in St David’s shopping ... Read More »

Tesco refused extended alcohol licence at new city centre store

Tesco refused extended alcohol licence at new city centre store
November 9, 2012 No Comments »

Tesco has been refused permission to extend the hours it can sell alcohol at its new store on Churchill Way. The supermarket giant will open a new Tesco Metro branch in the former Virgin Mega Store at the Capitol Shopping ... Read More »

Two new Co-op stores planned for Cardiff

Two new Co-op stores planned for Cardiff
October 22, 2012 1 Comment »

The Co-operative has announced it will open new stores in Llandaff North and Cardiff Bay, just days after rubbishing suggestions it was opening a new outlet in Pontcanna. The supermarket chain is planning to open a new 2,000 square foot ... Read More »

Alcohol licence granted for “arts and artists bar”

Alcohol licence granted for “arts and artists bar”
October 22, 2012 No Comments »

A new “arts and artists bar” with cabaret, cinema, comedy, live music and theatre has been given the go-ahead to open in Cardiff city centre. Cardiff Council’s sub-licensing committee has granted Daniel Porter a premises licence for Porter’s on the ... Read More »

Gillian Clarke writes poem to mark John Lewis’ third anniversary in Cardiff

Gillian Clarke writes poem to mark John Lewis’ third anniversary in Cardiff
October 19, 2012 No Comments »

The National Poet of Wales has written a poem especially for John Lewis in Cardiff to mark its third anniversary. Cardiff-born Gillian Clarke wrote a poem on the theme of home that has been made into a two-metre-high transfer to ... Read More »

“Arts and artists bar” planned for city centre

“Arts and artists bar” planned for city centre
October 16, 2012 No Comments »

Plans for a new “arts and artists bar” showcasing plays, comedy, cabaret, cinema, and live music in Cardiff city centre have been submitted to Cardiff Council. Daniel Porter has applied for a premises licence for the new venture, which will ... Read More »

Vote for your favourite shop in the Cardiff Retail Awards

Vote for your favourite shop in the Cardiff Retail Awards
September 21, 2012 1 Comment »

Cardiff Fashion Week 2012 kicks off on Monday October 22, and among a week of stylish events will be the first Cardiff Retail Awards. The South Wales Echo and WalesOnline are sponsoring the awards’ ‘Shop I Can’t Live Without’ ... Read More »

Toy shop Hamleys plans Cardiff store

Toy shop Hamleys plans Cardiff store
September 14, 2012 No Comments »

Hamleys – the world’s most famous toy shop – is set to open its first store in Wales. The company’s flagship seven-floor outlet on London’s Regent Street has become something of a tourist attraction. And Hamleys has now submitted plans ... Read More »

£100m investment could secure new indoor arena and convention centre for city centre

£100m investment could secure new indoor arena and convention centre for city centre
August 23, 2012 2 Comments »

Plans for a £100m investment that would secure an indoor arena and convention centre for Cardiff have been revealed. It was confirmed last week that the Welsh Government and Cardiff council are in talks with the aim of engineering finance ... Read More »