Planning

Rightacres Property buy vacant Wood Street site for £2.8m

Rightacres Property buy vacant Wood Street site for £2.8m
March 20, 2013 No Comments »

A prime slice of city centre land has been snapped up by a property developer in a multi-million-pound deal. The Wood Street site, close to Cardiff train and bus stations – and which once housed the planning offices of Cardiff ... Read More »

Bessemer Road fruit market site goes on sale for residential development

Bessemer Road fruit market site goes on sale for residential development
March 19, 2013 4 Comments »

The site of Cardiff’s Bessemer Road fruit market is being put up for sale, in what is believed to be one of the largest residential development opportunities in the city for a decade. The market site and adjoining industrial estate ... Read More »

Planning round-up: March 2013

Planning round-up: March 2013
March 14, 2013 No Comments »

It was another busy month at Cardiff Council’s planning committee yesterday, although decisions on major applications including a new Sainsbury’s in Rhiwbina and 48 houses on open space in Danescourt were both deferred. Details of all the decisions made by ... Read More »

Planning preview: March 2013

Planning preview: March 2013
March 11, 2013 1 Comment »

Cardiff Council’s planning committee will hold its March meeting on Wednesday, with applications on the agenda including a new Sainsbury’s for Rhiwbina, a development of 48 homes in Danescourt, and a new hydropower scheme at Radyr Weir. There’s also a ... Read More »

Masterplan for Cardiff city centre redevelopment revealed

Masterplan for Cardiff city centre redevelopment revealed
March 7, 2013 3 Comments »

A new masterplan proposing the expansion of the city centre southwards and the completion of Cardiff Bay is to be unveiled tomorrow. Cardiff council will present its vision for growing the capital’s economy over the next 20 to 30 years ... Read More »

Planning round-up: February 2013

Planning round-up: February 2013
February 14, 2013 No Comments »

It was a busy agenda at Cardiff Council’s planning committee meeting yesterday, with 14 applications on the main schedule, and Viridor’s controversial application to continue building work on the Splott incinerator. We’ve plotted all of the committee’s decisions on our ... Read More »

Viridor granted permission to continue with Splott incinerator construction

Viridor granted permission to continue with Splott incinerator construction
February 13, 2013 No Comments »

The company behind the controversial Splott incinerator was officially given permission to begin building on the site today – despite claims that it had already begin doing so “unlawfully”. YourCardiff reported last July that Viridor had been “invited to stop” ... Read More »

Cardiff wakeboarding park approved

Cardiff wakeboarding park approved
February 13, 2013 9 Comments »

Cardiff is to get its own “world class” wakeboard and water-ski park after plans were given the green light by councillors this afternoon. The proposal from Cardiff Bay Wakeboarding to install a 735m cable-tow waterski system at East Bute Dock, ... Read More »

48 homes planned for Radyr Court Road site

48 homes planned for Radyr Court Road site
February 12, 2013 No Comments »

Hundreds of residents have signed petitions opposing a new development of almost 50 houses in open space in Llandaff. London-based Nabatean Limited has applied to Cardiff Council for outline planning permission to build 48 homes on 2.14 hectares of land ... Read More »

Planning preview: February 2013

Planning preview: February 2013
February 11, 2013 No Comments »

Cardiff Council’s planning committee will hold its February meeting on Wednesday, February 13 in City Hall from 2.30pm. Applications due to be considered by councillors this month include the controversial plans for a new wakeboard and waterskiing park at Bute ... Read More »