bute park

In pictures: Kidney Wales’ Walk For Life

In pictures: Kidney Wales’ Walk For Life
March 25, 2013 No Comments »

Kind-hearted children and their parents braved yesterday’s bitter conditions to take part in a sponsored walk around Bute Park. Walk for Life is held annually by Kidney Wales and this year’s event saw children carrying placards with the Kidney Wales ... Read More »

Bute Park a ‘jewel in Cardiff’s crown’ says survey

Bute Park a ‘jewel in Cardiff’s crown’ says survey
January 17, 2013 No Comments »

Bute Park remains “one of the jewels in Cardiff’s crown” – but a survey has shown there is work to be done as a £5.6m restoration project continues. Cardiff council’s most recent poll of Bute Park users indicates a general ... Read More »

Bute Park opening hours to be extended

Bute Park opening hours to be extended
September 20, 2012 No Comments »

Bute Park will open for longer each day after a pilot scheme proved popular with pedestrians, cyclists, joggers and dog-walkers. The park is normally open from 7.30am in the morning until 30 minutes before sunset, but gates at Millennium Bridge ... Read More »

Bute Park Restoration Project reaches final of The National Lottery Awards

Bute Park Restoration Project reaches final of The National Lottery Awards
August 6, 2012 No Comments »

Cardiff’s Bute Park Restoration Project has made it into the final of The National Lottery Awards 2012. The project is one of three schemes from across the UK to make it into the final of the Best Heritage Project category ... Read More »

Bute Park restoration among Cardiff projects nominated in National Lottery Awards

Bute Park restoration among Cardiff projects nominated in National Lottery Awards
June 27, 2012 No Comments »

Three good causes from Cardiff have won a place in the semi-finals of the National Lottery Awards 2012, and are looking for your help to win an extra £2,000 in funding. Bute Park Restoration, Show Racism the Red Card, and ... Read More »

Free children’s play session in Bute Park tomorrow

Free children’s play session in Bute Park tomorrow
June 7, 2012 No Comments »

A free children’s play event will be held in Bute Park tomorrow to celebrate the first year of Cardiff Council’s Play Aloud project. The project, which is run jointly with the Vale of Glamorgan Council, is designed to raise awareness ... Read More »

Bute Park Friends dig deep for new members

Bute Park Friends dig deep for new members
April 2, 2012 1 Comment »

A new tree has been planted in Bute Park to mark the foundation of the Bute Park’s Friends Group. The Friends already have 155 volunteer members who help with maintenance and conservation of the city’s much-loved park, as well as ... Read More »

Bute Park set to open later during winter

October 21, 2011 1 Comment »

Cardiff cyclists are celebrating after a successful campaign to keep one of the capital’s best-loved parks open after dark in the winter. The opening hours at Bute Park have been extended during October, November and December to allow commuters to ... Read More »

Police on patrol in city parks to clamp down on under-age drinking

Police on patrol in city parks to clamp down on under-age drinking
May 16, 2011 No Comments »

Underage drinkers in city parks are being targeted as part of a police operation to clamp down on anti-social behaviour. Plain-clothes police officers have teamed up with uniformed Police Community Support Officers and youth workers to patrol city centre parks ... Read More »

Rivers group clean up the Taff in Bute Park

Rivers group clean up the Taff in Bute Park
March 29, 2011 1 Comment »

Despite the clock change a group of environmental enthusiasts were up early in Cardiff on Sunday to clean up the River Taff. The Cardiff Rivers Group saw 22 volunteers – including seven new recruits – spend over two hours collecting ... Read More »