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Council cuts to Cardiff arts scene will create ‘mediocre’ city centre

Council cuts to Cardiff arts scene will create ‘mediocre’ city centre
February 4, 2013 3 Comments »

Cuts to the Cardiff arts scene and the proposed scrapping of the Big Weekend music event will leave the city centre “mediocre” and casts doubt on future large events, arts figures have warned. Events organiser Mike Chubb, who worked for ... Read More »

Cardiff Carnival goes ahead without Big Weekend

Cardiff Carnival goes ahead without Big Weekend
June 8, 2012 No Comments »

A cultural carnival is aiming to inject a bit of anti-austerity fever into Cardiff this summer – after it appeared that it was facing its final curtain. Cardiff Carnival – which calls itself Wales’ answer to Notting Hill – announced ... Read More »

Cardiff Big Weekend cancelled because of Olympic football

Cardiff Big Weekend cancelled because of Olympic football
March 24, 2012 13 Comments »

Cardiff Big Weekend has been cancelled this year because the city is hosting Olympic football the same weekend. Cardiff council confirmed yesterday that the Admiral Cardiff Big Weekend, which is usually held the second weekend in August as part of ... Read More »

MAS Carnival fun lights up Cardiff

MAS Carnival fun lights up Cardiff
August 8, 2011 No Comments »

Fairies, butterflies, pirate ships and even Queen Elizabeth I took to the streets for Saturday’s MAS Carnival. Sunny weather helped draw the crowds in their thousands to the annual festival, which formed part of Cardiff’s Big Weekend celebrations. Hundreds of ... Read More »