cardiff council elections

Incinerator and candidates’ home addresses hot topics at Splott hustings

Incinerator and candidates’ home addresses hot topics at Splott hustings
April 28, 2012 2 Comments »

The incinerator planned for Trident Park and whether candidates live in their ward were the hot topics of debate at an election hustings in Splott on Friday night. Around 30 people turned out for the debate organised by the Welsh ... Read More »

ELECTION 2012: Cardiff voters feel ‘disillusioned, angry and sidelined’

ELECTION 2012: Cardiff voters feel ‘disillusioned, angry and sidelined’
April 27, 2012 9 Comments »

From the reaction of people on the streets of the city centre, it is clear Cardiffians have mixed feelings about next Thursday’s local elections. Disillusioned, angry and feeling sidelined from politics in Cardiff, residents of the city are unsure how ... Read More »

ELECTION 2012: ‘We’ve still got an ambition to carry this city forward’ – Rodney Berman

ELECTION 2012: ‘We’ve still got an ambition to carry this city forward’ – Rodney Berman
April 26, 2012 1 Comment »

In the last of our series of interviews with the group leaders hoping to run Cardiff council, Peter Law spoke to the Liberal Democrats’ Rodney Bermanabout his record in power and whether he can win a third term on May ... Read More »

Local election hustings in Splott set for Friday

Local election hustings in Splott set for Friday
April 25, 2012 1 Comment »

The Welsh Communist party has arranged a local election hustings at the STAR Centre in Splott on Friday night. The ward’s Communist Party candidate Rob Griffiths said he had been approached by several parties to arrange a debate similar to ... Read More »

ELECTION 2012: ‘Plaid Cymru are community activists, not politicians’ – Neil McEvoy

ELECTION 2012: ‘Plaid Cymru are community activists, not politicians’ – Neil McEvoy
April 25, 2012 7 Comments »

He is without doubt one of the most controversial and outspoken figures in Cardiff politics. In the penultimate in our series of interviews with the group leaders hoping to run Cardiff council, Peter Law spoke to Plaid Cymru’s Neil McEvoy ... Read More »

Cardiff leaders quizzed on city regions, the economy and housing

Cardiff leaders quizzed on city regions, the economy and housing
April 25, 2012 1 Comment »

In our second report on Monday night’s leaders’ debate, we look at how the political parties fighting for your vote tackled the key issues of the economy and housing. Group leaders Rodney Berman (Liberal Democrat), Neil McEvoy (Plaid Cymru), Adrian ... Read More »

Council tax and Cardiff bus station hot topics at leaders’ debate

Council tax and Cardiff bus station hot topics at leaders’ debate
April 24, 2012 3 Comments »

The politicians hoping to win your vote and take control of Cardiff council at the local elections on May 3 went head to head last night at a leaders’ debate organised by the South Wales Echo, WalesOnline and yourCardiff. Councillors, ... Read More »

Cardiff leaders’ debate Storify

Cardiff leaders’ debate Storify
April 24, 2012 No Comments »

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LIVE BLOG: Cardiff leaders’ debate

LIVE BLOG: Cardiff leaders’ debate
April 23, 2012 No Comments »

Keep up with all the latest from City Hall, as the leaders of Cardiff’s five main political parties take part in the only major leaders’ debate before council elections on May 3. Liberal Democrat leader Rodney Berman, Plaid Cymru’s Neil ... Read More »

Cardiff Labour leader accuses Rodney Berman of ‘plotting’ with Conservatives

Cardiff Labour leader accuses Rodney Berman of ‘plotting’ with Conservatives
April 20, 2012 1 Comment »

Cardiff’s Labour party group has accused Liberal Democrat leader Rodney Berman of plotting a “grubby” power-sharing deal with the Conservatives ahead of forthcoming local elections. After the Lib Dems attacked Labour leader Heather Joyce’s record on speaking in council meetings, ... Read More »