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Cardiff Council tells me when I’m going to die

March 17, 2010 1 Comment »

As I left the opening showing of the Wales One World Film Festival at Chapter, I was handed four double-sided glossy A4 pages from the Sustainable Development Unit of Cardiff Council. As well as some routine advice on how to ... Read More »

Council approves additional licencing for Cathays

March 4, 2010 2 Comments »

Cardiff Council have approved plans to introduce additional licencing for rented properties. Under new plans, passed by the Council’s executive, landlords in an area of Cathays ward will need to register for an additional licence if they have three or ... Read More »

Interview with new landlord chief

March 1, 2010 1 Comment »

Douglas Haig is a man with a mission, to change the image of the landlord in Cardiff. Often vilified as crooks, on the make and ripping off tenants – Haig aims to present a different side to the ‘faceless landlord’. ... Read More »

Council tax rise agreed at budget meeting

February 25, 2010 No Comments »

Cardiff councillors came together to agree a budget that gave a council tax rise of 2.94 per cent. The council voted 41 to six in favour of the budget for 2010/2011 with nine abstensions. Councillor Mark Stephens, executive member for ... Read More »