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Cardiff Council looks for new ways to run Cardiff Riding School

Cardiff Council looks for new ways to run Cardiff Riding School
March 19, 2013 No Comments »

Cardiff Council wants people to get in touch with their views on how Cardiff Riding School could be run in future, as it searches for an “alternative operating model” for the Pontcanna-based stables. The school has been at the centre ... Read More »

Hundreds turn out for Cardiff Riding School open day

Hundreds turn out for Cardiff Riding School open day
February 12, 2013 No Comments »

Cardiff Riding School opened its stables to 400 visitors yesterday. It was in a bid to showcase its lessons to potential students and win support for its campaign against funding cuts. Riders and volunteers who regularly ride at the school, ... Read More »

Cardiff Riding School ‘will stay open’ insists council

Cardiff Riding School ‘will stay open’ insists council
February 5, 2013 2 Comments »

Cardiff Riding School will remain open until a third party can be found to operate it, Cardiff council has insisted. The draft budget states that the school, located at Pontcanna Fields for the past 42 years, will close so the ... Read More »

Splott Pool protesters call on council to reconsider cuts

Splott Pool protesters call on council to reconsider cuts
February 5, 2013 2 Comments »

Dozens of angry swimmers yesterday lined the street outside Cardiff’s oldest pool to protest against money-saving plans to close the much-loved facility. Splott swimming pool has been earmarked for closure in order to save £300,000 a year, as part of ... Read More »

Campaigns get under way to fight Cardiff Council budget cuts

Campaigns get under way to fight Cardiff Council budget cuts
February 2, 2013 7 Comments »

Swimmers have reacted angrily to news that Splott Pool will be closed if the cuts proposed by Cardiff Council this week are approved. Splott Pool has been earmarked for closure in order to save £300,000 a year, as part of ... Read More »

More than 100 campaigners attend Cardiff Riding School protest

More than 100 campaigners attend Cardiff Riding School protest
January 31, 2013 4 Comments »

More than 100 campaigners – and two ponies – turned out for a protest against the possible closure of Cardiff Riding School this afternoon, prior to a council meeting where the Labour administration said it would need to make £27 ... Read More »

Reaction to the expected closure of Cardiff Riding School

Reaction to the expected closure of Cardiff Riding School
January 31, 2013 No Comments »

The news that Cardiff Riding School is expected to close as part of council budget cuts has prompted a huge response online in the last 24 hours, with a campaign, petition and protest already organised in an effort to save ... Read More »

Cardiff Riding School expected to close in council budget cuts

Cardiff Riding School expected to close in council budget cuts
January 30, 2013 19 Comments »

Cardiff Riding School is expected to close as part of the council’s budget cuts, with fears some horses and ponies will have to be put down. Riders told yourCardiff that staff were today told by council bosses that funding for ... Read More »