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Charlotte Church fined for speeding in Cardiff

December 22, 2011 No Comments »

Singer Charlotte Church has been fined after being caught speeding in central Cardiff. The 25-year-old was caught travelling above the 30mph limit in her Mitsubishi Shogun on the Wellington Street junction with Wells Street in Cardiff in June. Church was ... Read More »

Hijinx Theatre set to entertain Christmas shoppers

December 14, 2011 No Comments »

An empty shop in the Morgan Arcade in Cardiff is about to be transformed into a theatre set. In the week before Christmas, Hijinx Theatre will be setting up The Snooks Brothers Bank and performing to shoppers an audiences three ... Read More »

Cardiff takes a bite from the Big Apple

November 29, 2011 1 Comment »

There is something new in the culinary world of Cathays and though it takes inspiration from across the Atlantic, there’s more of Cardiff about this American-style eatery than first appears. This is because Ramon’s New York Deli on the corner ... Read More »

How Cardiff escaped the riots and the looting

How Cardiff escaped the riots and the looting
August 11, 2011 1 Comment »

Youth workers who have taken to the streets to speak to teenagers have been praised for helping Cardiff remain free of any large-scale disorder. While cities across England have been hit by looting and violence, with riots in London and ... Read More »

Disturbances break-out in Cardiff overnight

Disturbances break-out in Cardiff overnight
August 10, 2011 No Comments »

South Wales Police say there were a handful of disturbances in Cardiff last night. Windows of a branch of JD Sports in Cardiff Bay were smashed and disused buildings in Riverside and Butetown were briefly set on fire. The glass ... Read More »

Multi-million pound loans could fund pothole blitz

Multi-million pound loans could fund pothole blitz
July 28, 2011 1 Comment »

A radical new approach – which could involve borrowing millions of pounds – is needed to tackle Cardiff’s pothole- ridden road network. That is one of the key recommendations of a group of councillors that investigated how Cardiff council can ... Read More »

Swan Song or Phoenix from the Flames?

July 22, 2011 No Comments »

Cardiff Ice Hounds Face Seven Goal Deficit Going Into Second Leg It’s been a great season for the Cardiff Ice Hounds Ice Hockey Club. It may only be their second season of regular competitive ice hockey, but the Ice Hounds ... Read More »

Cardiff council facing £18m funding gap

Cardiff council facing £18m funding gap
July 13, 2011 No Comments »

Unions have warned next year will be the “worst yet” after Cardiff council revealed it was facing a £18m funding gap in its 2012/13 budget. Civic leaders told yourCardiff it was too early to say whether there would be any ... Read More »

Cost of bringing Doctor Who Experience to Cardiff revealed

Cost of bringing Doctor Who Experience to Cardiff revealed
July 13, 2011 4 Comments »

Around £2m of council taxpayers’ money has been earmarked to construct a building for a new Doctor Who tourist attraction in Cardiff, we understand. Cardiff council and BBC Worldwide want to open the Doctor Who Experience, currently on show at ... Read More »

Shoppers plan to open People’s Supermarket in Cardiff

Shoppers plan to open People’s Supermarket in Cardiff
June 18, 2011 1 Comment »

Shoppers revolting against the dominance of multi-national supermarkets are planning to open and run their own so-called “people’s supermarket”. More than 200 Cardiff residents have already shown interest in the proposal and organisers have begun the search for shop location ... Read More »