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Your pictures: Cardiff in the snow

Your pictures: Cardiff in the snow
January 21, 2013 1 Comment »

Just as those post-Christmas blues were really beginning to set in, Cardiff was transformed into a winter wonderland once again this weekend, with a good few inches of snow falling across most of the city. Here are some of the ... Read More »

Cardiff Council issues snow advice

Cardiff Council issues snow advice
January 17, 2013 1 Comment »

Cardiff Council says it has put plans in place to make sure the city keeps moving during severe weather as the Met Office issued an amber weather warning and heavy snow for much of tomorrow. The council’s cabinet member for ... Read More »

City schools snub £1,600 snow kits

City schools snub £1,600 snow kits
August 8, 2011 No Comments »

Fewer than one in 10 schools have ordered the £1,600 “snow kits” devised by Cardiff council to keep them open during the winter. Around half of the capital’s schools were shut during last December’s cold snap, leading to warnings the ... Read More »

Ombudsman won’t investigate McEvoy snow criticisms

Ombudsman won’t investigate McEvoy snow criticisms
February 15, 2011 3 Comments »

A complaint to the Ombudsman about Cardiff council’s deputy leader Neil McEvoy will not be investigated. Former Labour group leader Ralph Cook had complained about Coun McEvoy’s comments about council officers during the heavy snow in December. Coun McEvoy publicly ... Read More »

Snow report recommends residents do more to stop snow gridlock

Snow report recommends residents do more to stop snow gridlock
February 11, 2011 7 Comments »

Cardiff’s residents and businesses will be asked to ‘do their bit’ in future to stop the city grinding to a halt when winter weather hits. Transport chief Delme Bowen says a special ‘snow response report’, due to be released today, ... Read More »

Canton councillor calls for long-term solution to potholes

Canton councillor calls for long-term solution to potholes
January 24, 2011 No Comments »

A councillor has called for permanent road repairs or full road resurfacing jobs to tackle the ongoing peril of potholes in Cardiff streets. Canton councillor Ramesh Patel said he had last week reported to the council the dangerous state of ... Read More »

Tories criticise council leadership on snow response

Tories criticise council leadership on snow response
January 18, 2011 2 Comments »

The war of words about how Cardiff council dealt with heavy snow last year is set to intensify next week. Cardiff’s Conservative group have tabled a censure motion for next week’s council meeting saying the political leadership should be questioned. ... Read More »

CF14 snow photography winner named

CF14 snow photography winner named
January 12, 2011 3 Comments »

The people of Rhiwbina have been battling for the title of best snow photographer. Harley Jones, of Beulah Road, Rhiwbina took the crown after being judged the best of the 19 locals who submitted an entry. Mr Jones took the ... Read More »

Extra crews drafted in to clear Cardiff rubbish backlog

Extra crews drafted in to clear Cardiff rubbish backlog
January 6, 2011 1 Comment »

As the row about how Cardiff council dealt with the cold weather rumbles on extra waste crews have been called in to deal with the rubbish back-log. As the city experienced some of its worst winter weather for 30 years ... Read More »

Weather review: December 2010

Weather review: December 2010
January 6, 2011 No Comments »

Wind chills of -9.6 degrees were recorded in Cardiff last month as the ‘big freeze’ came to the capital. Our Whitchurch weatherman Bryan Morgan was working over-time to capture all the information as the snow came down. The first cold ... Read More »