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walesonline
Second student flats block wants to change use as rooms sit emptyto councils are usually lower.The student flat block on City Road, Cardiff (Ima
walesonline / Posted yesterday
to councils are usually lower.The student flat block on City Road, Cardiff (Image: Peter Bolter) In papers going to Cardiff council, management agency CRM students writes: “This year we are operating three other properties in Cardiff and we... Read more
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walesonline
Hundreds of pupils miss out on place at leading schoolcriteria when there are too many applications. That may be about to change in
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
criteria when there are too many applications. That may be about to change in the face of growing anger from parents. Cardiff council is launching a consultation on changes that include giving children at primary schools that traditionally... Read more
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walesonline
Thousands of people across Wales pay tribute on Remembrance Sundayalong with members of the public, donned paper poppies to remember the servicem
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
along with members of the public, donned paper poppies to remember the servicemen and women killed in conflict. Hosted by Cardiff council, the Welsh Government and the Royal British Legion, the National Service of Remembrance for Wales took place... Read more
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walesonline
Why Cardiff is one step closer to hosting some Euro 2020 matchesin the Welsh capital as an example.The Champions League final was a huge succes
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
in the Welsh capital as an example.The Champions League final was a huge success in the Welsh capital (Image: PA) Now Cardiff council is set to recommend the bid – which would involving hosting three group matches and a last-16 match – at a... Read more
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walesonline
Rugby fans call huge queues outside stadium 'dangerous and unsafe'avoid missing kick off. "We received great support from all of our partners, i
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
avoid missing kick off. "We received great support from all of our partners, including the media, South Wales Police and Cardiff Council, getting this message out in the build up to today’s event. "The safety and enjoyment of our visitors is of... Read more
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walesonline
Security measures that caused rugby delays here to stay say defiant WRUavoid missing kick off. "We received great support from all of our partners, i
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
avoid missing kick off. "We received great support from all of our partners, including the media, South Wales Police and Cardiff Council, getting this message out in the build up to today’s event. "The safety and enjoyment of our visitors is of... Read more
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walesonline
Significant changes proposed to Cardiff council schools admissionsCardiff council is considering significant changes to schools admissions in the
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
Cardiff council is considering significant changes to schools admissions in the face of anger among parents. The city council is to launch a consultation on changes that include giving children at primary schools that traditionally feed into a... Read more
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walesonline
Friday, November 10, 2017sometimes seem to be one large bus park. Fortunately, Cardiff bus drivers do ac
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
sometimes seem to be one large bus park. Fortunately, Cardiff bus drivers do achieve miracles to get us into town. Is Cardiff council confident it can balance a significant increase in cyclists against the need for buses to maintain timetables... Read more
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walesonline
Wednesday, November 8, 2017push-chairs running across dual carriageways within yards of a safe crossing po
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
push-chairs running across dual carriageways within yards of a safe crossing point, and having to dodge large vehicles. If Cardiff council is serious about reducing the danger to pedestrians I would suggest that they invest some of the money they... Read more
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walesonline
Wednesday, November 8, 2017pushchairs running across dual carriageways within yards of a safe crossing poi
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
pushchairs running across dual carriageways within yards of a safe crossing point, and having to dodge large vehicles. If Cardiff council is serious about reducing the danger to pedestrians I would suggest that they invest some of the money they... Read more
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walesonline
Fridges full of asbestos sheets were dumped outside a boxing gymthe people who have done this enough really. The minority shouldn’t be ruining
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
the people who have done this enough really. The minority shouldn’t be ruining it for the majority. It’s disgraceful.” Cardiff council cabinet member for clean streets and recycling councillor Michael Michael, said: “Fly-tipping is completely... Read more
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walesonline
Cardiff council has sold off a former office building for £1.6mCardiff council is in for a bumper bonus after selling a former office block so
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
Cardiff council is in for a bumper bonus after selling a former office block sold made more than double its asking price. The 19th century freehold office building is on a 0.61 acre site has been most recently used as council offices for the local... Read more
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walesonline
Cardiff's got a real Christmas tree but not everyone is happyChristmas tree made national headlines because of both its unusual design and t
walesonline / Posted 21 days ago
Christmas tree made national headlines because of both its unusual design and the catalogue of errors that came with it. Cardiff council had to not only admit its media team got the height very publicly wrong, but also to defend the cost saying... Read more
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walesonline
Taff Trail will be swept for leaves but still no plans for grittingbut we will continue to investigate possible solutions and welcome any ideas pe
walesonline / Posted 22 days ago
but we will continue to investigate possible solutions and welcome any ideas people may have”.Read More In a statement to Cardiff council colleagues, Coun Wild said: “We want cyclists to be safe during the winter months. Cyclists can help keep... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Anthony Joshua fans forced to wait five hours for taxis after fightpile-ups of rubbish around the city centre. Empty plastic cups and fast food p
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
pile-ups of rubbish around the city centre. Empty plastic cups and fast food packaging could be seen littering the streets. But teams from Cardiff council were out in force early on Sunday morning to get the streets looking presenta... Read more
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walesonline
Hundreds queue for five hours to get a taxi after Anthony Joshua fightthe clean up operation (Image: Ruth Mosalski) Empty plastic cups and fast food
walesonline / Posted 22 days ago
the clean up operation (Image: Ruth Mosalski) Empty plastic cups and fast food packaging could be seen littering the streets. But teams from Cardiff council were out in force early on Sunday morning to get the streets looking presentabl... Read more
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walesonline
Cardiff is scrapping its bus station plan and starting againfunded by student accommodation above the bus station.The first option is to le
walesonline / Posted 25 days ago
funded by student accommodation above the bus station.The first option is to let the flats as student accommodation (Image: Cardiff council)Read More Now, the cabinet member in charge, Russell Goodway, has launched an entirely new “twin track”... Read more
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walesonline
City park toilet to be turned into cafeDonna Paton who have chosen the Welsh spelling of “block” as their business nam
walesonline / Posted 25 days ago
Donna Paton who have chosen the Welsh spelling of “block” as their business name. The pair have leased the building from Cardiff council and have this week set to work with ambitious building plans to transform it. First up has been clearing... Read more
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walesonline
Cardiff runs out of English language high school places in two yearsto £420 if they pay up front for the school year or £400 for the calendar year,
walesonline / Posted 26 days ago
to £420 if they pay up front for the school year or £400 for the calendar year, said one mother affected, Sonia Mannings. Cardiff council was approached for comment on school places and transport. The council has previously said that it is bound... Read more
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walesonline
£200m Cardiff cancer centre will 'destroy area's charm and fabric'a separate application to the main Velindre centre “This entire concept just d
walesonline / Posted 27 days ago
a separate application to the main Velindre centre “This entire concept just doesn’t make sense and I cannot believe that Cardiff council would even consider it”. Diane Lock, director of Gateway OHS, has submitted an objection. She says that... Read more
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walesonline
You can no longer take these items to one of Cardiff's tipsbrought to both Lamby Way and Bessemer Close Household Waste Recycling Centre.
walesonline / Posted 27 days ago
brought to both Lamby Way and Bessemer Close Household Waste Recycling Centre. The recycling centre is due to be closed by Cardiff council. A council spokesman last week confirmed no date has yet been set for that closure. It comes as the council... Read more
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walesonline
Tuesday, October 24, 2017visitor to Cardiff told of the confusing route around the Gabalfa interchange a
walesonline / Posted 27 days ago
visitor to Cardiff told of the confusing route around the Gabalfa interchange and suggested traffic lights might help. If Cardiff council were to take up this suggestion it would probably be the most confusing roundabout in the world. After all... Read more
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walesonline
BBC wants to increase security over fears of terror attackprevent any vehicle-based terror attack. The alteration to the design has been
walesonline / Posted 28 days ago
prevent any vehicle-based terror attack. The alteration to the design has been requested through a planning application to Cardiff council which also suggests scrapping a proposed layby outside the building.Read More A letter from planning company... Read more
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walesonline
Two friends visited every single pub in Cardiffon.Read More To get their master list, all stored on Douglas’ spreadsheet, the
walesonline / Posted 30 days ago
on.Read More To get their master list, all stored on Douglas’ spreadsheet, they got a list of all premises licensed by Cardiff council, and discounted any where you had to be a member, or which weren’t publicly accessible. Social clubs and... Read more
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walesonline
Roadworks at Culverhouse Cross to take placebetween 8pm and 6am and not on Friday or Saturday.Read More In total 6,400 squ
walesonline / Posted a month ago
between 8pm and 6am and not on Friday or Saturday.Read More In total 6,400 square metres of road will be resurfaced. A Cardiff council spokesman said: “The council is committed to using the resources available to improve Cardiff’s roads. “When... Read more
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walesonline
Should AMs be allowed to be councillors at the same time?as both an AM and a councillor should be ended.” Currently South Wales Central
walesonline / Posted a month ago
as both an AM and a councillor should be ended.” Currently South Wales Central AM Neil McEvoy also sits as a member of Cardiff council. He is currently suspended from the Plaid Assembly group after criticising Plaid’s support for a move to end... Read more
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walesonline
Dumped condoms, poo in lifts... the damage short-term guests causerefused to move on They have made complaints to owners Warwick Estates but rec
walesonline / Posted a month ago
refused to move on They have made complaints to owners Warwick Estates but recently handed in a petition naming Airbnb to Cardiff council asking them to take action. Around 90 have so far signed the petition. Resident Gareth Griffiths said: “We... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Bizarre moment a man throws himself through a glass bus stopanybody involved can expect a knock on their door very soon.” The damage was r
Daily Mirror / Posted a month ago
anybody involved can expect a knock on their door very soon.” The damage was reported to Clear Channel, the private company who run Cardiff bus stops, on Wednesday, October 18. Cardiff Council have said that the glass was cleared up by the morn... Read more
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walesonline
Dumped condoms, poo in lifts... the damage Airbnb guests causeand refused to move onRead More They have made complaints to owners Warwick Es
walesonline / Posted a month ago
and refused to move onRead More They have made complaints to owners Warwick Estates but recently handed in a petition to Cardiff council asking them to take action. Around 90 have so far signed the petition. esident Gareth Griffiths said: “We... Read more
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walesonline
Man filmed hurling himself through Cardiff bus stop glassanybody involved can expect a knock on their door very soon.” The damage was r
walesonline / Posted 1 months ago
anybody involved can expect a knock on their door very soon.” The damage was reported to Clear Channel, the private company who run Cardiff bus stops, on Wednesday, October 18. Cardiff Council have said that the glass was cleared up by the mor... Read more

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