Talk by Peter Finch – “Real Cardiff – The Flourishing City” – 29 November 2018

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Real Cardiff – The Flourishing City The Friends of Bute Park and Cardiff Civic Society invite you to a talk by popular historian, Peter Finch. Thursday 29th November 7.30pm at The Motorhouse Upstairs, Insole Court, Cardiff  Price £3 on the door.  Please email Mike Harper at  to confirm a place.   Peter Finch, author […]

Investigating links across commuting, travel satisfaction and well-being in the Cardiff Region

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WELCOM Study Investigating links across commuting, travel satisfaction and well-being in the Cardiff Region  School of Geography and Planning Cardiff University   This research study is aimed at capturing the daily patterns of commuters and their travel satisfaction in the Cardiff Region. Most importantly, we seek to better understand how commuting feeds into travellers’ well-being. We aim to collect […]

Geocaching in Riverside on Wednesday 3rd October 2018 at 5.30pm

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Details of our latest Cardiff Civic Society event. A fabulous, fun and quirky way to find out more hidden gems about the city you know and love. On this ‘treasure hunt’ we will explore Riverside, finding out interesting stories, juicy facts, and hidden aspects of the area – all led by our local geocache expert […]

Liveable Cities Debate with Sir Simon Jenkins – 23 November 2018

Posted by on Aug 31, 2018 in Events, Upcoming Events | No Comments

Poor planning decisions, a huge rise in population, congestion and pollution – can Cardiff remain a liveable city? Currently, one of Cardiff’s key attributes is the fact that it is a liveable city, with wonderful green spaces, a compact centre and a sense of community thanks to its relatively small population. But is all that […]