Canopy Cardiff/Canopi Caerdydd 2018/19 – more trees for the city

Posted by on Aug 11, 2018 in CCS Campaigns, News | No Comments

This year, Cardiff Civic Society aims to step up its tree planting project Canopy Cardiff/Canopi Caerdydd, to plant greater numbers of trees in the city. In recent years, the city has lost 34 hectares of trees to development, to add to the problem many trees have been lost to this summer’s prolonged drought, and to […]

Objection to Bradley Court – 17 story student block

Posted by on Mar 5, 2018 in News, Planning Applications | No Comments

Please can we ask as many people to write in to object to this development as soon as possible – the case will be heard on March 15.   28 February 2018 Dear Sir/Madam, Acolaid Case 17/01417/MJR – AMENDED PLANS / AMENDED DAS Objection to the above planning application, and amendments. Despite certain amendments to […]

Press release from Trees for Cities, which mentions Cardiff Civic Society’s project for tree planting.

Posted by on Dec 5, 2017 in Cardiff, CCS Campaigns, News | No Comments

9 in 10 of people in Cardiff agree: we need to plant more trees than we cut down in the city Trees for Cities poll finds that 92% of Cardiff residents support initiates to plant more trees in UK cities. More than 9 in 10 of the people living in Cardiff agree more trees need […]

Protect Penhill Rise – letter sent to Cardiff Planning Dept.

14 November 2017 Dear Sir/Madam, Cardiff Civic Society has noted the sale by auction of Penhill Rise on Penhill Road. This is a landmark building on a prominent site in the local area.  In response to representations by the local community,  Cardiff Civic Society would like to urge Cardiff Council to preserve this interesting building, and the mature trees […]