The case against mowing

Posted by on Mar 28, 2017 in News | No Comments

The case against mowing Cardiff Civic Society and Friends of Bute Park have launched a campaign to encourage local authorities and members of the public to cut back on mowing. Longer grass provides habitat for small mammals, as well as a vital source of food and shelter for pollinators, while encouraging biodiversity of flora. The […]

OUTPUT OF MEETING OF COMMUNITY GROUPS

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in News | No Comments

OUTPUT OF MEETING OF COMMUNITY GROUPS QUESTIONS FOR IONA GORDON & CARO WILD RELATING TO UEFA FINAL AND TAFWYL FOR MEETINGS WITH COUNCIL OFFICERS 21ST MARCH 2017 Summary: The meeting concluded that we need the answers to the following. ‘What have you done for each of the points below, as it is totally unacceptable that […]

Challenges and Opportunities for a City Deal for South East Wales – published Western Mail 22 March 2017

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in News | No Comments

Challenges and Opportunities for a City Deal for South East Wales. A personal view. The City Deal approved by the 10 councils of SE Wales last week gives the Cardiff Capital City Region the opportunity, and the means, to become a reality. But the agreement, and the £1.3Bn identified is only the start, and the […]

Plasdwr is not a ’Garden City’ – Letter to Echo 13 March 2017

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in News | No Comments

Dear Sir/Madam, It is essential to point out that the proposed development in Plasdwr is not a ’Garden City’.  The developer has hijacked the term to give credibility to what, in reality,  is an unsustainable extension to north west Cardiff. A Garden City is a free-standing community, Plasdwr, by contract imposes on existing communities – […]