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 […]

Notes from Wales National Transport conference, 16th November 2017

Posted by on Nov 20, 2017 in News | No Comments

WALES NATIONAL TRANSPORT CONFERENCE, 16 November 2017 What I learnt on behalf of Cardiff Civic Society. [WSP – Quotations from conference sponsor WSP white paper ‘New Mobility Now’] WELSH GOVERNMENT PRIORITIES. Simon Jones (Director, Economic Infrastructure)- The transport network is key to long term prosperity, it needs to be secure and connected. – Decarbonisation is […]

Tour of new facilities at St. Fagans National History Museum – 29 November 2017

Posted by on Oct 30, 2017 in Events, Heritage, News, Upcoming Events | No Comments

Cardiff Civic Society Event – Tour of new facilities at St. Fagans National History Museum 10.30am on Wednesday 29th November 2017 St. Fagans National History Museum is currently in the process of a £30 million redevelopment project funded by the Heritage Lottery, the Welsh Government and many others. The Main Building has been transformed. Don’t […]

South East Wales Transport Model

Posted by on Oct 27, 2017 in News | No Comments

Letter to Cllr, Caro Wild, Cabinet member for transport. To: Cllr, Caro Wild, Cabinet member for transport. Date  27th October 2017 Subject :- South East Wales Transport Model   Dear Cllr. Wild, I attended the public launch at C-Plan on 19th October 2017 of a mathematical model of the transport network for SE Wales. This […]