Transport Futures Conference, 6 June 2019 – “Changing How We Move Around A Growing City”

Posted by on Jun 24, 2019 in Cardiff, Local Development Plan, News | No Comments

Cardiff Civic Society’s Vice-Chair David Eggleton was invited to present a paper “Changing How We Move Around A Growing City” at the Transport Futures Conference on the 6 June. This one-day conference was to showcase the breadth of future transport and mobility research that is being undertaken across multiple departments at Cardiff University. Invited were […]

Launch of Cardiff Meadows Project

Posted by on Jun 24, 2019 in CCS Campaigns, News | No Comments

Cardiff Civic Society is delighted to announce the launch of Cardiff Meadows Project/Ymgyrch Dolydd Caerdydd – aimed at providing essential habitat for threatened pollinators and declining mammals such as hedgehogs. This enterprise follows on from the Society’s thriving tree planting campaign, Canopy Cardiff/Canopi Caerdydd – run in partnership with Cardiff Council. Also working with Cardiff […]

Talk “Healthy Travel for all in Cardiff” – 3 July 2019

Posted by on Jun 23, 2019 in Events | No Comments

With UK asthma rates among the highest in Europe, and Cardiff Council breaching air quality standards, what can be done to create cleaner travel options in the city? As the city is growing rapidly, and our roads are already severely congested, this issue needs to be tackled urgently. Dr Tom Porter from Public Health Wales […]

Ditch the car if we are to breathe clean air

Posted by on Mar 22, 2019 in Cardiff, News | No Comments

19 March 2019 Ditch the car if we are to breathe clean air Radical and immediate action is needed if the looming public health crisis caused by poor air quality is to be averted.   Already, more people die from poor air quality than die from smoking or road traffic accidents. As Cardiff’s population is growing […]