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Volunteers launch low-price food market in Splott

A weekly food cooperative market stall launching in Splott today will enable residents to purchase mostly plastic-free home and food products at low prices. Splo-Down Food Cooperative is an autonomous group of neighbours from Splott, Adamsdown and tremorfa who have come together to meet their own food needs collectively and share low costs with the […]

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Tweeting out of Tremorfa: the weekly wild hour taking Cardiff by storm

Since its launch in June 2019, every Tuesday from 7-8pm on Twitter, #WildCardiffHour has invited residents from across Cardiff to share their pictures and stories of the green places they’ve visited, and the nature they’ve seen. Originally set up with the support of UpRising Cymru in 2019, #WildCardiffHour aims to reconnect city communities with their […]

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Cardiff Covid stats for the last seven days in relation to Splott, Adamsdown & Tremorfa.

Every day, Public Health Wales publishes information on positive Covid-19 test results in Wales. The website allows you to search for information by local health board and has a helpful map which shows cases in individual wards over a 21 day and seven day rolling period. I hopped on the PHW website this morning and […]

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Cardiff Council promises cleaner streets

Cardiff will benefit from cleaner streets under new plans to change the way waste and recyclables are collected across the city. The new system will see the council adopt a four-day a week, single shift collection model. This will enable collections to take place between 6am and 3.45pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. All […]

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Find out what’s happening with Splott’s Railway Street project

There is a project afoot in Splott to transform a disused plot of land into an accessible space for local people to learn, grow, share, and enjoy.  ​Splott-based Community Interest Company, Green Squirrel, has negotiated a lease for the old children’s park at the top of Adeline Street, off Railway Street, and is working with […]

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Adamsdown centre supporting vulnerable people features in comedy star’s Good News Bulletin

Adamsdown’s Al-Ikhlas Culture and Education Centre, which has been helping hundreds of vulnerable people in the community during the COVID-19 crisis, features in the fourth episode of The National Lottery’s Good News Bulletin – a weekly round-up of feel-good stories hosted by renowned comedian, Joe Wilkinson. From communities rallying together to provide BBQs for a […]

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Countdown to nominate your local lockdown legend

Countdown star, Rachel Riley, is searching for lockdown legends in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan as part of the 2020 National Lottery Awards, as time is running out to enter. This year the annual search for the UK’s most popular National Lottery funded projects will, for the first time, honour individuals who have made […]

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Waste collection changes from June 1st

Your weekly collections for recycling and food waste will return to normal from Monday 1st June. Your collection day is not changing (so still pop rubbish out on a Wednesday evening after 4.30pm or before 6am on Thursdays in Splott, Tremorfa, Pengam and Adamsdown). This means that: ♻️ Green recycling bags and food waste will […]

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Friends and Neighbours goes virtual to connect people feeling lonely

Friends and Neighbours or FAN is a Cardiff based charity that brings people of all ages and backgrounds together in the spirit of friendship. People who enjoy meeting others will be sure of finding a warm welcome if they attend.   In response to the Covid 19 measures, Friends And Neighbours (FAN) is now moving […]

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