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Health board to operate Covid-19 vaccination centres in Splott and Pentwyn.

Covid-19 vaccination centres are to be set up in the former STAR centre on Splott Road and Pentwyn Leisure Centre as part of Cardiff & Vale University Health Board plans to deliver a mass vaccination programme for Cardiff. The health board will use both Cardiff Council owned venues to administer a vaccine to Cardiff residents […]

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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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The cans and cants of Cardiff’s local lockdown

With Cardiff entering local lockdown from 6pm on Sunday 27th September, many people may be confused about what that means for them. Huw Thomas, Leader of the Council, issued a statement yesterday to clarify what is allowed and what isn’t. Here’s a summary: The cants You will not be allowed to enter or leave the […]

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Cardiff faces local lockdown after sharp rise in coronavirus cases

If cases of coronavirus continue to rise in the capital, Cardiff will be placed into local lockdown. That was the message delivered by, Huw Thomas, Leader of the Council, in his address to council last night. If Cardiff were to be put in lockdown, it would be the seventh of the 22 local authorities to […]

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Wales’ first sci-fi & fantasy magazine, produced right here in Splott!

How exciting is this??? Wales’ first and only science fiction and fantasy literature magazine, Gwyllion, has just launched and is produced right here in Splott! Gwyllion publishes two online issues a year as well as a limited run of physical copies. The first ever issue was launched on 1st September and a digital or paper […]

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Changes to local recycling centre rules

You still have to book, but you can now visit Lamby Way Recycling Centre 26 times a year instead of 12. Here’s the update: ·       Residents can now book 26 visits per year to local recycling centres, increased from 12 ·       2 people can now get out of the vehicle to help move heavier items, so no […]

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A welcome on wheels; giving independence to refugees and asylum seekers through bikes

Riding a bike can have a massively positive impact on mental health, which is why Oasis Cardiff created Cycle Cardiff #ShareToRepair; a project working with refugees and asylum seekers to up-cycle bikes and give them the independence to explore their new city. Oasis Cardiff is a support and service centre for refugees and asylum seekers […]

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