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Street Food Cinema returns to Splott with festive fun & family favourites

Street Food Cinema returns next month for a festive drive-in movie experience with classic films, Christmas carol-oke, and the best of Cardiff’s street food vendors. The run includes classic Christmas favourites Elf, Home Alone, Muppet Christmas Carol and Die Hard, alongside classic night-out movies like Batman Returns, Bridget Jones’ Diary and new release Tenet.  As […]

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Autumn plant giveaway for Splott, Adamsdown and Tremorfa residents

Local organisation Green Squirrel has teamed up with Bute Park plant nursery for an autumn plant giveaway as part of the city-wide Good Food Cardiff Autumn Festival.   On Saturday 17th of October, between 10.30am and 12.30pm, they will be distributing free autumn and winter veg plants and helping you to keep growing your own […]

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Luvly Job! Splott Cafe launches funding drive to feed the NHS and elderly

LUVLY GRUB is a small cafe on the border of Splott & Tremorfa in Cardiff whose owners, Julie and Paul, have always supported the community. But now they have a massive challenge on their hands and now would like your help to provide free meals to NHS workers and elderly people living in Splott and […]

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Splott’s streetfood van nominated for two awards

On Freshmoor Road you will find a little green van bringing a taste of Portugal to Splott.  Renowned for their picado, steak sandwiches and loaded sweet potato fries, Pregos Street Food brings a taste of sunshine!   Pregos is a husband and wife team who both love food and enjoy cooking so decided to find a […]

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Innovative Children’s Summer Scheme takes off at STAR Hub

Children at STAR Leisure Centre in Splott are getting holiday happy thanks to a range of stimulating and healthy activities funded by sponsorship from local engineering firm Centergreat. Working alongside charity Streetgames, Better has organised the Fit, Fed and Read programme on Mondays and Fridays for children aged 8 and above to get active and […]

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Christmas Food Festival coming to Tremorfa (and there’s a bake-off!!!)

Willows High is upping the bar this festive season by adding a foodie element to their traditional school Christmas Fayre and is looking for more stalls.   Over the last couple of years, food festivals seem to have become incredibly popular and a great opportunity for people to go along and sample local food, drink […]

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Local volunteer launches fundraiser for much-needed community van

Local group, Splott Community Volunteers, is seeking help in raising money to purchase a van to help deliver two breakfast clubs in Splott. Group member, Angela Bullard, has launched a fundraising initiative on Facebook, saying: “We want to purchase a van in order to collect the food donated by local supermarkets to run our Community […]

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The World on your Plate this May: Korean, Sudanese, Albanian, Greek and Middle Eastern dishes served right here in Splott

Who wants to eat amazing food from around the world right here in Splott? I sure do!   And thanks to Lia’s Kitchen, Splottlanders will have the chance to do exactly that this Saturday evening right here in the hart of Splott with an exxciting event at Oasis Centre on Splott Road.   After a […]

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How to be vegan in Splott: Hannah Butler has the answers

The number of vegans in the UK has quadrupled over the past 10 years, and as major chains everywhere embrace the trend, the tentative “do you have… soy milk?” no longer produces head-scratching and muttering about the weird hippy in the corner.   If you’ve recently decided to join the plant-based army or have a […]

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