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Splott moves to new bin collections

From the 20th of February, residents in Splott will have to separate their recycling into different receptacles. Cardiff Council has announced that they are rolling out a new waste collection model across Splott and Tremorfa from the 20th of February 2024 (though If you live in a block of flats with communal bin collections, this […]

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Christmas tree collections have had the chop

Rubbish news: there will be no kerbside collections of real Christmas trees in Cardiff this year due to strike action. Cardiff Council has issued an update about rubbish collections following an announcement from Unite about strike action from the 28th December to the 25th January. Real Christmas tree collections is the most notable casualty and […]

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Keep Splott Tidy tackle Splott Park

Moving to an evening slot for a change, the next Keep Splott Tidy litter pick will be on the evening of Thursday the 27th April as the Wombles of Splott tackle the pitches of Splott Park. Why not join them, grab a picker and a hoop and help make Splott Park immaculate while having a […]

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Celebrate Earth Hour with Keep Splott Tidy

On the 25th March, people around the world will come together to switch off the lights for an hour in recognition of the world’s energy and climate challenges. Earth Hour is about more than just switching off the lights; it’s about educating people on the environmental challenges facing the world and encouraging people to live […]

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Friends of Tremorfa Park – Committee members needed

Friends of Tremorfa Park, a group of volunteers that meet to litter pick and make a positive difference to the green space in their area, is looking for new committee members. Since its creation in 2018, Tremorfa Park Community Group (also known as Friends of Tremorfa Park) has brought members of the community together to […]

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Join the borrowing revolution!

Splott Benthyg launches in new home at Railway Gardens on Wednesday 23rd November. The pinch of the cost-of-living crisis has affected all of us & borrowing items instead of buying them new is a fantastic way to save money, save space & save the environment, by stopping unwanted items ending up in landfill. Benthyg Cymru […]

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Splott to take part in expanded recycling trial

Splott residents will receive a red sack for plastic and cans, a blue sack for paper and cardboard and a blue caddy for glass bottles and jars. The new Cardiff Council kerbside-sort recycling scheme is being expanded to a further 5,000 properties across the city, including Splott. The aim of the scheme is to improve […]

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Kerbside garden waste collections will be collected monthly in October and November

As we move into autumn, kerbside garden waste collections will be collected monthly from October 4th until November 25th giving residents two further green waste collections from their home before the service is suspended during December, January and February. Figures show that the amount of garden waste collected from residents’ homes reduces by 80% over […]

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Keep Splott Tidy September Pick

The Wombles of Splott will be back on Saturday 24th September helping make the streets that little bit tidier! Join volunteer group Keep Splott Tidy for two hours of litter picking. All equipment is provided, including high vis, gloves, hoops and pickers for adults and children. Meet at 10am outside the old Grosvenor Pub at […]

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