Friends of the Earth Cardiff - Pontcanna http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/taxonomy/term/498/all en Bute Park winter opening extended http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/bute-park-winter-opening-extended <p>&nbsp;<img width="500" height="374" alt="cyclist and walkers on the Millenium Bridge, Bute Park" src="/files/foecardiff/images/Bute_Park_open_later.jpg" /></p> <p>Cyclists and walkers using Bute Park. <em>Photo: Chris Brown, Cardiff Friends of the Earth</em></p> <p>Cardiff Council have announced that they will keep Bute Park open until 7pm during October, November and December to allow commuters to walk and cycle through the park.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/bute-park-winter-opening-extended">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/bute-park-winter-opening-extended#comments archive Transport Canton Pontcanna transport Sat, 22 Oct 2011 19:34:08 +0000 Chris 456 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Pontcanna landlord in supermarket talks http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/pontcanna-landlord-supermarket-talks <p><img width="500" height="375" src="/files/foecardiff/images/Kings_Road_Pontcanna1.jpg" alt="Victorian shops in Pontcanna" /></p> <p>Shops in King Street, Pontcanna, Cardiff. <em>Photo: Chris Brown, Cardiff Friends of the Earth</em></p> <p>Pontcanna landlord, Chris Voyle, has submitted plans to create a 2,600sqm ground floor supermarket at the former Pontcanna Pine warehouse on King&rsquo;s Road. Mr Voyle said he was talking to a number of retailers, including supermarkets, but that no contract had been signed.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/pontcanna-landlord-supermarket-talks">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/pontcanna-landlord-supermarket-talks#comments archive Planning Cardiff local shopping Pontcanna Thu, 04 Aug 2011 16:38:54 +0000 Chris 424 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk New Tesco store threatens Pontcanna shops http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/new-tesco-store-threatens-pontcanna-shops <p><img width="500" height="375" src="/files/foecardiff/images/Cathedral_Road_Pontcanna1.jpg" alt="Ballantynes_Wine_Merchants_Cathedral_Road_Pontcanna" /></p> <p>Ballantynes Wine Merchants <em>Photo: Chris Brown, Cardiff Friends of the Earth.</em></p> <p>Cardiff Friends of the Earth is concerned about reports that supermarket giant Tesco is planning to open a One Stop convenience store in Cathedral Road, Pontcanna. Waitrose have also denied that they want to open a store in Pontcanna.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/new-tesco-store-threatens-pontcanna-shops">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/new-tesco-store-threatens-pontcanna-shops#comments archive Planning Cardiff local shopping Pontcanna Wed, 27 Jul 2011 06:18:50 +0000 Chris 418 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk