Friends of the Earth Cardiff - Llanishen http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/taxonomy/term/570/all en Ask Cardiff Council to get Llanishen Reservoir refilled http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/ask-cardiff-council-get-llanishen-reservoir-refilled <p><img width="500" height="375" alt="Lisvane Reservoir closure notice" src="/files/foecardiff/images/Llanishen_Reservoir_closure_notice.jpg" /></p> <p><em>Photo: Chris Brown, Cardiff Friends of the Earth</em></p> <p>Llanishen Reservoir was built by the Victorians. It is a Grade II listed structure, and the grassland surrounding it is a SSSI.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/ask-cardiff-council-get-llanishen-reservoir-refilled">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/ask-cardiff-council-get-llanishen-reservoir-refilled#comments archive Planning Cardiff Llanishen planning Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:11:44 +0000 Chris 578 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Help stop Llanishen Reservoir in Cardiff being drained http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/help-stop-llanishen-reservoir-cardiff-being-drained <p><img width="500" height="345" alt="View of countryside near Llanishen Reservoir" src="/files/foecardiff/images/image_1153.jpg" /></p> <p>Countryside near Llanishen Reservoir. <em>Photo: Llanishen RAG</em></p> <h2>** Campaign update **</h2> <p>Unfortunately we were unable to stop WPD from draining the reservoir to inspect the pipe. <a href="http://www.llanishenrag.com/">Find out more about the campaign</a> to stop houses being built on part of the reservoir.</p> <p><strong>This action is now closed. Thank you to everyone who took part.</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/help-stop-llanishen-reservoir-cardiff-being-drained">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/help-stop-llanishen-reservoir-cardiff-being-drained#comments archive Planning Cardiff Llanishen Thu, 11 Mar 2010 20:17:18 +0000 Chris 441 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Llanishen Reservoir update, September 2006 http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-reservoir-update-september-2006 <p><img width="500" height="375" alt="Llanishen Reservoir security gates with warning sign" src="/files/foecardiff/images/Llanishen_Reservoir_gates.jpg" /></p> <p>Security gates blocking access to Llanishen Reservoir. <em>Photo: Chris Brown. Cardiff Friends of the Earth</em></p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-reservoir-update-september-2006">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-reservoir-update-september-2006#comments archive Planning Cardiff Llanishen planning Wed, 20 Sep 2006 21:01:40 +0000 Chris 432 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Llanishen Country Park http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-country-park <p><img width="500" height="345" src="/files/foecardiff/images/image_1153.jpg" alt="Countryside at Llanishen Reservoir" /></p> <p>Countryside at Llanishen Reservoir. <em>Photo: Llanishen RAG</em></p> <h2>A new Llanishen Country Park</h2> <p>We propose a country park stretching from Roath Park, past the Llandennis Oval and along the Nant Fawr. It would include both reservoirs and go along the Nant Ty Draw stream to the M4. It would then continue on to Caerphilly Mountain.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-country-park">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-country-park#comments archive Planning Cardiff Llanishen Tue, 01 Jan 2002 00:00:00 +0000 admin 63 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Llanishen Reservoir http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-reservoir <p><img alt="View of meadows and trees" src="/files/foecardiff/image_1153.jpg" /></p> <p>Meadows at Llanishen Reservoir. <em>Photo: Llanishen RAG</em></p> <h2>Llanishen Reservoir</h2> <p>American owned company, Western Power Distribution (WPD) plans to build 326 homes on the site of Llanishen Reservoir in North Cardiff. It has been closed to the public since New Year's Day 2002 because of what WPD described as &ldquo;the need for inspection work&rdquo;.</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-reservoir">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-reservoir#comments archive Planning Llanishen nature planning Tue, 01 Jan 2002 00:00:00 +0000 admin 65 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk Llanishen Reservoir Planning Inquiry http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-reservoir-planning-inquiry <p><img src="/files/foecardiff/image_1151.jpg" alt="The pink waxcap toadstool" /></p> <p>The pink waxcap toadstool, found at Llanishen Reservoir, is a UK Biodiversity Action Plan priority species. <em>Photo: Llanishen Reservoir Action Group</em></p> <p><strong>This action is now closed. Thank you to everyone who took part.</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-reservoir-planning-inquiry">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/llanishen-reservoir-planning-inquiry#comments archive Planning Cardiff Llanishen Mon, 01 Jan 2001 00:00:00 +0000 admin 64 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk