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Cardiff Council: Work to Create a “Safer Cardiff’ City Centre Begins

Cardiff Council is investigating how it can work with partners to create a ‘Safer Cardiff’ for both residents and workers travelling into the city centre once the current lockdown restrictions are lifted. Plans for Castle Street in the city centre and a pilot scheme for Wellfield Road, in Roath, have already been announced with a […]

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Future Generations Commissioner urges Welsh Government to deliver on a green recovery budget

● Carbon neutral housing and green jobs for people unemployed by pandemic are crucial to reset the economy and ‘build back better’ ● Sophie Howe has outlined the five spending priorities Wales needs to be considering now – and calls for an urgent green stimulus package to help the country’s long-term recovery ● Government’s supplementary […]

Future of Digital Engagement – Keeping the Conversation Going During the Lockdown and Beyond

As a result of the lockdown, we’re all stuck at home – many of us glued to our various digital devices.  For most of us, never before have we learnt to use so many new digital tools in such a short space of time.  The social isolating measures have even turned those of us (and […]

Cynnal Cymru Update: Adapting to a New ‘Normal’

As we all adjust and adapt to a new ‘normal’, we wanted to give you an update on our plans for the coming months. Among the challenges faced by so many at the moment, we are seeing reasons to be hopeful about the future. Precedents are being set as organisations adapt to new ways of […]

£21m for air quality improvements in Cardiff after Minister approves final plan

Environment Minister, Lesley Griffiths has awarded Cardiff Council £21m to implement a series of measures to improve air quality after she approved its revised clean air proposals. In February 2018, the Welsh Government instructed Cardiff Council to undertake a feasibility study to identify measures to address illegal nitrogen dioxide exceedances in the shortest possible time. […]