Community Council vacancies

You have until 30 June to think about offering your services as a Community Councillor!

Radyr & Morganstown Community Council did not fill all its vacancies at the recent elections, and there are five places to be filled. For more information about the Council’s responsibilities and activities, and the eligibility criteria for becoming a Councillor, there is a formal notice here about how to apply. The link within this site to see more about the existing Councillors and the work of the Council is here.

News 

Rhodri Morgan

(29 Sep 1939 – 17 May 2017)
A short appreciation of Rhodri Morgan, one of Radyr’s most famous sons.

Excellent Progress in Radyr Woods

Work continues on replacing the damaged Boardwalk.

Cadbury Bunny visits Radyr

Cadbury’s bunny was sighted today in Bryn Derwen handing out chocolate eggs to children.  This is part of an advertising campaign, shortly to appear on their Facebook page.

Festival Queen Selected

May Festival Queen and attendants chosen.

“The Gondoliers”

Radyr Parish Music Group’s production of “The Gondoliers” opens in two weeks. Performances Wed-Sat 22-25 February at Bishop of Llandaff High School. Click here for more.

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  • Incident on Taff Trail

    Wales online reports that a female jogger was recently accosted on the Taff trail near Radyr by a partly masked individual.  More detail here

  • HGVs in Heol Isaf

    CEMEX has provided R&MCC with an email address which residents may use to report any infringements by their drivers.  Email planninggb@cemex.com to report the registration number of any CEMEX Heavy Goods Vehicle which is driven through Radyr.

  • Waste & Recycling Collection

    Monday 19th June: Green bins
    Monday 26th June: Black bins

    Food waste caddies and green recycling sacks are collected every week.  From November to March, green bins will be collected monthly.  For more information about household recycling and waste, click here.

  • Annual Audit, R&MCC

    During the period 5-30 June, anyone wishing to inspect the Community Council’s Annual Return and other documents relating to the audit, may do so on application to the Clerk.  Full details here.

  • A new fund for Youth Work in Radyr & Morganstown

    Radyr and Morganstown Community Council has launched a new Youth Fund.  The fund is offering grants of up to £1,000, during 2017/18, for organisations working with children and young people in Radyr and Morganstown.  The Council hopes that organisations working with children and young people will find the fund of some assistance as they continue to develop their services and activities for children and young people.  The fund is operated on a first come, first served basis, so early applications are encouraged.

    Should you require any further guidance with regard to the new Youth Fund please contact the Council’s Clerk on 029 2084 2213 or clerk@radyr.org.uk“.

  • Meals on Wheels (Pryd ar Glud) are returning!

    Meals on Wheels delivers hot, nutritious meals to customers across the city and people can now self-refer to the service or can be referred by family, friends, neighbours, or health or social care professionals.

    Customers that meet one of the following criteria can now receive the service:

    • Having difficulty preparing a meal safely
    • Liable to self-neglect or would eat an inappropriate diet without the service
    • Unable to shop for food
    • Have a mental or physical disability
    • Needing support due to recovery from hospitalisation or illness; carer illness or holiday, or bereavement.

    For details contact 029 2053 7080 or mealsonwheels@cardiff.gov.uk

  • Integrated Transport Map consultation

    Notes of a wide-ranging and detailed meeting which was held in the Old Church Rooms on 26 January are now available here.

  • Alzheimer’s Society

    The Alzheimer’s Society is looking for volunteers for their service called ‘Side by Side’ which helps people with dementia get out and about in their community.  They particularly want volunteers in the R&M area.  If you can help, please review the details here, and contact Charlotte Powell on 02920 434 977 or charlotte.powell@alzheimers.org.uk for more details.

  • NatWest Bank

    A mobile bank is available every Thursday morning between 9.30am and 10.15pm at the Methodist Church car park

  • ‘Child Rescue Alert’ – a community initiative

    This partnership between police, the media and the public is to assist in locating children under the age of 18 who may be in imminent danger of serious harm.  Whenever the public may be able to help the police there is an Alert sent via email, text or social media to all those individuals and businesses that are signed up to the scheme.  To learn more about this national initiative which operates at community level, and to sign up to receive alerts, go to https://www.childrescuealert.org.uk/

  • AgeConnects Cardiff

    AgeConnects are looking for volunteers to visit isolated elderly residents of R&M and Danescourt. See here for details.

  • Neighbourhood Watch and PACT

    March 2017 PACT notes on the PACT page.

    New ‘Neighbourhood Watch’ door signs are now available. More information here.

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    Footpaths and roads in the local area map

  • New to area?

    Useful information for new residents

  • Radyr Chain

    News magazine delivered free 6 times a year to every home in R&M

  • Councillor Rod McKerlichCounty Councillor

    Cllr Rod McKerlich’s home page.

  • Book a Room

    Click here to book one of the rooms or community halls available in Radyr or Morganstown.

  • Village Festivals

    Festival 2017.
    Past Festivals.

  • Local Weather

    Local forecast from the BBC.