Traffic warning from 25 February
Traffic lights operating for 24 hours a day will be in operation in Llantrisant Road for approximately three weeks from 25 February. This is to allow for the installation of a water main diversion for the Plasdwr development. The affected stretch is between the petrol station and the junction with Heol Isaf. More detail here.
50+ Lunch Club Friday 22 March 2019
Details of the next 50+ Lunch Club are available here
Radyr Library Timetable of Activities 2019
Details of Radyr Library activities for 2019 are available here
Cardiff West MP & AM Advice Surgeries
A new advice surgery will be held alternately by Kevin Brennan MP and Mark Drakeford AM at the Old Church Rooms, starting on Friday 5th April from 5pm to 6pm. Please see below for Welsh and English versions of the poster.
King’s Road/Taff Terrace: 11-18 March
Details of re-surfacing work planned for King’s Road and Taff Terrace beginning on or around 11 March are given here and with a map. Please tell your neighbours, as cars will have to be kept off these streets as work progresses.
Volunteer Drivers required
If you can offer your services to Danybryn Cheshire Home as a volunteer driver, please call them on 029 2084 2237 and ask for Alex, or send an email to Helen Martin.
Waste and recycling collection
Monday 18 Mar: Black bins, Green sacks, Food Waste Caddies, blue glass recycling bins
Monday 25 Mar: Garden Waste bins, Green sacks and food waste caddies
Food waste caddies and green recycling sacks are collected every week. Cardboard and shredded paper should be placed in a separate green sack.
See Cardiff Council’s website for information about future collection dates.
R&MCC 50+ Lunch Club
Click here for full details of this Lunch Club, which meets on alternate Wednesdays at Radyr Golf Club.
There have been a number of complaints about inconsiderate dog owners failing to clear up and remove dog mess – a particular hazard around primary schools. Here‘s a reminder!
Road safety response from R&MCC
The Community Council has responded to Cardiff Council’s draft scheme layout for highway improvements in R&M. The full R&MCC response is here.
Free library service for the housebound
Are you confined to your home without access to the public library, or do you know someone in this situation? If you enjoy reading, or listening to audio books, there is a free service to help you. Call 029 2076 3849 or 079 7605 6126 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. More details here.
R&M Road Safety Works
Cardiff Council have published a map of the intended road safety works that are planned along Heol Isaf and elsewhere as a result of the building of new houses in NW Cardiff. You can access it here.
R&M Alzheimer’s Group Coin Collection
Radyr Library has a collection bucket for any spare foreign coins which go towards the support of Alzheimers.
Have you ever been intrigued by the red ‘pudding stone’ to be seen on walls and buildings in Radyr & Morganstown, and which comes from the long-disused Radyr Quarry? It was in use for about 70 years, and produced one of the most recognisable building stones used locally. Read more about it here.
HGVs in Heol Isaf
Please see this statement from Plasdwr regarding the action they are taking to stop HGVs using Heol Isaf. To report the licence plate number of an HGV in Heol Isaf use email@example.com , giving the time and date spotted, the name on the vehicle and the location. They will check it against their list of expected vehicles on the Plasdwr site. To report the registration number of any CEMEX HGV which is driven through Radyr, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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