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.

Gelynis Footbridge to Close for three Weeks

The Gelynis Footbridge will be closed from 20th February 2017 for three weeks. Click here for more.


Are you proud of your garden? Would you like to show it off to the public in support of a local charity?

Expansion of Radyr Primary School

Radyr Primary School is due to expand from 2017 under proposals now being considered by the County Council, following a favourable response to public consultation. Click here for more.

Our R&M Footpaths

Helen Lloyd Jones, Chair of the Environment Sub-Committee, R&M Community Council, writes:

Going for a walk this Christmas? You should find that all public rights of way are open. If you come across one that is barred or impassable, there are two ways of reporting it. You can either send details to the County Council or you can use Pathwatch, the free app from the Ramblers’ Association. Click for links and more …

Christmas Lighting Event

2nd December saw this year’s Christmas Lighting Event. It was attended by many hundreds of local people and lots of children.

Radyr Comprehensive School

The Sunday Times annual list of top performing schools has placed Radyr Comprehensive School third place in Wales. Results are strong with 67% of entries attaining A* to B at A level, whilst at GCSE 32.1% of entries gained A* or A grades.

PACT MEETING Notes of the November PACT meeting are posted on the PACT page.

Entertainment for you

The R&M Association lists the entertainment planned over the next few months

Remembrance Sunday 2016

Sunday morning’s Remembrance event was held at the War Memorial

Expansion proposal for Radyr Primary School

The County Council is consulting on a proposal to expand Radyr Primary School to become 2-form entry. Click this item for an explanation of the background from our County Councillor, and to access copies of the full consultation document.

Morganstown Motte

The hay on the Morganstown Motte site was cut by Cardiff Council last week. Until it is cut again in September next year it will be managed as a wildflower site.

‘Edith in the Dark’.

Ian Ogden, Chair of the Radyr Drama Society, talks about their forthcoming play.

A-level results

28 % of Radyr Comprehensive School A-level candidates achieved at least 3 A-grades this year. Many congratulations, and best wishes as they embark on the next chapter in their lives. More details by clicking this item.

Successful Fete at Danybryn

Danybryn fête raises £600 towards a replacement vehicle.

Cardiff River Taff hydroelectric scheme to open

A £2.6m project which uses the power of the River Taff in Cardiff to generate electricity is set to open.