January 9, 2017

Centrica’s Big Energy Idea – Applications Welcome

Centrica are looking for applications from entrepreneurs in Cardiff Central for a business accelerator programme to help get their new initiatives off the ground. Wales’ brightest entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs have the chance to gain financial investment and support through The Ignite ‘Big Energy Idea’ Accelerator Programme – to turn their innovative energy idea into a reality.  The only criteria is that the idea must make a positive …

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November 10, 2016

Win Your School a £50,000 Energy Makeover with Generation Green

British Gas are excited to unveil their new Generation Green website packed with educational resources and their latest competition, Smarter Power, where schools can win an energy makeover worth up to £50,000 and much more. Generation Green is British Gas’ education programme aimed to inspire young people to change the way they think about and use energy, through providing free …

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October 31, 2016

Annual Fair Trade Sale at Park End Church

Between November 19th-20th, Park End Presbyterian Church are running their annual Fair Trade Sale. This event has now been running for over 30 years. The annual fair trade sale is a perfect chance to do some Christmas shopping – a large variety of fair trade goods will be available including gifts, Christmas cards, clothing, food products and jewellery. Park End Church would …

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July 27, 2016

‘Ask Cardiff’ Residents Survey: Now Open

The City of Cardiff Council are now inviting residents to take part in its annual ‘Ask Cardiff Survey’ for 2016.  More people than ever took part in the 2015 survey with views and opinions shared from over 4.5K local citizens.  This year they hope to repeat that success and find out what local people think about a variety of public …

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July 7, 2016

Channel 4’s 4Talent Apprenticeship Programme

Applications for Channel 4’s ‘4 Talent’ apprenticeship programme open tonight at 7pm. With an apprenticeship, Channel 4 invite you to work in one of their departments for 12 months. You will learn how everything works, what everyone does, and how it all fits into the bigger picture of Channel 4. Alongside your job role you work towards an NVQ Level …

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June 14, 2016

Invitation to apply for GWR’s Communities Improvement Fund

This week Great Western Railway opened their Customer and Communities Investment Fund (CCIF) for the second year. They are seeking bids for projects that will start in April 2017. The total fund is £2.25million, and GwR are offering £750,000 a year for projects that support areas in social need. If you think you might have a project, idea, or advanced …

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October 13, 2015

Holocaust Memorial Day Organiser Workshop

Holocaust Memorial Day takes place on 27 January each year and is a time for us to pause to remember the millions of people who have been murdered or persecuted during the Holocaust, Nazi Persecution and in subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur. On Holocaust Memorial Day we honour the survivors of these atrocities and challenge ourselves to …

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September 16, 2015

Help Refugees in Crisis – Volunteers Needed

Thank you to everyone who brought donations to our office for refugees in crisis. We were absolutely overwhelmed with the response and groups across Cardiff have collected thousands of items. It is now time to sort the items and get them ready to be sent on to Calais and Europe. We are working with Cardiff and Vale Sanctuary Support to …

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July 8, 2015

Nominate your favourite South Asian Restaurant

Nominate your favourite South Asian restaurant in Cardiff Central to win the Tiffin Cup. Having enjoyed meals from many of the fantastic South Asian restaurants in Cardiff Central, I’m excited to introduce the first stage of a competition, now in its seventh year that finds ‘the best South Asian Restaurant in the country’. At this stage, you are able to nominate your …

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