October 4, 2019

My Weekly Round-Up

To begin the week my competition deciding which Cardiff Central pub I should nominate for this year’s Parliamentary Pub of the Year competition closed, and amongst a raft of Cardiff Central favourites the overwhelming choice once again was the Four Elms in Roath. Congratulations to Jon, Gareth and the team and I know you’ll be working hard to retain the …

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September 25, 2019

🍻🏆 Parliamentary Pub of the Year 2019 – nominations open now!

Last year Cardiff Central’s very own The Four Elms won the first ever Parliamentary Pub of the Year competition at a fantastic awards night in Westminster. Nominations are now open for the 2019 competition and once again I’m asking for your views on who I put forward for the Cardiff Central nomination. To make your nomination, simply email me at …

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October 17, 2018

Long Live the Local

I love nothing more than a pint in one of Cardiff Central’s many local pubs, along with an opportunity to catch up with friends and meet new ones. Pubs are fantastic community assets but across the country 3 a day are closing down. I’m supporting the ‘Long Live the Local’ campaign launched this week by Britain’s Beer Alliance. The campaign …

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September 7, 2018

Vote Now for Your Parliamentary Pub of the Year!

Thank you to everyone who made suggestions as to which pubs I should consider nominating for Parliamentary Pub of the Year 2018. The final shortlist is: The Albany The City Arms The Discovery Inn The Four Elms The Pen and Wig Porters The Hollybush  The final vote is now open: You have until Friday 28th September to vote! To vote, …

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May 14, 2018

Visit to the Newly Redeveloped Gassy’s Bar

I was pleased recently to visit Gassy’s Bar on Salisbury Road in Cathays to see behind the scenes of the £250,000 investment five months on from its re-launch.  We are lucky to have such a vibrant mixture of pubs and bars in Cardiff Central – and I am pleased to see Stonegate investing in them. As a member of the All …

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