August 6, 2020

Visiting Al-Ikhlas Centre in Adamsdown

Last week I visited the Al-Ikhlas Centre in Adamsdown to thank the Committee and volunteers there for their incredible work running Foodbanks throughout the Coronavirus pandemic. The Committee began their foodbank collections in October of last year, but found demand skyrocketed during the Coronavirus pandemic. As a result of their efforts, they’ve been feeding families across Cardiff since the start …

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May 21, 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week – Kindness in Cardiff Central

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health.   The week, which is hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, is in its 20th year and runs from 18-24 May. This year, the theme for the week is kindness. Across the country, people will be celebrating kindness in a range of digital and …

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February 26, 2019

Adamsdown Community Profile

Adamsdown Community Profile It was great to be interviewed by students from Cardiff Met who are working on a Community Profile Project about Adamsdown as part of their Youth and Community Degree. The aim of the project is to find out what resources are available for young people in Adamsdown and what is needed. We talked about well- established Adamsdown …

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June 11, 2018

Opening of Adamsdown Primary School

This morning I had the great pleasure of attending the official opening of the new building at Adamsdown Primary School. The school has received significant investment from the Welsh Labour Government’s 21st Century Schools programme, as well as strong commitment from Cardiff’s Labour Council. We were taken on a tour of the school by a group of pupils, and shown …

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May 2, 2018

Advice Surgery Dates for May: Confirmed

Dates and locations for my May advice surgeries have now been confirmed and can be viewed below. All advice surgeries are drop-ins, so you don’t need an appointment to come and raise an issue with me. If you have an issue that you’d like to raise with me, but cannot attend any of the surgeries below, you can contact my …

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March 1, 2018

CANCELLED: Advice Surgery Tomorrow (March 2nd)

Due to extreme weather, Adamsdown Day Centre will be closed tomorrow. Therefore, tomorrow’s planned advice surgery is now cancelled. At present, I plan to have a surgery at the same time (11am – 12 noon) at my constituency office, (116 Albany Road, Roath, CF24 3RU) but this is dependent upon tomorrow’s weather conditions. If you plan to come along, please …

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January 11, 2018

Splott Road Bridge Update

February 2018 represents a major milestone towards the electrification of the railway to Cardiff. Work on Splott Road Bridge enters a critical phase and preparations for the new overhead line equipment continue. Road closure As part of the work to reconstruct Splott Road Bridge, a full road closure between 4 February and 27 February will be needed. Pedestrian Access Pedestrian …

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