November 30, 2018

Update: Roath Brook Flood Defence Scheme

I have today received an update from Natural Resources Wales regarding their works on the flood defences at Roath Brook – you can read their update below: Since the last update, Natural Resources Wales have undertaken some further landscaping and shrub planting in the parks, with the last of the tree planting planned before Christmas. This tree planting includes the …

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March 16, 2018

Roath Flood Scheme: Phase Three PAUSED

I have today been contacted by Natural Resources Wales in regards to ‘phase 3’ of the Roath Flood Scheme. NRW have announced that they are pausing tree felling and construction for four months.   Their position is set out in full below:  We have agreed to pause tree felling and construction in Roath Brook Gardens and Roath Mill Gardens (Phase 3 of the …

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February 22, 2018

Roath Flood Defence Scheme: Construction Update

Construction work continues to progress throughout Railway Gardens (the Sandies) and Waterloo Gardens, as well as at Waterloo Road bridge. We would like to thank the community for their ongoing patience during this time and assure you that we are working as fast as we can to complete the works and return the park gardens to you.  Dawnus will start the last sections …

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June 15, 2017

#MoreInCommon Great Get Together Events This Weekend

I have been so pleased to see that a number of Great Get Together events have been planned across Cardiff Central over this coming weekend. The Great Get Together is inspired by my friend and colleague Jo Cox, who was killed on 16 June last year. We believe there is a groundswell of people who reject divisive politics and simply …

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February 9, 2017

Update: Cardiff Met Cyncoed Development

I was very pleased to learn yesterday that Cardiff Councillors have opposed the plans for the extension of the Cyncoed Campus of Cardiff Metropolitan University. I have been working closely with local residents and submitted an objection to the council, opposing the plans. The Campus is close to neighbouring residential properties in Cyncoed, Penylan and Pentwyn. Residents are understandably concerned …

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January 25, 2017

Confirmed: Advice Surgeries in February

Dates for my advice surgeries around Cardiff Central in February have been confirmed. You can see these dates below, or by clicking here. These surgeries are an opportunity for constituents to drop in and raise any issues with me, no appointment is needed. In addition to the surgery dates below, every Wednesday there will be an Immigration Clinic at my Constituency …

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January 6, 2017

Roath Flood Scheme Public Drop In

Roath Flood Scheme Public Drop-in Many homes and businesses in the Roath, Penylan and Newport Road areas are at risk of flooding from the Roath Brook and the River Rhymney. Natural Resources Wales is working with partners and the community to deliver a flood scheme. They are holding a public drop-in event where you can find out more about the …

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December 21, 2016

Confirmed: Advice Surgeries in January

Please see below the confirmed dates for my January 2017 Advice Surgeries around Cardiff Central. These surgeries are an opportunity for constituents to drop in and raise any issues with me, no appointment is needed.

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August 25, 2016

Jo Stevens MP Objects to Cardiff Met Extension

Cardiff Metropolitan University and Asbri Planning have submitted an application to add additional buildings, including 518 residential units, to their Cyncoed campus. Many local residents are extremely concerned about these plans and the effect they may have on the local area. Many residents have already been in touch with me to share their concerns. I have written to Cardiff Council’s …

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