• 7 October 2017

    Nisa Splott launches local loyalty scheme

    This week, Splott Nisa on Carlisle Street launched a local loyalty scheme offering a range of benefits designed to encourage people to shop local instead of visiting larger, out of town stores. Zapper is basically a payment service on customers’ mobiles linked to a debit card that allows Nisa to offer ongoing loyalty rewards, discount ... Read more

  • 7 October 2017

    Celebrate 25 years of wonderful Wonderbrass at this year’s Made in Roath festival

    This year Cardiff’s biggest, boldest, brassiest band celebrate 25 years of making music in South Wales and beyond. Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Wonderbrass25! Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Wonderbrass will pull out all the stops with a collaborative, multimedia performance project, launching on October 14th 2017 in The Gate at Cardiff’s Made in ... Read more

  • 27 September 2017

    Splott Swap Shop – Let’s do it!

    So, earlier this year, I had a few vinos with some friends and we got chatting about a skills swapshop in Splott and I posted the article below.  The response was a bit overwhelming (in a very positive way) and I thought ‘blooming hell, what have I let myself in for here?’ So, I just ... Read more

  • 24 September 2017

    Cardiff Council consultation on the way forward after Communities First

    On 14th February 2017 the Welsh Government confirmed that Communities First will be phased out by 31st March 2018 and outlined a new approach that will be taken to tackling poverty across Wales. Some funding is available to provide employment service and to build Resilient Communities and Cardiff Council would like to engage with as many people ... Read more

  • 11 September 2017

    Goldstars: after-school care for children in Splott

    For many parents, finding after-school care is a headache, especially somewhere that’s local and reasonably priced.  Parents in Splott are lucky, however, as there is a thriving gold star service on their doorstep.  This week, Inksplott interviews Anthony Simms, Manager of Goldstars After-School Club.   Inksplott: Hi Anthony!  Can you tell us who you are ... Read more