• 22 February 2018

    Finding purpose through volunteering; Inksplott interview with Splottlander Brendan O’Shea

    Up until very recently, Splott resident Brendan O’Shea was a volunteer at STAR Communities First, helping out at the office on Splott Road.  Brendan posted a lovely farewell message on Facebook after his last shift about the opportunities volunteering gave him and how it made him feel.   Inksplott caught up with Brendan to find ... Read more

  • 20 February 2018

    An act of honesty that made Splott smile tonight

    Honesty is alive and kicking in Splott!  Local lad Wayne Stephenson lost his wallet on Carlisle Street on his way to work this morning and probably thought he would never see it again. But when he got home the most wonderful note was waiting for him. An honest passer-by found the wallet and wanted to ... Read more

  • 12 February 2018

    The food surplus feasts helping to make Cardiff a Wasteless city

    Food is wasted every day in every cities across the world and one local organisation has decided to do something about it.   Wasteless Cardiff believes that we all have a part to play in reducing food waste, whether it’s the big supermarkets, food growers and producers, small food businesses, or each of us at ... Read more

  • 8 February 2018

    Rubicon Dance takes on Roath Library: a behind-the-scenes insight

    News that Rubicon Dance is to take on much-loved local building Roath Library spread last week to a huge collective community cheer.   Though some expressed disappointed that it isn’t being renovated as a library, most got out the bunting and did a little dance at the thought of the building being brought back into ... Read more

  • 7 February 2018

    Information about the closure of STAR Communities First

    As you may be aware, the Welsh Government’s Communities First Programme will end on 31st March 2018, affecting the services currently delivered from the Splott Road office.   Many people will be very sad to say goodbye to STAR Communities first, which has served Splott, Tremorfa, Adamsdown and Roath very well for a number of ... Read more