Useful Information



In this Section we have listed below some useful links. If there are any that you think should be included, do let us know!

Cardiff Council: – Link to the council website

Contact the Council

By Phone : 02920 20872087

By email:


Resident parking permits : Link to information on Council website

It is important to display a valid parking permit as enforcement officers patrol the area, you can see the parking ticket hot spots here – parking_ticket_hot_spots

Blue Badge Parking : Link to information on Council website


Recycling and Waste : Link to information on Council website

Bulky Waste collections : Link to information on Council website

Removing abandoned shopping trolleys from our communities


Planning Applications – Link to information on Council website


Cardiff Bus – Route lists and timetables : Link to Cardiff Bus website


Welfare Reform -How Benefits changes may affect you: Link to Council website


Cardiff Care and Repair

We exist to support older people to repair, adapt and maintain their homes thereby enabling them to live as independently as possible with increased safety, security, warmth and comfort.

Read their latest newsletter here – care_and_repair_winter_newsletter

You can visit their website here



Age Cymru – Handy Van service

Age Cymru offer a service to help people in later life with odd jobs and repairs around their homes from putting up a curtain rail to fitting a new door lock. There is a charge for most of our services, but there are some things that come for free. Our Home Energy Check and Home Fire Safety Checks are free. Otherwise we charge £30 call out fee for the first hour and then £15 per half hour thereafter.

Would you be interested in receiving a handful of leaflets to give to your customers, or even for someone from Age Cymru to meet up with you?

You can also find more information at and search ‘HandyVan’

—————————————————————— has loads of info about sustainable active travel – walking, cycling and public transport.


Schools Information – Link to info on Council website

Local Schools – Links to information on the Council website below

Allensbank Primary School

Birchgrove Primary School

Ton Yr Ywen Primary School

Ysgol Mynydd Bychan

St Joseph’s Primary School

Cathays High School

Llanishen High School

Whitchurch High School

Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf

Bishop of Llandaff

Corpus Christi