Cardiff’s leaders commit to consider stronger rules to protect trees

Cllr Peter Bradbury responds to City Hall tree protesters Statement a "positive step" say campaigners Cllr Peter Bradbury, Cabinet Member for Culture and Leisure has agreed to explore ways of strengthening Cardiff's rules to protect mature trees, in a meeting of full council yesterday (18 July 2019) Nerys Lloyd-Pierce, the chair of the Cardiff Civic … Continue reading Cardiff’s leaders commit to consider stronger rules to protect trees

Cardiff’s Suffolk House developer says trees must be felled ‘regardless’

The developer planning 17 new homes on the old Canton Family Centre site says the trees have to go, writes Matt Discombe, South Wales Echo's local democracy reporter Campaigners are keeping up the fight to save some mature trees despite plans being approved to fell them as part of a housing development. Signs have appeared … Continue reading Cardiff’s Suffolk House developer says trees must be felled ‘regardless’

Save the Trees protest, 3.45pm, 18 July, City Hall

Exctinction Rebellion camp outside Cardiff's City Hall, scene of lobby of councillors on 18 July Gwarchodwch Coed Caerdydd! Save the Trees protest City Hall, 3.45pm, 18 July Lobby Cardiff councillors as they all arrive for their monthly full meeting Cardiff Civic Society Thompson’s Park Area Environmental Group Save the mature trees at Suffolk House, Canton! … Continue reading Save the Trees protest, 3.45pm, 18 July, City Hall

Developer ignores residents’ pleas for trees

John Pinn, director of Quin's developers and CPS Homes estate agents refuses to save mature trees at Suffolk House In an open letter to Canton residents, property speculator Pinn denies he can do anything to secure the future for century old community trees. Local resident and architect, Miranda Dettwyler responded to Mr Pinn saying: "We … Continue reading Developer ignores residents’ pleas for trees