Whitchurch and Tongwynlais Festival 2018

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The programme for this year’s festival has been published so here’s what to look forward to. Use #WhitTonFest to share photos on Twitter! Wednesday 20th June 5.45pm – 7.00pm Litter Pick Heol-Y-Fforest, Tongwynlais 6.00pm – 8.30pm Sunset Fayre Merthyr Road, Tongwynlais Sponsored by Tongwynlais.com 7.00pm plan2ride Fforest Fawr Hill Climb Challenge Riders at the start … more…

Cardiff Epic Trail 10k

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Tough Runner UK are hosting the Cardiff Epic Trail 10k in Fforest Fawr on the 8th of July 2018. The organisers have announced that the event is sold out but you can still join the reserve list. If you’ve already registered, the route has recently been published on the event page. I’ve created a map … more…

Castell Coch Closing for Conservation Work

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Cadw is closing Castell Coch for three weeks to carry out essential conservation work. Follow @mytongwynlais Water has been seeping into the castle and damaging William Burges’ ornate Victorian interiors. Efforts to fix the problem over the years have proved unsuccessful and further investigation was required. Drones were used to discover that the leaks are … more…