Posts Tagged ‘Grangetown’

Writing the history of Grangetown

May 10, 2021

Love and live in Grangetown? Would you like to take part in a writing workshop based on an exciting history project?   Periscopes for the Past is an exciting project looking at the history of Grangetown through five events: Grange Farm, the flooding, Baroness Windsor and the industrial revolution, the Great Wars and the Race […]

Grangetown Market stalls line-up

October 9, 2020

The stalls line-up for Grangetown World Market’s first event at Grange Pavilion on Saturday 17th October has been confirmed. We will be welcoming a lovely mix of designers, crafts-people, gift-makers and food stalls on the day. The event lasts between 10am-2pm, outdoors – with some stalls inside – at the new £1.9m Grange Pavilion in […]

Hideout Coffee Shop is Recruiting

October 1, 2020

The Hideout Coffee Shop managers, Mos and Zara, are looking to take on someone to join their journey in serving the community of Grangetown.   In our brand new Pavillion building, they will be providing hot beverages and food, with the main purpose of bringing the community together. If you’re passionate about food, community and […]

Make Lunch Grangetown

September 16, 2020

Over the summer holidays, residents came together to provide free, healthy, lunches to families in Grangetown.   Grace Church Cardiff, in partnership with Grangetown Community Action and Grange Pavilion, served nearly 400 lunches to families in the area through the Make Lunch Grangetown initiative. Based outside the new Grange Pavilion community centre, volunteers engaged with […]

Grange Pavilion launches online – residents celebrate new £2m community centre

September 12, 2020

Former bowls pavilion transformed into thriving community space starts to welcome local groups   Residents in an area of Cardiff are celebrating the completion of a new £2m community centre. Grange Pavilion is the culmination of a six-year partnership between Cardiff University’s Community Gateway project and resident groups Grange Pavilion Project and Grangetown Community Action. […]

Grow your own food at Grange Pavilion – new community project will give nature a boost

August 22, 2020

Grange Pavilion is helping residents reverse nature’s decline and grow their own food thanks to a new garden scheme from environmental charity Keep Wales Tidy.   ‘Local Places for Nature’ is offering communities free ‘development’ packages that include training, advice, practical help and support to install new green spaces, as well as tools, materials and […]

Grangetown Art Party

July 22, 2020

The Art Party is a new initiative to help put Grangetown on the culture map as a centre for arts and creativity. The aim of the group is to connect artists and share their skills in community workshops. We hope to attract artists with a range of skills from graffiti, calligraphy, painting or drawing, textiles, […]

How Grange Pavilion Will Benefit Grangetown

April 14, 2020

As the launch of Grange Pavilion has been postponed due to unprecedented circumstances, we are aware that people may be concerned about the future of the project, especially while a lot of things are still up in the air. With delays in construction and individuals needing to self-isolate and/or work from home, the uncertainty can […]

Grange Pavilion Storyboard: opportunity for local artist

March 4, 2020

To mark and celebrate the opening of the new Grange Pavilion, Creative Cardiff and Community Gateway will join forces to bring to life an embodiment of the Pavilion’s redevelopment. This storytelling project will profile a selection of stories marking milestones from the Pavilion’s redevelopment journey. These may include the Pavilion’s journey to creation, the hopes […]