What the press say about Pontcanna…

Press articles collated below – click on the green links below to read the full article, please send anything relevant you spot.

Coffee#1 chain looks to open new cafe in Pontcanna at old Ballatynes site.
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Pontcanna residents object to plans for new flats and supermarket – article and also in the SW Echo – WalesOnline 13/01/12 Great publicity for campaign, website and twitter:
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A store in Whitchurch, Cardiff, was converted into a Tesco Express format when Tesco acquired the One Stop group of convenience stores. Since then, residents have entered negotiation with Tesco, which has admitted that this store is the worst in the UK for traffic and delivery problems.
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‘Pontcanna People speak out’ video

Local residents meeting to discuss the proposals and raise funds for the PP campaign homeowners-united-against-pontcanna-pine-supermarket-development

The PP developer confirms he is in talks with supermarkets:
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Local shops and traders in Pontcanna saying they cannot cope with expensive rents and lack of parking – resulting in shop closures in the area: Pontcanna store closes as high rates and parking problems impact traders | Cardiff | guardian.co.uk

Supermarket giants ‘invading’ our high streets:
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Sent in by Peter – its about Sainsburys Supermarket… and a large bus…
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