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Cardiff Prison Address and Contact details

Cardiff Prison address and contact details

HM Prison Cardiff Cardiff Prison can be found in the Adamsdown area of the city, postcode CF24 0UG, and is a category B Local/Training Male only facility. Operated by Her Majesty’s Prison Service, Cardiff Prison holds prisoners from the surrounding court area of South East Wales and has a current capacity of 784 inmates in cellular accommodation. This was increased …

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Fishing Boat Charter from Cardiff Bay

Fishing boat charters - Escape charters

One of the most pleasing things about visiting or living in Cardiff as a fisherman is that there is a large variety of manners to enjoy the sport a fishing boat charter being one of them. Being a major Port on the Bristol Channel means that there is plenty of choice to take a fishing boat charter with three marinas …

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Over 50’s activities in Cardiff

Over 50 actiity

With 50 now the new 30 over 50’s activities are probably going to be a bit more out there than if we had written this article 20 years ago. While classic leisure activities remain and we list some of those below there is a far greater participation in more vigorous activities for the over 50’s. Solo Seniors Typical activities for this …

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Cardiff Bay fishing

Cardiff Bay Fishing - Cardiff barrage sunrise

As Cardiff Bay has matured as a watercourse the fish population has diversified and the habitats developed currently Cardiff Bay fishing is thriving. Cardiff Bay fishing of the coarse variety  is now very healthy with chub, perch, roach, carp, rudd and bream now present. Unsurprisingly with this range of fish our old freshwater predator the pike is also present to …

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Flying Fifteen Origins

Flying Fifteen origins- Pensive Temptress 108

Cardiff Bay is home to 2 sailing clubs, Cardiff Bay Yacht Club and Cardiff Yacht Club, they both feature the excellent Flying Fifteen keelboat who’s origins go all the way back to the first Olympics after the Second World War. Today the one boat that everyone know was designed by Uffa fox is the Flying Fifteen, but in 1948 Uffa …

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Protein Shakes – The basics

Protein shakes

Whilst personal trainers promote protein shakes as part of a weight loss program, incredibly the market in the USA last year was worth $2.7 billion dollars. This article takes a look at the use of protein shakes and what to look out for.   What are protein shakes? Basically they are milk shakes with an added protein powder. Some can …

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Hotel and Spa in Cardiff

Cardiff Hotel and Spa- St Davids Hotel

One of the most iconic hotels in Cardiff is the St Davids Hotel, this is in our view the one hotel and spa in Cardiff. Apart from being a hotel with spectacular views over Cardiff Bay it is perhaps its peripheral facilities that make  St Davids Hotel such a hit! If you are looking for a Hotel and Spa in …

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Street Dance Cardiff Bay

Street dance Cardiff

Street dance Cardiff is a fast growing and fun activity for all ages regardless of gender or ability and is a great way to make new friends, keep fit, or just doing something that you have a passion for. Street dance Cardiff and all over the world is a colloquial dance form which has been developed on the streets of …

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The Waterguard Cardiff Bay Pubs

Cardiff Bay Pubs - The Waterguard

The Waterguard is a pub on the move, no it really is on the move! Or rather was moved in 1993 from the Bay in the Pier area. Completed in 2001 it is adjacent to the Norwegian church, which was also moved. The pub is a good place to kick back and relax in the evening. It has interesting architectural …

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Boat Trips in Cardiff Bay

Boat trips Cardiff - Aquabus

If you fancy a boat trips in Cardiff Bay there are lots of ways to do it. Pleasure boat trips The Waterbus, the Aquabus and the Openboat are similar in their style in that they include boat trips round the Bay and depending on the boat also up the river Taff and Ely. It goes without saying that if you …

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