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17-10-2014 > Huge Cardiff Scheme Hits Hump

The Embankment, CardiffMassive plans, encouraged by Cardiff Council, that could see the renovation of a brownfield site in Butetown have won planning approval.

18-04-2013 > Cardiff Marina Tower Restarts

Horizon Tower, CardiffAs a sure sign that the new build apartment market in the Welsh capital, Cardiff, is starting to recover, Bellway Homes has restarted work on the Horizon Tower.

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25-07-2012 > Cardiffs Tallest Building Sold

Capital Tower, CardiffThe tallest office building in Cardiff, Capital Tower, has been sold for a mere 12.35 million to the Topland Group.

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11-06-2011 > Admiral HQ Wins Approval

Admiral Headquarters, CardiffThe spec designed headquarters for the Admiral Group, the insurance company that has a guy dressed like Nelson on their adverts, has received the green light from the planning committee of Cardiff City Council.

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31-08-2010 > Glass Needle Dumped For Dual Hotel Building

No ImagePlans for the so-called Glass Needle in Cardiff seem to have fallen by the wayside to be replaced by a proposal from Archial for a new 12-storey hotel building split into two distinct sections catering for different parts of the market with a maximum height of 45 metres.

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01-04-2010 > How To Build Your Dragon

Awakening The Dragon, WrexhamIt looks like it has escaped from a film memorabilia shop, but this structure of a 23 metre tall dragon statue perched atop a 31 metre high glass observation platform is the latest idea to create an Angel of the North, this time in Chirk in the borough of Wrexham, North Wales.

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24-08-2009 > Tower Plans To Transform Barry Island

Barry Island, Vale of GlamorganBarry Island in south Wales used to be a buzzing seaside town offering year round entertainment with its esplanade, blue flag beach, Butlins camp and a well known funfair.

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12-06-2009 > Newports Friars Walk Dropped

Friars Walk, NewportAfter over four years on the drawing board Modus Properties has finally decided to drop their proposals for Friars Walk shopping centre in Newport.

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19-05-2010 > Work Begins On Latest Cardiff Hotel

Central Hotel, CardiffPiling is beginning on a new 12 floor hotel in the very centre of Cardiff to fill the empty Central Hotel site that saw the previous building burned down in 2003.

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15-10-2009 > New Tallest Approved In Cardiff

Bayscape, CardiffPlans by Custard Architecture to design Wales' tallest building have been given the go-ahead by Cardiff City Council following a full planning application for the scheme.

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07-07-2009 > Work Resumes On Meridian Quay

Meridian Quay, SwanseaWork has gotten into full swing again following the resolution of the will they/won't they continue building it dispute that saw Carillion Construction drop tools and threaten to walk away from constructing Wales tallest building.

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26-01-2009 > Huge New Planning Application For Cardiff

Capital Quarter, CardiffCardiff City Council has received a planning application for what is one of the largest redevelopment sites left in the centre of the city.

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