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2023 Editions

21st September – City of Arcades Day Returns on 18th November 2023

15th August – 2023 Christmas Packages

3rd August – Invitation to the launch of the City Ambition Fund: Round 3

20th July – Lush Wellbeing Evening

29th June – New City of Arcades Walking Tours to Showcase Cardiff’s Rich History & Culinary Delights

19th June – Cardiff’s First Proud Exhibition

6th June – Free Coffee at Bru with The Card

23rd May – Help Make Cardiff an Equality City

17th May – An Update on FOR Cardiff’s Leadership Team

10th May – First Wave of City Ambition Fund Projects Announced

3rd May – Invitation to the FOR Cardiff Showcase and Equality City Launch

20th April – Proud Exhibition: LGBTQIA+ Stories Call Out

4th April – The Dino Discovery Trail is Now Live

22nd March – Dino Discovery Trail

15th February – City Ambition Fund

1st February – Annual Business Survey

24th January – Training and Annual Showcase Change

2022 Editions

15th December – Welsh Government Business Rates Review and more

1st December – The Light of Winter + 14th Newsletter

16th November: Food Cardiff + Lenticular Artwork

10th  November – The Card App Launches

20th October – Invite to cocktail club and City of Arcades Week

6th October – City of Arcades Week, Equality City Survey

21st September – Christmas party menus

16th September – Freshers road closures

9th September – road closure

22nd August – 13th quarterly newsletter

2nd August – Invite to The Card App Launch

19th July – Announcement of The Card App

4th July – City Ambition Fund 10 Announced

22nd June – Cardiff Achieves Purple Flag Accreditation for the Third Time

21st June – Meet the Business Engagement Team

14th June Summer Networking Event Invite

31st May – NEF surveys, tailored e-newsletters

24th May – terrorism awareness training, feedback surveys

10th May – Happy to chat bench and an invitation to Scaredy Cats Cafe Bar

4th May – 12th edition newsletter

13th April – City Ambition Fund Launches

6th April – Cardiff city centre manifesto is published

24th March – Nick Jr Model Trail Coming to Cardiff this Easter

10th March – SentrySIS,Give DIFFerently contactless points

25th Feburary – VIP Launch at Heidi’s Bier Bar

24th February – What’s on in Cardiff this St David’s Day

23rd February – Minty’s Gig Guide live music map of Cardiff

17th February – Red weather warning: Storm Eunice

9th February – 2022 training programme and internship funding launches

27th January – 11th edition newsletter launches, for you week survey and more

17th January – FOR You Week launches, Covid-19 grant information, sustainable transport

14th January – Book now for FOR You Week

10th January – Get Involved in FOR You Week

2021 Editions

16th December – Christmas Opening Times

6th December – FOR You Week Call for Events to Businesses

1st December – Christmas Has Arrived in Cardiff

12th November– Cardiff Women’s Safety Network launches

26th October – Invite to Safer Streets for Women event

4th October – Survey on recruitment within Cardiff’s retail and hospitality sector

14th September – Safe Places Launches

6th August – Art and Soul of Cardiff – City of Arcades Art Installation Launched

21st July – FOR Cardiff 2020/2021 Annual Report, Queens Arcade Redevelopment Webinar

14th July – Welsh Government Covid-19 update, Business Healthy Travel Charter Lunchtime Webinars

5th July – BID Ballot Result

28th June – Training Relaunches and Road Closure Info

2nd June – FOR Cardiff Ballot Opens Tomorrow

19th May – The Card Offers are back and FOR Cardiff Achieves British BIDs Accreditation

12th May – Delivering the Future FOR Cardiff – 2021-26 Business Plan

7th May – Set your reminders for the launch of our 2021-26 Business Plan

23rd April – Castle Street Consultation Business Meeting

21st April – NCP Parking Offer

9th April – Welsh Government Update

1st April – Welsh Government Update

18th March – Safe Places call for business interest

12th March – Castle Street Consultation Links and Consultation Phase for FOR Cardiff’s Second term closing in a week

24th February – Creatives of the Capital Event, Adrian Field Blog and Jenny Rathbone Update

24th January – Digital St David’s Day Event and Adrian Field Blog announcing new Board Members and Marketing Committee members


13th January – Canal Quarter Plans Revealed and New Castle Quarter Rejuvenation Project Proposed

2020 Editions

18th December – Tier 4 Restrictions Update and #ChristmasAtCardiff Campaign

17th December – BID2 Consultation Survey Launches

30th November – New Hospitality Measures come into Place

16th November – The Latest FOR Cardiff Newsletter is now Live & Gift Card Corporate Offers Launch

9th November – Call for applications for the Cardiff Christmas Video Series

2nd November – Firebreak details announced

28th October – Cardiff Council Open Lockdown Non-Domestic Grant Applications & Economic Resilience Fund Phase 3 Opens

19th October – FOR Cardiff’s Statement on the ‘Fire Break’ Lockdown

16th October – John Lewis and M&S join the gift card and FOR Cardiff partners with Barclays & SMP for safety event

25th September – Local Lockdown Announcement

24th September – Job Support Scheme Announcement

22nd September – FOR Cardiff’s Statement on Welsh Governments Hospitality Announcement

4th September – FOR Cardiff Recovery Survey and The Botanist 50% The Card Offer

24th August – The Street Pastors Receive Funding from FOR Cardiff & ATCM Homeless Lead Emily’s Blog on Homelessness

14th August – The Night Marshals Return

4th August – Castle Quarter Cafe Success & Eat Out to Help Out Video Series

27th July – Invite to Hospitality Businesses to Join the Castle Quarter Cafe Delivery App

20th July – Eat Out to Help Out Marketing Campaign

14th July – FOR Cardiff Cardiff Life Civic Award Win & Cardiff Council Announces their Temporary Trading Area Application

9th July – Thoughts from Adrian Field on the Chancellors Summer Statement

3rd July – City Centre Update from Adrian Field, Discounted Cleaning Offer & Bike Maintenance Workshops

26th June – The Ambassador Team Return

22nd June – Welcome back, as Non-Essential Retail Reopens all of the Info you need

16th June – The Launch of the FOR Cardiff Business Support Portal and Digital Toolkit

11th June – Cardiff Council Launched its City Reopening Plan

4th June – The Launch of the 2019/20 Annual Report & Invite to ‘A Year Review’ Webinar

19th May – Transport Webinar and the Launch of an Online Resources Hub

13th May – Life after Furlough – Online workshop exclusive to FOR Cardiff Members


24th April – Cardiff Gift Cards for Key Workers and Free Training for Businesses

17th April – Second Phase of Resilience Fund Opens for Applications

16th April – An Update from the BID Industry, Call for Aspiring & Established Artists and FREE Bira Membership

9th April – Message from Adrian Field to Members, Shop Cardiff Capital FM Partnership Announced and Grants Update

31st March – Welsh Government Funding Announced, Shop Cardiff Goes Live & Furlough Webinar Released

30th March – Communications Webinar, Your Furlough Questions Answered with JCP Solicitors & Cost Savings for your Business

27th March – COVID-19 Grants go Live, FOR Cardiff Announce Dedicated Police resource for Vacant Premises & South Wales Police Crime Prevention Video.

25th March – 53% of Cardiff Businesses at Risk of Permanent Closure due to COVID-19 – FOR Cardiff Week 1 Survey Results

24th March – Launch of the JD Gym & JCP Solicitors Webinars, Safety Advice & Drinkaware Training

19th March – Appeal of Questions for a FREE Covid-19 Member Webinar from experts JCP Solicitors

19th March – The launch of ‘Shop Cardiff’ launching a vitual High Street for Cardiff

18th March – COVID-19 Business Impact Survey and Update on FOR Cardiff Cleansing, Policing & CABC Services

E-Newsletter 68 – CABC Launches Exclusion Scheme, Brains join the Card & New Team Members

E-Newsletter 67 – Invitation for Businesses to Feedback, Edition 9 of the Newsletter & Wallich Training Partnership

E-Newsletter 66 – Annual Member Survey Launched and National CAP Award Win

E-Newsletter 65 – Beethoven BBC Event Announcement & Health Travel Charter Event Invite

2019 Editions

E-Newsletter 64 – Cardiff turned in a Giant Advent Calendar and the Launch of the Latest Card Offers

E-Newsletter 63 – Footfall Success for City of Arcades Day and Announcement of the Customer Service Award Winners

E-newsletter 62 – FOR Cardiff wins International Excellence Award for City of Arcades, Adrian Field joins Cardiff Music Board

E-Newsletter 61 – Adrian Field’s Response to the St Mary Street Businesses Petition

E-Newsletter 60 – City of Arcades day, The Launch of the Homeless Charter and Discounted Well-being Training

E-Newsletter 59 – Launch Photos, NCP Offer, How to Videos for Business Videos and an Invite to BBN launch

E-Newsletter 58 – How to use The Card, Road Closure info & an Opening Offer for Honest Burger

E-Newsletter 57 – The Launch event of The Card….

E-Newsletter 56 – Floral decoration fills the city, Recruiting and Cleansing Team before & after

E-Newsletter 55– Lates – Space Member Offer, CABC Award Win and AGM Invite

E-Newsletter 54 – Tafwyl sponsorship success, JD Gyms Wellness Member Offer & Award Success

E-Newsletter 53 – Discounted Media Buying, CABC Accreditation & Member Graffiti Removal

E-Newsletter 52 – The Annual Showcase 2018/19

E-Newsletter 51 – Introducing……THE CARD

E-Newsletter 50 – An Invitation to the Annual Showcase and discounted member parking and insurance

E-Newsletter 49 – New Taxi Rank and Varsity Business Support

E-Newsletter 48 – The Daff Trail in all its Glory

E-Newsletter 47 – WRU and FOR Cardiff celebrate Welsh Rugby

E-Newsletter 46 – Tents in the City Centre – FOR Cardiff’s Statement

E-Newsletter 45 – Reaching out to Rough Sleepers – A Business Event from the Wallich

E-Newsletter 44 – Cardiff Bucks the UK Footfall Trend over Christmas

E-Newsletter 43 – Purple Flag accreditation secured by FOR Cardiff & New Training Programme released

2018 Editions 

E-Newsletter 42 – The Launch of the #GingerbreadMun House!

E-Newsletter 41 – Winter Drinks Photos and a Special Christmas Surprise

E-Newsletter 40 – An exclusive Cardiff Bus offer for FOR Cardiff members

E-Newsletter 39 – A Invitation to FOR Cardiff Winter Drinks


E-Newsletter 37 – FREE Vulnerability Awareness Training, City of Arcades going live in Bristol & Bath and business events

E-Newsletter 36 – 115 Sign Ups to Mystery Shopping and Customer Service Awards

E-Newsletter 35 – 10k Votes Cast for the City of Arcades, Brass Bands & Join our Team

E-Newsletter 34 – The Launch of our Showcase Video, more Award Nominations & Mystery Shopping for Members

E-Newsletter 33– The City of Arcades, Award wins and Litter Pick Plans!

E-Newsletter 32– Fantastic offers for members on NextBike and Too Good to Go

E-Newsletter 31 – Information overload

E-Newsletter 30 – Sport, sport and more sport for Cardiff

E-Newsletter 29 – The Launch of the Night Marshals

E-Newsletter – An Invitation to FOR Cardiff’s Annual Showcase

E-Newsletter 28– Big Graduate Fair Discount and Bespoke Coffee for all!

E-Newsletter – Business Survey – Joshua vs. Parker

E-Newsletter 27 – The Launch of Give DIFFerently with Sam Warburton

E-Newsletter 26 – Deep cleansing team now permanent & business wide survey taking place

E-Newsletter 25 – GDPR Training, 6 Nations & Joshua Road closures and great value meeting rooms

E-Newsletter 24 – The Winter Newsletter is here!

E-Newsletter 23 – An Invitation to the Launch of CABC

2017 Editions 

E-Newsletter 22 – A Campaign in partnership to help the homeless – GIVE DIFFerently

E-Newsletter 21 – New Business Crime Reduction Partnership and Radio Supplier

E-Newsletter 20 – Gin Tasting, Choirs or Walking Tours?

E-Newsletter 19 – The launch of the FOR Cardiff Social

E-Newsletter 18 – FREE Training for all!

E-Newsletter 17 – Do you want a chance to be part of campaign reaching millions?

E-Newsletter 16 – New look, new projects, new name

E-Newsletter 15 – FREE Business Expo Stand Competition, Event Reminder & Government Policy

E-Newsletter 14 – Student Safety Bus and FREE Table Tennis Tables!

E-Newsletter 13– An Invitation to a BID Business & Stakeholder event

E-Newsletter 12 – BAFTA Sponsorship & Business Opportunities and the Snowdog Launch

E-Newsletter 11 – Bike Removal, Cleansing and Mystery Shopping Project Update

E-Newsletter 10 – Training Needs Survey and Business Savings Opportunity Update

E-Newsletter 9 – The Ambassadors first 90 days

E-Newsletter 8 – Welsh Language Survey, Additional Taxi Marshals & Event Sponsorship

E-Newsletter 7– Park & Ride Discount, Flowers and Independent Business Cost Savings

E-Newsletter 6 – Champions League Offers

E-Newsletter 5 – Champions League Business Briefing

E-Newsletter 4– Meet the Ambassadors

E-Newsletter 3 – Superfast Broadband, Taxi Marshals and FREE Training

E-Newsletter 2 – Request for Guest Bloggers and Street Entertainment Inspiration

E-Newsletter 1– Get Lost in Cardiff Sponsorship, Street Cleansing and Christmas Safety Partnership