Evolving cities - The changing face of Cardiff

A look at the transformational change that has occurred in Cardiff over the last 10 years and the major developments that will drive its evolution over the next decade.


Type Research

Date 01/09/2017

Cardiff has become a popular tourist and business location underpinned by major investments in leisure, sports and cultural venues and its ability to offer high quality office stock.

It is one of the fastest growing cities in the UK and has the strongest projected population growth in Wales over the next five years. To ensure growth is sustained the city needs to continue to invest in infrastructure, particularly homes and transport, to overcome the growing pressures.

The changing face of Cardiff identifies a series of ambitious projects over the next decade which will continue to help shape the city’s success.