100 days in Cardiff – the new buildings of Cardiff

We Are Cardiff contributor Jeremy Rees is recording his days in and around Cardiff with 100 photographs of local points of interest. We’ll be publishing some of them here on We Are Cardiff – and make sure you tune in to Jeremy as he presents the Saturday Soulful Breakfast on Radio Cardiff!

The new buildings of Cardiff

the buildings

“For a change, here is a view of the ‘new’ Cardiff – the buildings (Central Library, John Lewis and Radisson Blu) were designed to give a feel of ships heading into docks as a ‘nod’ to the maritime heritage, and I suppose it does have that sense about it. Very cleverly done. The revamped city centre has been a success in many ways, though whether it will survive the passage of time as long as some of the buildings it replaced remains to be seen…”

Thanks Jeremy! Catch you next time…