Photos of the rain-drenched streets of Cardiff – city centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Growing up in Cardiff – Britain’s wettest city – I’m very familiar with being endlessly pelted with rain, drizzle and thunderous downpours, and yesterday my home town delivered in full during my brief visit.  Here’s some photos:

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Queen Street.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

But first, a pint at the Church Inn, Llanishen.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

St Isan’s Church, Llanishen.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Llanishen station in the rain.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Queen Street.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Bronze statue of a miner, by Robert Thomas, 2005.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

A rain-soaked Queen Street.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Royal Arcade.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

St Mary Street.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Caroline Street (aka ‘chip alley’).

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Towards the station.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Cardiff Central’s delightful ticket hall.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Rainy reflections.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

New offices opposite the station.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Tiled platform signs, Cardiff Central (or Cardiff General to older folks).

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Waiting for the train to London under the station’s horrible orangey sodium lamps.

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

Photos of the rain-soaked streets of Cardiff - City centre and Llanishen at night, Jan 2020

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