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Upcoming consultation for the proposed Llanharan Link Road scheme

Residents will shortly be able to have their say on the proposed Llanharan Link Road through a public consultation – to help the Council finalise its planning application, which will be formally submitted in the New Year

29 September 2021

First stage of repairs to the Iron Tram Bridge will begin this week

The first stage of repairs will begin from this week to repair the Iron Tram Bridge near Robertstown – which will see the Ancient Monument sympathetically restored off site and then reinstalled next year

29 September 2021

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Foster Carer?

A new campaign has been launched by Foster Wales, the new network of 22 Local Authority fostering services across the country, which aims to make a substantial national impact on the futures of young people.

29 September 2021

Cabinet to consider new major 21st Century Schools proposals

The Council could develop several significant 21st Century Schools projects thanks to an additional £85m in funding from Welsh Government's 21st Century Schools and Colleges Programme – including the potential for a new special school...

28 September 2021

Extending the Real Living Wage to Council contracted adult independent social care sector workers

The Council could formally make a commitment to ensure Council-contracted adult independent social care workers, and all direct payment recipients, in Rhondda Cynon Taf are paid at least the Real Living Wage – by helping independent...

28 September 2021

Council Leader responds to Welsh Government coal tips call

Councillor Andrew Morgan: "I fully support the Finance and Local Government Minister's calls for Wales to receive its fair share of funding to effectively tackle this legacy issue"

28 September 2021

Supporting Our Armed Forces Community And Military Families

The daughter of a Falklands War hero who was killed during the bombing of the Sir Galahad almost 40 years ago says she is grateful to the Council's Armed Forces Veterans Service.

28 September 2021

Council 'Highly Commended' At Management Awards

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has been 'Highly Commended' at the Excellence in People Management Awards 2021, which were held during the Public Services People Managers Association Virtual Conference.

28 September 2021

Rules to reduce alcohol-related anti-social behaviour extended

The rules enforcing 'no alcohol zones' on the streets of Aberdare and Pontypridd town centres will be extended by three years – after Cabinet agreed a new Public Spaces Protection Order having considered consultation feedback

27 September 2021

Lido Ponty extends season to Oct 17

The incredible team at the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, have done it again – extending the current season by another two weeks until October 17th!

24 September 2021

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