Celebrating our Foster Carers

Men and women in Rhondda Cynon Taf who have opened their homes, families and hearts to children and young people who need it the most have been awarded for their 120+ years commitment to foster care.

22 December 2017

New athletics facility for Aberdare following leisure centre demolition

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has now fully demolished the old Michael Sobell Sports Centre in Aberdare, which will make way for a £3m athletics track

22 December 2017

Llantrisant Community Route now open to the public

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has now completed works on the Llantrisant Community Route, which has provided a new shared cycling and walking footpath through Talbot Green

22 December 2017

Expansion of Dinas Community Recycling Centre

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council will expand its Community Recycling Centre (CRC) in Dinas, Porth – with work on site due to begin during Spring 2018

21 December 2017

Van-full of kindness for the homeless

Kind-hearted Rhondda Cynon Taf Council staff have donated a van-full of food, clothes and toiletries for those most in need this Christmas, as part of their annual festive campaign.

21 December 2017

Nos Galan Poster Competition Winners

The 2017 Nos Galan Poster Competition winners have been announced

21 December 2017

Council Tax exemption agreed for care leavers aged 18 to 25

Cabinet have agreed to introduce a Council Tax exemption for residents leaving Rhondda Cynon Taf's care system – the first Local Authority in Wales to implement this policy for care leavers up to the age of 25

19 December 2017

New PSPO to tackle alcohol-related anti-social behaviour

Cabinet have agreed to consult over the proposed introduction of a new Order to control alcohol-related anti-social behaviour in the County Borough

19 December 2017

Don't be a turkey this Christmas

Essential food safety advice this Christmas

19 December 2017

Ground-breaking plans for a new Eco Park at Bryn Pica

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has announced plans for a multi-million pound Eco Park development at its Bryn Pica Waste Management Facility – which would be the first of its kind in the UK.

18 December 2017