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Free shuttle bus service for Margaret Street embankment works

The Council is giving advanced notice of upcoming work at Margaret Street in Pontygwaith, to further investigate a damaged section of embankment – with a free shuttle bus service arranged across two weekends of road closures

10 February 2022

All seven of our town centres now have FREE public-access Wi-Fi

The Council has now delivered upon its commitment to provide FREE public access Wi-Fi across all seven of its town centres – with the recent roll-out in Pontypridd completing the programme across Rhondda Cynon Taf

10 February 2022

RCT Virtual Careers Fair 2022

In partnership with Vfairs, the Council will be hosting its third FREE Virtual Careers Fair on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 (10am to 5pm) following its success in its two previous Virtual Careers Fairs in 2021.

10 February 2022

Young Learners From RCT Named As Blue Peter Judges

Young Learners at Cwmbach Church in Wales Primary School are to feature on the world's longest-running television show, having taken part in a successful UK-wide literacy challenge.

10 February 2022

 Staying Well at Work Project Highly Commended in Award

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council's Staying Well at Work project has been highly commended in the prestigious Society of Occupational Medicine Occupational Health Awards 2021.

09 February 2022

Improving Council's Recruitment Process For Armed Forces Community

To further demonstrate the Council's continued support and commitment to its Armed Forces community, and to honour the spirit of the Armed Forces Covenant, the Council has launched its new Guaranteed Interview Scheme.

09 February 2022

First pilot scheme to improve unadopted roads is now complete

The first scheme within the Council's pilot project to improve and adopt seven private roads across Rhondda Cynon Taf is now complete – after resurfacing and drainage improvements were delivered at Trafalgar Terrace in Ystrad

04 February 2022

Significant scheme to stabilise the embankment at Llwyncelyn Road

The Council will begin necessary work to stabilise the embankment next to a section of Llwyncelyn Road in Porth (from February 14) – a significant scheme which requires traffic to be reduced to one direction only, to ensure safety

04 February 2022

Latest set of Section 19 Flood Investigation Reports published

An additional three Section 19 Flood Investigation Reports following Storm Dennis have been published by the Council today, bringing the total number to nine. The latest reports focus on Hirwaun, Pontypridd and Nantgarw

31 January 2022

Consultation for the 2022/23 Draft Budget Strategy now underway

Cabinet has agreed to progress the Draft Budget Strategy for 2022/23 having considered the detailed proposals on Thursday – and residents can now have their say in a consultation exercise running until February 11

28 January 2022

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