Play Areas Update

The majority of play areas have re-opened today with the remaining due to be re-opened by the end of this week.

20 July 2020

Transport for Wales bus pilot extends to Rhondda Cynon Taf

The Council has worked in partnership with Transport for Wales and Stagecoach to extend the 'fflecsi' pilot scheme to the 152 bus service between #Tonypandy and #Hendreforgan

20 July 2020

Residents urged to act responsibly as pubs reopen

With public houses and restaurants beginning to reopen for outdoor use only in Wales due to the easing of lockdown restrictions, residents are reminded to remain sensible at all times and adhere to all signage and guidance provided

17 July 2020

School return arrangements confirmed for September 2020

Parents and carers have received a letter from the Education and Inclusion Service Director explaining the local 'back to school' plan for the 2020/21 academic year – with schools across RCT opening for a phased return from September 3

17 July 2020

Core Active Travel Fund allocation to Rhondda Cynon Taf

The Council has been allocated £726,000 from Welsh Government's Core Active Travel Fund in 2020/21, to progress a number of walking and cycling schemes in 11 areas of investment across the County Borough

16 July 2020

Maintenance of the footbridge near A4119 Williamstown Roundabout

The Council will undertake the next phase of planned maintenance repairs to the footbridge near A4119 Williamstown Roundabout – requiring some traffic management and footbridge closures to carry out elements of the work

16 July 2020

St Albans Bridge replacement reaches important landmark

The significant ongoing scheme to replace St Albans Bridge in Blaenrhondda has reached an important milestone, as large steel beams are being delivered to the works site for installation over the coming weeks

14 July 2020

Parking arrangements in Aberdare and Pontypridd extended by a month

The Council has announced it will extend current free parking arrangements in Aberdare and Pontypridd Town Centres until the end of August 2020

13 July 2020

Three further libraries to reopen later this week

The Leader of the Council has made a statement about the intention to re-open the next stage of the Council's library services – extending to three further branches on Thursday

13 July 2020

Pedestrian crossing improvements in Penrhiwceiber and Mountain Ash

The Council has delivered pedestrian crossing improvements to increase safety at a busy area in Penrhiwceiber – closely following on from an upgrade to a pedestrian crossing point on the A4059 in Mountain Ash

10 July 2020