Further measures considered to tackle empty properties

Councillors will consider removing the Council Tax discount currently applied to empty properties in the Borough as a further measure to tackle the number of vacant premises in RCT

12 January 2018

Council secures £1.39m funding for local Highway schemes

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has secured more than £1.3m in additional funding from the Welsh Government to help fund local Highway schemes.

12 January 2018

Record-breaking recycling effort over Christmas and New Year

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council collected around 2,000 tonnes of dry recycling and 550 tonnes of food waste over the festive period – following an excellent recycling effort by residents!

10 January 2018

Find out more about Fostering

Fostering RCT will be taking to the streets, shops and markets of the county borough this month - encouraging more people to find out more about foster care.

09 January 2018

First works on site as Taff Vale development gathers pace

After years of anticipation the ground is about to be broken at Pontypridd's Taff Vale site, as construction of Rhondda Cynon Taf Council's major mixed-use development is about to begin

09 January 2018

Vote For Nos Galan Road Races

The world-famous Nos Galan Road Races has been voted the Best 5k Race in Wales

09 January 2018

New funding begins exciting 2018 for Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has secured additional Welsh Government funding of £500,000 for its Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link Scheme – bringing the total current investment to more than £9m

08 January 2018

Christie's Commonwealth Games Call-Up

Weightlifter Christie Williams is named in Team Wales for the 2018 Commonwealth Games

08 January 2018

Jack Jones Celebrates 80th Birthday

To kick-start the 80th anniversary celebrations of the Coliseum Theatre, Aberdare, American singer Jack Jones is bringing his 80th Birthday Celebration Tour to the venue

05 January 2018

What A Night At The Races

A total of 1,700 people took part in the 2017 Nos Galan Road Races, with almost 10,000 spectators lining the route in Mountain Ash to cheer them on

04 January 2018