Teacher Receives Lockdown Hero Award

A Rhondda Cynon Taf teacher has received the UK Lockdown Hero Award for Learner and Community Support at the annual Pearson National Teaching Awards.

27 July 2021

Maerdy Mountain Road summer work to future-proof the route

Here's all you need to know about the Maerdy Mountain Road summer work – including details about the road closure, bus arrangements, the need for the work and why it is being carried out now

26 July 2021

RCT Care Worker Honoured At Awards

A care worker from Rhondda Cynon Taf is among the 12 extraordinary care workers recognised as Care Stars who shone brightly during the past 15 months in Wales.

26 July 2021

First 'hybrid' Council meeting conducted using webcasting system

Cabinet Members and Officers either attended the meeting in person, in the Council Chamber, or remotely through the Zoom platform – in the first step towards future live broadcasting of Council meetings

26 July 2021

Best Wishes To Our Olympian Calum Jarvis

Rhondda Cynon Taf swimmer Calum Jarvis is competing at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, one of 27 Welsh athletes representing Team Great Britain.

26 July 2021

A4119 traffic light upgrades at the Talbot Road junction

The Council will soon start work to deliver essential traffic light upgrades at the A4119's junction with Talbot Road – having completed similar work to the two nearby accesses to Talbot Green Retail Park in previous years

23 July 2021

Lido Statement – Councillor Andrew Morgan, Leader of RCT Council

Statement from Councillor Andrew Morgan, Leader of RCT Council, on the "unacceptable" issues with the Lido Ponty booking system.

22 July 2021

Summer of Leisure for Students

Leisure for Life has launched a scorching summer offer for students aged 18 and under and those in full-time higher education.

21 July 2021

Extra daily spaces for the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty

Extra spaces will be made available each day at the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, with the extra spaces available to book from Thursday (22 July) for Friday's (23 July) sessions

21 July 2021

Welsh in Education Strategic Plan consultation agreed by Cabinet

Cabinet Members have agreed to the Council undertaking an engagement and consultation process in relation to publishing its new Welsh in Education Strategic Plan (WESP), having considered its latest draft version

21 July 2021