Rugby Legend Urges Residents To Keep RCT Safe

Rugby Union legend Alun Wyn Jones is backing Rhondda Cynon Taf Council's COVID-19 appeal to residents as confirmed cases continue to increase across the south-east Wales region, resulting in local restrictions placed on six County Boroughs

23 September 2020

Our numbers are heading in the wrong direction: Joint Statement by Cwm Taf Morgannwg Leaders

By 6pm this evening, RCT, Bridgend and Merthyr Tydfil County Boroughs, part of Cwm Taf Morgannwg UHB area, will have local restrictions put in place which are linked to sharp rises in Coronavirus cases in these areas and growing concerns

22 September 2020

It's time for RCT to Be Mighty and Recycle.

Wales may be a small country, but when it comes to recycling, we punch way above our weight. We're already the third best recycling nation in the world, and now we're calling on everyone in Wales to join together to help make us first.

22 September 2020

Local Improvement and Closure Notices Lifted for Compliant Businesses

The following premises have now either re-opened or have had their Improvement Notices lifted following a visit from the Council's Public Health and Protection teams.

22 September 2020

Engaging with 1,100 businesses in Rhondda Cynon Taf town centres

The Council has engaged with 1,100 businesses in its eight town centres since face coverings became mandatory in shops across Wales – and generally received very positive feedback on the efforts to stop the virus spreading in retail areas

21 September 2020

Three primary schools proposed for 21st Century Schools investment

Cabinet will receive an update on the Mutual Investment Model funding element of Welsh Government's 21st Century Schools and Colleges Programme – through which three RCT primary schools have been proposed for future investment

21 September 2020

Latest Premises Closure Notice served in Aberdare

A licensed premises in Aberdare has been issued with a Premises Closure Notice for failing to comply with Covid-19 guidance and regulations, while another licensed establishment in the area is served with a Premises Improvement Notice

18 September 2020

Work to assess the damage to Feeder Pipe footbridge in Abercynon

The Council will begin important work from Monday to progress the scheme to replace the storm-damaged Feeder Pipe footbridge, located between Abercynon and Quakers Yard

18 September 2020

Culvert system upgrades to get underway in Fernhill

The Council will begin an important scheme to upgrade two culvert inlets in Fernhill, to reduce the risk of flooding during periods of heavy rainfall

18 September 2020

Further interventions announced to stop the spread of Coronavirus in RCT

The Welsh Government has announced that further interventions will come into force across all of Rhondda Cynon Taf from 6pm on Thursday 17, September, to help prevent increasing Coronavirus cases from spreading further

16 September 2020