Armed Forces Day 2020

With Armed Forces Day being held this weekend, RCT is reflecting on events past, which have been an annual celebration and family fun day for the County Borough, and an opportunity for residents to give thanks to our armed forces personnel.

27 June 2020

Schools looking forward to welcoming pupils back from Monday

Schools across Rhondda Cynon Taf are looking forward to welcoming the first pupils back to the classroom on Monday, June 29 – providing the opportunity for young people to Check In, Catch Up and Prepare with their teachers

26 June 2020

Assessing the financial impact of the Coronavirus pandemic

Cabinet has considered a report outlining the financial implications on the Council as a consequence of Coronavirus, as Local Authorities in Wales work with Welsh Government to find solutions to the financial challenges

25 June 2020

Contractor appointed and work to begin at Tylorstown landslip

A contractor has now been appointed to carry out Phases Two and Three of the Tylorstown landslip remediation – and this work, including the removal of 60,000 tonnes of spoil to two receptor sites, will begin on Monday

25 June 2020

Athletics facilities to reopen to the public

Following the latest easing of the lockdown regulations in Wales, the Council has confirmed that athletics facilities in Tonypandy and Aberdare are opening to the public on Monday, June 29

24 June 2020

Our very own army reservist shares her story

To mark reserves day one of our army reservist employed by Rhondda Cynon Taf Council Karen Spencer-Jenkins will be sharing the story of her journey from Abercynon to Afghanistan.

24 June 2020

Reserves Day

Reserves Day is an opportunity to recognise and celebrate the important part that Reservists play in supporting the UK's defence capability, making a valuable contribution to the nation over and above their day jobs.

24 June 2020

Progress update on ongoing £200m infrastructure projects

Cabinet will receive a progress update on ongoing priority developments – including Llys Cadwyn, Coedely Business Unit, Pontypridd YMCA, Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link and school improvements in Tonyrefail, Hirwaun and Church Village

23 June 2020

Council confirms sports pitch fees to be waived

The Council Leader has today made an announcement in relation to sports pitch fees for the 2019/20 summer season, and the forthcoming 2020/21 winter season

23 June 2020

Traffic flow improvements to be implemented through Abercynon

The Council will implement new traffic arrangements through the centre of Abercynon from Thursday (June 25), including the new one-way system coming into effect – as part of an effort to improve traffic flow in the area

23 June 2020