Licensed premises failing to comply with public health advice

The Council is pursuing in excess of 10 licensed premises which have failed to comply with the public health advice issued on Friday - which directed pubs, bars and restaurants to close

24 March 2020

Focusing resources on essential services (March 24)

In response to the latest public health instructions, the Council will scale back service delivery in a number of areas to focus resources on essential services

24 March 2020

Community Resilience Hubs are being established across the County Borough

Community Resilience Hubs are being established across the County Borough to support those advised by the NHS to self-isolate, as a result of pre-existing health conditions

23 March 2020

Coronavirus response - Council Leader announces closure of all play areas

The Council Leader has announced all play areas across the County Borough will be closed from this evening (March 22) in an effort to adhere to and encourage the social distancing guidelines issued by the UK Government and Welsh Government

22 March 2020

Council Leader issues update on Coronavirus response

The Council Leader has updated Members of the Council on the steps being taken by the Authority in making arrangements for prioritising service delivery in key areas, and also outlining the potentially significant impact that Coronavirus...

20 March 2020

The Council is working to utilise school settings to provide childcare for parents and carers employed in "essential services"

The Council is working to 're-purpose' schools from Monday to provide a childcare setting for parents and carers employed in critical services (as defined by the UK and Welsh Government).

20 March 2020

Second Llys Cadwyn building handed over to the Council

The contractor for the Llys Cadwyn development in Pontypridd has handed the second building over to the Council

20 March 2020

Service announcements due to Coronavirus (March 18)

The Council has made a series of announcements relating to closures and cancellations in response to the ongoing Coronavirus outbreak

18 March 2020

Council Leader Issues Appeal to Former Social Care Workers

As the National Health Emergency caused by the coronavirus continues to develop across the UK and in Wales, RCT Council are making an appeal to all former social care workers to consider coming back to work....

17 March 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We want to reassure residents that, in collaboration with our partners, all necessary steps will be taken to ensure the wellbeing of our communities.

16 March 2020