Update - Lido Ponty and Ynysangharad War Memorial Park footbridge

Works to bring the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, back in to use are continuing to progress well following the significant damage that the facility sustained as a result of Storm Dennis

11 November 2020

Update on Lockdown Non Domestic Business Rate Grants

So far, the Council has received over 1,900 Lockdown Non Domestic Business Rate Grant applications, which are being processed as quickly as possible

10 November 2020

Covid-19 Service Changes Update

Due to the continuing trend of increasing number of positive Covid-19 cases across Wales and Rhondda Cynon Taf, a two-week national 'firebreak' was introduced by Welsh Government on October 23. This ends on Monday, November 9.

10 November 2020

RCT Libraries Launch Order And Collect Service

The Council's Order and Collect service at all of its libraries will restart on Monday, November 16.

10 November 2020

Acts Of Remembrance 2020

Remembrance Day is one of the most significant events in the nation's annual calendar of events – bringing communities together to pay their respects and give thanks for the immense sacrifices made by our Armed Forces.

06 November 2020

Bonfire Night, PTSD and animals

While many look forward to Bonfire Night, many others are filled with anxiety in the lead up to November 5, such as our veterans living with PTSD. There is also a significant impact on pets and animals at this time of year.

05 November 2020

Santa's Toy Mine Cancelled For 2020

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Council has regrettably announced that the Santa's Toy Mine at the Welsh Mining Experience has been cancelled for 2020 in the interest of public safety.

03 November 2020

Empty Homes Grant continuing success

Welsh Government's Empty Homes Grant scheme, piloted first by Rhondda Cynon Taf Council, continues its success across the County Borough.

31 October 2020

Yellow Weather Warning For RCT

The Met Office has issued a YELLOW weather warning to cover Rhondda Cynon Taf, which follows a prolonged period of heavy rain over the past few days.

31 October 2020

New £10.2m building for Hirwaun Primary School ready for use

Hirwaun Primary School will benefit from 21st Century Schools facilities from next week as its brand new £10.2m building is ready to welcome staff and pupils – and anyone can now take a look around via an online Virtual Tour

30 October 2020