Be Mighty and Recycle This Christmas

Our Mighty crews and residents have already shown 2020 that despite the current pandemic we are Mighty Recyclers here in RCT!

11 December 2020

St Albans Bridge reopens following significant replacement scheme

The new St Albans Bridge in Blaenrhondda reopened to vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians on Friday afternoon, following good progress made on its replacement scheme throughout the autumn months

11 December 2020

Worthy winners at the Professional Teaching Awards Cymru 2020

The Council has congratulated two outstanding Rhondda Cynon Taf teachers, David Church and David Jenkins, who have won prestigious honours at the Professional Teaching Awards Cymru 2020

11 December 2020

FREE Festive Parking continues for a seventh year this December

Visitors to Aberdare and Pontypridd town centres are reminded that parking remains FREE throughout December 2020 from 10am each day – as the Council's Festive Parking initiative continues for a seventh year

11 December 2020

Urgent childcare provision for key workers

This is to support front line workers who are essential in the fight against Covid-19

11 December 2020

Bradleys Coffee and Loungers commit to Llys Cadwyn

The Council is delighted to confirm that two new businesses have committed to Pontypridd – with Bradleys Coffee and Loungers now confirmed to occupy the new food/drink units at 3 Llys Cadwyn

09 December 2020

Remote learning confirmed for pupils on December 17 and 18

Schools in Rhondda Cynon Taf will only be open to high priority vulnerable learners and staff on December 17 and 18

07 December 2020

Cabinet agrees amended option for future residential care provision

Cabinet has agreed to an amended option for future residential care provision – which will see nine Council-run care homes retained and modernised, including Garth Olwg (Church Village) and Ystradfechan (Treorchy)

07 December 2020

Scheme to repair Penydarren Tramroad Bridge submitted to Cadw

The Council has made important progress in the process to repair Penydarren Tramroad Bridge in Trecynon – and has submitted designs of a scheme to restore the Scheduled Monument for Cadw's review

03 December 2020

A4119 dualling progress update – publication of Compulsory Purchase Order

The Council has provided an update on the future A4119 dualling from Coed Ely to Ynysmaerdy – including progress on the scheme's design and an important milestone in the publication of a Compulsory Purchase Order

01 December 2020