Cabinet Approves 80% Recycling Target Increase

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has set out its commitment to make a difference not just locally but globally - as Cabinet approves recommendations to increase the Council's recycling rate to 80% by 2024/25.

24 January 2020

Treorchy wins BIG!

Treorchy has won both Welsh Champion High Street and overall High Street of the Year in the UK at the Great British High Street Awards 2019!

24 January 2020

Bagsy for Life Competition Winner Crowned

Lucky resident Shaun Toms was definitely "in it to win it" and his recycling has bagged him the first green ticket!

22 January 2020

Find out about Fostering

Like all Local Authorities in Wales, RCT Council relies on Foster Carers to support the vast majority of children in care. An information evening for people interested in becoming a Foster Carer is happening on Wednesday 29th January 2020.

22 January 2020

Love Where You Live Awards 2020

Do you know a community group, school or individual, who goes above and beyond for their community and is passionate about their local environment?

22 January 2020

Public consultation - improving transport links between Aberdare and Merthyr Tydfil

People living in Merthyr Tydfil and the Cynon Valley are being consulted on plans to improve transport links between the two valleys

21 January 2020

Meet Collier Boy at the Welsh Mining Experience

The brand-new Collier Boy has arrived at the Welsh Mining Experience at Rhondda Heritage Park in 2020.

21 January 2020

Keeping our roads safe as the temperatures drop

The temperature has noticeably dropped in recent days, and the Council is reminding residents of what they can do to help its 24/7 response team, which keeps the County Borough moving in freezing weather

20 January 2020

Cabinet Members to consider draft Budget Strategy for 2020/21

Cabinet will next week consider budget plans which include an additional £12.7m school budget increase and what is likely to be one of the lowest council tax rises in Wales

17 January 2020

Works to begin on significant Pontypridd YMCA refurbishment

Residents, businesses and visitors to Pontypridd Town Centre will soon see works activity at the YMCA building, to deliver a major £4.48m refurbishment project which was agreed last month

16 January 2020