Your Neighbours Need You – helping each other in Coronavirus crisis

The Council is re-launching its Your Neighbours Need You campaign to provide advice and encouragement that will help residents look after one another during the Coronavirus health emergency

30 March 2020

Covid-19 Scams Warning

Scams: We are aware that some members of the public and organisations are being targeted with emails, texts, telephone calls

30 March 2020

Free School Meal provision will change to bank transfer from April 6

The Council's emergency provision of Free School Meals will change from April 6, with a cash payment made by bank transfer replacing the current packed lunch system

27 March 2020

Non Domestic Rates – Business Fiscal Stimulus Package

In response to the COVID 19 pandemic, on 19th March 2020 Welsh Government announced a significant package of financial support for all businesses that are registered on the Councils business rates records as at 20th March 2020.

26 March 2020

Deliberate Fires Urgent Appeal

This week, fire crews have attended a number of grass and refuse fires across South Wales, which may have been deliberately started.

26 March 2020

Parents MUST re-apply now for emergency childcare from March 30

New emergency childcare arrangements for essential workers will come into effect from Monday, March 30 – and Rhondda Cynon Taf residents and employees must re-apply by Friday to take advantage of it

25 March 2020

Councils' plea to residents: "Don't wish you'd done things differently. Stay at home. Save lives."

Council leaders are urging residents to obey strict government curbs on our daily lives in response to the increasing Coronavirus pandemic.

25 March 2020

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