Compulsory use of face coverings in public areas from Monday

Welsh Government has announced residents MUST wear a face covering in shops and indoor public areas from Monday – but the Council continues to ask residents to volunteer to wear them with immediate effect due to local circumstances in RCT

11 September 2020

Repair scheme to the Nant Llonydd Park footbridge in Upper Boat

The Council will begin a significant repair scheme to the Nant Llonydd Park footbridge, which provides an important pedestrian access between A4054 Cardiff Road and Upper Boat playing fields

11 September 2020

A request for support from local communities to avoid the need for a lockdown in RCT and Merthyr Tydfil

Due to an increasing number of positive COVID-19 cases and to prevent a future lockdown, Council Leaders in Merthyr Tydfil & Rhondda Cynon Taf are asking all residents to take action now

10 September 2020

URGENT INFORMATION - RELOCATION OF TEST CENTRE TO CLYDACH VALE

The temporary COVID testing centre in Porth will be RELOCATED to Rhondda Cynon Taf Council offices at The Pavilions, Clydach Vale, CF40 2XX, with IMMEDIATE EFFECT.

10 September 2020

Update – Brook Street footbridge replacement scheme, Ystrad

The Council has provided an update on the significant scheme to replace the Brook Street footbridge at Ystrad Railway Station – with the design phase now complete and work on course to begin on site in the New Year

10 September 2020

Additional improvements to 17 bus services from this week

Improvements to 17 more bus services came into effect from September 6 and 7 – on top of the changes introduced last week, further increasing the level of service

10 September 2020

Temporary Testing Facility Clydach Vale - Frequently Asked Questions

A number of useful frequently asked questions have been developed in relation to the temporary testing unit at Clydach Vale and what to expect from the testing process.

09 September 2020

SEVEN Supermarkets Issued with Improvement Notices

Businesses across Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough are being warned to follow the Welsh Government guidance or they could be served an improvement notice or closure.

09 September 2020

Coronavirus Update - Council statement on care home visiting arrangements

In response to a continued rise in Coronavirus cases in Rhondda Cynon Taf over the last seven days, the Council will maintain reduced access arrangements to local authority-run and local independent care homes

07 September 2020

Council statement – schools

We are aware of a small number of school staff who have tested positive for COVID-19 in recent days

07 September 2020