Emergency Childcare provision for school summer term

The Council has announced its Emergency Childcare provision for the school summer term starting on June 29 – with childcare available across all school settings, and the application period opening on Friday (June 19)

18 June 2020

Providing Support To Our Residents

The Council's seven Community Resilience Centres, established in the wake of the COVID-19 Coronavirus national emergency, provide vital support and assistance to thousands of vulnerable and elderly residents across the County Borough.

16 June 2020

Top Award For Nos Galan Road Races

The world-famous Nos Galan Road Races is officially the best 5k race in Wales having been crowned regional winner at the 2020 UK Running Awards.

16 June 2020

Update on Tylorstown landslip remediation and future plans

The Council will shortly begin the significant process of moving 60,000 tonnes of spoil material following the landslip in Tylorstown during Storm Dennis – and has also outlined its future vision for the area

10 June 2020

Statement - review of plaques, statues and memorials

The Leader and Deputy Leader of the Council have made a joint statement in relation to a review of all statues, busts, plaques and memorials on Council-owned sites

10 June 2020

New 21st Century Schools teaching block delivered in Treorchy

The significant 21st Century Schools investment in Treorchy is now delivered, after a refurbished teaching block and new music department were recently completed – adding to a series of further improvements in recent years

09 June 2020

Pedestrian crossing improvements on the A4059 in Mountain Ash

The Council will shortly begin work to upgrade a pedestrian crossing on the A4059 in Mountain Ash, requiring temporary traffic lights outside of peak travel hours to minimise disruption

09 June 2020

Council Provides Lido Ponty Update

After sustaining a significant amount of damage during Storm Dennis in February, the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, has been given a boost with the announcement that the much-loved attraction will reopen next Easter

08 June 2020

Volunteers making a difference in Rhondda Cynon Taf

Volunteers across Rhondda Cynon Taf have been providing vital help to people within their communities throughout the Coronavirus emergency.

08 June 2020

Transport for Wales assumes day-to-day maintenance of railway lines

Transport for Wales has taken over the day-to-day maintenance of local railway lines including Aberdare and Treherbert – in an important step towards delivering improved rail services for Rhondda Cynon Taf by 2023

08 June 2020