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One Million Illegal Cigarettes Seized

One million illegal cigarettes, with a street value of more than £200,000, have been seized in Wales as part of a major crackdown on the country's illegal tobacco trade.

13 October 2021

WeCare Ambassadors to promote Social Care in RCT Schools

Enthusiastic social care and early years staff from Rhondda Cynon Taf Council are part of a national network of WeCare Ambassadors, encouraging others to consider a rewarding career in care.

12 October 2021

Pontypridd Remembrance Sunday Parade And Service

The Pontypridd Remembrance Sunday Service and Parade takes place on Sunday, November 14.

12 October 2021

Nos Galan 2021: The Virtual Challenge is closed

Registration for the Nos Galan 2021: The Virtual Challenge is closed, after a staggering 1,500 people from all walks of life secured their spots!

12 October 2021

Local Democracy Week RCT – Shaping The Future

As part of Local Democracy Week, Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is launching a number of events and promotional activities all designed to showcase the political process within RCT.

12 October 2021

Council makes Real Living Wage commitment for all care workers

Cabinet has agreed for the Council to ensure all of its contracted adult independent social care workers, as well as all direct payment recipients, will be paid at least the Real Living Wage by December this year

08 October 2021

Major new 21st Century Schools proposals will now be developed

Cabinet has supported initial plans to utilise new £85m funding from Welsh Government's 21st Century Schools and Colleges Programme – so projects in Llanharry, Cymer, Glyn-coch, Penrhys, Llantwit Fardre and Talbot Green, along with a new...

07 October 2021

Additional £1.5m funding for road maintenance agreed by Cabinet

Cabinet has agreed additional funding of £1.5m to support the maintenance of the road network – including 48 new resurfacing schemes, over and above the funding already earmarked in the Highways Capital Programme

07 October 2021

Communities affected by overnight flooding

A number of properties in Rhondda Cynon Taf - in areas including Trehafod, Cilfynydd, Tonyrefail and Rhydyfelin - have been affected by flooding overnight

05 October 2021

Plans For Penrhiwceiber War Memorial

Plans are underway to restore the Penrhiwceiber War Memorial to its former glory as part of the Council's ongoing commitment to its Armed Forces community.

04 October 2021

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