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Flood alleviation work to take place at four streets in Pentre

Drainage upgrades will shortly get underway at four streets in Pentre using Welsh Government funding. The upgrades will require local phased road closures over the next month

20 October 2022

Day in the life – Recycling Lorry Driver

Have you ever thought about the person who collects your refuse and recycling and what their daily role involves?

20 October 2022

Supplementary highways capital programme agreed by Cabinet

Cabinet has agreed the details of an additional £2.1m investment in addition to this year's highways capital programme – including 33 new resurfacing schemes and further important funding for flood alleviation work

20 October 2022

Halloween Spooktacular

Things might be going "bump" in the mine next month, as the sensational Halloween Spooktacular returns to A Welsh Coal Mining Experience at Rhondda Heritage Park.

20 October 2022

Supporting Black History Month

The Council is supporting Black History Month 2022 by hosting a virtual event for Council staff, officers and elected members on the theme of 'The Welsh Perspective.'

20 October 2022

Cold Water Swims At Lido Ponty

Due to public demand, The National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, has confirmed it will offer four weekend cold water swims for Autumn/Winter 2022.

19 October 2022

Updated strategy to reduce the number of empty homes

Cabinet has approved a new Empty Homes Strategy to continue the positive work that has helped bring 662 homes back into use recently – and to consult on proposals about Council Tax Premiums for long-term empty properties and second homes

18 October 2022

A New Way to Pay for Leisure for Life

Introducing the all-new Cashless Digital Wallet – a safe and easy way to pay for your Leisure for Life activities.

18 October 2022

Keep IT Real RCT

This recycling week (17th-23rd October) we're asking residents to 'KEEP IT REAL' for RCT!

17 October 2022

Pupils enjoying brand new facilities at the start of the academic year

The Council's Cabinet Member for Education has visited staff and pupils in Penywaun and Taffs Well, who are among the new schools enjoying multi-million pound new facilities delivered for the current school year

14 October 2022

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