Dare Valley County Park play area to open following investment

Families and children will be able to enjoy the significantly upgraded play area at the hugely popular Dare Valley Country Park from this Saturday (August 15) – following a substantial investment in the facility

13 August 2020

The next generation of Carers

Hundreds of Health and Social Care students across Rhondda Cynon Taf have received their exams results today, which will set them up to progress onto careers within the health and social care sector.

13 August 2020

Retaining wall replacement at Gwawr Street in Aberaman

The Council will begin a complex scheme to replace a retaining wall at Gwawr Street in Aberaman – requiring traffic management at certain points throughout the work in order to make progress

10 August 2020

Weather Statement

The Council is aware that there is a risk of thunderstorms and significant rainfall in localised areas over the next few days.

10 August 2020


The Council has been made aware of an e-mail that has been sent to individuals which is an attempt to illicit bank account details from them.

07 August 2020

Leisure For Life Facilities to Re-open on a Phased Programme

Leisure for Life's gyms, fitness classes and swimming pools will re-open from Monday, August 10, with a phased approach relating to the activities available.

06 August 2020

Application arrangements for Welsh Government's Childcare Offer

Following Welsh Government's confirmation that the Childcare Offer for Wales is being reinstated, the Council has announced the local arrangements for parents to apply – with the first group able to do so from August 10

06 August 2020

Summer Reading Challenge 2020

The Council is supporting the annual Summer Reading Challenge for its younger book lovers, in line with current guidelines and regulations

06 August 2020

Work to begin on flood alleviation scheme at Park Lane in Trecynon

The Council will begin a flood alleviation scheme at Park Lane in Trecynon, using joint Council and Welsh Government funding to reduce the risk of flooding while also increasing the area's biodiversity

05 August 2020

Retaining wall repairs between Ynysybwl and Glyncoch

Work will shortly begin to repair two retaining walls between Ynysybwl and Glyncoch following damage by Storm Dennis – requiring temporary traffic lights and a reduced speed limit at a section of B4273 Ynysybwl Road

05 August 2020