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We’d almost forgotten he can look like this! Having cultivated it all year, Howard had his ‘Santa’ beard shaved off on New Years Eve by Abijoe at Topchic in Bridge Street Pontypridd. He’d spent the last couple of months raising funds for GTFM through an unprecedented number of local appearances as the fella who wears […]

Photo: Richard Parks (extreme right) with Alun Jones (seated) and the Ponty Rugby Show Gang Former Ponty RFC and Wales player Richard Parks went up a gear or two when he hung up his boots, exchanging 80 challenging minutes on the field of play with days or weeks climbing mountains or skiing solo in record […]

Click the link below to hear an interview in which Aberfan disaster survivor Gaynor Madgwick told Doreen Jenkins what she remembered of that fateful day and how she came to write her first book ‘Aberfan -Struggling out of the Darkness – A Survivor’s Story’. Gaynor was 8 years of age when her school and nearby houses […]

Wales Head Coach Rob Howley has named a 36-man squad for the forthcoming Under Armour series and included two uncapped players, Ospreys duo Sam Davies and Rory Thornton. The squad includes a further seven players who didn’t feature for Wales on their summer tour to New Zealand, including the return from injury of British & […]

An Aberfan Service of Remembrance is being held at St Margaret’s Church, Mountain Ash, on Friday October 21, starting at 9am. Organised by the Council, the County-wide service is open to everyone. It is being held to coincide with the exact time of the Aberfan disaster, 50 years ago on the day. The town of […]

GTFM had a visit from ‘Learn About Pontypridd’, an organisation dedicated to offering work based learning programmes for the youth. Two groups visited on Tuesday 26th July to learn how GTFM operates on a daily basis and how we put together radio programmes. The two groups then presented and produced mock radio programmes using the […]

Photo – Phil & Kath Rickards What happened in 1966? England won the World Cup. Harold Wilson was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Singer Rick Astley was born. It was also the year that local couple Phil and Kath tied the knot! Those of you who are regulars to Community Link on a Monday morning, […]

A consultation gets underway today regarding the proposed £750,000 pound investment to improve the area for road users around Stag Square in Treorchy. This investment follows RCT Cabinet’s decision to allocate funding to improve traffic flow and congestion in the area. The public consultation lasts three weeks – ending on 4th February, aims to outline the plans […]

Arriva Trains Wales drivers are set to go on strike for the second time this year The Aslef Union has said the 24-hour strike will take place on Monday 1st February, comes as part of a row over conditions. Members of the RMT and Aslef unions walked out on 4 January, the day many returned […]

The Rhydyfelin Library Support Group are holding a public meeting on Tuesday 5th January at the Hawthorn Community Centre, starting at 7.30pm. It’s to discuss the latest proposals outlined by the RCTCBC Service changes, in respect of the Library Service which are currently open to public consultation. The consultation ends on 18th January 2016, so before then […]

The following statement has appeared on the Arriva Trains Wales website Monday 4 January – Arriva Trains Wales services WILL NOT OPERATE due to train driver unions industrial action (strike). Industrial action may disrupt early morning services Tuesday 5 January. An on-going overtime ban may impact other timetabled services. See for information and ticket easements. […]

Our local news bulletins return at 1am on Monday 4th January