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Earth Hour 2017

On Saturday 25 March, between 8.30pm and 9.30pm, over half a million people in Wales will join millions worldwide in an “epic” switch off of lights in order to shine a light on climate change. Iconic landmarks taking part include Caernarfon Castle, National Library of Wales in Aberystwyth, National Waterfront [….]

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Rhondda Remembers Mobile App!

Tonypandy Community College is honouring those who made the ultimate sacrifice during World War One as they’ve launched an app called Rhondda Remembers. With the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund, the two-year project has culminated in the official launch of the App by Kirsty Williams, the Cabinet Secretary for Education at the [….]

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Love Where You Live Awards

Joshua Ferguson, aged 5, of Penygraig Junior School was crowned overall winner of Rhondda Cynon Taf Council’s Love Where You Live awards 2016 for his passion and dedication for all things environmental. This amazing young boy is a true example of why the Love Where You Live awards, now in [….]

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Interlink event – Porth

Porth residents can find out more about local services and opportunities in the area at a special event hosted by Interlink RCT on Thursday, March 9th, 2017. The Getting Porth Connected event will be held at Porth Harlequins RFC from 1pm-3.30pm. The event aims to raise awareness of local services [….]

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PARTI PONTY 2017

(English below) Gŵyl Gymraeg i bawb Yn dilyn llwyddiant Parti Ponty llynedd lle croesawyd dros 6000 o ymwelwyr a hynny mewn tywydd gwael. Eleni, rydym yn ffyddiog y bydd yr haul yn disgleirio ym Mhontypridd a byddwn yn siŵr o fwrw ein targed o 12,000 o ymwelwyr yn ystod y [….]

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Showcase Wales for Best Radio Show?

GTFM’s very own ‘Showcase Wales’ has been nominated for ‘Best Radio Show’ at the Cardiff Music Awards. The programme, which is presented by Darren Warner goes out every Monday night between 10pm and midnight and promotes unsigned local talent from across Rhondda Cynon Taf and the rest of Wales. The Cardiff [….]

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Porth Pet Poisoning

An appeal for information has been launched by RSPCA Cymru, following the suspected poisoning of two cats in Porth. The charity is also urging pet owners to be vigilant, after an owner – from Leslie Terrace in the town – lost both of her cats. A local resident returned home on [….]

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Home Stories – Listen again

Home stories is a pilot arts outreach and taster project aimed at older people in Pontypridd. The outreach project aims at getting residents talking about objects and memories important to them and creating stories and poems about those objects and memories. Natasha James (Pictured above) and Hannah popped in to [….]

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2 Wish Upon A Star

On Tuesday 14th February, bereavement support charity 2 Wish Upon A Star will be opening a family bereavement room at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital in memory of charity founder Rhian’s son George and husband Paul (Pictured above). The opening of the room marks what would have been George’s 6th birthday. [….]

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