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Teen Criminal Behaviour Order

South Wales Police have secured a criminal behaviour order for a teenager from Hirwaun. Kyle Townsend, who’s 17, has been banned from entering specified areas in surrounding towns and villages at night, namely Mountain Ash and Aberdare. A total of four prohibitions were granted at Merthyr Magistrates Court on Wednesday, [… more]

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Damage to Soldier Silhouettes

Disrespectful vandals have damaged every one of the poignant soldier silhouettes that stand in Ynysangharad War Memorial Park, just days before Remembrance Day. Rhondda Cynon Taf Council, which commissioned the beautifully-crafted installations to commemorate the Centenary of the end of World War 1, has now been forced to remove the [… more]

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Safety Improvements in Treorchy

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council will deliver £247,000 in pedestrian safety improvements on the road network near Treorchy Comprehensive School this summer, to complement the significant 21st Century Schools investment for the area. Pupils in Treorchy are now benefitting from new and improved learning facilities thanks to significant funding through #RCTinvest [… more]

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Rhondda Radio Launches on FM

Rhondda Radio has launched on 106.1FM. The station primarily serving the upper Rhondda is run separately to GTFM however some programmes and resources will be shared between the two stations. That includes ‘Valleys Breakfast‘ which will be broadcast between 6-10am during the week from the GTFM studios in Rhydyfelin alongside [… more]

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Arson in Asda

South Wales Police are appealing for witnesses after what’s being described as an ‘arson incident’ occurred at ASDA Tonypandy during the early hours of this morning (Saturday 28th) South Wales Police attended an alleged arson incident at the ASDA store in Tonypandy at approximately 00:20 hours on… Posted by South [… more]

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Treorchy Comprehensive New Facilities

Pupils at Treorchy Comprehensive School are now able to enjoy brand new science facilities thanks to the significant 21st Century Schools initiative being delivered by the Council and Welsh Government. Work to construct a state-of-the-art three-storey science block at the school has recently been completed, and the new building handed [… more]

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