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Tonyrefail Improvements

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council have announced details of important pedestrian safety improvements to be delivered in Tonyrefail this summer, alongside the significant 21st Century Schools investment in the area. The works will take place on a number of streets in Tonyrefail, and will be delivered in time for the new [… more]

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Music in the Park

Lloyd Macey is to headline a three-day music festival at the Welsh Mining Experience at Rhondda Heritage Park this August Bank Holiday weekend. Music In The Park promises to be the biggest open-air music party in Rhondda Cynon Taf this summer – three consecutive days of performances and music for [… more]

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Metro Depot in RCT

Welsh Government has confirmed that a new £100m Train Depot to support the South Wales Metro will be located in Rhondda Cynon Taf, delivering a further boost for local employment and the economy. Economy Secretary Ken Skates AM this week announced that the facility will be developed at Taffs Well [… more]

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Tonypandy Improvements

The Council will begin work on a major scheme to improve Tonypandy Town Centre for the benefit of businesses and visitors – including the removal of the pedestrianised area to allow through traffic. The scheme will begin from next Monday (June 18), and is scheduled for completion during Autumn 2018. [… more]

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Trealaw Death

Statement from South Wales Police At around 10.20pm last night, emergency services were called to an incident at an address in Trealaw in the Rhondda. A young child, named locally as Amelia Harris (aged 3) was declared deceased at the property and at this time the death is unexplained. The Police [… more]

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Police appeal for Information

South Wales Police are appealing for help in identifying the man in the Facebook post below. The man is known to go by the name of ‘Pizi’. Any information, pass it on to 101. Police investigating a robbery in Treforest are appealing for the public’s help to identify this man.The [… more]

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Over 5,000 volunteers step up!

Wales has seen 5,256 volunteers placed with a huge variety of ‘forces for good’ the latest figures from volunteering-wales.net have shown. Volunteers are the backbone of Welsh communities, many of which would not have access to the services they need without the support of volunteers. In Wales 28% of people describe themselves [… more]

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Flytipper caught

Stark warning to fly tippers as local litter lout is fined over £800 for blighting the County Borough. Fly tipping, littering or allowing your dog to foul in a public place will not be tolerated in Rhondda Cynon Taf and the Council will use all measures available to catch those [… more]

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