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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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A4232 Fatal Collision

South Wales Police are investigating a fatal collision that happened on the A4232 heading towards Cardiff just after midday today (Tuesday 29th May). One woman driver died following the collision involving two lorries and two cars on the southbound carriageway prior to Culverhouse Cross. Police have said that the woman’s family [… more]

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RCT Mayor 2018/19

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has welcomed its new Mayor for 2018/19 – Councillor Steve Powderhill. Born, raised and educated in the Pontypridd area, and living there all of his life, Cllr Powderhill is passionate about his community and has been the elected County Borough Councillor for Treforest since 2012. Educated [… more]

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