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**UPDATE** A470 Open

Image – Traffic Wales 14:00 – The A470 is closed at Upper Boat whilst a multi-vehicle collision is dealt with north of the junction heading towards Pontypridd. The camera image above, shows the queue northbound heading towards Upper Boat. Air Ambulance has been in attendance Queues on both sides of the [… more]

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Bwlch Mountain Road closure

Picture – geologywales.co.uk The Council will carry out necessary carriageway resurfacing work during the Easter holiday to future-proof Rhondda Cynon Taf’s section of the Bwlch Mountain route. The work will take place over Easter to minimise disruption – beginning on Tuesday, April 3, and scheduled for completion on April 9. [… more]

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Porth Disruption

The Council has worked closely with local bus operators to identify temporary arrangements for the duration of Welsh Water’s significant works in Porth. The works to install a new water main, from March 12, require the temporary closure of Pontypridd Road from its junction with Hannah Street to its junction [… more]

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Talbot Green Roadworks

RCT Council will start works to deliver improvements at the busy A473/A4222 Cowbridge Road junction in Talbot Green, thanks to a significant investment from the Welsh Government. The £180,000 works are scheduled to begin from Wednesday, March 7 – weather permitting – and will include a number of improvements, including [… more]

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Arriva Alterations – 1st March

Taken from the Arriva Trains Wales Website Arriva Trains Wales will be running a temporary amended timetable on Cardiff Valleys and local services commencing from start of service on 01/03/2018. Amended times are indicated below. All customers are requested to check actual times prior to travel and as may be displayed at selected stations. [… more]

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Vandals Attack Edwards Coaches

(Picture – Edwards Coaches Facebook) Edwards coaches are appealing for information, after vandals smashed windows to some of its fleet. Nobody was injured in the attacks, however a number of services have been disrupted because of the damage and repairs needed. If you have any information, please call 101 or [… more]

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Train Fare Rises

Rail passengers will be faced with the biggest average fare increase in five years next month. The industry body says prices across Britain will go up by 3-point-4 percent on the 2nd of January and insists only 3 pence in every pound you spend ends up as profit. How Much [… more]

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All Aboard!

Photo: Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns with Transport Secretary Chris Grayling (Left) welcoming first Intercity Express train into London Paddington. Passengers across South and West Wales to experience faster, modern trains from today onwards. Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns was platform-side at London Paddington this morning (16th October) to welcome the first of [… more]

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End of Summer Traffic

As the summer holidays end and children return to school, INRIX, the global leader in connected car services and transportation analytics, warns that journeys on the UK’s most popular roads will take more than three times longer than usual. Analysis of INRIX data reveals that roads will be busiest on [… more]

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British Transport Police Appeal

Officers from British Transport Police have released this CCTV image of a man they wish to speak with in connection to an incident at Aberdare station. At approximately 8.20pm on Saturday 22 July, a 23-year-old woman was seated in the shelter at the station with a friend. A man then [… more]

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