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Listen Again: Liz Davies talking CAP Courses

On Thursday 18th January Liz Davies came in and spoke to Dave Frantony regarding the free services CAP offers including job clubs, debt help and life skills. For more information or to book an appointment call:- 0800 3280006 or email liz.pontypriddcommunity@gmail.com. capuk.org.uk Listen back to the interview here:-

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U20s Six Nations Squad

Head coach Jason Strange has named a Wales U20 squad full of the brightest young talent for this year’s U20 Six Nations. There are places in the squad for two exciting 17-year-old scrum-halves: Dragons’ Dan Babos, who has regularly featured for the Gwent region this season, and Harri Morgan of [….]

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Women’s Six Nations Team

Wales Women have named a 36-player squad featuring 10 uncapped players for this year’s Women’s Six Nations. There are five potential debutantes apiece in the forwards and backs: Ospreys trio Natalia John, Amy Thomas and Cara Hope, Scarlets’ Beth Lewis and Cardiff Blues’ Awen Prysor (forwards); Ospreys’ Alecs Donovan, Cardiff [….]

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Factory Girls – Now Recruiting!

NEW BBC SERIES LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO TRAVEL BACK IN TIME TO THE FACTORY FLOOR A brand new BBC programme is looking for volunteers eager to step back in time and find out what life was like through three pivotal decades for British manufacturing – the 60s, 70s and 80s. [….]

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2018 Six Nations – Welsh Team

Wales have named a 39-man squad for the 2018 NatWest Six Nations, led by captain Alun Wyn Jones and featuring two uncapped players, flanker James Davies and wing Josh Adams. The uncapped duo are called into a Wales squad for the first time and will link up with the experienced [….]

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Joshua v Parker in Cardiff

The Heavyweight unification fight the world has been waiting for between Anthony Joshua MBE and Joseph Parker will take place at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on March 31. Joshua and Parker have agreed to put their IBF, WBA Super, IBO and WBO belts and unbeaten records on the line, ending a [….]

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Recycling Success

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council collected around 2,000 tonnes of dry recycling and 550 tonnes of food waste over the festive period – following an excellent recycling effort by residents! Between December 27 and January 6 the Streetcare team undertook their Christmas and New Year recycling collections – the most demanding [….]

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Get Hapi!

As 2018 gets into full swing, Newydd Housing Association is encouraging its householders and communities to ‘Get Hapi’ and take a positive step towards having a happy and healthy year to enjoy. This campaign is inspired by Newydd’s Healthy, Aspiring, Prosperous and Inclusive (Hapi) project, which is a wellbeing scheme [….]

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Fly-tipping Excuses

Waste officers and organisations leading the crackdown on fly-tipping have revealed the top ten rubbish excuses provided by fly-tippers caught for this offence across Wales. Fly-tipping Action Wales has released a list of the most ridiculous reasons that have been provided by fly-tippers dealt with for this offence as a [….]

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Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link Scheme

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has secured additional Welsh Government funding of £500,000 for its Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link Scheme – bringing the total current investment to more than £9m. The overall scheme will see a 60-metre bridge built from Cwm Cynon Industrial Estate to Miskin Road, providing a key [….]

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Best in Wales!

The  world-famous Nos Galan Road Races has been voted the Best 5k Race in Wales – it’s official! The Nos Galan Committee and Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is now looking for the public to get behind the event and make it the Best 5k Race in Britain at the 2018 [….]

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