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Ysgol Gyfun Garth Olwg’s under 15s girls’ soccer team secured a tremendous victory in the Welsh Schools Football Cup Final on Saturday (12 May) in Oswestry.  The team played Ysgol Bro Myrddin in the prestigious event at The New Saints FC football ground and came away with a 1-0 win over the Carmarthenshire team.  The […]

Carl Evans from Tonypandy was diagnosed with Malignant Melanoma (the deadly form of skin cancer) back last June. After being diagnosed with skin cancer he realised there was very little information, awareness or funding regarding skin cancer and sun safety in the Cwm Taf Health Board Vicinity. With that in mind, he decided to start up an awareness web site regarding skin […]

Tracey Cooke chatted to Howard Griffiths on Community Link to tell us more about what Trivallis do and their open day which takes place in Pontypridd on the 28th July!   For even more information – click here  

The proposed new school will see Cwmaman Infants’ School and Glynhafod Junior School replaced with a brand-new community primary school fit for the 21st Century on the former colliery site within the village. The £7.2m investment in the new school is proposed as part of #RCTinvest – the Council’s £200million, three-year investment in schools, play […]

Photo – Phil & Kath Rickards What happened in 1966? England won the World Cup. Harold Wilson was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Singer Rick Astley was born. It was also the year that local couple Phil and Kath tied the knot! Those of you who are regulars to Community Link on a Monday morning, […]

New research released to celebrate Small Charity Week (13-18 June) has revealed that Wales is a community-minded country, embracing small local charities and community groups and the charitable services they provide. Findings show that almost half of Welsh residents have received the support of local charities in their community, with 78% of those having benefited […]

Photo – The Pontypridd Canal Conservation Group have been chosen to benefit from the world’s first Global Giving Circle. The Community Foundation in Wales has launched the first ever global giving circle (think of it as a match-funded crowd funding campaign) to support five ‘Welsh Treasures’ from all over the world which celebrate Wales’s heritage, […]

Annie: The Musical, opens tonight (Thursday 12th May) at the Muni Arts Centre in Pontypridd. Ian Edwards caught up with some of the cast and crew to see how they were preparing for their big production Part 1 Part 2

Officers from British Transport Police are appealing for witnesses following a theft of a purse at Aberdare station last month. Shortly after 10.45pm on Wednesday 9th March an elderly couple boarded a train at Cardiff Queen Street, bound for Aberdare. During the hour long journey, an unidentified man approached the victim and her partner and […]

(Picture Update 9th May 2016 Mon 6 June – 10-12pm – local history – Treorchy library, Mon 6 June – 2-4pm – local history – Aberdare library Tues 7 June – 10-12pm – family history – Ponty library, Weds 8 June – 10-12pm – Welsh Art History – Ponty Library, Thurs 9 June – […]

So how did they do…? … Well Lela Brewin spoke to Jamie Pritchard on Monday’s Community Link, about the fundraising event that took place on Saturday 2nd April in Pontypridd Town Centre. You can add to their fantastic total by clicking here **GTFM is not responsible for external websites** Original Story **Posted on 30th March** […]

Amendments to parking restrictions in Pontypridd town centre will come into effect on Friday 11 March. Shoppers who need to enter town to load and unload, can now do so by using the loading bays in the town centre between the hours of 9am – 11am. In recent months, traders and local Assembly Member Mick […]