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1st November 2016

Lido Ponty, the National Lido of Wales, will once again open its doors for a Boxing Day Swim. Fresh from the success of last year’s event, which attracted around 250 swimmers, the Council is delighted to announce that Lido Ponty, with its heated pools, will open on Monday, December 26. Sessions will run from 8.30am, […]

(Image – Olympo570 on Flickr) As part of the Cadw ‘Open doors programme’, St Dyfrig’s Church and Church hall on the Broadway in Treforest are opening their doors, for you to have a look around and find out more about the history behind its existence. Here’s Susan David talking to Howard Griffiths on Community Link on […]

Do you recognise any of the men above? British Transport Police would like to speak to them regarding a large scale fight which broke out in Pontypridd during the Euro football championship. On 6 July, hundreds of football fans travelled to the town centre Fan Zone to watch the Wales vs Portugal match that evening. After […]

Pontypridd Magistrates’ Court will become the latest court in Wales to close. It’s all part of UK justice reforms. The Ministry of Justice announced back in February that 10 law centres in Wales would shut – including the one in Pontypridd. The court’s final day is today, with new cases transferred to Merthyr Tydfil from next […]

Recently, Ian Edwards caught up with Nicky Roberts and Craig Morgan of Pontypridd Town AFC. They have a few friendlies coming up in the next few weeks, before the brand new season starts! Keep up to date via the official website by clicking here! We’ll be hearing more from the team in the next few […]

16th July 2016

Picture: The new artificial pitch redevelopment at Pontypridd’s Sardis Road The Welsh Rugby Union has announced the biggest level of club facility investment to date to improve the sustainability and attractiveness of Welsh rugby clubs. For the first time in its facilities funding budget, the WRU has ring-fenced a one-off sum of £200 000 across […]

Football fans will be able to cheer on Wales at the Fanzone in Pontypridd once again on Wednesday (6th July) for the Euro 2016 Semi Final against Portugal. Around 3,000 people watched the quarter final last Friday against Belgium in Ynysangharad Park. The game will see Real Madrid team mates Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo go head-to-head. …Here’s everything you […]

(Picture – RCT Council) Ambitious plans to transform Sardis Road rugby ground have received funding support from the Welsh Collaborative Sports Facilities Group. Rhondda Cynon Taf Council and Coleg y Cymoedd have also committed funding to deliver the new sporting facility for Pontypridd RFC, college students and other local sports clubs. With the support of […]

(Picture – Ponty Town AFC) Catching the Euro fever? How do you fancy putting on some football boots and playing for a local side who have in recent years played against Champions League giants Valencia, Deportivo La Coruna and a Talksport Legends side? Recently promoted Welsh League side Pontypridd Town are looking for potential new […]

Police Community Support Officers are popping into as many businesses as possible in the next week or so, providing information about counterfeit banknotes. It’s understood that there are a number of counterfeit £20 banknotes in circulation. Here’s Julian Barwood from South Wales Police Here are ways to detect these counterfeit notes and what to do […]

Adref is a registered charity and limited company devoted to eradicating homelessness in the South Wales Valleys. They work with approximately 800 people each year throughout the Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf areas. Since 1990, they have managed a range of support services that help people develop skills that avoid them becoming homeless. In addition, accommodation […]

Photo – www.pontypriddcanalconservation.com 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, […]