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Residents of Rhydyfelin came out in force to support the launch of a new Library and sheltered housing scheme in the village.  The Library Court development led by local housing association, Trivallis in partnership with both Rhondda Cynon Taf Council and Jehu, launched with a visit from the new Minister for Housing and Regeneration, Rebecca […]

(Picture – The old Rhydyfelin Library) Rhydyfelin Library Support Group have announced that their new facility will open on Tuesday 12th December on its original site on Poplar Road. The temporary library will close on Saturday 2nd December whilst books, equipment are transferred. The group wish to express thanks to Travallis, Andrew Morgan, Leader of RCT Council and […]

Babs Protheroe from Rhydyfelin, a truly inspirational 66-year-old woman who is blind and suffers from hearing difficulties, has been shortlisted for the Groundwork UK Community Leader of the Year award. Babs will travel to the Groundwork Community Awards in London on 2nd of November to find out whether she wins the accolade and to celebrate the actions of community […]

(Photo – South Wales Police) Three men (pictured above) have been jailed for a total of 15 years for a robbery at the Post Office in Rhydyfelin. Jason Morris, Daniel Morgan Jones and Liam Williams robbed the premises back in February. Police have released footage on Facebook which shows the men dropping most of the […]

(Picture – GTFM) Update 23.00 (21st March) The Centre will be open with limited facilities on Wednesday from 8.30am. Fitness Rooms, Sports Hall, Squash Courts and Meeting Room will be available for access. Please note there are currently no Changing Facilities available however there is access to 1st floor toilet facilities. The Lift is currently […]

Picture – Nearly half a ton worth of food, toiletries and chocolate has been donated to the Pontypridd Foodbank, all part of the BIG Hawthorn and Rhydyfelin Christmas Foodbank Collection which we highlighted a couple of weeks back. Rhydyfelin AFC and its many volunteers made their own contribution. They also helped take around 6 car-loads full of […]

At approximately 22.21 on Tuesday 16th August, South Wales Fire and Rescue Service (SWFRS) responded to an emergency call regarding a fire in a block of flats on Poets Close, Rhydyfelin. Three fire appliances from Pontypridd and Caerphilly attended, with 15 Firefighters being mobilised to the scene with several residents rescued. The initial call stated […]

Rhydyfelin AFC under 14s (year 9) from September are looking to recruit new players for 2016/2017 season. If you are interested or know of anyone who may want a kick about, get in touch with Steven Osman. Phone – 07791104824

25th April 2016

Terry Baker (Pictured left) was born, raised and worked (for a time) in Rhydyfelin. He now lives in nearby Nelson and on the Sunday 1st of May, he begins a trek around the welsh coast all in aid of charity. Jamie Pritchard caught up with Terry, to find out a bit more. More details and […]

Rhydyfelin Rugby club have raised over Two Thousand pounds for Bowel Cancer. The whole team took part in the “Movember Challenge” where each player grew a moustache in order to raise money for one of the teams mother who was undergoing chemotherapy at the time. The total raised was £2,085 and the rugby club intends to make this […]