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Parents are urged to take more responsibility for their children following a spate of incidents on Halloween night involving groups of youths. Police received reports from residents about cars and houses being targeted by youths throwing eggs and fireworks throughout the evening. A number of separate investigations have been launched to identify those involved in […]

The Welsh Government has announced an additional £150m to retrofit social homes with new technologies and insulation to help curb Wales’ emissions. Speaking at a press conference the Deputy Minister explained how the Welsh Government’s ‘Optimised Retrofit Programme’ will assess what technologies work best in individual homes to ensure optimum energy efficiency, value for money […]

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has secured £3.5m external funding towards the delivery of the new modern Porth Transport Hub – and the project will shortly be entering its construction phase following the appointment of a contractor. The new funding was announced by the UK Government on October 27 within its Levelling Up Fund, following a […]

Education and Welsh Language Minister Jeremy Miles has announced that all new school and college buildings, major refurbishment and extension projects will be required to meet Net Zero Carbon targets from January 1 2022. Buildings will be required to be Net Zero Carbon in operation, which means producing zero or negative carbon emissions as part […]

Over the past few years, many people in Pontypridd have gone out of their way to help others. The St David ‘s Uniting Church in Pontypridd want to recognise these ‘Community Saints’ who have followed our patron saint, St David’s advice to ‘do the little things’ – or sometimes big things. This could include people […]

The Llys Cadwyn development in Pontypridd has been Highly Commended in the British Construction Industry Awards – judged on varying criteria from its final delivery to community engagement and use of sustainable materials. Earlier this year Llys Cadwyn – Rhondda Cynon Taf Council’s £38m flagship development which was delivered in partnership with contractor Willmott Dixon […]

As COP26 begins in Glasgow, so does the launch of the new Green Waste Recycling scheme in Rhondda Cynon Taf. From today, Rhondda Cynon Taf Council will only collect green waste recycling from registered households who place their green waste out for collections in their new, reusable, green waste sacks. The green waste recycling scheme […]

First Minister Mark Drakeford has boarded a train from Cardiff to Glasgow to join world leaders for the UN Climate Conference in Scotland. His message to people in Wales is the power of collective action. Smaller countries, like Wales, can achieve great things when everyone works together – and that’s the difference the world needs […]

This week, First Minister Mark Drakeford, got his flu vaccination and encouraged others to take up the offer this winter to help keep people safe and well. This year will be Wales’ largest ever flu vaccination programme, with people aged 50 and over and all those eligible for a free vaccine being invited to have […]

Due to open its doors early next year, following a multi-million-pound refurbishment, Pontypridd YMCA will become a new centre for culture, creativity and the arts and will be called YMa. Over the last year or so, Artis Community Cymuned, who will manage the running of the building, have been hosting ‘Community Conversations’ events online to […]

First Minister Mark Drakeford set to announce that Wales will stay in alert level zero, but protective measures will be strengthened to keep people safe and help reduce high levels of coronavirus in Wales. Rates of coronavirus in Wales are currently the highest in the UK. The First Minister will say Wales is facing a […]

David Henderson, the businessman who organised the flight that crashed, killing footballer Emiliano Sala, has been found guilty at Cardiff Crown Court of endangering the safety of an aircraft. Henderson, 67, was convicted by a majority verdict of 10 to two. The plane carrying 28-year-old Sala crashed into the English Channel on the evening of […]