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Prime Minister Boris Johnson has hailed the “courage, discipline and patience of the nation” one year after he first announced a lockdown to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Speaking at a Downing Street news conference, he said: “We suffered so many losses.”And he said we have at times been “fighting in the dark” against a “callous” […]

Stagecoach in South Wales has confirmed it will be increasing most bus service levels inWales from 28 March to help get the country moving as lockdown restrictions continue toease. Temporary bus timetables have been in place since the lockdown in December to help keyworkers get to and from work and for other essential journeys. From […]

People flouting Welsh Government restrictions on indoor gatherings were among more than 240 people fined by South Wales Police at the weekend. Between Friday night and Sunday, the force received more than 400 calls related to possible Covid breaches, and 109 fines were issued in the Mid Glamorgan division alone. The division covers Bridgend, Rhondda […]

Twelve months of COVID restrictions hasn’t only had an effect on the health and wellbeing of the population in Pontypridd, it has also affected the running and maintenance of many of our buildings and Churches. One of these is St Marys Church in Glyntaff, Treforest, where so many months of growth has meant the Churchyard […]

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has welcomed new funding of more than £750,000 from Welsh Government, towards road maintenance across the County Borough.  The significant contribution, from the Local Government Roads Maintenance Revenue Grant 2020/21, was awarded on March 15. Funding was allocated to all Local Authorities in Wales as part of the Grant, and the […]

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has provided an update on its Flood Risk Management response and continuing work in Pentre – as the village was one of the worst-hit areas during Storm Dennis and other subsequent storm events last year. In February 2020, Storm Dennis saw record rainfall and caused record river levels and flows as Rhondda Cynon Taf saw its most […]

The First Minister of Wales Mark Drakeford will take part in the National Coronavirus Commemorative Event held at 5:15pm on March 23rd. The event will bring the nation together to pay our respects to those we’ve lost and express our sympathy to those who are grieving for their loved ones. It will be a chance […]

Attempting to take a holiday abroad will result in a £5,000 fine under new coronavirus laws. The legislation covering COVID-19 restrictions includes a ban on leaving the UK without a reasonable excuse – with the hefty fine for those breaking the rule.The new rules will also mean protests will be considered a permitted exception to the ban […]

A horrific year of nearly 150,000 COVID-related deaths is being marked with sombre ceremonies across the UK on the anniversary of Boris Johnson’s first lockdown. A year since his dramatic “stay at home” TV address to the nation, the prime minister claims the past year has been one of the most difficult in the country’s […]

Twelve men have been arrested on suspicion of violent disorder, assault and possession of offensive weapons following a disturbance near Wentloog Avenue, Cardiff. Three men are in hospital, a police presence remains in the area and the road remains closed while enquiries continue. It is understood that those involved are known to each other. Officers […]

Temperatures are expected to plunge in the coming days with wintry showers, heavy rain and strong winds set to hit parts of the UK. The unsettled weather comes with British Summer Time beginning in the UK this weekend when clocks go forward one hour from 1am on Sunday.Some forecasters are predicting the cold and wet […]

The community testing programme will be extended to the end of September to help manage outbreaks and target areas that see a rapid increase in cases, the Health Minister has announced. Asymptomatic testing has been taking place in Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf since the beginning of March with plans also progressing in Anglesey […]