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Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has confirmed it is currently considering development options for several vacant buildings on Taff Street, as part of its regeneration strategy for Pontypridd – including the former Marks and Spencer building. Cabinet will consider a report on Monday, November 15, which provides a progress update on important regeneration schemes across Pontypridd town centre. […]

A 10-year-old boy killed in a dog attack near near Caerphilly has been named by Gwent Police as Jack Lis. Armed police were sent to an address in Pentwyn, Penyrheol, at 3.55pm on Monday, accompanied by paramedics from the Welsh Ambulance Service. They confirmed a child had died at the scene. The dog was destroyed […]

The Health Minister is urging people to have their autumn Covid-19 booster vaccination to support the NHS ahead of winter. More than half a million people have now had their Covid-19 booster vaccination in Wales, including three-quarters of care home residents, more than half of 70 to 74-year-olds and more than a quarter of 65 […]

Some students will be able to vote at their college in next May’s local government elections, as part of efforts to increase voter turnout. The Welsh Government has announced details of four flexible voting pilot schemes being taken forward by local authorities. The next Welsh local government elections will be held on 5 May 2022. […]

A man rescued from a cave system in the Brecon Beacons after getting injured and trapped for two days is doing “remarkably well”, the emergency services have said. Rescue workers pulled the man out of Ogof Ffynnon Ddu near Penwyllt on Monday evening in what is believed to be the longest stretcher carry in British […]

A 10-year-old-boy has been killed in a dog attack near Caerphilly. Armed police were sent to an address in Pentwyn, Penyrheol, at 3.55pm on Monday, accompanied by paramedics from the Welsh Ambulance Service. They confirmed a child had died at the scene. The dog was destroyed by firearms officers and no other animals were involved. […]

The Rhydyfelin Community Group has created a cascading waterfall of poppies, flanked by the silhouettes representing the Fallen of the First and Second World Wars. The works have been created to mark Armistice Day 2021 and are proudly on display outside Rhydyfelin Community Centre. The silhouettes are the creation of retired labourer Michael Mottram. Councillor Maureen Webber, Rhondda Cynon Taf Council Deputy Leader and […]

“Safe standing” areas will be introduced at Chelsea, Spurs, Cardiff, Manchester United and Manchester City from New Year’s Day. They will be the first clubs in the top two divisions of football in England and Wales to allow standing in nearly 30 years. Fans will be able to stand in certain seated areas as part […]

More people in Wales are starting a new business venture and seizing the economic and lifestyle changes that have been driven by the Covid-19 pandemic, Economy Minister Vaughan Gething revealed today as Global Entrepreneurship week gets underway. Latest figures show that since March 2020, the Welsh Government’s Business Wales service has provided advice and guidance […]

The Welsh Government’s Business Wales Service, which provides impartial, independent support and advice to people starting, running and growing a business, has supported the creation of 25,000 jobs across Wales since 2016, Economy Minister, Vaughan Gething has revealed. The Minister said the creation of the 25,000 jobs in SMEs across Wales via the direct support […]

Tackling health inequalities and more help to help people quit are key parts of a new plan to make Wales smoke-free by the end of the decade. Deputy Minister for Wellbeing, Lynne Neagle has launched a consultation for the long term tobacco control strategy, A Smoke-free Wales. It will be open until January 31st. The […]

Pontypridd Foodbank has found a new permanent home, with the help of Rhondda Cynon Taf Council, from which it can continue its invaluable work helping people in need – making available a former day centre building which was no longer in use. The registered charity, which is part of the Trussell Trust Foodbank Network, aims […]