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Earlier this morning (7th Jan), South Wales Police responded to an attempted robbery in Ramsdens on Taff Street, Pontypridd just before 9am. A male entered the store with a knife, and an employee sounded an alarm. The suspect then made off from the store empty handed and no-one was injured. The suspect is described as […]

FREE festive parking returns to Aberdare and Pontypridd Town Centres throughout December – for the fifth year in a row. All Council-owned car parks in the two towns will once again be free to use for residents and visitors from 10am on Saturday 1st December, to encourage more people to enjoy our Town Centres over […]

Disrespectful vandals have damaged every one of the poignant soldier silhouettes that stand in Ynysangharad War Memorial Park, just days before Remembrance Day. Rhondda Cynon Taf Council, which commissioned the beautifully-crafted installations to commemorate the Centenary of the end of World War 1, has now been forced to remove the memorials, as they are likely […]

(Picture – Local housing charity Adref has launched their StreetSmarts service for homeless people and rough sleepers in Rhondda Cynon Taf. This innovative project, based in Pontypridd, is in partnership with Rhondda Cynon Taf Council. The service supports people that maybe sleeping rough by providing them with advice, access to food, showers, clothes washing […]

Picture – Twitter @HuwStephens Another business in Pontypridd is closing its doors. Siop y Bont, based in the indoor market has confirmed that it will cease business at the end of next month. Very sad to hear that Siop y Bont is closing at the end of August. If you are in town tomorrow for […]

Essential bridge repairs and road resurfacing will be undertaken at the Sardis Gyratory in Pontypridd this summer – requiring temporary traffic management over the coming weeks. The necessary project will allow the Rhondda Cynon Taf Council to make joint repairs to the Sardis Road/Mill Street bridges and carriageway resurfacing along sections of the gyratory system. […]

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council will co-host an event in Pontypridd where residents are invited to share their views about all matters concerning local bus services. The Your Bus Matters event, hosted by the Welsh Government-funded charity Bus Users Cymru with assistance from the Local Authority, has been organised as part of Catch the Bus Week […]

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council will be marking Armed Forces Day at Ynysangharad War Memorial Park in Pontypridd on Saturday 7th July. Armed Forces Day 2018 will commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War as well as marking the dedication and bravery of our Armed Forces, past and present. The official Raising […]

The Welsh Rugby Union has launched a ‘seasonal repositioning’ pilot with 59 clubs across Wales signing up to a trial involving more than 4500 players (u7s-u11s) at more than 5000 matches and festivals over the next three months (June – August 2018). Following consultation with selected clubs and mini rugby volunteers, the WRU feels it […]

Stark warning to fly tippers as local litter lout is fined over £800 for blighting the County Borough. Fly tipping, littering or allowing your dog to foul in a public place will not be tolerated in Rhondda Cynon Taf and the Council will use all measures available to catch those responsible for blighting its towns […]

Karen, Oliver and Seren from Stage Left Drama popped into GTFM to chat about their next production, being held at the Muni Arts Centre. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3  

British Transport Police are appealing for witnesses to a disturbance on a train between Porth and Pontypridd. The incident took place between 10.40am and 11am on Friday 20 April. A man boarded the train and went straight into the toilet. When the train guard knocked the door to check on his welfare, the man became […]