Skip to main content


Repair scheme to the Rhondda Heritage Park retaining wall

The Council will shortly begin a repair scheme in Trehafod to rectify damaged sections of the Rhondda Heritage Park retaining wall – and the initial phase of work will begin at Trehafod Road from Monday

30 January 2023

Next stage of process to extend passenger rail services to Hirwaun

Further development work towards extending rail services from Aberdare to Hirwaun is underway, after the Council secured important Welsh Government funding through the Cardiff Capital Region Transport Authority

30 January 2023

Blue Plaque To Remember Pontypridd Union Workhouse

A Blue Plaque has been unveiled by Rhondda Cynon Taf Mayor, Councillor Wendy Treeby, at Dewi Sant Health Park, the site of the former Pontypridd Union Workhouse

30 January 2023

Holocaust Memorial Day 2023

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is proud to support Holocaust Memorial Day 2023 (Friday, January 27). The theme this year is 'Ordinary People'

27 January 2023

Lido Ponty Cold Water Swims Return

It's cool news everyone!Weekend cold water swims at the National Lido of Wales, Lido Ponty, return next month.

26 January 2023

New grant established to distribute funding for community projects

The Council will establish a 'Rhondda Cynon Taf Community Grant' scheme to deliver £4.3m Shared Prosperity Funding for community projects – and will invite local groups and third sector organisations to apply in a phased approach

26 January 2023

Community Meals Service to continue with hot meals

Following a recent public consultation, Cabinet Members have agreed to retain the council-run Community Meals Service, which provides hot meals to service users, with a renewed model

26 January 2023

2023 at A Welsh Coal Mining Experience

Whether you're a regular visitor or thinking about visiting us for the first time, this handy guide might come in useful and answer any questions you may have - so please keep reading!

26 January 2023

Cabinet have agreed Changes to Waste and Recycling

Cabinet have considered and approved* officer proposals to move to three-weekly black bag/wheelie bin collections.

25 January 2023

Could You Offer Care and Support In RCT

Residents can get FREE professional advice to help set up a 'micro-enterprise' to offer care at home to older and disabled people

24 January 2023

News Search