Literature Wales has announced the names of twenty-one writers who will receive a total of £70,000 in Writers’ Bursaries this year. The 2017 Writers’ Bursaries will allow these writers to take time out to write, as well as assisting small-scale travel and research.
Notice is hereby given in accordance with section 38(2) Local Government Finance Act 1992, that at a meeting of the Council held on 10th March 2016, it was resolved, in accordance with Section 30(2) Local Government Finance Act 1992, that the following amounts of Council Tax be set for the financ
Notice is hereby given that Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council (“the Council”) have made an order under sections 32 and 35 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (“the 1984 Act”) and of all other enabling power, the effect of which will be to:
Below is a copy of an email directed at Head of Service–Corporate Design & Maintenance for RCTCBC, the local resident who addressed and expressed his concerns in the email has been questioning RCTC since the council dumped 1,500 tons of waste in Glynhafod an illegal act by the labour co
A Mountain Ash resident is celebrating after winning £1,000 of John Lewis vouchers thanks to Cardiff’s leading independent estate agency, Moginie James - and top of the wish list is a new washing machine.
For most of us, carrying out everyday tasks and getting around safely and independently in our own homes is merely part of our daily routine. However, people with learning disabilities and sight loss can find such day-to-day tasks extremely challenging because housing does not meet their needs.
A survey by the Family and Childcare Trust has revealed a significant shortage of childcare places in Wales – with just 20% of Welsh councils reporting enough availability in their area for every parent that worked full time.
Some local authorities are no longer fulfilling their statutory duties to children and nearly nine out of ten local authorities are finding it “increasingly challenging”, according to a new report from the All Party Parliamen
Matthew Morris designed and made an electro-mechanical device to ensure that people who require tablets, pills and medication on a regular basis, take these on time, accurately, without missing any critical prescribed medication.
Yn dilyn llwyddiant yr ail Ddiwrnod Rhyngwladol Dylan Thomas yn 2016, mae manylion y trydydd dathliad blynyddol i un o lenorion enwocaf Cymru wedi cael eu cyhoeddi, gan gynnwys digwyddiadau ledled y DU, yn ogystal ag eraill sy’n dechrau ymddangos ym mhedwar ban byd.
During each inspection, inspectors aim to answer three key questions: Key Question 1: How good are the outcomes? Key Question 2: How good is provision? Key Question 3: How good are leadership and management?
Ahead of this week’s Budget (8th March), Disability Wales are supporting a UK wide call for the Government to reconsider planned cuts to the Work Related Activity Group (WRAG) of the disability benefit Employment Support Allowance (ESA), which will see new claimants lose out on £30-a-week, £1500
South Wales Police are appealing for information after an armed robbery at Premier Stores in John Street, Aberdare. Two men wearing balaclavas entered the store between 5.45am and 6am on 25 February armed with weapons and stole a substantial amount of money.
To celebrate World Book Day on Thursday 2nd March 2017, and the overwhelming success of the first term’s use of the Accelerated Reader programme, your child will be taking part in a sponsored MACS Reading Marathon, along with all students in years 7, 8 and 9.
Literature Wales has announced an international programme to commemorate the death of Welsh poet Hedd Wyn and other World War One writers such as the Irish poet Francis Ledwidge who, like Hedd Wyn, died on 31 July 1917.
A weekly newspaper circulating in the Aberdare Valley, Mountain Ash, Merthyr Tydfil, Pontypridd and Glyn Neath areas. Published between 1902 and 1991, the newspaper's main content was local news. The newspaper's proprietors between 1902 and ca.1967 were W. Pugh and J. T. Rowlands, with the Celtic Press subsequently becoming proprietors. Associated titles: Aberdare Times (1869); Aberdare post (1912-1920); Mountain Ash Post (1912-1920); Aberdare and Mountain Ash Leader (1968); Mountain Ash Leader (1971); Cynon Valley leader (1991-).