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July 2019

Abbey Equine Clinic celebrates its 10th Anniversary

This month Abbey Equine Clinic Ltd celebrated its 10th Year of business serving the equine community across the South Wales region from it’s clinic based in llanover.

Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link - work over school summer holiday

In order to progress the next significant stage in constructing the Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link, a six-week road closure is required at Penrhiwceiber Road – scheduled for the school holiday to minimise disruption.

Council having been advised many times and were aware of the dangerous condition of the Gwawr Street wall but allow it to collapse why?

Emergency work has been undertaken at Gwawr Street Aberaman so reported Rhondda Cynon Taf Council (RCRC) on their Twitter account question is why? RCTC explain “following the collapse of a river wall into the stream.” I note the refer to the Nant Gwawr as a River.

 

Wales bottom of UK table for cancer survival rates

Welsh Conservatives have reiterated the need to increase capacity in cancer diagnostics and increase investment in cancer facilities as Wales ranks bottom in latest cancer survival statistics.

FORMER ABERDARE GADLYS GIRLS SCHOOL TO HAVE 38 RESIDENTIAL UNITS

REGULATION 10 (1) OF THE PLANNING (LISTED BUILDING AND CONSERVATION AREA) (WALES) REGULATIONS 2012

 

Application for Listed Building Consent

Application No: 18/0088/12

 

Applicant: - S F Foundation

Shadow Education Minister frustrated with 'complex and obscure'

Suzy Davies AM, Shadow Minister for Education, has expressed her frustration with seeing more schools hit the h

Aberdare Park is set to celebrate its 150th birthday RCTC spend thousands but still no paddling pool why?

Aberdare Park is set to celebrate its 150th birthday in style this month with a Victorian-theme family fun day packed full of nostalgia and excitement.

Traffic monitoring to inform future Aberdare Bypass extension

The Council has begun a traffic monitoring exercise in the north of the Cynon Valley, to inform a future scheme which will extend the Aberdare Bypass and link the A4059 to the A465 Heads of the Valley Road.

Hop on board for cancer information and advice from Macmillan Cancer Support’s specialists in Merthyr

Macmillan Cancer Support’s information bus, affectionately known as Bronwen, is coming to Merthyr to answer your questions about cancer.

RCP Cymru Wales launches campaign to protect clinicians' time for research

Research is crucial to excellent patient care.

 

Research-active hospitals have improved outcomes for patients and many doctors regard research as an important part of their job and a very positive experience.

 

Labour's Remain announcement

Commenting on The UK Shadow Cabinet’s decision to back Remain, Paul Davies AM, Leader of the Welsh Conservative Group, said:

RCT Youth Vote 2019 takes place this week

The Council’s Youth Engagement and Participation Service (YEPS) is turning youth clubs and schools into polling stations this week, so young people can vote on which of three issues will become the subject of a £10,000 project.

Rhigos car park is now not for sale say Natural Resources Wales

Back in 2014, Natural Resources Wales (NRW) considered selling this area of land along with a number of other sites and they were added to the government register as potential surplus sites that other public bodies could express an interest in before being offered on the open-market.

Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link - work over school summer holiday

In order to progress the next significant stage in constructing the Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link, a six-week road closure is required at Penrhiwceiber Road – scheduled for the school holiday to minimise disruption.

School Battery Recycling Competition winner announced!

Students across Rhondda Cynon Taf collected 1,766kgs of used batteries - more than the weight of 1 large family car or 56 small fridges!

Age Connects Morgannwg celebrates 42 years of supporting older people in the local community

Age Connects Morgannwg (ACM) is celebrating 42 years as an independent local charity which provides advice and support to older people who need it the most.

Shadow Health Minister meets with RNIB representatives to call on Health Minister to ‘be braver’ for sake of sight-loss patients

Angela Burns AM met with the team behind the Royal National Institute for the Blind this afternoon at the National Assembly for Wales, before the visitors gathered in the public gallery to watch an RNIB-backed Welsh Conservative debate in the Chamber.

Police operation leads to seizure of drugs and cash

Police made arrests and seized cash, crack cocaine and heroin worth tens of thousands of pounds during a police operation on Tuesday (2 July).

RCT Labour £2M vanity project gets under way but what about the out of date Aberdare Bypass bridge

Construction work will soon begin on a new footbridge for Pontypridd Town Centre, which will create a pedestrian link from the Llys Cadwyn development into Ynysangharad War Memorial Park.

A4059 Aberdare ROAD CLOSURE

RHONDDA CYNON TAFF COUNTY BOROUGH COUNCIL

(A4059, ABERDARE)

(TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE) ORDER 2019

 

VARIOUS STREETS, MOUNTAIN ASH) (TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS

RHONDDA CYNON TAFF COUNTY BOROUGH COUNCIL

(VARIOUS STREETS, MOUNTAIN ASH) (TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS) ORDER 2019

 

Police Recorded Road Casualties, Wales, 2018

The Welsh Government has published Police Recorded Road Casualties, Wales, 2018, which includes information on severity of injury and type of road user.