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Rhondda Cynon Taff news and information

Leading charity Diabetes UK Cymru is looking for cyclists in Wales

Diabetes UK is looking for people from Wales to get on their bikes and take on the UK Wide Cycle Ride this September.

This September take your fitness up a gear and complete our coast to coast virtual challenge. You can pick your distance from one of four routes:

South Wales Police use of facial recognition technology was unlawful but did not contravene article 8 finds Court of Appeal

The Court of Appeal has held that the use of facial recognition technology by the South Wales Police Force (SWP) was unlawful but that its use was proportionate under article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR).

Take action to prepare for 1 January 2021

While the government continues to negotiate a free trade agreement with the European Union, there are actions your business can take now to prepare for the end of the transition period after Brexit.

You can use the straightforward checker tool at 

Retaining wall replacement at Gwawr Street in Aberaman

Photographs were taken in 2018 before RCTC did necessary safety work after part of the retaining wall collapsed into the Nant Gwawr.

Rhondda Cynon Taf Weather Statement

Councillor Andrew Morgan, Leader of Rhondda Cynon Taf Council, said: “The Council is aware that there is a risk of thunderstorms and significant rainfall in localised areas over the next few days, and Council Officers are taking immediate action to prepare and mitigate risks where possible, inclu

Endoscopy services during the Covid-19 pandemic

Emergency endoscopy procedures have continued throughout the Covid-19 pandemic at the Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend. However, outpatients requiring an endoscopy have also been able to access the service since the end of April 2020.

Support for working families affected by Coronavirus given an extra boost

Families who benefit from government funded childcare support were given a boost as the Government announced that they would not lose out due to COVID-19.


Shadow Health Minister questions Welsh Labours delay in crucial winter protection plan

Commenting on the Welsh Government’s announcement that the Winter Protection Plan for this year will only be published in September


The Council has been made aware of an e-mail that has been sent to individuals which is an attempt to illicit bank account details from them.