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Update On Llanwonno Tip

Following the recent disruption and damage caused by Storm Dennis and the intense rainfall over the weekend, the Council is providing residents with an update on the landslip at Llanwonno Tip.

New £20 note strengthens Bank’s commitment to making money accessible for people with sight loss

Today (20 February 2020), the Bank of England’s new £20 note comes into circulation with tactile markings to help make it easy for blind and partially sighted people to decipher it from existing £5 and £10 notes.


Welsh Conservatives' three-point plan for flash floods

Commenting further on the floods in Wales, Shadow Welsh Conservative Environment, Sustainability and Rural Affairs Minister, Andrew Davies AM, said: “On behalf of the Welsh Conservatives I’d like to reiterate our thanks to the emergency services, volunteers and to people in communities across Wal

Wales to have mini nuclear power plants .Where in Wales?

A consortium, including Rolls-Royce, plans to build modular nuclear power plants in Wales

Andrew RT Davies AM/AC, the Shadow Minister for Sustainability, has broadly welcomed the recent news about the possible site of the first small modular reactor (SMR) in Wales, and said:

Cash strapped council extend length of Sobell Leisure Centre’s Pool

Exciting improvements that will increase the capacity for lessons and different activities in Sobell Leisure Centre’s Pools have been confirmed. 

Community Flood Recovery Grant to help residents and businesses

The Council will provide financial support to residents and businesses affected by the flooding following Storm Dennis.


You might not know it, but it the Cynon Valley has its own community radio station. Dapper FM, currently based in Jacs Live Music venue, Aberdare, has been the community radio station for the Cynon Valley for the last twelve years. We need help though.