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ONS evidence torpedoes Labour e-cig ban

Welsh Labour’s planned restrictions on e-cigarettes, a key plank of their public health reforms, was torpedoed today by evidence from the Office for National Statistics that e-cigarettes do not represent a gateway to smoking.

Committee to look at protecting children from smacking

The National Assembly has voted to set up a new committee to look at the issues involved in a ban on smacking children in Wales.

High-Powered Race Sponsor

We are delighted to announce that Vattenfall is one of the major sponsors at the 2014 Nos Galan Road Races

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is delighted to announce that Vattenfall is one of the major sponsors at the 2014 Nos Galan Road Races.

Taff Trail improvements

Cyclists and walkers taking a ride or stroll along the Taff Trail through Rhondda Cynon Taf this winter will see a number of improvements to the route.

Housebound Residents Applaud Library Service

Disabled residents who benefit from the Council’s Housebound Library Service are applauding the first-class service to their door.

Buy new trains with new powers instead of building new M4 says Eluned Parrott

The Welsh Lib Dems are urging the Welsh Government to use its newly devolved powers around rail franchising to plan for the future with a Welsh Rolling Stock Strategy, investing in new train carriages and ensuring the future growth of our rail services.

‘Disabled people need to be recognised as sexual beings’

Disability doesn't take away a person's sexual identity. By supporting disabled people to have a healthy sex life, social care professionals will see the positive impact it can have, says Tuppy Owens

By Tuppy Owens

Get An Affordable Computer Thanks To Microsoft

There’s now an easier way than ever to start using the internet with your ready-to-go, very affordable computer.

Residents on certain benefits can get a refurbished computer thanks to a digital inclusion scheme backed by Microsoft.

Auditing bodies unite to produce good practice guide on whistleblowing

A good practice guide for workers and employers of the public sector has been produced jointly by the four supreme audit agencies of the UK, including the Wales Audit Office.

Update Right of Way at Ynys Fields and Aberdare Canal Head

We know quite a few people have shown concerns over the blocked Right of Way at the Ynys fields.

An update from Rhondda Cynon Taf Council explains that the problem was found to be that a non-return valve had failed in one of the water pumps but this has been rectified.