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Natural Resources Wales Amber warning issued for South Wales

Natural Resources Wales is asking people to be alert for flooding as heavy rain is expected to affect South Wales throughout Thursday evening into Friday.

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Genealogy

Genealogy is a captivating hobby that not only brings the past alive, but also informs you of your place in the present: how did you come to exist?

You may be surprised to discover the influence that your ancestors have had on your life in the present day.

A letter from astronaut Tim Peake in conjunction with Volunteers Week.

Dear Editor,


Scouting set me on a path to becoming an astronaut. Where will it take you?


Fly Tipper Fined £828

Stark warning to fly tippers as local litter lout is fined over £800 for blighting the County Borough.

Welsh Youth Parliament begins voter registration

Voter registration for the Welsh Youth Parliament has opened online.

The Welsh Youth Parliament is now allowing young people in Wales to register to vote in the Welsh Youth Parliament elections in November.

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council taxpayers paying more for less on the 4th of June

‘MAINTAIN WEEKLY REFUSE COLLECTIONS’ Labour in Rhondda Cynon Taf already has a strong track record of investment to improve our environment.

Last chance for communities in Wales to get up to £10,000 healthy heart funding

Community groups in Wales have just two weeks left to apply for a regional grant of up to £10,000 to help local people look after their hearts.

NRW Bathing water sampling gets underway

There’s a busy few months ahead for the Natural Resources Wales (NRW) water sampling teams who will spend the summer monitoring the quality at Bathing Waters across Wales.Between now and the end of September, each of the 104 Welsh Bathing

National Grid works requiring Taff Trail closure at Abercynon

The Council has been informed by National Grid of essential works to electricity pylons, requiring the necessary closure of a section of the Taff Trail between Abercynon and Quaker’s Yard.

New traffic signals on A4059 at Mountain Ash to be switched on

New traffic signals at the A4059’s junction with Cwm Cynon Industrial Estate will be brought into use this weekend, representing another development in the delivery of the Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link scheme.