Current Rhondda Cynon Taff News
Pye Corner, Newport, railway station secured with grant - BBC News
The south east Wales regional transport consortium Sewta played a leading role in bidding for the developments. Its chairman, Andrew Morgan, of Rhondda Cynon Taff Council, said they would "reap great dividends" for the area. "These projects will ...
Thu, 16 May 2013 09:03:10 GMT
Fly-tipping hotspot near clean streets boss' home a 'disgrace' - WalesOnline
But Coun Powell says the mess was “one of the worst fly tipping hotspots in Rhondda Cynon Taff.” He claims the tonnes of rubbish have not been cleaned in the five-day period the council sets itself in reports. “I simply cannot understand what is going ...
Wed, 15 May 2013 11:50:19 GMT
Number of people receiving aid from Pontypridd Foodbank triples in a year - WalesOnline
There are three other foodbanks in Rhondda Cynon Taff in Pontyclun, Rhondda and a joint one for Merthyr and the Cynon Valley. The distribution centre at Saint Luke's in Pontypridd is currently open to the public for two hours on a Wednesday morning ...
Wed, 08 May 2013 09:55:32 GMT
Wales to be hit hard by benefits cuts — Minister Huw Lewis - This is South Wales
Blaenau Gwent, Neath Port Talbot, Rhondda Cynon Taff and Caerphilly also fall within the 25 worst affected local authorities. That's according to the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS), which also said that despite the UK Government's aims to get more ...
Sat, 11 May 2013 14:03:30 GMT
Disabled in Wales could 'lose £4000 a year in cuts' - ITV News
Communities & Tackling Poverty Minister Huw Lewis claims Merthyr Tydfil, Blaenau Gwent, Neath Port Talbot, Rhondda Cynon Taff and Caerphilly will fall within the 25 worst affected local authorities in Great Britain. He has highlighted research by the ...
Wed, 08 May 2013 16:27:12 GMT
Animal cruelty cases on the rise - ITV News
The total number of convictions across Wales rose from 239 to 248 between 2011 and 2012, but the report also found that in Bridgend, Rhondda Cynon Taff and Merthyr Tydfil convictions more than doubled from 23 to 76. In north east wales, including Alyn ...
Tue, 30 Apr 2013 05:40:01 GMT
'No further action' against eight men arrested over death of rugby stalwart ... - WalesOnline
The father-of-two, from Beddau in Rhondda Cynon Taff, worked as a taxi driver and played rugby for Beddau RFC and Llantrisant RFC. At around 11.15pm on the night Mr Prosser died, there a had been a fight in O'Neill's and several people were thrown out ...
Wed, 01 May 2013 18:35:58 GMT