Rhondda Cynon Taff, Wales News
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A Cynon Valley cancer charity's bridal boutique which offers affordable vintage wedding dresses for brides-to-be has waltzed off with a Social Enterprise of the Year award.
A renowned chip shop in the heart of Tonyrefail is once again in the running to be named Wales' top chippy.
Plans to build 12 properties on the site of a fire-damaged workingmen's club in the Rhondda have been refused by the local authority's planning committee.
Design of the new 40 apartment Extra Care scheme to be built by Keepmoat in partnership with Hafod Care Association Housing and regeneration specialist Keepmoat has secured its first new build contract in Wales to build a 40-apartment Extra Care scheme.
Some 50 schools prevent 984kgs of batteries going to landfill in a new green scheme, with Ynyscynon Early Learning Centre leading the way Schools across Rhondda Cynon Taff have prevented 948kg of used batteries from going to landfill since the start of April - more than the weight of a small family car! Some 50 primary and secondary schools in the ... (more)
Candles were lit, concerts were held and services were held across the county borough as the community reflected on the losses of the Great War Communities across Rhondda Cynon Taff have taken time out over the last few days to light candles and reflect on the lives lost during WWI to mark the 100 year anniversary since the conflict began.
William Pike, who lives in Tylorstown and is originally from Blaenllechau, celebrated his milestone birthday at Ferndale House Resource Centre William Pike celebrated with loved ones at Ferndale House Resource Centre - and also enjoyed a visit from Rhondda Cynon Taff's mayor Councillor John Watts.
Ynysybwl's outdoor paddling pool will be the only one in Rhondda Cynon Taff to open this August after community members rallied round to make it possible.
The latest ambulance response figures are out and show that yet again the all Wales target of 65% of all category A emergency calls responded to in 8 minutes has been missed.
At the full Council meeting on 23rd July a report was presented from the Auditor - the Annual Improvement Report - which gave a false and out of date view of the Council's financial capabilities.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 07:01 am
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