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Thank you, Chanelle

We'd like to say big 'Thank you' to eight-year-old Chanelle Evans from Pentre who has given her pocket money to the Age Cymru shop in Pontypridd.

She raided her money box after hearing that the Age Cymru shop in Pontypridd had its collection box stolen.

Schools closure consultation begins with no fanfare from Council

The consultation on the proposals to close several schools in the Rhondda and Tonyrefail, remove sixth forms from Tonypandy, Porth and Ferndale and create new 3 to 16 and 3 to 19 year old schools has begun.

Half Term Fun for children at playschemes

Children living in Rhondda Cynon Taf can come and play for FREE at fun-packed play schemes across the county borough during October half-term.

Diabetes UK launches new Care in School Helpline

Diabetes UK has launched a new helpline, available to families across South Wales, to make sure that children with Type 1 diabetes get the support they need to make the most of their time at school.

What do you think of the new look AberdareOnline?

35% (15 votes)
42% (18 votes)
It's Ok
16% (7 votes)
I'm not keen
7% (3 votes)
I hate it!
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Total votes: 43

'Halloween Spooktacular'

Halloween antics at Rhondda Heritage Park

Looking for something different to do this Halloween?.....Then look no further than the Rhondda Heritage Park.

Information about 4 RCT Schools

Published on 16 October on Estyn website

Abernant Primary School Rhondda Cynon Taf

Urgent drugs warning following Rhondda chemist break-in

An urgent warning has been issued by South Wales Police following the theft of a large quantity of dangerous drugs from a chemist in Rhondda this morning.

Youth inspired to catch Wales at its best angle

Young people in Wales are being encouraged to capture the very best of the Welsh environment in a photo competition being run by Natural Resources Wales (NRW).

Welsh technological revolution sparked in the Rhondda

A Rhondda community regeneration charity is boldly positioning itself at the forefront of Wales’s drive to become the technology hub of Europe.