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Letter from Macmillan Cancer Support in Wales

The Covid-19 global pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges to our communities in Wales. Many people feel isolated, overwhelmed and afraid of what the uncertain future may hold.

 

RCTC Cabinet agrees amended option for future residential care provision

Cabinet has agreed to an amended option for future residential care provision – which will see nine Council-run care homes retained and modernised, including Garth Olwg (Church Village) and Ystradfechan (Treorchy). 

Remote learning confirmed for Rhondda Cynon Taf pupils on December 17 and 18

Schools in Rhondda Cynon Taf will only be open to high priority vulnerable learners and staff on December 17 and 18. All other learners will be provided with digital or distance learning opportunities and wellbeing support in the home setting on December 17 and 18.

Urgent call for clarity on how £58m to replace Grenfell-style cladding has been spent

Janet Finch-Saunders, MS the Welsh Conservative spokesperson on Building Regulations, has called for immediate clarification on how some £58 million the Welsh Labour-led Governm

Clinical Research Centre Photography Competition

A new Clinical Research Centre is due to open at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant in January 2021, which will enhance the current research facilities at the health board.

NEARLY 5,000 JOBS TO BE SAVED AT PEACOCKS IF MANAGEMENT BUY-OUT GETS GO AHEAD

A management buy-out (MBO) proposal has been submitted to the administrators of fashion retailer Peacocks and if successful has the potential to prevent UK-wide store closures and save 4,908 people from redundancy.

Make Christmas TV educational - top films to watch children

Do your children want to spend the festive holiday sprawled on the sofa watching Christmas films? 

Scheme to repair Penydarren Tramroad Bridge Trecynon submitted to Cadw

The Council has made important progress in the process to repair Penydarren Tramroad Bridge in Trecynon – and has submitted designs of a scheme to restore the Scheduled Monument for Cadw’s review.

OPERATION MIRAM | CHARGED AND REMANDED

Four men charged with drugs and firearms offences remanded in custody
Following a series of morning raids upon addresses in the Rhondda valley and in Neath, four men have been charged with drugs offences and appeared before Merthyr Tydfil Magistra

NEW ONLINE RESOURCE HELPS SOCIAL CARE JOB APPLICANTS STAND OUT

A new national resource has been launched in Wales on the WeCare.Wales website. The resource helps jobseekers improve their employability as well as helping employers identify people most suited to working in social care roles.

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