Treorchy, Wales Newswire

Treorchy, Wales Newswire

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  1. Cwm Taf UHB unveils new Health and Wellbeing CentreRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Aberdare Online

    A A 1.5m Centre designed to transform care and support for people living with dementia will be launched by Cwm Taf University Health Board today. The Health and Wellbeing Centre, based at the Ysbyty George Thomas site in Treorchy, is a vital part of the Health Board's strategy to deliver the highest quality dementia care to individuals and their families across the South Wales Valleys.

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  2. Progress report - 21st Century Schools developments in Rhondda, Tonyrefail and CwmamanRead the original story

    Wednesday May 16 | Aberdare Online

    Widespread progress has been made on a number of major 21st Century Schools developments in Rhondda, Tonyrefail and Cwmaman, which are on course to be delivered from September. More than A 100m is being invested in schools across the County Borough to deliver improvements in 2018/19, jointly funded through #RCTinvest and the Welsh Government's 21st Century Schools and Education Programme.

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  3. Proposal to remove Neath station from main railway line attackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | IcNetwork

    A petition launched to highlight the potential removal of Neath station from the main railway line to London has attracted more than 6,000 signatures in two days. The proposal, put forward by Professor Mark Barry of Cardiff University as part of his Swansea Bay Metro concept, would mean quicker rail journey times between Cardiff and Swansea, and Swansea to London Paddington.

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  4. 10 fantastic summer shows in Rhondda Cynon Taf you can buy tickets for right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | IcNetwork

    Comedy, music and children are all catered for in the programme lined up at The Coliseum in Aberdare and The Park & Dare in Treorchy. Much more than just a jukebox show, Rock and Roll Revolution takes you on a historical journey via breathtaking renditions of the biggest hits that will have you dancing in the aisles, including Rock Around The Clock, Tutti Frutti, Johnny B Goode, La Bamba, and A Teenager In Love.

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  5. The story of a 25-year-old woman who gave up her life to look after her dad with Alzheimer'sRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2018 | IcNetwork

    Their father David had explored the world after joining the navy but wanted his childr.en to have a 'normal' life back in Wales, just like he had growing up in the Rhondda . And after graduating from university, Robyn moved to London, as most 20-somethings do, to fulfil her dreams of working in fashion in the 'Big Smoke'.

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  6. Bwlch mountain road reopens after 'future-proofing' workRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | BBC News

    The A4061 Bwlch-y-Clawdd road between Treorchy and Bridgend closed on April 3 for resurfacing and rock netting work. Temporary traffic management will be in place while the remainder of the work, part of a A 20m Rhondda Cynon Taf council investment in roads, continues.

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  7. The hardest and most feared rugby teams in the whole of WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | IcNetwork

    There are certain games players always look out for with a sense of trepidation when the fixtures are announced at the start of the season. They are the ones against those teams whose reputations go before them - the sides that like to dish out their own special brand of rugby medicine on a Saturday afternoon.

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  8. Why people woke up to these strange snow formations on their cars on the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | IcNetwork

    A number of people woke up to a strange sight on bank holiday Monday as folds of ice and snow rolled up like carpets appeared on the windscreens of their cars. Snow rollers are a rare meteorological phenomenon in which large snowballs are formed naturally as chunks of snow are blown along.

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  9. Treorchy's Bwlch mountain road closes for resurfacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | BBC News

    A mountain road in Rhondda Cynon Taff will be closed for a week to allow resurfacing and rock netting work to take place. The A4061 Bwlch-y-Clawdd Road will be shut from Treorchy to north of the village of Nantymoel in Bridgend county, just after the A4107 junction.

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  10. Patients and staff come together to learn WelshRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2018 | Aberdare Online

    Patients and staff at Pinewood House are being given Welsh lessons as part of a new project to develop their skills and confidence. Classes are being delivered by the Connecting Learners Project based at the University Of South Wales and Cwm Taf University Health Board at the mental health rehabilitation unit in Treorchy.

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  11. Cymmer pupils given insight into construction industry by 21st Century Schools contractorRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2018 | Aberdare Online

    The Council's contractor for its A 1.9m education investment in Cymmer Primary School has held a series of engagement events with local pupils about opportunities in the construction industry. Rhondda Cynon Taf Council's huge A 85m education investment in Rhondda and Tonyrefail schools, jointly funded by the Welsh Government's 21st Century Schools and Education Programme, will soon see state-of-the-art facilities delivered in Tonyrefail, Porth, Cymmer, Tonypandy, Ferndale and Treorchy.

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  12. Bwlch Mountain Road resurfacing during the Easter holidayRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2018 | Aberdare Online

    The Council will carry out necessary carriageway resurfacing work during the Easter holiday to future-proof Rhondda Cynon Taf's section of the Bwlch Mountain route. The work will take place over Easter to minimise disruption - beginning on Tuesday, April 3, and scheduled for completion on April 9. It will require a full road closure of Rhondda Cynon Taf's section of the A4061 Bwlch-y-Clawdd Road - between the B4223 Pen-Twyn Road in Treorchy and Bridgend's section of the A4061, just beyond the road's junction with the A4107.

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  13. Another bank has shut in AberdareRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2018 | IcNetwork

    The Co-operative bank on Duke Street will close on May 16 as the company aims to reduce its operating costs amid falling customer usage. It is the latest in a string of bank closures across the town and the county borough as a whole.

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  14. South Wales Echo letters: Saturday, March 3, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | IcNetwork

    The person brave enough to speak out from the ambulance service shows how bad things have become. Yes, it does erode public confidence in the service but that lost confidence is not with the frontline staff it's with you the people who are supposed to be in charge of it all.

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  15. This is how work is going on some of the massive school building projects in Rhondda Cynon TaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | IcNetwork

    There are huge upgrades on schools across the county borough as well as the A 7.2m project to build a huge new site in Cwmaman These are the pictures from around the construction sites bringing major improvements and a brand new school to Rhondda Cynon Taff . Jointly funded by RCT Council and the Welsh Government, the works will mean state-of-the art facilities in Tonyrefail, Porth, Cymmer, Tonypandy, Ferndale and Treorchy.

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  16. Tributes paid to popular rugby coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | South Wales Argus

    Wynford Landry from New Inn was diagnosed with a grade four brain tumour in November 2017 and died aged 75 on February 5. His son Chris Landry confirmed that his father died at St David's Hospice in Newport where he had been for two weeks. "He played rugby since he was 19 and has been coaching for last 40 years.

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  17. The amazing photographs which show the true beauty of the RhonddaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | IcNetwork

    They capture some incredible scenes - from horses galloping through the Fforch in Treorchy to amazing mountain views and treasured monuments like the Lady of Penrhys statue The pictures, submitted by people around the two valleys, include various settings - from horses galloping through the Fforch in Treorchy , amazing mountain views and treasured monuments such as the Lady of Penrhys statue.

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  18. Tributes paid to popular rugby coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | Freepressseries.co.uk

    Wynford Landry from New Inn was diagnosed with a grade four brain tumour in November 2017 and died aged 75 on February 5. His son Chris Landry confirmed that his father died at St David's Hospice in Newport where he had been for two weeks. "He played rugby since he was 19 and has been coaching for last 40 years.

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  19. Rugby coach Wynford Landry died aged 75 on February 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | South Wales Argus

    Wynford Landry from New Inn was diagnosed with a grade four brain tumour in November 2017 and died aged 75 on February 5. His son Chris Landry confirmed that his father died at St David's Hospice in Newport where he had been for two weeks. "He played rugby since he was 19 and has been coaching for last 40 years.

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  20. No public convenience in Aberdare Library but Treorchy Library to house new public convenienceRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2018 | Aberdare Online

    This latest scheme is one of seven public conveniences to undergo works in the County Borough and will be in addition to the total investment to more than A 310,000 in less than two years. The investment in Treorchy will see new male and female toilets moved to the library building opposite, and provide users with an improved facility which will include new baby changing facilities in male/female, disabled toilet, new bowls and seats, new wash basins, hand drier and vanity area, and new floors and rendered walls.

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