News

Please find below the most recent news articles published on this website.

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  • Vacancy for a Council member in Pontyclun central
    A vacancy has arisen for a Council member in the Pontyclun Central ward. This ward includes Ynusddu and that part of Pontyclun which is East of the Railway , old Miskin and the part of Cefn y Hendy reached from Heol Miskin side. An election will be held is 10 or more electors request one […]
  • Pontyclun Walking Rugby festival
    On Sunday 31st July 2022 Pontyclun organised the largest Walking rugby festival ever held in Wales. With over 170 players playing 72 matches across the morning in rain and sun this was a great opportunity to showcase the growing sport of Walking Rugby Essentially touch rugby played at walking pace it is particularly suited to […]
  • Picnic in the Park 2022
    The Community Council is delighted top say that Picnic in the Park is returning again this year Saturday 16th July from 1 till 4pm We have over 20 stalls with a range of activities food and drinks for you. So if you want to be lazy, that’s fine; or run around playing with the kids, […]
  • Community Walks
    The Community Council’s 5 local community walks which showcase some of the great scenery and history of our area seem to be a hit with the public. These Badger walks go across our whole community and are a great way to enjoy the outdoors and learn a bit about our area. Working in conjunction with […]
  • Vacancy for a Community Councillor in Pontyclun East
    Pontyclun Community Council currently has a vacancy for a Councillor in the Pontyclun East ward which will be filled through the process of co-option. Co-opted Councillors have the same rights and responsibilities as those Councillors who obtain office through election. The role is varied and enables local people to use their skills and experience to […]
  • Community Council Elections 2022
    There will be an election on May 5th for 4 Community Councillors in the Pontyclun Central Ward. Details of the candidates and polling stations are in the document below Notice of Poll PONTYCLUN CENTRAL WARD
  • Notice of Community Council Elections May 2022
    There will be Community Council Elections on Thursday 5th May 2022 and this is an excellent opportunity for people to put themselves forward to help how we shape our Community going forward. If you wish to find out more information then please look at the Election notices below or at the RCT website. More information […]
  • Pontyclun Community Walk routes
    The Community Council is delighted to launch 5 local community walks which showcase some of the great scenery and history of our area. These Badger walks go across our whole community and are a great way to enjoy the outdoors and learn a bit about our area. Working in conjunction with the Ramblers these routes […]
  • Becoming a Councillor in 2022
    Are you interested in representing your local community by becoming a Councillor? Being a Councillor can be very rewarding. Councillors can help if you are dissatisfied with a council service by advising or directing you to someone who can help sort out your problem and can sometimes progress the case on your behalf. As community […]
  • Pontyclun Christmas fayre
    Pontyclun’s Christmas Fayre is back, even bigger and better than before the pandemic. Come along to the Fayre on Saturday 4th December 2pm till 7pm in Heol yr Orsaf Pontyclun This year there are over 50 stalls selling a range of Christmas treats, food and drinks. Entertainment is provided by local artistes and there will […]