Tagged: campaign

Save Our Fire Engine! 0

Save Our Fire Engine!

A decision on cutbacks to the fire service in Rhondda Cynon Taff will be announced on September 29. Firefighters said they expected an announcement on phase three of the Fire Cover Review, which will decide the future of provision in Porth and Pontypridd, to take place in the summer. Proposals...

Protesters chained to bookshelves 3

Protesters chained to bookshelves

Police were called after a group of campaigners chained themselves up at Rhydyfelin Library, near Pontypridd. Protesters chained themselves to bookshelves for around four hours. The library closure is one of 14 made by Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT) Council as the authority tries to save £70m over the next four...

RCT to scrap education cuts 0

RCT to scrap education cuts

Parent power has prevailed after a top judge overturned a council’s decision to cut its nursery education provision. A judge at the Royal Courts of Justice in London today concluded that Rhondda Cynon Taf council acted unlawfully when making cutbacks to its schools admission arrangements. In January, cabinet approved proposals...