What’s On in Merthyr Tydfil … December 2013
Check out the Monthly What’s On Listing provides you with detailsabout events and activities going on in the County Borough......Read More.
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council Continues to Fight Fraud
Following an extensive investigation undertaken by officers of Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council’s fraud team and the Department of Works and ......Read More.
Bad weather conditions prevent traders setting up at Continental Market in Merthyr Tydfil.
Due to extreme weather conditions, which have stopped certain ferry crossings, some of the traders scheduled to arrive today, Thursday ......Read More.
Heolgerrig Community School in Merthyr Tydfil Welcomes Good News from Estyn
Staff and pupils at Heolgerrig Community School have received some fantastic news just before the school term ends for the ......Read More.
Santa’s coming to Merthyr Tydfil
Come along and experience the magic of Santa’s Grotto at Cwm Golau Integrated Children’s Centre, Pentrebach on Tuesday, 10th, Wednesday ......Read More.
Christmas Fair and Fun at Treharris
On Thursday, 5th December, the Christmas Lights in Treharris will be switched on at the new Treharris Square, on the ......Read More.
New Youth Mayor for Merthyr Tydfil
This year’s Youth Mayor Inauguration took place on Friday, 22nd November at the Civic Centre. Shaunaleigh Llewellyn was inaugurated as ......Read More.
Heolgerrig Community School wins the Scholastic Business School of the Year Award 2013
Merthyr Tydfil’s Heolgerrig Community School has been chosen as the Scholastic Business School of the Year 2012-13 in a national ......Read More.
Crowds celebrate the switch on of Merthyr’s Christmas Lights
Crowds flocked to the launch of Merthyr Tydfil’s seasonal festivities when the Christmas lights were switched on with a flourish ......Read More.
Future Pathways Event - The College Merthyr Tydfil Thursday 21st November 2013
This Thursday, 21st November, 2013, The College Merthyr Tydfil will be holding a Future Pathways Event at the new college campus. So ......Read More.
Issue 35 of Contact magazine now out!
Issue 35 of Contact community magazine is now available for download by selecting the link at the bottom of this ......Read More.
Alcohol Awareness Week Impacts On Lives
Cutting down on how much you drink can have a big impact on your health, family and even community – ......Read More.
Changes to traffic on Castle Street/High Street
From Thursday, 14th November until after Christmas, the High Street in front of the Central Library will be closed to ......Read More.
Make sure you are on the register to vote
Residents in Merthyr Tydfil will have already had their electoral registration forms through the post. This is to ensure the ......Read More.
New care homes opening soon
New state of the art residential care homes for older people opening soon!
Construction works are now completed on the two ......Read More.
Come along to the Ynsyfach Engine House
Ynysfach Engine House has recently been re-opened to the public.
Built in 1801, the Heritage Centre tells the story of ......Read More.
Are you a Carer?
Do you look after someone who is ill, frail or disabled?
Looking after someone with an illness or disability can be ......Read More.
Get an update on the Regeneration in the Town Centre
As you will have seen, there is lots of work going on in the Town Centre. This is part of ......Read More.
Is your child eligible for free school meals?
A child / young person may be eligible for free school meals provided certain eligibility criteria are met.
The criteria ......Read More.
Be vocal and help make a difference
Are you interested in providing funding to local organizations and getting involved in some of the key decisions affecting the ......Read More.
Cyfarthfa Greenhouses supporting our Farmers Market
Cyfarthfa Greenhouses supporting our Farmers Market
Well done to Cyfarthfa Greenhouse’s service user group on reaching their first anniversary of supporting ......Read More.
Libraries in Merthyr Tydfil now offer a brand new DVD library service.
The DVD library, which was launched in October, is made up of a variety of different titles suitable for all ......Read More.
Christmas shopping made easy
Doing your Christmas shopping in Merthyr Tydfil town centre has never been easier with two great parking promotions lined up ......Read More.
A sparkling Merthyr Christmas
The official countdown to Christmas starts in the town centre on 16 November as Merthyr Tydfil switches on its festive ......Read More.
Prosecution for local restaurant
On 5th November 2013 at Merthyr Tydfil Magistrates Court, the food business operator (FBO) of Simply Indian, a restaurant situated ......Read More.
How to buy used cars wisely
Merthyr Tydfil’s Trading Standards Service are taking part in the National Consumer Week between 4-10 November 2013. This year’s theme ......Read More.
November What's On in Merthyr Tydfil
What’s On in Merthyr Tydfil … November 2013Check out the Monthly What’s On Listing that provides you with details about ......Read More.
Annual Performance Report 2012/13
This year’s Annual Performance Report 2012/13, approved by Full Council on the 23rd October 2013, provides a summary of our ......Read More.
Remembrance Services 2013
SUNDAY 3RD November 2013 10.15 a.m. for 10.30 a.m. Parade from Aberfan Community Centre to follow 10.50 am Service of Remembrance at the War ......Read More.
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council Continues To Fight Fraud
Following an extensive investigation undertaken by members of Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council’s fraud team and the Department of Works ......Read More.
Minister's praise for joint scheme
The Minister for Finance has praised Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf county borough councils for their collaborative public ......Read More.
The State and the Poor
Current government cuts to 'Welfare' centre on 'hard-working families' and 'benefit scroungers'. This is not new. In the nineteenth century ......Read More.
Council Respond To Draft Welsh Government Funding Settlement
Whilst the draft Local Government settlement was better than anticipated for Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council, the settlement of - ......Read More.
Have Your Say - Consultation for Budget & Council Priorities 2014-15
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council needs your views about how you think we should be spending the budget and what ......Read More.
Success for Glebeland Street's first family fun day
Traders in Glebeland Street in the heart of Merthyr Tydfil heralded their first family fun day as a great success ......Read More.
Work progressing on the River Taff Central Link...
Due to the continuing work on the development of the River Taff Central Link (RTCL), the road directly outside the ......Read More.
Making your community dementia friendly
In partnership with Alzheimers and VAMT, 2 hour workshops are available throughout the Merthyr Tydfil area from October 2013 - ......Read More.
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council Prepares for Provisional Funding Settlement.
This month, the Welsh Government will advise Councils across Wales what their provisional Local Government settlement will be for 2014/15.Over ......Read More.
Diwrnod Shwmae !
Diwrnod Shwmae ! will be held on Tuesday, October 15th. The aim of the day is to show that the ......Read More.
MTCBC officially presented with insport ribbon accreditation
On Wednesday 25th September 2013 Merthyr Tydfil CBC was delighted to be presented with the insport ribbon; the first level ......Read More.
Time to vote for the nation’s favourite park
A record breaking 1,448 parks and green spaces this year received a Green Flag Award and people are now urged ......Read More.
Glebeland Street Family Fun Day
The first ever Glebeland Street Family Fun Day takes place on Saturday, 28th September from 10am until 3pm.
Included in ......Read More.
Extended opening hours at the Regeneration Shop
Starting from today (Tuesday 24th September), the opening hours of the Regeneration Information Shop will be extended so that on ......Read More.
Adult Community Learning brochure now available
If you want to find out details on what courses are available for adults in a wide variety of subjects ......Read More.
New campaign launched to help Merthyr Tydfil residents get online
Welsh Government Minister Jeff Cuthbert launched a new campaign on 23 September to help people in Merthyr Tydfil get online. ......Read More.
MTCBC’s current financial position
Councils across the country have to make very tough and difficult decisions with ever tighter budgets. At ......Read More.
Regeneration Information Shop resumes its opening hours
Please be advised that the Regeneration Information Shop will be open as normal tomorrow...from 9am until 1pm.Unfortunately, the shop was closed today ......Read More.
Aberfan's new community library
On August 4th 2013, Merthyr Tydfil Public Libraries opened the doors to a new Community Library in Aberfan and Merthyr ......Read More.
Regeneration shop temporarily closed
Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond our control, the Regeneration Information Shop is closed today and may have to be closed ......Read More.
Councils and agencies join forces to launch adoption campaign
A new campaign aimed at recruiting new adopters has been launched at a special event in the Senedd.
The ‘Adopt Wales ......Read More.
New Veteran's Support Group Launches on 2 October
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council is working with service charities to establish a new Veteran's Support Group starting on Wednesday ......Read More.
Get an Update on Merthyr Tydfil'sTown Centre
The Town Centre Partnership produces a free newsletter providing an update on what is going on in the Town Centre. ......Read More.
Plans ongoing for the regeneration of our Town Centre
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council is entering another exciting phase of the Town Centre Regeneration Programme as this week has ......Read More.
Open Day at the Demonstration and Assessment Unit
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council are holding an open day at the Demonstartion Unit at Keir Hardie Health Park on ......Read More.
Regeneration update: River Taff Central Link and Penderyn Square
Alun Griffiths (Contractors) Ltd were appointed in May 2013 to undertake the work on the River Taff Central Link and ......Read More.
Hard work paying off for students at Cyfarthfa Greenhouses
Hard work has paid off for exceptional students who have achieved high pass marks and certificates.
Students from the Greenhouses in ......Read More.
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council Website Maintenance
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council Website Maintenance
Due to essential maintenance works taking place, all Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council websites may be ......Read More.
Cooking road show helps Merthyr Tydfil save money
The Love Food Hate Waste cookery road show is back.
For the second year running, Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council ......Read More.
New management for household waste and recycling centres
Potters Waste Management has won a 5 year contract with Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council to operate and manage the ......Read More.
Annual Funding Event
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council invites the voluntary sector, community groups, business, private and public sectors to the Orbit Business ......Read More.