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Aberfan Welsh school praised by Estyn for ‘robustly good’ teaching A Merthyr Tydfil Welsh medium primary school has been praised for its ‘robustly good’ teaching standards and ‘exceptionally well-beha…

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Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council’s Chief Executive has picked up a national award celebrating the achievements of inspiring leaders. Gareth Chapman, who was instrumental in developing the governa…

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Please see below the link to view the Council's Spring Bank Holiday Arrangements 2017. Arrangements

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Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council has been presented with a ‘Gold Performance Award’ in recognition of the management of its address and Street information database.  The Award was presented at th…

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Merthyr Tydfil Register Office will be closed one day a week from next month following a review of demand for the registration service undertaken by the Council. The decision to close on a Monday was …

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Parents in Merthyr Tydfil are being encouraged to use childcare to improve their children’s skills and  give a head start on their futures. As part of a new campaign ‘Best Start, Best Future’ Merthyr …

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A school in Merthyr Tydfil has received a glowing report from Estyn, following an inspection in March 2017. Estyn is the education and training inspectorate for Wales and its function is to provide an…

Teaching Awards Cymru

10 May 2017
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Whole School Award for Promoting Relationships with Parents and the Community. Pen y Dre High School has won the inaugural Professional Teaching Award Cymru in the category of Whole School Award for P…

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Yesterday 8th May, 2017, the Council was due to go out for a 12 week public consultation on the preferred site of the new build for Ysgol Y Graig Primary School. With the unexpected announcement from …

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For thousands of people across the South Wales Valleys, smoking has become a habit too hard to quit without help and support. A new initiative, Help Me Quit, has been launched by NHS Wales to increase…

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