Rhondda Cynon Taf Labour
Welcome to the RCT Labour Website. Here you will be able to find out more about the Labour Party in Rhondda Cynon Taf, keep track of the latest news, access the details of your Labour Councillors and contact RCT Labour.
As a result of Tory/Lib Dem cuts to public spending, latest estimates predict that Rhondda Cynon Taf Council faces a budget gap of £30m next year and £70m over the next three years. In response to this, and as part of a commitment to engage more effectively and constructively about the difficult decisions which must be made, the new Leader of the Council, Cllr Andrew Morgan, is providing residents with the opportunity to submit their ideas on how the Council could make savings and generate more income. Further details, including comments from Cllr Morgan, can be found here and you can submit your suggestions here.
Rhondda Cynon Taf Council's Labour Cabinet met recently to discuss the future of Leisure Services having previously deferred this matter when it was originally presented to them in May to request that further work was carried out.Read More
Labour has held the Aberaman North ward seat after candidate Sheryl Evans emerged victorious following the recent by-election.Read More
Following my appointment as Leader of the Council I made a commitment to ensure that the Council did its upmost to explain the rationale for the decisions we are forced to make effecting residents and services users as a result of the UK Government's cuts to public spending. This is something I accept we have not done well in the phase 1 and 2 decision making process and I therefore hope to establish a different approach as we consider in the coming weeks yet more tough decisions.Read More
Cllr Andrew Morgan has been elected as Leader of Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council. His appointment was confirmed at a meeting of the Full Council this evening. County Borough Councillor Andrew Morgan, Leader of the Council said: "I am humbled to receive the support of my colleagues to be nominated to become Leader of the Council.Read More
At the Council's AGM this evening, new Leader of the Council, Andrew Morgan, has appointed his Cabinet. Click here for full details