Ponty’s Big Run for Fun!
Sunday 12th June
Ynysangharad War Memorial Park
Raising money for Velindre Cancer Care!
Pontypridd as well as being a University and Market Town is the principal town of Rhondda Cynon Taff and is situated 12 miles/19km north of the Welsh capital city of Cardiff. Pontypridd is often abbreviated “Ponty” by local residents.
Pontypridd Town Council is a Town Council that came into existence on the 1st April 1974 under the then Local Government Re-organisation.
Pontypridd Town Council has 23 Councillors covering 11 Wards. There are in excess of 30,000 residents within the Town Council area and as such Pontypridd Town Council is one of the largest Community Councils in Wales.
The Town Council is responsible for a wide number of services including:
- The office of the Town Mayor
- Bus shelters
- Public seats
- Open spaces
- Small Grant Scheme – grant funding
- Pontypridd Museum
- Taff Meadow Community Centre
- Coedpenmaen Common and War Memorial
- War Memorials in Rhydyfelin and Cilfynydd.
The Town Council in partnership with Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council set up the Pontypridd parkrun which takes place at 9.00am every Saturday morning in Ynysangharad War Memorial Park.
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