TOP scoring Tonypandy students achieved their ultimate goal when they won the coveted Best Team Performance Award at the Dallaglio Foundation’s Rugby Words Awards.

A lifelong ambition by two friends to open a unique tea room and cake decorating business in Llantrisant old town has become a reality.

An innovative new micro-distillery in the heart of Llantrisant has gone into partnership with the town’s Freemen to grow rare juniper bushes on common land for their unique gin.