Police are investigating after a shed containing 150 prize-winning pigeons was burned to the ground.
The Fire Service was called to the site at Blaencwm in Treherbert at 5am on Wednesday.
Owner Alun Smith, who lives nearby, is well known in the pigeon-racing community, and had bred a number of award-winning birds.
More top news
The man and woman, who were found dead on a main street in Cardiff this morning, are thought to be a homeless couple.
Parents in Anglesey will now have to show birth certificates in order to qualify for a new nappy collection service.
A breezy afternoon to come, but feeling warm with highs of 19 degrees.