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.
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It'll be a dry and fine end to the day, with a dry night then following.
The world bog snorkelling championships returns to Llanwrtyd Wells this weekend.
A cloudy start with a scattering of showers spreading eastwards, allowing some warm sunshine to develop from the west during the afternoon.