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Rogue trader jailed for failin...

29 September 2014

Any rogue trader will go to prison if they don’t pay back proceeds of crime money – and will still have to pay back the money.That’s the message from Powys County Council’s Trading Standards Service after a Carmarthenshire rogue trader was jailed for 19 months after they failed to pay money back to victims of his rogue trading.Richard Victor Rees, of 12 Pemberton Avenue, Burry Port, Carmarthenshir...

Views sought on social care el...

26 September 2014

People in Powys are being asked for their views on a proposal to change the eligibility criteria for adult social care. Powys County Council has launched the consultation to find out the impacts on people if the proposal goes ahead. Essentially, the proposal is that people assessed as having Moderate needs in future would be referred to ‘Universal’ or ‘Targeted’ services such as reablement, advo...

Challenges Ahead

26 September 2014

Powys County Council will have to become a smaller organisation and change the way it delivers services by the end of the decade to meet the continuing financial challenges. That’s the message Leader, Councillor Barry Thomas has been giving to service users, public, staff and community groups attending the budget and community delivery meetings across the county. “We need to generate savings of...

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