New Director of Education appo...

21 March 2017

A highly experienced local government officer with an impressive track record in education and children’s services has been appointed Director of Education for Powys County Council. Ian Budd, currently with Flintshire County Council, has been appointed Director of Education for Powys and will take up his new post in the summer. The statutory role of Director of Education has been undertaken by ...

New ‘Tenants Talk Together’ ev...

20 March 2017

Powys County Council’s Housing tenants are invited to the latest ‘Tenant Talk Together’ events taking place across the county throughout April. The events are an informal chance for tenants to call in to discuss issues with Housing Services staff individually or catch up with neighbours. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available so tenants are encouraged to come along. The Engagement Team will b...

Member suspended for four week...

16 March 2017

A Powys county councillor faces suspension from all council duties for breaching the Members Code of Conduct. Councillor Gwynfor Thomas, who represents the Llansanffraid ward, was suspended from all county council business for four weeks following a hearing of the Standards Committee on Wednesday (March 15). Councillor Thomas, who is a member of the council’s Conservative group, has 21 days to a...

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