An Epic New Mountain Bike Even...

26 May 2018

On Saturday 26 May, as part of Aberystwyth Cycle Festival, Richard Parks and Lowri Morgan officially launched Wales360, Wales’ newest and most ambitious mountain bike event taking place for the first time on 22 – 29 July 2019. Brought to you by SweetSpot Group, organisers of events such as the OVO Energy Tour of Britain, Wales360 will challenge riders and reward them with a truly unique mountain b...

Vice Chair visits Joan on her ...

24 May 2018

A Presteigne woman has received a visit from the Vice Chair of Powys County Council on her 100th birthday. Mrs Joan Ray celebrated her 100th birthday this week (Wednesday, May 23). To celebrate the special occasion, Cllr Beverley Baynham presented her with a card and bouquet of flowers when she visited Joan at Prestemede Care Home. Joan, who moved to Presteigne with her husband Dennis in 1966 fr...

Do you live in Builth Wells? D...

23 May 2018

Residents in and around Builth Wells are being asked if they can help support safety and welfare improvements planned for this year’s Royal Welsh Show. The improvements, which include the use of street pastors for the first time, have been recommended by the Builth Wells Event Safety Group. The Street Pastors, assisted by the Powys County Council’s Youth Service, will be in Builth Wells during ...