Ysgol Maesydre, Welshpool

11 December 2017

Cadw, the Welsh Government’s Historic Environment Service, have informed Powys County Council of their intention to list as Grade II the existing Ysgol Maesydre in Welshpool. Under current ambitious plans to transform primary education in the area, the Maesydre site is scheduled to form part of grounds of the new Ysgol Cymraeg y Trallwng.   The council is currently preparing their respo...

Weather hits county and counci...

11 December 2017

Residents in Powys are being warned by the county council that the weekend’s snow is continuing to cause disruption across the county. Powys County Council continues to experience high demand for its services due to the substantial snowfall over the weekend effecting the whole of Powys. Although the vast majority of our primary routes are now passable with care thanks to the council’s fleet of g...

New Health and Care Developmen...

11 December 2017

Powys residents are set to benefit as part of a new programme to deliver nineteen new integrated health and care centres across Wales by 2021. The £68m national programme was announced last week by Health Secretary Vaughan Gething and includes plans for the redevelopment of Bro Ddyfi Hospital in Machynlleth, and Llanfair Caereinion Primary Care Centre. Carol Shillabeer, Chief Executive of Powys T...