South Powys road to close for ...

20 October 2017

A trunk road in south Powys is to close next week for five days so that resurfacing works can be carried out, motorists are being warned. Powys County Council has issued the warning ahead of the closure of the A479 from Talgarth to the junction with A40, south of Tretower for resurfacing works, which are being carried out by contractors on behalf of the Welsh Government. The daytime closure will...

Carno and Glantwymyn

19 October 2017

An application by Powys County Council’s Cabinet to the Welsh Government’s 21st Century Schools Capital Programme to support the Welsh-medium federation in the north of the county at Glantwymyn, Carno and Llanbrynmair has been formally approved by Welsh Government, securing an investment of over £2.8 million. Cabinet member for Schools, Councillor Myfanwy Alexander said: “This is an important fur...

Brecon woman prosecuted for ho...

18 October 2017

Failing to dispose household waste properly has cost a Brecon woman over £600 after they were prosecuted by Powys County Council. Now the council is now issuing a warning to residents that they could face prosecution too if they fail to dispose of their household waste properly. Ms Charlene Howland, of Uplands, Brecon pleaded guilty at Llandrindod Wells on Wednesday, October 11 for failing in he...

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