Motorcyclists need permit to r...

18 July 2018

Motorcyclists wanting to ride part of a Powys byway later this month will need to apply for a permit, the county council has said. Powys County Council’s Countryside Services introduced a permit scheme for motorcyclists who want to ride on part of Monk’s Trod, a well-known byway in the Elan Valley. The second permit day will take place on Monday, July 30 and a maximum of 15 motorcycles will be a...

Grants available to develop gr...

18 July 2018

Over £7,400 has been handed out to several sport organisations across the county, Powys County Council has announced. Now sports and physical groups in Powys are being urged by the council’s Sports Development Team to take advantage of a grant worth up to £1,500 to help contribute to creating thriving clubs which will continue to create opportunities through enterprise and innovation. The grants...

Pass Plus Cymru courses availa...

16 July 2018

Young drivers in Powys are being urged to sign up to a course that will help them gain valuable experience and skills to reduce their road risk. Pass Plus Cymru is a road safety scheme being offered to young drivers by Powys County Council’s Road Safety Unit. Aimed at young drivers aged 17-25 years old and who hold a full driving licence, the course consists of a 2.5 hour theory session, followe...