Gwernyfed Secondary School

20 February 2018

A Powys secondary school will have improved teaching and sport facilities as part of a £7.2m refurbishment, following a decision by Powys County Council’s cabinet. The cabinet, meeting in Llandrindod Wells today (February 20) approved major refurbishment of Gwernyfed Secondary School, including teaching and sports facilities, as part of the council’s 21st Century Schools programme. The project ...

Brecon to host Welsh Guards St...

20 February 2018

Wales’s Senior Infantry Regiment will be visiting Powys next month for their annual St David’s Day Parade. The Welsh Guards will be in Brecon on Thursday, March 1 as part of their annual parade. A service will be held at Brecon Cathedral at 11:30am before the parade, led by the Band of the Welsh Guards, marches from the cathedral at 12:30pm to the town centre and halt outside the Wellington Hote...

Electrical charging points cou...

19 February 2018

Plans to introduce electrical vehicle charging points in council-owned car parks have moved a step closer, Powys County Council has announced. The council’s Cabinet last month accepted the proposed Capital Strategy for 2018-23, which included £200,000 for electric charge points in council car parks. The capital strategy will be considered by full council this week (Thursday, February 22). Cllr ...