A Conservative Newtown Powys county councillor has left the party’s political group, instead joining the Action for Powys group.
He has been joined by another Newtown county councillor, Joy Jones.
Both Cllrs Joy Jones, and Les Skilton confirmed the move, which takes the Action for Powys group numbers to six.
Following the resignation of Neil Morrison in September 2019, Cllr Skilton was elected for the Conservative Party for the Newtown South ward in November 2019
A non-aligned councillor for nearly two and a half years Cllr Jones, who represents Newtown East, had left the Independent group in October 2018.