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Green Man: Lobbyist register call after Mark Drakeford orders inquiry

James Evans, MS for Brecon and Radnorshire has called for a lobbyist register in Wales, after Welsh ministers were found to have attended a social event with a Green Man boss shortly before the festival received a multimillion investment from the government.

16 hours ago 100 views

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Sunak outlines plans for Westminster encroachment into devolved powers

Tory leadership candidate Rishi Sunak has outlined plans to extend the UK Government’s operations into devolved areas if he is elected as the new leader of the Conservative Party.

2 days ago 388 views

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Powys: Special meeting confirmed as Powys County Council continues probe into highways issues

A SPECIAL meeting will take place soon to probe issues affecting Powys County Council’s Highways department.

3 days ago 376 views

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Town Councillors vote in support of Motorworld redevelopment

Town Councillors have voted in support of demolition and redevelopment of the former Motorworld site in Newtown

6 days ago 1012 views

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Request for election approved by county council

A request for an election to the town council has been approved by Powys County Council

1 week ago 412 views

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Montgomeryshire MS supporting Rishi Sunak for PM

Russell George MS is supporting Rishi Sunak to become the next Prime Minister

1 week ago 288 views

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Council meetings to continue in hybrid and online

Staffing all town council meetings as

1 week ago 272 views

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New councillors in Newtown

Four new councillors join Newtown & Llanllwchaiarn Town Council following co-option

1 week ago 376 views

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Controversial Powys recycling site costs council an extra £140,000

An additional £140,000 will be given to fund the controversial North Powys Bulking Facility development at Abermule.

1 week ago 232 views

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Motorworld site to be transformed

Town Councillors will consider a plan to transform the Motorworld Site in Gas Street into high quality flats and a retail space.

1 week ago 1572 views

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Senedd launches first ever Petition of the Year competition

The Senedd Petitions Committee is launching the first ever Petition of the Year competition to recognise and celebrate the contribution of campaigners in Wales.

1 week ago 204 views

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Councillors to lobby UK Government in bid to reduce Powys fuel costs

County Councillors will lobby the UK Government over ongoing petrol and diesel costs and ask for the Rural Fuel Duty Relief Scheme to be extended to Powys.

1 week ago 200 views

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Local groups get slice of Newtown Community Fund

Newtown & Llanllwchaiarn Town Council has awarded their community fund to 6 local groups

2 weeks ago 456 views

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Town Councillors to discuss the future of Gas Street Car Park

Town Councillors are set to vote on a motion calling for Gas Street Car Park to become long stay

2 weeks ago 340 views

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Vision launched by Cabinet

Powys County Council's new Cabinet has launched their vision for the county at the 2022 Royal Welsh Show.

2 weeks ago 248 views

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Tory members to choose between Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss as Penny Mordaunt knocked out

Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss have made it through to the final two in the Tory leadership race, with Penny Mordaunt eliminated from the contest after the final round of voting by MPs.

2 weeks ago 280 views

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Town Council to welcome High Street works

Town Councillors are set to vote on a motion welcoming the changes to High Street, but making suggestions for enhancements

2 weeks ago 400 views

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Special meeting of town council to be held to discuss play park fencing

A special meeting of the council's Resources Committee will be held to examine proposals for fencing costing £20,000 at the town playpark.

2 weeks ago 700 views

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Town Council set to co-opt new councillors

Town Councillors will be voting on who to co-opt to the town council, including applications from two ex-councillors.

2 weeks ago 536 views

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County Council to consider request for election

Powys County Council will consider a request from Newtown Town Council over an election in South Ward

3 weeks ago 424 views

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