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Montgomeryshire MP Craig Williams resigns from UK Government with ‘deep regret’

Craig Williams, the MP for Montgomeryshire and Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Chancellor, has quit the UK Government.

54 minutes ago 100 views

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Young persons market idea mooted by Council

A young persons market could be held in Newtown in August

5 hours ago 568 views

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Wales’ green agenda: First Minister announces Welsh Government’s legislative programme

Action on climate change is the Welsh Government’s clear focus as First Minister Mark Drakeford announces the new Bills to be introduced in Wales in the coming year.

6 hours ago 184 views

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AGM for Mid Wales Corporate Joint Committee

A committee to strengthen regional working across mid Wales has held its Annual General Meeting.

1 day ago 152 views

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Concern over council meetings taken offline

Residents in Newtown are being denied access to live county council meetings.

1 day ago 300 views

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UK Government warned of ‘growing support for independence’ over plan to scrap Welsh law

The UK Government have been warned over a growing support for independence in Wales as it plans to scrap a Welsh law.

1 day ago 228 views

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BREAKING: New package of measures to address high numbers of second homes

New planning laws, a statutory licensing scheme and proposals to change land transaction tax will be included in a package of measures to address second homes in Wales.

2 days ago 236 views

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Town partnership plans to be relaunched

A second attempt is to be made to get more people interested in a planned town partnership.

2 days ago 400 views

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Powys businesses raise tourism tax concerns with MP

MP Craig Williams and MS Russell George said they were impressed by investment projects in mid Wales at a recent meeting at Lake Vyrnwy.

2 days ago 244 views

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Tributes paid to Trevor Wheatley

Tributes have been paid to local businessman, Trevor Wheatley, by the Mayor of Newtown.

6 days ago 404 views

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Hotel and restaurant plans to be considered

Town councillors will discuss plans for a new hotel, restaurant and petrol filling station in Newtown.

6 days ago 1060 views

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Town clock to be upgraded to LED

Town Councillors to vote on a virement allowing the town clock to be upgraded to LED and potential colour change

1 week ago 272 views

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Town Councillors could get £528 extra per year

Town Councillors to vote on setting an attendance allowance for meetings

2 weeks ago 1220 views

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Councillors to debate safety near Penygloddfa Primary School

Town Councillors are set to debate a motion about road safety near Penygloddfa Primary School

2 weeks ago 496 views

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Welsh Government to support 1,200 young people to start their own business

Economy Minister commits £5 million to foster new culture of entrepreneurialism among young people in Wales.Plan part of Welsh Government mission to make Wales a place where more young people feel confident in planning their future.

2 weeks ago 180 views

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Reception pupils in September to get free meals

Children in Reception class will begin to receive universal primary free school meals from as early as September, the Welsh Government has confirmed.

2 weeks ago 248 views

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Councillors to discuss cost of living discretionary fund

Councillors are set to scrutinise a new fund setup by Powys County Council to help those over the cost of living crisis

2 weeks ago 384 views

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Regional MS to be reprimanded by Senedd over driving ban

Health Minister and Mid & West Wales MS, Eluned Morgan is to be reprimanded by a Senedd committee over her driving ban for repeatedly speeding. 

2 weeks ago 280 views

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