Wind Farm Update

As you may be aware, a year ago (September 7th 2015), the UK Government announced the outcome of the conjoined public inquiry which was triggered by the objection of Powys County Council to five separate wind farm applications, plus an application for an overhead line.  In my view, it was a victo

Connecting Mid Wales

Mid Wales is a hub of innovative business and enterprising people. Poor 3G and 4G mobile signal and lack of high speed broadband are holding the local economy back.BroadbandMy postbag continues to be dominated by frustrated residents and businesses asking for more clarity from BT about when they will have access to fibre broadband. 

Newtown Bypass

There has been a call for a Newtown bypass for decades and I’m delighted that it will now finally become a reality and that physical construction work has begun.