Local News

Event seeks to give advice to charities

On Friday 21st September, between 10am and 12pm, an advice session will take place in Newtown jointly hosted by the Powys Association of Voluntary Organisations (PAVO) and Montgomeryshire AM, Russell George. 

Welshpool One-Way Traffic System set to change

The long-awaited consultation on changes to Welshpool's One-Way traffic system has been welcomed by Montgomeryshire AM, Russell George.


The Welsh Government had previously committed to Mr George that they would investigate the options to change Welshpool’s one-way system.

Big Lottery boost for Machynlleth playground

The announcement that three projects in Powys have been successful in applying for Big Lottery funding has been welcomed by local Assembly Member, Russell George. 

Powys’ Active Travel bid success

Community leaders in Newtown have welcomed news that Powys County Council's bid for funding for Active Travel initiatives has been successful.


We need improved health services located in Mid Wales

We are currently half way through the 14-week public consultation on the future of NHS services in Shropshire and it's incredibly important that the people of Montgomeryshire take the opportunity to have their say in order to be able to get the best deal for the people of North Powys.