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Powys Council leader Rosemarie Harris loses seat to Lib Dems

Powys County Council leader Rosemarie Harris has been unseated by 86 votes to the Welsh Liberal Democrats. The Independent councillor, who has been the leader of the council since 2017, said she was taking the defeat well but “might be in a heap tomorrow”. Ms Harris lost the Llangattock and Llangynidr seat to Welsh Liberal Democrat Jackie Charlton.

countytimes.co.uk ,  13 days ago 1
Powys Council leader Rosemarie Harris loses seat to Lib Dems

Arson investigation under way after Powys mountain fire, police confirm

Arson investigation under way after Powys mountain fire AN ARSON investigation is under way after a grass fire was started on the Gwent border, it has been confirmed. Emergency services personnel – including a fire service helicopter – were scrambled to Llangynidr Mountain on Wednesday evening, following reports of a fire having been started.

countytimes.co.uk ,  1 month ago 1
Arson investigation under way after Powys mountain fire, police confirm

Brecon ambulance team to push car 20 miles for charity

A group of workers from Brecon Ambulance Station are set to push a vehicle over 20 miles next month to raise money for cancer charities. On April 2, a team will push an ambulance rapid response vehicle from Gilwern to Brecon along the canal, going via Crickhowell, Llangynidr, Talybont, Llanfrynach and Groesffordd.

brecon-radnor.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
Brecon ambulance team to push car 20 miles for charity

Parents frustrated by ‘ridiculous’ proposed school catchment maps

A group of families from a Powys village have voiced their frustration at the proposed catchment changes for primary and secondary schools. Following the release of the proposed new catchment maps, parents from Bwlch have banded together to try and keep the village a dual catchment area. Under the proposed new maps, the village would be outside the catchment for Llangynidr Primary School and Crickhowell High School for learners starting in autumn 2023.

brecon-radnor.co.uk ,  2 months ago 2
Parents frustrated by ‘ridiculous’ proposed school catchment maps