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Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Silver Kite Award for litter picking champion

Silver Kite Award for litter picking champion
4 July 2022 Keep Wales Tidy's Project Officer for Powys, Rachel Palmer, has been presented with a Silver Kite Award in recognition of her years of dedication in championing volunteers to care for their local environment. The Powys County Council Silver Kite Award is a civic award presented by the Chair of Council, Cllr Gareth

Staff shortages causing disruption to bin collections

Staff shortages causing disruption to bin collections
4 July 2022 Front line workers, such as the waste and recycling crews, have been relied upon to continue working hard throughout the chaos of the past couple of years. Despite the strains of a global pandemic and budget pressures, the council's key workers have worked tirelessly to ensure services are maintained and resident's needs

Free sporting activities for Powys children

Free sporting activities for Powys children
29 June 2022 Children across Powys are invited to attend free sporting activities this summer. Powys County Council, in partnership with Freedom have arranged free sporting activity sessions in nine different locations across the county. These sessions are for children and young people aged 6 to 12 across Powys is part of Welsh Government's Playworks

Powys to become a Proud Council

Powys to become a Proud Council
4 July 2022 A local government partnership that supports and actively champions LGBTQ+ inclusion in Welsh communities will have a new member. Powys County Council is to become a 'Proud Council' and will be first rural authority in Wales to join the partnership. Proud Councils is a voluntary partnership of Welsh local authorities who are

Recycle on the go – Powys County Council

Recycle on the go – Powys County Council
4 July 2022 New 'recycle on the go' litter bins are popping up across the county, allowing us to all keep up the momentum and recycle our waste while we are out and about. The new bins are split in two with one half for general rubbish and the other half for cans and plastic