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Serve up safe food this upcoming Bank Holiday

Only nine days to go until the long Bank Holiday weekend, so if you're planning to celebrate in Powys and you're not sure where to start, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) and Powys County Council are here to help.

Grants available for creating sanctuaries for nature in Powys

Community groups, voluntary organisations, charities, schools and other organisations are invited to apply for grant funding to create places for nature in their local area.

Commitment of safeguarding professionals recognised in Safeguarding Practice awards

The dedication, resilience and hard work of our safeguarding professionals has been recognised as part of a regional award ceremony.

Recycle as normal over the jubilee weekend

Recycling and waste collections will not be affected by the Jubilee bank holidays, with collections taking place on both Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June as normal.

Have your say on the development of community hubs in Powys libraries

Powys Library Service is researching how they could support residents to access digital technology and services, through the development of community hubs providing support and space to work remotely.

'Hosting The Women's Tour will bring a considerable economic boost to Powys'

The first ever visit of The Women's Tour to Welshpool on Thursday 9 June is expected to result in many benefits for the area, including an economic boost.

South Powys Job Fair

Residents living in the south of the county and looking for a job will benefit from attending the South Powys Jobs Fair in Brecon on Wednesday 25 May, 9.30am - 1pm, where they can meet many potential employers showcasing their vacancies and employment opportunities.

Could your village hall or community centre benefit from some digital investment?

The groups that run Powys' many meeting spaces are being invited to apply for a grant that could help them offer digital as well as face-to-face events.

Foster Care Fortnight

This Foster Care Fortnight (9-22 May) celebrates the difference that foster carers have made to the lives of children and young people.

Free car parking during the four-day jubilee weekend

Powys County Council has announced that there will be free parking in all council owned car parks throughout the four-day Queen's Platinum Jubilee weekend.

Powys County Council makes commitment to ending men's violence against women

Delivering a plan to change the cultures that lead to abuse and violence, is among the actions that Powys County Council has committed to by becoming White Ribbon Accredited.

World Book Day celebrations for Powys Library Service

Over 120 children and young people across Powys got involved in competitions to celebrate World Book Day, the county council has said.