Posted: Wed 1st Feb 2017

Drop In Events Announced /
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Feb 1st, 2017

Detail of engagement events taking place in Powys during February to discuss the future of the county have been announced. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The multi-agency Powys Public Service Board is publishing a Draft Wellbeing Assessment as part of its response to the Welsh Government’s Wellbeing of Future Generations Act. And the board now wishes to check with local people to see if it is on the right lines. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Public drop in events are taking place across the county as follows: ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

• Welshpool Library: Monday 6 February, 10am-2pm
• Presteigne Library: Tuesday 7 February, 10-11am and 12-1pm
• Coed Y Dinas, Welshpool: Wednesday 8 February; 12-4pm
• Montgomery Town Market: Thursday 9 February, 10am-12.30pm
• Knighton Library: Tuesday 14 February, 10am-1pm
• Llanidloes Library: Tuesday 14 February, 4-6pm
• Llanfair Caereinion Library: Tuesday 14 February, 10am-1pm
• Hay-on-Wye Library: Thursday 16 February, 10am-12pm
• Co-op supermarket, Hay-on-Wye: Thursday 16 February, 2.30-6pm
• Llanfair Caereinion Library: Thursday 16 February, 4pm-7pm
• Co-op supermarket, Builth Wells: Saturday 18 February, 11am-2pm
• Guildhall, Brecon: Saturday 18 February, 10am-3pm
• Llanidloes Town Market, Great Oak Street: Saturday 18 February, 10am-1pm ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Details of events in other towns will be revealed shortly. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Those people who attend the drop in events will be invited to take part in a prize draw to win a well-being hamper. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

In addition, representatives of the board will be meeting with community groups across the county during February. And for those people who won’t be able to make the drop in events, an online survey will be available from the first week in February via ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

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