Posted: Sat 16th Apr 2016

Final Consultation Events On The Future Of Four Powys Secondary Schools

This article is old - Published: Saturday, Apr 16th, 2016

The final consultation events on the future of four Powys Secondary schools will take place next week, Powys County Council has announced. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Two consultation events have already taken place on the future of Builth Wells and Llandrindod secondary schools with the final two regarding Brecon and Gwernyfed secondary schools taking place Tuesday and Wednesday (April 19 and 20). ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The public meetings will discuss plans to close Gwernyfed and Brecon secondary schools and create a single a single school, initially operating over two sites from September 2017. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Entry to the meetings will be by ticket only which can be booked online through the county council’s website www.powys.gov.uk. Residents without access to the Internet can telephone 01597 826954 to book tickets. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The meetings will be filmed on the night and content made available through the council’s website shortly afterwards for up to 90 days. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Residents are also able to respond to the secondary consultation by using the council’s website www.powys.gov.uk/haveyoursay ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

There is limited parking available at both events. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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