TONIGHT HUSTINGS HOSTED BY TOWN COUNCIL
The Town Council is hosting a hustings on the eve of Poll of the Welsh Government Elections in the Town Hall. The programme is 7.05pm Jane Dodds (Lib Dem), 7.30pm Aled Morgan (Plaid Cymru), 7.55pm Des Parkison (UKIP), 8.20pm Russell George (Conservative), 8.45pm Martyn Singleton (Labour) and 9.10pm Richard Challenor (Green Party). Refreshments on tap all evening.
The Town Council is seeking suggestions for some of the questions to be put to each candidates - ideas should be posted on facebook, emailed to the Town Clerk or make contact on 01938 553142
LOCAL BUSINESS FORUM
The date of the next Business Forum for local business is Monday 18th May 2016 at 6pm in the Council Chamber of the Town Hall. Agenda available online under 'other bodies'
BOB JONES MEMORIAL AIR SHOW AND TRANSPORT FESTIVAL
Sunday 19th June at Mid Wales Aiport Welshpool. £8 entry with £5 for children. Park and ride (free) from the Livestock Market. Premium parking on site (£20 and £10). Air displays include Sally B Bomber, wing walkers, typhoon, lancaster, spitfire, huricane, Team Raven, Silver Stars parachute team and more. Transport festival and loads of other attracitons. Great day out for all. Tickets now available at the Tourist Information Office.
CANAL AND FOOD FESTIVAL COMING SOON
Saturday 2nd July at the canalside in the Church Street Car Park. Loads of water based activities, food and craft stalls, loads to see. Free entry. Watch out for details nearer the date.
CARNIVAL COMING SOON
The Carnival is coming soon on Monday 30th May. Procession leaves Berriew Street Car Park at 1pm and goes around the town. 2pm events at Maes y Dre Recreation Grounds. Donkey Derby, Ferret Racing, Crazy Golf, Piano Playing Nunn, Caveman, Ottao and Teddy, Cambrian Band, Samba Band, space balls, go karts, donkey ride, dog show, fairground, inflatables and more. Free entry.