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Council Responsibilities

Welshpool Town Council is directly responsible for the following services:

Town Hall

Indoor Markets

Outdoor Markets

Maes y Dre sports grounds


Country Park

Flower beds and open spaces

Verges and hedges
Litter Bins and Street cleaning
Fly tipping and graffiti

Motte and Bailey/Railway Docks

Armoury Recreation Centre

Tourist Information Service

Public Toilets

Station Car Parks



Meals on Wheels

Westwood Day Centre 

Memorial gardens

Skateboard Park

Administrative Office

Town Signs and Maps


Tourism Maps, guides and publications

Welshpool Air Show

Bus shelters (some)

All weather pitch at Oldford

War Memorial

Welshpool Carnival

Christmas Lights and Winter Festival

Range of Town Events

Welshpool Town Council also works on projects in partnership with Powys County Council and represents the lcoal area as a consultee on many matters including Planning and Development.

The Council also consults young people through a Youth Council at the High School and consults the business community through the Business Forum along with public meeting and chats with the public.

Welshpool Town Council also represents the local Community on various organisations including the Local Council Forum, North and Mid Wales Association of Local Councils and the Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth Rail Committee.