Potential candidates for a two Powys County Council ward elections have until next Friday, September 27, to register their nominations.

The county council has two vacancies following the resignation of two existing councillors, Cllr Gary Price, who represents Llandrindod North, and Cllr Neil Morrison, who represents Newtown South.

Nominations for both wards have to be with Powys County Council at County Hall, Llandrindod Wells by 4pm on Friday September 27.

If there are sufficient candidates for an election a poll will be held on Thursday, October 24.

Councillor Gary Price, who has represented Llandrindod North since 2004, resigned from the council with immediate effect at the end of August.

Cllr Price represented Llandrindod North ward and has been a county councillor since June 2004.

Neighbouring councillors will be able to assist constituents until the election. Contacts details are:

Cllr Pete Roberts


07976 927536

Cllr Jon Williams


07976 927725

Councillor Morrison, who has represented Newtown South since May 2017, resigned from the council with immediate effect on September 3.

Neighbouring councillors will be able to assist constituents. Contacts details are:

Cllr Mark Barnes


07590 005692

Cllr Joy Jones


01686 623201 / 07976 927335 / 07538 400638

Cllr Daniel Rowlands


07976 927587

Cllr David Selby


01686 625120 / 07979 708000