THE Heritage Hub 4 Mid Wales community heritage project is holding a celebration of Sir Pryce Jones, the pioneer of mail order shopping. It takes place on Thursday, October 3, at the Pryce Jones building in Newtown from 6pm to 8.30pm.

There will be a film, an exhibition and unveiling of a heritage plaque by great-grandson David Pryce-Jones and David Lloyd Peate, the High Sheriff of Powys.