POWYS County Council has lifted restrictions on two Powys pubs who had been served with Covid-19 improvement notices.

The council announced on its Twitter page that improvement notices have been lifted against the Whistling Badger in Llanidloes and the Red Lion in Caersws.

“We're pleased to say 2 Covid improvement notices have now been lifted and the following businesses have the correct safety measures in place: The Whistling Badger, Llanidloes, The Red Lion, Caersws,” the council tweeted.

“We thank them for their cooperation.”