Another retail unit has been filled at Newtown’s Bear Lanes Shopping Centre.

The official opening of the new Antur Cymru Enterprise Hub last week with the ribbon cut by County Councillor David Selby, Montgomeryshire MP Craig Williams MP and Antur Cymru managing director Bronwen Raine.

The Enterprise Hub showcases products from local start-up businesses which are also available to buy,and also offers people business advice.


Speaking after the event, Mr Williams said: “This is a really fantastic project which has received funding via the UK Government Levelling Up Fund giving start up businesses the invaluable chance to test trade their products at this hub.

“There are some fabulous things available to buy and it was good to talk to everyone about their business and plans.”

Last month, discount store Ted’s opened inside the former Clark’s shoe shop.