WELCOME to bygones and another chance to revisit days long passed.

Today we invite readers to join us in 2000 as we share a selection of pictures of Powys life from the start of a new century.

As ever all our readers are encouraged to share their own pictures from the past by emailing gavin.grosvenor@newsquest.co.uk today.

Busy Bees Nursery in Chirbury enjoyed the great outdoors in 2000.

Millennium celebrations at Carno Primary School in 2000.


Bishop's Castle Carnival fun from 2000.

Ysgol Bro Dyfi pupils in Machynlleth wih a new activity centre in 2000.

Newbridge Primary School football team in 2000.

Llanidloes Cricket Club opener Ziad Malik in action in 2000.

Coleg Powys drama students enjoying a fun night at Newtown's Castle Vaults in 2000.