Newtown and Llanllwchaiarn Town Councillors gathered for a picnic on Sunday 7th June to open the
Council’s new picnic area to coincide with the national Big Lunch. The Council is has provided and
installed 4 new picnic tables with seats in the town centre at the majestic Black Poplar next to the
Gravel Car Park to help attract visitors and townsfolk to the town centre.
Mayor, Richard Edwards, said, "I am delighted that visitors and local people will be able to use this
lovely spot for their picnics. The Council is keen to make the town as attractive and welcoming as