Newtown Town Council

The Town Council office, situated in The Robert Owen Resource Centre, The Cross, Broad Street, Newtown, SY16 2BB.

The Town Clerk can be reached on 01686 625544 or

Newtown Council comprises 16 elected Members and employs 5 staff, pictured above. The Town Council is responsible for representing local people when decisions are made that may affect them.

Our current priorities are:

  •    Regeneration of the town centre
  •    Improvement of the Charter Market
  •    Establishing Newtown as a visitor destination
  •    Improving play areas and signage
  •    Maintaining our Grade II Listed Building and the Robert Owen Museum
  •    Increasing the number of community events in the town.

Every year, we receive applications for financial and other support towards the activities of local groups. Contact the Town Clerk to request a form.

We work closely with the Chamber of Trade, to support local businesses.

Check all the meetings in the archive

Forthcoming Council Meeting

Council Meeting

Date to be confirmed

Details to be confirmed

Previous Council Meeting

Council Meeting - 15th September 2014

Monday 15th September 2014

The council will be coming together after both the Food Fesival and the Tour of Britain events.