Give us your views

Powys County Council has received a £50k grant, from the Welsh Government’s Landfill Disposal Tax Community Scheme, administered by the Wales Council for Voluntary Action, to improve facilities in the lake area of Llandrindod Wells.

Proposed works will include replacing fishing platforms, installing a boardwalk and a new bird hide around the lake. The materials used for the platforms and the boardwalk will be produced from recycled plastic materials and interpretation boards will also be installed as part of this scheme.

This survey is seeking views from interested groups, visitors and users of the lake on the current facilities.  The aim is to gain a before and after picture of the perception of the lake and how that is changed by the improvement works undertaken.

We are interested in hearing from you if you use the lake to birdwatch, fish or walk in the area. 

The survey will be available until the 31st March 2019.

Note:  Any personal data (name, email, phone number) given in this survey is confidential, handled in line with the data protection regulations and will not be shared or used for any other purpose than the original one stated.

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* 1. Are you responding as...   (please tick all that apply)

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* 2. Where do you live:

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* 3. How often do you visit the lake area:

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* 4. Which of the following words would you use to describe the lake area as it is today:

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* 5. Some improvements have been undertaken to the lake area in recent times.  We'd like to know if you were aware of these improvements and if you have used or enjoy the fact that they are in situ/exist.  Please tick as appropriate.

  Aware of this improvement Seen or used this
Woodland Walks – improvements have been made to walking trails within the woodland area
Boating on the lake - reinstated in Summer 2018 for hire
Event site at amphitheatre (behind county hall building) - restored and improved. Can be hired out for outdoor events, concerts, plays etc.
Multi-purpose trail – path behind boathouse resurfaced to improve access for cyclists, pushchairs and walkers.
The water beast - the beast was sinking and has been lifted into a better more visible position

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* 6. Which of the following would you use to describe the fishing and bird watching facilities within the lake area:

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* 7. The project includes some key improvements.  We'd like to know whether you think these would enhance the lake area and if you would use them. Please tick as appropriate.

  Would enhance the park area I would use this
New fishing platforms
New boardwalk
New bird hide