Llanidloes is a town as well as neighborhood on the A470 as well as B4518 roadways in Powys, within the historical county limits of Montgomeryshire (Welsh: Sir Drefaldwyn), Wales. The population in 2011 was 2,929, of whom 15% can talk Welsh. It is the first community on the River Severn (Welsh: Afon Hafren), counting from the source. The town's Member of Parliament is the Conservative Glyn Davies (MP since 2010) as well as its Assembly Member is Conservative Russell George (AM because 2011). The town is close to the large dam as well as storage tank Llyn Clywedog. There is a picturesque mountain road linking Machynlleth as well as Llanidloes. Llanidloes is popular with hikers that walk on the breathtaking walkways surrounding the community, consisting of Glyndwr's Way, which in conjunction with the Offa's Dyke course creates a 160-mile circuit around Mid Wales and neighborhood flow over the spine of the Cambrian Mountains. The Sarn Sabrina Walk-- a 25-mile circular stroll from Llanidloes to the source of the Severn and back-- has actually been held annual on the Saturday coming before the Late Spring Bank Holiday because 2006. In 2007 the Semi Sabrina, a 12-mile round walk, was included. The Hafren Forest is also made use of for automobile rallies such as Rally GB and also motorcycle Enduro occasions throughout the year.