Affordable housing
Helped establish the not-for-profit affordable housing company Land for People on the Shropshire/Powys borders
Care for the elderly
Founded and supports Concertina, a national charity which helps provide musical and other entertainment for the elderly
Helping young people
Supports North Powys Youth Music and helped establish The Monty Kidz Respite Care Trust to support families of children with severe disabilities
Preservation of old buildings
Supporter of SAVE Britain’s Heritage and the restoration of Llanfyllin Dolydd Workhouse in Mid-Wales (as featured on BBC TV’s Restoration)
Green spaces and public parks
Supports Fields in Trust (National Playing Fields Association) and has campaigned to save green spaces in Mid-Wales