This section provides you with information that may be useful if you are moving to the area with a family and / or partner. The Schools section provides a list of schools, nurseries and FE Colleges in the area and the Employment section contains information about finding work. The Recreation section lists a few places to visit which are geared towards children.




There is a varied provision for children of nursery age in the area that includes approved nurseries - which are listed below, Ysgolion Meithrin is free nursery provision for approximately 3 mornings and is through the medium of Welsh. There are also numerous creches (see list) and approved child minders.

For Welsh language early years education go to Mudiad Ysgolion Meithrin that aims to give every pre-school child in Wales the opportunity to benefit from early years experiences through the medium of Welsh.

Primary Schools (up to 11 years)

Secondary Schools (from 11 to 18)

Private Schools

Further Education Colleges

Special Needs Schools



Noted below is a brief list of attractions for families and children in the area.



Below is a list of helpful links. In the local press, jobs are advertised every Monday and Thursday in the Daily Post, and weekly in the Herald, Chronicle and Mail Group. For the whole of Wales, jobs are advertised in the Western Mail on Thursday.