The Upper Usk Valley

The quieter side of the Brecon Beacons

The Upper Usk Valley comprises the villages of Sennybridge, Defynnog, Trecastle, Crai, Heol Senni and Pentrebach, with masses of stunning countryside in between.

If you live in the Upper Usk Valley

The Upper Usk Valley Group* is an open group dedicated to the promotion of social, economic, cultural and environmental vibrancy within the area. If you are interested in joining or just want to participate in a local event, click below.

If You Are Visiting The Upper Usk Valley

We are surrounded by the most beautiful landscape and scenery offering countless opportunities for recreational activities and adventure. Explore the fascinating history and wildlife of the area or simply enjoy some warm Upper Usk Valley hospitality in one of the many pubs or tea rooms.


Llyn y Fan Fach

Close to the source of the River Usk, on higher ground is Llyn y Fan Fach. Legend tells the famous story of The Lady of The Lake, and her sons the Physicians of Myddfai. You can find this enchanting story told by Owen Staton.

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Happy #PrideMonth2022!This Pride Month we celebrate equality, diversity and inclusivity with everyone and stand in solidarity against hate and all forms of discrimination. ... See MoreSee Less
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Did you know today is National Beer Day! Have you been to our theatre bar? We are always fully stocked with a great range of alcoholic and none- alcoholic drinks! Did you also know you can pre-order your drinks ready for show intervals, just ask a member of our bar team to pre order before the show! #NationalBeerDay ... See MoreSee Less
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Great piece in The Brecon and Radnor Express this week covering the Sennybridge Jubilee Picnic at the Camp last Sunday 🎉👑🎶 ... See MoreSee Less
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Volunteers Week ... See MoreSee Less
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