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CRiC – your Local Info Point

CRiC – your first stop for local and visitor information.

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Find local businesses

Most of your business needs can be found in and around Crickhowell where you will find friendly and efficient service.

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Volunteer at CRiC

Weekend volunteering opportunities at CRiC – join the team! Meet people, make a difference and support your local community at the same time.

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CRiC’s monthly tenner offer

CRiC celebrates 10 years with a monthly tenner offer

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CRiC Conference Room

Meeting rooms & spaces

Great meeting or conference rooms and facilities in Crickhowell

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eisteddfod

Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru hosted by Monmouthshire

The National Eisteddfod is coming to Abergavenny – something for everyone

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Community Life

These pages provide a very comprehensive catalogue of businesses, service providers and clubs and societies that are available to residents and visitors alike. You can also find out how to contact your local council. If you would like to add your business or society please contact CRiC.

Crickhowell is a thriving business and social community with a full range of shops and offices on the high street.  The town is served by a community primary school and a high school.

Services regularly take place in a number of churches in and around Crickhowell which are well worth a visit. The 12th Century St Edmund’s has two stained glass windows by Charles Kempe and several memorials to local families. Further afield Brecon Cathedral is north of the town on the A470. It has a visitor’s centre and small restaurant. For details of churches in the surrounding area visit www.churchinwales.org.uk.

  • The Bethabara Baptist Chapel is at the lower end of Bridge Street. Tel: 01873 810324
  • Danycastell Presbyterian Church can be found in Castle Street. Tel: 01873 811398
  • The Evangelical church holds its services in Silver Lane behind the Market Hall. Tel: 01873 832134

An active university of the third age (U3A) meets regularly and welcomes people who are no longer in full time employment.  The volunteer bureau which operates from the resource and information centre places people of all ages with volunteer organisations for a variety of experiences.  The library, community centre and health centre are all within easy reach of the town centre. Local news items can be found on the what’s on pages and a regular community_times_issue_18 is produced by volunteers.