The population of Penywaun is approximately 3,300. Much of the local housing was built by the Local Council after the Second World War in several stages, starting with simple pre-fabricated houses.
Penywaun has a rich and vibrant community life.
A number of shops and businesses trade within the village, including a Post Office, a newsagents, a traditional Fish & Chip shop, a bettting shop, and two grocery-type stores. Most of the retail space is located within a designated retail precinct (called the ‘Shopping Centre‘), although there is a grocery store situated opposite the Colliers Arms.
The officers covering this area work out of Hirwaun Police Station, High Street, Hirwaun.
Your nearest Police Stations are: Merthyr Tydfil Police Station,Swan Street,Merthyr, CF47 8ES or Pontypridd Police Station,Berw Road, Pontypridd,CF37 2TR which is open from8amuntilMidnight7 days a week. Non urgent incidents pleaseRing 101.
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