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Bridgend County Borough

Bridgend County Borough boasts thriving communities that live and work in the busy market towns of Bridgend and Maesteg and the seaside resort of Porthcawl.

People in Wales are renowned for their welcoming nature, and the county borough offers a home to people of all nationalities with faith groups for all religions and specialist food shops for all cultures. Our county borough is a great place to live, work, study, visit and relocate.

Bridgend County Borough has excellent transport links between Swansea and London. By train, Bridgend to London Paddington can made in just over two hours and Cardiff is only 20 mins by train. There are also direct train links to the Midlands from Bridgend train station.

Cardiff International Airport is only 30 minutes-drive from county borough, with over 50 direct flights and more than 900 connections worldwide.

Conveniently located off three main junctions of the M4 and a 30-minute drive from Cardiff and Swansea city centres, commuting to and from Bridgend is quick and efficient.

Living in Bridgend County Borough

The shoreline is home to year-round surfing, blue-flag beaches and world-class golf. Inland, natural beauty is dotted with historic sites and legends.

Working in Bridgend County Borough Council

The council is one of the county borough’s largest employers, we offer a range of benefits designed to attract, develop, and reward our employees.

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