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Filming in our town centres

Our town centres offer a mix of urban, industrial, and coastal environments. Providing the perfect setting for your next film. You'll find:

  • picturesque streets
  • charming pubs
  • cosy cafes and coffee shops
  • parks and green spaces
  • car parks and underpasses

Our towns


The market town of Neath is the ideal setting for period dramas and historic narratives.

You'll find a delightful mix of historic and modern architecture, with:

  • historic charm
  • beautiful Victoria Gardens
  • scenic rivers
  • stunning medieval castle

Port Talbot

As a location, Port Talbot combines coastal charm with an industrial edge.

It offers a unique blend of environments for various film genres with its:

  • beachfront
  • steelworks
  • contemporary town centre


Pontardawe's diverse settings can cater to your cinematic vision.

Nestled in the Swansea Valley, Pontardawe offers a picturesque backdrop for filming with:

  • charming streets
  • scenic rivers
  • natural beauty


The quaint town of Glynneath and the enchanting Waterfall Country are perfect for nature-centered scenes and breathtaking shots.

Offering filmmakers a treasure trove of cinematic opportunities with its:

  • hidden cascades
  • lush woodlands
  • picturesque landscapes
  • dramatic waterfalls - As seen in Batman's 'The Dark Knight Rises'

Surrounding locations

You'll find stunning options for outdoor scenes or breath-taking panoramic shots with our:

  • lush green valleys
  • cascading waterfalls
  • rolling hills

On the southern coast of Wales, you'll have access to the stunning landscapes of:

Local talent

The communities in Neath Port Talbot are friendly and willing to help support film productions. You'll find:

  • enthusiastic local extras
  • location owners
  • makeup artists
  • local networks to ease the challenges of filmmaking

Accommodation and catering

You'll find a variety of accommodation and food venues to meet your crew's needs from:

  • cosy B&Bs
  • hotels
  • catering services
  • cafes and restaurants
  • charming pubs


The county borough is in a great spot. It's close to the M4 motorway and has a good railway network. This makes it easy for crews coming from Cardiff, Swansea, and other places.

You'll find easy transportation options for your entire team. 


The Town Centre Management Team is ready to assist you with your filming needs and access to any relevant locations and permits.

To make your production a success, they can provide guidance on:

  • regulations
  • road closures
  • other logistical support
Town Centre Management Team