Machynlleth Comedy Festival 2018
Ystrad's Big Weekend!
Over the weekend of 14th–16th June, Ystradgynlais will host three very different events across town as part of ‘The Big Weekend’ festivities. Make sure you save the dates!
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A vibrant arts and community centre situated in the Upper Swansea Valleys. We offer a varied programme of high quality live theatre, live broadcasts, live music, comedy, film and exhibitions.
About Us


Schools & Arts Projects

The Welfare, has a long history of working  our local community and beyond through a variety of artforms. Take a look at  some of the projects we have undertaken with a range of partners…

Education and Outreach at The Welfare Ystradgynlais, Swansea - Twenty 16
Hire Us

With a variety of flexible spaces located in the centre of town, The Welfare is the perfect venue for your business or personal events, however big or small!