A few years ago, Pontypool had one of the highest anti social behavior and crime rates in the UK, with certain areas worse than Manchester’s Moss side and Brixton. Here’s what our readers have to say:
If anyone tells you that the South Wales Valleys is like the UK version of the Deep South in the USA, it is likely they are telling the truth.
Pontypool is one of those places where everyone knows each other and know each other’s business (if you’re the type of person who likes their privacy, avoid this place at all costs!)
Pontypool has been known for some ****** tendencies between families, which is rather scary.