Pontypool is twinned with the following towns:
Longjumeau in France
Bretten in Germany
Condeixa in Portugal
All 4 towns are twinned with each other and each year celebrate a Youth Festival for 10 of the young people from each town to meet together to enjoy a week of cultural, sporting, educational and social interaction.
On the Civic side there is a conference held at the same time as the Youth Festival.
On the twinning side exchange visits take place between groups and individuals in Pontypool and Pontypools Twinned Towns.
Below is a Time line of signing of Twinning Charters
March 1994 - Pontypool - Longjumeau (signed in Longjumeau)
October 1994 - Pontypool - Bretten (signed in Pontypool)
February 1999 - Pontypool - Condeixa (signed in Pontypool)
INFORMATION ABOUT THE TWIN TOWNS
Please click on the links below for information for each twin town:
Longjumeau - Longjumeau.pdf
Bretten - Bretten.pdf
Condeixa - condeixa.pdf