Ebbw Vale is a friendly and welcoming town that offers a mix of high street names, independent retailers, key services and a selection of places to eat. There are ample parking facilities, including free short stay spaces, a free multi storey car park and pay and display at The Walk shopping development.
In recent years Ebbw Vale has hosted a range of events including its Christmas Lights switch-on, annual Scouts Day, Continental Markets as well as the very successful National Eisteddfod in 2010.
This year the Annual Scouts Day will take place in the town centre on Saturday 5th July 2014. The town centre will also host the Ebbw Vale Classic Bus Show & Fun Day on Saturday 19th July 2014, Contact 01495 355565 for further information.
Ebbw Valley Railway and bus link
2008 saw the opening of the passenger train service on the Ebbw Vale Railway providing a quick and easy way for people from outside the area to visit the town. A bus link service operates from the Town Centre to take passengers to and from Ebbw Vale Parkway station to connect with the hourly trains, including a stop in the town centre.
Ebbw Vale Markets
In addition to the variety of shops available within the town centre, Ebbw Vale is also home to a very successful weekly market. The market operates every Friday, 9:00am – 5:00 (4:00pm during the winter months). Market traders offer a range of products including fruit, vegetables, clothing, home ware and a whole lot more.
If you are interested in having a market stall at the Ebbw Vale Market, please contact 01495 355655
Want to look at a full list of shops in Ebbw Vale? Check out our Business Directory on the 5 Star Towns Website.
Ebbw Vale Regeneration Projects
Ebbw Vales transformation is well underway, with a package of projects being delivered to create a vibrant and attractive town centre. Projects continue to be delivered on site, with more still to come before the transformation is complete. Check out our Regeneration Projects page for all the information.
Local Business Forum
Ebbw Vale Business Forum
Chairman - Phillip Edwards
If you wish to get in touch with your local forum please contact the Town Centre Manager. (Details below)