Encompassing Newport, Monmouthshire and Torfaen, with fantastic transport links and superb infrastructure, Meet Gateway South Wales is the perfect business destination for international conferences, exhibitions, business meetings, incentives, team-building, association, sports, public and training events. The area offers an ideal mix of MICE services including unique venues, leading hotels, conference facilities, activities, amenities and services providers capable of organising and enhancing events of all types. The region balances high end city based facilities minutes away from rugged, open countryside and a World Heritage Site – all supported by its notoriety as The Food Capital of Wales.
Torfaen itself (Stone Breaker- ancient name for the Afon Lwyd) is set within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire, and right in the middle of some of the most famous attractions in Wales. From the centre of Torfaen, the city of Cardiff is just 20 minutes by car or hop on the train to get there in no time at all. You will receive a ‘warm Welsh welcome’ from the friendly people that you’ll meet, around 91,000 of them ,and you’ll discover three towns within Torfaen – Cwmbran, Pontypool and Blaenavon.