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Builth Wells (the vowels of "Builth" are pronounced like build; Welsh: Llanfair-ym-Muallt) is a market town in Brecknockshire, Wales, UK.

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By car[edit]

Two of the main trunk roads though Wales, the A483 Swansea-Chester and the A470 Cardiff-Llandudno, go though the town.

By train[edit]

  • 1 Builth Road railway station. On the Heart of Wales Line from Craven Arms in Shropshire (where there are connections from Shrewsbury) to Llanelli Builth Road railway station (Q2680383) on Wikidata Builth Road railway station on Wikipedia

Get around[edit]


  • 1 Builth Castle. The castle build by King Edward I, only the mound on which it stood, the ditches and embankments remain. Builth Castle (Q4986692) on Wikidata Builth Castle on Wikipedia



  • Royal Welsh Show: . One of the largest agricultural shows in Europe Royal Welsh Show on Wikipedia Q7375002 on Wikidata (date needs fixing)



  • 1 The Lamb, Broad Street. Nic & Petra who have developed an excellent bar snack menu complemented by excellent real ales and a wide range of beers, lagers and cider many on hand pull and are all kept to a very high standard. Well worth a visit when you are in the area especially Welsh Show week and Motorcycle weekend when there is usually a real ale beer festival in the beer garden.



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