We have created a directory of hyperlocals in Wales, per region. Hyperlocals are online news services pertaining to a “small, geographically defined community”. This resource is available for anyone who is interested in the hyperlocal sector in Wales: practitioners, researchers, politicians and communications professionals. If you are a hyperlocal in Wales who is missing from the list, please do let us know by emailing us or tweeting us @C4CJ.

*Please note all Twitter and Facebook statistics are correct as of April 2016.

South Wales Central

Pobl Caerdydd

Twitter: @PoblCaerdydd (4,015 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/poblcaerdydd (1,296 likes)


Roath Cardiff

Twitter: @roathcardiff (15,900 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/roathcardiff (1,558 likes)



Twitter: @mytongwynlais (1,549 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/mytongwynlais (997 likes)


Grangetown Cardiff

Twitter: @grangecardiff (3,012 followers)

Facebook: @GrangetownCommunityAction (432 likes)

Fairwater Post

Twitter: @FairwaterPost (330 followers)


Whitchurch Village

Twitter: @WhitchurchV (4,275 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/WhitchurchVillage/ (6,513 likes)



Twitter: @CantonPontcanna (6,676 followers)


Llandaff North Post

Twitter: @LlandaffNorthP (622 followers)


Rhiwbina Info

Twitter: @RhiwbinaInfo (2,363 followers)


Radyr Post

Twitter: @RadyrPost (468 followers)


Splott N0tice

Twitter: @SplottN0tice (187 followers)


Rhondda People

Twitter: @rhonddapeople (945 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/rhonddapeople (1,161 likes)


Aberdare Online

Twitter: @AberdareOnline (4,502 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/groups/aberdareonline (479 members)


Tafod Elai


South Wales East

Caerphilly Observer

Twitter: @CaerphillyObsvr (5,427 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/caerphillyobserver (8,994 likes)


Cwmbran Life

Twitter: @CwmbranLife (1,291 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/cwmbranlife (11,900 likes)


South Wales West

Port Talbot Magnet

Twitter: @LNPTMagNet (1,984 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/porttalbotmagnet (2,385 likes)


FYI Neath

Twitter: @FYIneath (1,601 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/fyineath (689 likes)


Pennard Blogger

Twitter: @PennardBlogger (533 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/pennardblogger (2 likes)


Gower News

Twitter: @News4Gower (388 followers)


Llanelli Town

Twitter: @LlanelliTownCom (1,139 followers)


Papur Bro Llais

Twitter: @PapurBroLlais (542 followers)


Mid and West Wales

Pobl Aberystwyth

Twitter: @PoblAberystwyth (1,238 followers)


My Welshpool

Twitter: @mywelshpool (3,561 followers)


My Newtown

Twitter: @my_newtown (3,432 followers)


FYI Brecon

Twitter: @fyibrecon (2,877 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/fyi.brecon  (3,399 likes)



Twitter: @wayonhye (1,650 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/wayonhye.org (722 likes)


FYI Talgrarth

Twitter: @fyitalgarth (1,074 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/pages/fyitalgarth (811 likes)


Brecon Beacons

Twitter: @Brecon_News (10,700 followers)


Papur Bro Clonc

Twitter: @Cloncyn (750 followers)



Twitter: @Trefeurig8 (502 followers)


Glo Man

Twitter: @PapurBroGloMan (400 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/glo.man.37 (487 likes)


Papur Pawb

Facebook: facebook.com/groups/134899543213568/ (63 members)


Papur y Cwm

Facebook: facebook.com/pages/Papur-y-Cwm/212562395507839 (62 likes)


Y Garthen


North Wales


Twitter: @Wrexham (29,400 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/wrexhamdotcom (25,535 likes)



Twitter: @DeesideDotCom (6,479 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/deesidenews (5,857 likes)


Bae Colwyn


Abergele Post

Twitter: @AbergelePost (575 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/pages/AbergelePost/146721705380111 (205 likes)




Papur Dre

Twitter: @papurdre (1,270 followers)

Facebook: facebook.com/papurdre (593 likes)


Eco’r Wyddfa


Llais Ogwan


Y Bedol

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