Llancarfan is situated some 3 miles north of the Severn Estuary in the very heart of the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales. The Valeways Millenium Heritage Trail (VMH Trail) traces its route through the village en-route from Cowbridge, Llanbleddian, Flemingston, and Llanbethery in the west, to Penmark, Rhoose and Barry in the east. Llancarfan is a small village tucked into the peaceful Nant Carfan valley that is of much more importance than its size might suggest.
The famous Welsh historian, mythologist, forger and founder of the Gorsedd of Bards, Iolo Morganwg was born in Llancarfan. But it is not the drug taking Morganwg that is the villages claim to fame. ....
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