is a village in Powys
, mid Wales
. Population 1,470 , Welsh-speaking 62% . The village is best known as the former parish
of William Morgan
, then a vicar who first translated the Bible
and later rose to become a Bishop
at Llandaff Cathedral
and St. Asaph
Attractions near the village include Wales's highest waterfall, the Pistyll Rhaeadr, known for its natural arch.
The Berwyn Mountains are nearby and Lake Vyrnwy.
Parts of the 1995 film The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain
, starring Hugh Grant
were filmed in the village.