Our Valley Family gives a daily insight into the lives of those inside a Welsh home, who put community, family and fun first.
Channel 5’s new reality tv series follows the Fisher family, who live together inside a home on a terraced street. The sitcom used to be called Our Girls in the Valley and Our Happy Valley Life until it was given a new name.
It may give us an insight into a Welsh family home, but fans are also curious to know where the show is set. So where is Our Valley Family filmed? We done some digging to find out its location!
Where is Our Valley Family filmed?
- Tonypandy, based in Rhondda Cynon Taff in South Wales
Our Valley Family is set in Tonypandy in the Welsh Valleys. However the street name of the Fisher Family home has not been officially revealed.
Nikita Violet, who stars on the show, has tagged Penrhiwfer in several of her Instagram photos. It is a small village based in Rhondda Valley.
She has also tagged Welsh sea front Porthcawl and said she can “always be found in her dungarees by the sea”.
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Our Valley Family on Channel 5
The Fisher family are the main stars of the series, which started on Sunday September 27th.
Shania and Nikita live with their parents Paula and Anthony, next door to Nanny and Dado.
In the most recent episode, Shania, 17, is preparing for her first date. Her cousin Coral, who has her own beauty company, is hoping that her boyfriend will give her £500 to borrow for her college courses.
Shania’s older sister and university-goer Nikita has returned home after finishing university and hopes to become a children’s party planner.
However Anthony is seen becoming the centre of attention while she hosts her first event.
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Fans discuss the Channel 5 show’s filming location
Viewers were curious to find out where the Fisher family live. Most were correct in their guesses, saying it was based in Rhondda, but others wanted to know specifically where the show was based in the Valley.
Some fans even thought the family might not be real people, and thought they were acting. One viewer said: “Is this spoof or real people? #OurValleyFamily.”
However someone responded saying they were real, and said “what you see is what they are”.
Keep trying to see where this is filmed….Neath for the valley, steep street shot Crwmlin…. or just Aberbeeg for the lot 🤣#OurValleyFamily
— Team Taff 🐾 (@thetaffies) September 27, 2020
WATCH OUR VALLEY FAMILY EVERY SUNDAY AT 9PM ON CHANNEL 5