Croespenmaen is a locality near Crumlin, Caerphilly, Wales. The nearby Croespenmaen Industrial Estate is the site of Unilever's Pot Noodle factory,[1] which became the topic of a 2006 advertising campaign, showing fictitious Pot Noodle mines in Wales. The factory typically produces 155 million pots annually.[2] Croespenmaen is also the site of the Brace's Bakery factory.

The Nisa in Croespenmaen in 2007


  1. ^ Aled Blake (29 March 2013). "Pot Noodle plant freehold up for auction". walesonline. Media Wales Ltd. Retrieved 2015-11-19.
  2. ^ "From Pot Noodle to pit for advert". BBC News. 9 May 2006. Retrieved 5 May 2008.

Coordinates: 51°40′48″N 3°09′52″W / 51.6799°N 3.1644°W / 51.6799; -3.1644