The medieval village
of Urval, reached by
the D25, is slightly off the beaten track, so you need to turn
left if coming from Le Buisson - and left if heading towards
le Buisson ! The reason being a bridge.
Meanings of the
name Urval :
In Celtic the word ‘urval’ means ‘a valley of water’ and in fact,
two streams, the Peyrat and the Fontanelle, flow into the
In Swedish ‘urval’ means ‘a warm welcome’.
Fax and photocopier
available for the local population (see Town Hall for
A village hall
with a capacity of 40 persons is available for use by the local
population. The hall opens on to a covered square and has a
kitchen area complete with cold room.
Refuse Disposal :
Containers for yellow and black bin liners are situated under
the railway bridge. For further information contact the
Bastides Forêt Bessède SYGED
(official population on January 1, 2017)
Text translated by Pays du Grand Bergeracois (professional translator).