Port Talbot


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Port Talbot

(tôl`bət), town (1981 pop. 40,078), Neath Port Talbot, S Wales, at the mouth of the Avon (Afan) River on Swansea Bay. Port Talbot is a popular seaside resort. Nearby are the steelworks at Margam and the oil refinery at Baglan.

Port Talbot

 

a city and port in southern Wales, in West Glamorgan, on Bristol Channel. Population, 50,700 (1971). A major center of ferrous metallurgy, Port Talbot is equipped to receive ore carriers up to 100,000 tons.

Port Talbot

a port in SE Wales, in Neath Port Talbot county borough on Swansea Bay: established as a coal port in the mid-19th century; large steelworks; ore terminal. Pop.: 35 633 (2001)
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Last year Tata agreed a deal with unions in which it pledged to keep two blast furnaces operating at Port Talbot until 2021.
Just two weeks earlier they had been hammered 4-0 by Port Talbot away, so the result appeared even more shocking.
PORT S4C, Tues English available In Pobol Port Talbot we travel into the community to get to know the residents.
The band, who originally came together in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1974, discovered Port Talbot when driving past on the way to Swansea.
Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (NPTCBC) would like to select a development partner (or consortium) with a suitable track record to deliver a residential led mixed use scheme at the former Afan Lido and Overflow Car Park Sites, Aberavon Beachfront, Port Talbot.
Port Talbot will entertain Bala Town in a one-off clash with the visitors having claimed their place in the play-offs having been consigned to the bottom half of the table following a split two-thirds of the way through the season.
Port Talbot pipped Airbus to a top six spot last season and director of football Craig Harrison is aware of the task that awaits them today.
Source Baglan, the initiative sponsored by Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council to maximize local content, estimated that more than 150 businesses supported the project either directly or indirectly.
News of a merger between the two companies was greeted with relief last month amid indications that Port Talbot would be spared job losses initially.
Saturday 14 February: Carmarthen Town or Newtown v The New Saints, Airbus UK Broughton v Aberystwyth Town, Port Talbot Town v Bala Town.
The Steelmen's chief executive Andrew Edwards is confident that, despite it being a tough season so far, Port Talbot can still finish seventh and book a play-off spot.
Waste services including the treatment and disposal of municipal waste generated within the county boroughs of Neath Port Talbot and Bridgend in order to achieve the targets of the Landfill Allowance Scheme.