West Glamorgan


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West Glamorgan

(gləmôr`gən), former county, S Wales. Created in the 1974 reorganization of Welsh local government from portions of Glamorgan and Monmouthshire, in the 1996 reorganization West Glamorgan was divided into the unitary authorities of Swansea and Neath and Port Talbot.

West Glamorgan

a former county in S Wales, formed in 1974 from part of Glamorgan and the county borough of Swansea: replaced in 1996 by the county of Swansea and the county borough of Neath Port Talbot
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Warwickshire's third and fifth sides were on the receiving end of two defeats to West Glamorgan firsts and Mid Glamorgan firsts after the latest round of Inter-County matches.
If anyone missed the first letter, please contact us, Derek and Vivienne Moore, 308 Dunvant Road, Dunvant, Swansea, West Glamorgan (tel 01792 427943).
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Alex Griffiths, a seam bowler and top-order batter, is 12 and from West Glamorgan.
We, too, are fortunate to have many similar memories to her, but in organisations that seemed to not exist according to the article, namely West Glamorgan Youth Music and South Glamorgan Youth Music.
Newsagent's son Mr Evans was born and brought up in Wales, attending Swansea University and serving as a West Glamorgan councillor for six years.
And the second biggest leap for a town was also in Wales: Port Talbot in West Glamorgan, where prices rose by over a third.
West Glamorgan is the least expensive county in the UK to live with the average home costing pounds 89,621.
Neath and Swansea have agreed to form a combined West Glamorgan team ready to compete in next season's Heineken Cup and Celtic League.
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She had never done any acting before, apart from a short stint for West Glamorgan Youth Theatre, but has gained quite a following after her portrayal of Grace in the teen E4 drama.
And Hayley's mother Lynne, 55, of Glynneath, West Glamorgan, was confident her daughter remained "very much in love".