Cwmbrân

(redirected from Cwmbran)
Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Cwmbrân

(ko͝ombrän`), city (1981 pop. 44,592), Torfaen, SE Wales. Cwmbrân was created under the New Town Act of 1946 to house employees of the nearby steelworks. It has diverse industries, including the production of car parts, nylon yarn, and cookies.
References in periodicals archive ?
This vehicle was later involved in a collision after the driver failed to stop for police in Old Cwmbran leaving several vehicles damaged.
The Cwmbran facility, which includes a European Shared Services Centre, was designated the company s worldwide centre of excellence for commercial vehicle braking systems in 2012.
Pontypool AA members found some shelter from the weather at Lower Pen y clawdd Farm, Raglan where their match on Wagtail Pool was won by Cwmbran builder Neil Dibble with 45lb of small carp.
Both women, residents at the Oak Tree Court OAP apartments on Fields Road, Cwmbran, suffered multiple injuries.
This proved to be a stimulus for Cwmbran who began to come more into the game, with Martin Carvey coming close before Paul Carro put the visitors on level terms.
Cwmbran actually took the lead after eight minutes through Lewis Summers.
Parkhead supporters chanted "pub team" at Cwmbran and it was hard to argue with that.
While Scottish fans were paying pounds 20 a head, the turnstiles at Cwmbran were left open as spectators came and went freely.
Headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia, an international base of clients is serviced through the Company's sales offices located in Charlottesville, Virginia, Atlanta, Georgia, Short Hills, New Jersey, Gardena, California, Sunnyvale, California, London, England and Cwmbran, Wales.
Those arrested are all aged between 14 and 21 and are all from the Cwmbran area, and the latest arrest is of an 18-year-old man from Cwmbran.
Ceri Thomas, Principality's Cwmbran branch manager, said: "We are proud to support the communities in which we operate and our members live and we are delighted to have the opportunity to give something back.
Twenty minutes later SamSmall gave Cwmbran some hope from the penalty spot after Aneurin Thomas handled in the area.