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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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Y CYNG Derek Vaughan (Castell-nedd Porth Talbot), Arweinydd Cymdeithas Llywodraeth Leol Cymru:
Those affected included the A48 in Porth Talbot and the A5 near Corwen.
Cyflwynodd Cyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Castell-nedd Porth Talbot ei fenter ar gyfer rheoli cymdogaethau yn rhan o'i ymateb I adborth y bobl am y materion sy'n bwysicaf iddyn nhw.
They are: Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Anglesey, Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Neath Porth Talbot, Newport, Powys, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Swansea and the Vale of Glamorgan.
Mrs Smith, pictured below, who is also the road safety manager for Neath Porth Talbot County Council, said their data shows the courses make a lasting impression on the 17 to 25-year-olds who attend.
Bottom club Porthmadog desperately need something from their visit to their fellow strugglers Caernarfon, Neath hope to extend their unbeaten record to five matches when they entertain Connah's Quay Nomads, while Porth Talbot are at full strength for their trip to Newtown.
K EDWARDS Chairman, Plaid Cymru, Port Talbot, Sandfields Estate, Porth Talbot.