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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description of the procurement: Swansea Council is issuing this Prior Information Notice (PIN) on behalf of the West Glamorgan Partnership to notify the market of a possible tender opportunity commencing later in 2019, the purpose of this PIN is to try and identify potential interested organisations that have the expertise in evaluating health and social care transformation programmes.
Mr Evans was briefly the deputy Tory group leader on the now abolished West Glamorgan County Council before standing down to become MP for the Ribble Valley, a seat he has held since 1992.
The thirds lost a narrow 8-7 result to West Glamorgan but the fifths went down to a 15-0 whitewash to Mid Glamorgan.
If anyone missed the first letter, please contact us, Derek and Vivienne Moore, 308 Dunvant Road, Dunvant, Swansea, West Glamorgan (tel 01792 427943).
To help with this problem, a tubular membrane filtration system, which applies nanofiltration technology to the recovery of cleaning chemicals, is now available from the filtration specialists, PCI-Memtech of Lion Way, Morriston, Swansea, West Glamorgan, tel:0179 231 0454.
Harris edged out West Glamorgan's Bob Cutting 11-8 and Hanley paved the way for England's biggest win, helping Bucks' Paul Megson see of Swansea's Leydon Waspe 13-8.
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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.
I don't know why K Powell of West Glamorgan is moaning about police drivers (Letters, Jan 21).
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 the second biggest leap for a town was also in Wales: Port Talbot in West Glamorgan, where prices rose by over a third.