List of electoral wards in Wales

This article is a list of electoral wards in Wales. Electoral wards are the main electoral units used for elections to Wales' principal area councils. They may also elect representatives to community councils, where these exist. Listed here by (post-1974) preserved counties and subdivided by (post-1996) unitary authorities of Wales.

For those electoral divisions in England, see List of electoral wards in England by constituency.

Preserved CountiesEdit

ClwydEdit

Conwy County BoroughEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Conwy County Borough Council:  Abergele Pensarn, Betws-y-Coed, Betws yn Rhos, Bryn, Caerhun, Capelulo, Colwyn, Conwy, Craig-y-Don, Crwst, Deganwy, Eglwysbach, Eirias, Gele, Glyn, Gogarth, Gower, Kinmel Bay, Llanddulas, Llandrillo yn Rhos, Llangernyw, Llansanffraid, Llansannan, Llysfaen, Marl, Mochdre, Mostyn, Pandy, Pant-yr-afon/Penmaenan, Penrhyn, Pensarn, Pentre Mawr, Rhiw, Towyn, Trefriw, Tudno, Uwchaled, Uwch Conwy.

DenbighshireEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Denbighshire County Council:  Bodelwyddan, Corwen, Denbigh Central, Denbigh Lower, Denbigh Upper/Henllan, Dyserth, Efenechtyd, Llanarmon-yn-Ial/Llandegla, Llanbedr Dyffryn Clwyd/Llangynhafal, Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd/Gwyddelwern, Llandrillo, Llangollen, Llandyrnog, Llanrhaeadr-yng-Nghinmeirch, Prestatyn Central, Prestatyn East, Prestatyn Meliden, Prestatyn North, Prestatyn South West, Rhuddlan, Rhyl East,Rhyl South, Rhyl South East, Rhyl South West, Rhyl West, Ruthin, St Asaph East, St Asaph West, Trefnant, Tremeirchion.

FlintshireEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Flintshire County Council:  Argoed, Aston, Bagillt East, Bagillt West, Broughton North East, Broughton South, Brynford, Buckley Bistre East, Buckley Bistre West, Buckley Mountain, Buckley Pentrobin, Caergwrle, Caerwys, Cilcain, Connah's Quay Central, Connah's Quay Golftyn, Connah's Quay South, Connah's Quay Wepre, Ewloe, Ffynnongroyw, Flint Castle, Flint Coleshill, Flint Oakenholt, Flint Trelawney, Greenfield, Gronant, Gwernaffield, Gwernymynydd, Halkyn, Hawarden, Higher Kinnerton, Holywell Central, Holywell East, Holywell West, Hope, Leeswood, Llanfynydd, Mancot, Mold Broncoed, Mold East, Mold South, Mold West, Mostyn, New Brighton, Northop, Northop Hall, Penyffordd, Queensferry, Saltney Mold Junction, Saltney Stonebridge, Sealand, Shotton East, Shotton Higher, Shotton West, Trelawnyd and Gwaenysgor, Treuddyn, Whitford.

WrexhamEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Wrexham County Borough Council:  Acton, Borras Park, Bronington, Brymbo, Bryn Cefn, Brynyffynnon, Cartrefle, Cefn, Dyffryn Ceiriog/Ceiriog Valley, Chirk North, Chirk South, Coedpoeth, Erddig, Esclusham, Garden Village, Gresford East and West, Grosvenor, Gwenfro, Gwersyllt East and South, Gwersyllt North, Gwersyllt West, Hermitage, Holt, Johnstown, Little Acton, Llangollen Rural, Llay, Maesydre, Marchwiel, Marford and Hoseley, Minera, New Broughton, Offa, Overton, Pant, Penycae, Penycae and Ruabon South, Queensway, Plas Madoc, Ponciau, Rhosnesni, Rossett, Ruabon, Smithfield, Stansty, Whitegate, Wynnstay.

DyfedEdit

CarmarthenshireEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Carmarthenshire County Council:  Abergwili, Ammanford, Betws, Bigyn (Llanelli), Burry Port, Bynea, Carmarthen Town North, Carmarthen Town South, Carmarthen Town West, Cenarth, Cilycwm, Cynwyl Elfed, Cynwyl Gaeo, Dafen, Elli (Llanelli), Felinfoel, Garnant, Glanamman, Glanymor (Llanelli), Glyn, Gorslas, Hendy, Hengoed, Kidwelly, Laugharne Township, Llanboidy, Llanddarog, Llandeilo, Llandovery, Llandybie, Llanegwad, Llanfihangel Aberbythych, Llanfihangel-ar-Arth, Llangadog, Llangeler, Llangennech, Llangunnor, Llangyndeyrn, Llannon, Llansteffan, Llanybydder, Lliedi (Llanelli), Llwynhendy, Manordeilo and Salem, Pembrey, Penygroes, Pontamman, Pontyberem, Quarter Bach, St Clears, St Ishmael, Saron, Swiss Valley, Trelech, Trimsaran, Tycroes, Tyisha (Llanelli), Whitland.

CeredigionEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Ceredigion County Council:  Aberaeron, Aberporth, Aberystwyth Bronglais, Aberystwyth Central, Aberystwyth North, Aberystwyth Penparcau, Aberystwyth Rheidol, Beulah, Borth, Capel Dewi, Cardigan Mwldan, Cardigan Rhyd-y-Fuwch, Cardigan Teifi, Ceulanamaesmawr, Ciliau Aeron, Faenor, Lampeter, Llanarth, Llanbadarn Fawr – Padarn, Llanbadarn Fawr – Sulien, Llandyfriog, Llandysilio-gogo, Llandysul Town, Llanfarian, Llanfihangel Ystrad, Llangeitho, Llangybi, Llanrhystyd, Llansantffraed, Llanwenog, Lledrod, Melindwr, New Quay, Penbryn, Pen-parc, Tirymynach, Trefeurig, Tregaron, Troedyraur, Ystwyth.

PembrokeshireEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Pembrokeshire County Council:  Amroth, Burton, Camrose, Carew, Cilgerran, Clydau, Crymych, Dinas Cross, East Williamston, Fishguard North East, Fishguard North West, Goodwick, Haverfordwest: Castle, Haverfordwest: Garth, Haverfordwest: Portfield, Haverfordwest: Prendergast, Haverfordwest: Priory, Hundleton, Kilgetty/Begelly, Johnston, Lampeter Velfrey, Lamphey, Letterston, Llangwm, Llanrhian, Maenclochog, Manorbier, Martletwy, Merlin's Bridge, Milford: Central, Milford: East, Milford: Hakin, Milford: Hubberston, Milford: North, Milford: West, Narberth, Narberth Rural, Newport, Neyland: East, Neyland: West, Pembroke Dock Central, Pembroke Dock Llanion, Pembroke Dock Market, Pembroke Dock Pennar, Pembroke Monkton, Pembroke St Mary North, Pembroke St Mary South, Pembroke St Michael, Penally, Rudbaxton, St David's, St Dogmaels, St Ishmael's, Saundersfoot, Scleddau, Solva, Tenby North, Tenby South, The Havens, Wiston.

GwentEdit

Blaenau GwentEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council:  Abertillery, Badminton, Beaufort, Blaina, Brynmawr, Cwm, Cwmtillery, Ebbw Vale North, Ebbw Vale South, Georgetown, Llanhilleth, Nantyglo, Rassau, Sirhowy, Six Bells, Tredegar Central and West.

CaerphillyEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Caerphilly County Borough Council:  Aberbargoed, Abercarn, Aber Valley, Argoed, Bargoed, Bedwas, Blackwood, Cefn Fforest, Crosskeys, Crumlin, Darran Valley, Gilfach, Hengoed, Llanbradach, Maesycwmmer, Morgan Jones, Moriah, Nelson, Newbridge, New Tredegar, Pengam, Penmaen, Penyrheol, Pontllanfraith, Pontlottyn, Risca East, Risca West, St Cattwg, St James, St Martins, Trethomas and Machen, Twyn Carno, Ynysddu, Ystrad Mynach.

MonmouthshireEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Monmouthshire County Council:  Caerwent, Caldicot Castle (Caldicot), Cantref (Abergavenny), Castle (Abergavenny), Croesonen (Abergavenny), Crucorney, Devauden, Dewstow (Caldicot), Dixton with Osbaston (Monmouth), Drybridge (Monmouth), Goetre Fawr, Green Lane (Caldicot), Grofield (Abergavenny), Lansdown (Abergavenny), Larkfield (Chepstow), Llanbadoc, Llanelly Hill, Llanfoist Fawr, Llangybi Fawr, Llanover, Llantilio Crossenny, Llanwenarth Ultra, Mardy, Mill (Magor with Undy), Mitchel Troy, Overmonnow (Monmouth), Portskewett, Priory (Abergavenny), Raglan, Rogiet, St Arvans, St Christopher's (Chepstow), St Kingsmark (Chepstow), St Mary's (Chepstow), Severn (Caldicot), Shirenewton, The Elms (Magor with Undy), Thornwell (Chepstow), Trellech United, Usk, West End (Caldicot), Wyesham (Monmouth).

NewportEdit

For elections to Newport City Council:  Allt-yr-yn, Alway, Beechwood, Bettws, Caerleon, Gaer, Graig, Langstone, Lliswerry, Llanwern, Malpas, Marshfield, Pillgwenlly, Ringland, Rogerstone, Shaftesbury, St Julians, Stow Hill, Tredegar Park, Victoria.

TorfaenEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Torfaen County Borough Council:  Abersychan, Blaenavon, Brynwern, Coed Eva, Croesyceiliog North, Croesyceiliog South, Cwmyniscoy, Fairwater, Greenmeadow, Llantarnam, Llanyrafon North, Llanyrafon South, New Inn, Panteg, Pontnewydd, Pontnewynydd, Pontypool, St Cadocs and Penygarn, St Dials, Snatchwood, Trevethin, Two Locks, Upper Cwmbran, Wainfelin.

GwyneddEdit

GwyneddEdit

Since 2004 for elections to Gwynedd Council:[1]  Aberdaron, Aberdovey, Abererch, Abermaw, Abersoch, Arllechwedd, Bala, Bethel, Bontnewydd, Botwnnog, Bowydd & Rhiw, Brithdir & Llanfachreth/Ganllwyd/Llanelltyd, Bryn-crug/Llanfihangel, Cadnant (Caernarfon), Clynnog, Corris/Mawddwy, Criccieth, Cwm-y-Glo, Deiniol (Bangor), Deiniolen, Dewi (Bangor), Diffwys & Maenofferen, Dolbenmaen, Dolgellau North, Dolgellau South, Dyffryn Ardudwy, Efail-newydd/Buan, Garth (Bangor), Gerlan, Glyder (Bangor), Groeslon, Harlech, Hendre (Bangor), Hirael (Bangor), Llanaelhaearn, Llanbedr, Llanbedrog, Llanberis, Llandderfel, Llanengan, Llangelynin, Llanllyfni, Llanrug, Llanystumdwy, Llanuwchllyn, Llanwnda, Marchog (Bangor), Menai (Bangor), Menai (Caernarfon), Morfa Nefyn, Nefyn, Ogwen, Peblig (Caernarfon), Penisarwaun, Penrhyndeudraeth, Pentir, Penygroes, Porthmadog East, Porthmadog West, Porthmadog-Tremadog, Pwllheli North, Pwllheli South, Seiont (Caernarfon), Talysarn, Teigl, Trawsfynydd, Tregarth & Mynydd Llandygai, Tudweilio, Tywyn, Waunfawr, Y Felinheli.

Ynys MônEdit

Since 2013 for elections to Isle of Anglesey County Council:  Aethwy, Bro Aberffraw, Bro Rhosyr, Caergybi, Canolbarth Môn, Llifôn, Lligwy, Seiriol, Talybolion, Twrcelyn, Ynys Gybi. [2]

For elections to Isle of Anglesey County Council 1995–2008:  Aberffraw, Amlwch Port, Amlwch Rural, Beaumaris, Bodffordd, Bodorgan, Braint, Bryngwran, Brynteg, Cadnant, Cefni, Cwm Cadnant, Cyngar, Gwyngyll, Holyhead Town, Kingsland, Llanbadrig, Llanbedrgoch, Llanddyfnan, Llaneilian, Llanfaethlu, Llanfair-yn-Neubwll, Llanfihangel Ysgeifiog, Llangoed, Llanidan, Llannerch-y-medd, London Road, Maeshyfryd, Mechell, Moelfre, Morawelon, Parc a'r Mynydd, Pentraeth, Porthyfelin, Rhosneigr, Rhosyr, Trearddur, Tudur, Tysilio, Valley.

Mid GlamorganEdit

Main article: List of electoral wards in Mid Glamorgan (1973–1996)

BridgendEdit

Since 1999 for elections to Bridgend County Borough Council:[3]  Aberkenfig, Bettws, Blackmill, Blaengarw, Brackla, Bryntirion, Laleston and Merthyr Mawr, Caerau, Cefn Cribwr, Cefn Glas, Coity, Cornelly, Coychurch Lower, Felindre, Hendre, Litchard, Llangeinor, Llangewydd and Brynhyfryd, Llangynwyd, Maesteg East, Maesteg West, Morfa (Bridgend), Nant-y-moel, Newcastle (Bridgend), Newton, Nottage, Ogmore Vale, Oldcastle (Bridgend), Pendre, Penprysg, Pen-y-fai, Pontycymmer, Porthcawl East Central, Porthcawl West Central, Pyle, Rest Bay, Sarn, Ynysawdre.

Merthyr TydfilEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council:  Bedlinog, Cyfarthfa, Dowlais, Gurnos, Merthyr Vale, Park, Penydarren, Plymouth, Town, Treharris, Vaynor.

Rhondda Cynon TafEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council:[4]   Aberaman North, Aberaman South, Abercynon, Aberdare East, Aberdare West/Llwydcoed, Beddau (Llantrisant), Brynna, Church Village (Llantwit Fardre), Cilfynydd (Pontypridd), Cwmbach, Cwm Clydach, Cymmer, Ferndale, Gilfach Goch, Glyncoch (Pontypridd), Graig (Pontypridd), Hawthorn (Pontypridd), Hirwaun, Llanharan, Llanharry, Llantrisant Town, Llantwit Fardre, Llwyn-y-pia, Maerdy, Mountain Ash East, Mountain Ash West, Penrhiwceiber, Pentre, Pen-y-graig, Pen-y-waun, Pont-y-clun, Pontypridd Town, Porth, Rhigos, Rhondda (Pontypridd), Rhydfelen Central/Ilan (Pontypridd), Taffs Well, Talbot Green (Llantrisant), Ton-teg (Llantwit Fardre), Tonypandy, Tonyrefail East, Tonyrefail West, Trallwng (Pontypridd), Trealaw, Treforest (Pontypridd), Treherbert, Treorchy, Tylorstown, Tyn-y-nant (Llantrisant), Ynyshir, Ynysybwl, Ystrad.

PowysEdit

Since 1995 for elections to Powys County Council:  Aber-craf, Banwy, Beguildy, Berriew, Blaen Hafren, Bronllys, Builth, Bwlch, Caersws, Churchstoke, Crickhowell, Cwm-twrch, Disserth and Trecoed, Dolforwyn, Felin-fâch, Forden, Glantwymyn, Glasbury, Guilsfield, Gwernyfed, Hay, Kerry, Knighton, Llanafanfawr, Llanbadarn Fawr, Llanbrynmair, Llandinam, Llandrindod East/Llandrindod West, Llandrindod North, Llandrindod South, Llandrinio, Llandysilio, Llanelwedd, Llanfair Caereinion, Llanfihangel, Llanfyllin, Llangattock, Llangors, Llangunllo, Llangynidr, Llanidloes, Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant, Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant/Llansilin, Llansantffraid, Llanwddyn, Llanwrtyd Wells, Llanyre, Machynlleth, Maescar/Llywel, Meifod, Montgomery, Nantmel, Newtown Central, Newtown East, Newtown Llanllwchaiarn North, Newtown Llanllwchaiarn West, Newtown South, Old Radnor, Presteigne, Rhayader, Rhiwcynon, St David Within (Brecon), St John (Brecon), St Mary (Brecon), Talgarth, Talybont-on-Usk, Tawe Uchaf, Trewern, Welshpool Castle, Welshpool Gungrog, Welshpool Llanerchyddol, Ynyscedwyn, Yscir, Ystradgynlais.

South GlamorganEdit

CardiffEdit

Since 1995 for elections to the City of Cardiff Council:  Adamsdown, Butetown, Caerau, Canton, Cathays, Creigiau/St Fagans (1999–), Cyncoed, Ely, Fairwater, Gabalfa, Grangetown, Heath, Lisvane and St Mellons (–1999), Lisvane (1999–), Llandaff, Llandaff North, Llanishen, Llanrumney, Pentwyn, Pentyrch, Penylan, Plasnewydd, Pontprennau & Old St Mellons (1999–), Radyr and St Fagans (–1999), Radyr (1999–), Rhiwbina, Riverside, Rumney, Splott, Trowbridge, Whitchurch & Tongwynlais.

Vale of GlamorganEdit

Since 2004 for elections to the Vale of Glamorgan Council:[5]  Baruc (Barry), Buttrills (Barry), Cadoc (Barry), Castleland (Barry), Cornerswell (Penarth), Court (Barry), Cowbridge, Dinas Powys, Dyfan (Barry), Gibbonsdown (Barry), Illtyd (Barry), Llandough, Llandow/Ewenny, Llantwit Major, Peterston-super-Ely, Plymouth (Penarth), Rhoose, Stanwell (Penarth), St Athan, St Augustine's (Penarth), St Bride's Major, Sully, Wenvoe.

West GlamorganEdit

Neath Port TalbotEdit

Since 1995 for elections to the Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council:  Aberavon, Aberdulais, Allt-wen, Baglan, Blaengwrach, Briton Ferry East, Briton Ferry West, Bryn and Cwmavon, Bryn-côch North, Bryn-côch South, Cadoxton, Cimla, Coedffranc Central, Coedffranc North, Coedffranc West, Crynant, Cwmllynfell, Cymmer, Dyffryn, Glyncorrwg, Glynneath, Godre'r graig, Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen, Gwynfi, Lower Brynamman, Margam, Neath East, Neath North, Neath South, Onllwyn, Pelenna, Pontardawe, Port Talbot, Resolven, Rhos, Sandfields East, Sandfields West, Seven Sisters, Tai-bach, Tonna, Trebanos, Ystalyfera.

SwanseaEdit

Since 1995 for elections to the City and County of Swansea Council:  Bishopston, Bonymaen, Castle, Clydach, Cockett, Cwmbwrla, Dunvant, Fairwood, Gorseinon, Gower, Gowerton, Killay North, Killay South, Kingsbridge, Landore, Llangyfelach, Llansamlet, Lower Loughor, Mawr, Mayals, Morriston, Mynyddbach, Newton, Oystermouth, Penclawdd, Penderry, Penllergaer, Pennard, Penyrheol, Pontardulais, Sketty, St Thomas, Townhill, Uplands, Upper Loughor, West Cross.

See alsoEdit

SourcesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The County of Gwynedd (Electoral Changes) Order 2002 - Schedule". legislation.gov.uk. The National Archives. 6 December 2002. Retrieved 20 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Isle of Anglesey (Electoral Arrangements) Order 2012" (PDF). legislation.gov.uk. The National Archives. Retrieved 10 January 2018.
  3. ^ "The County Borough of Bridgend (Electoral Arrangements) Order 1998". legisaltion.gov.uk. The National Archives. 23 November 1998. Retrieved 21 April 2019.
  4. ^ "The County Borough of Rhondda Cynon Taff (Electoral Arrangements) Order 1998". Legislation.gov.uk. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  5. ^ "The County Borough of The Vale of Glamorgan (Electoral Changes) Order 2002 - Schedule". legislation.gov.uk. The National Archives. 6 December 2002. Retrieved 5 June 2019.