West Glamorgan


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

West Glamorgan

n
(Placename) 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

West′ Glamor′gan


n.
a county in SE Wales. 363,200; 315 sq. mi. (815 sq. km).
References in periodicals archive ?
Steve Cox, Tonna West Glamorgan #Dancing on Ice is just so predictable.
It would make more logical sense to recreate the old county of Glamorgan, or an East Glamorgan based on Cardiff and a West Glamorgan based on Swansea.
It would make more sense to recreate the old county of Glamorgan, or an East Glamorgan based on Cardiff and a West Glamorgan based on Swansea.
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.
Over the past 18 months, seven members of West Glamorgan Commoners' ' Association have lost 350 sheep, costing PS30,000.
In 2004, as Lord Mayor, I met the Mayor of West Glamorgan who volunteered the information that a memorial would be saved, following my approaches to the local planning authority regarding its proposals for retired miners' dwellings.
His flash at Glynneath rugby club, West Glamorgan, became an X-rated hit on YouTube, with more than 40,000 views.
The programme cut to a social club in West Glamorgan, where weather presenter Derek Brockway was to sing a song.
LAST WEEK'S CODEBREAKER WINNER: ROSEMARY JAMES OF SWANSEA, WEST GLAMORGAN
Former South Wales Police employee Amanda Griffin, 29, of Neath Abbey, West Glamorgan, was also charged in connection with the alleged plot.
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).