Betws Gwerfil Goch

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Betws Gwerfil Goch
Welsh: Betws Gwerful Goch
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The old school
Betws Gwerfil Goch is located in Denbighshire
Betws Gwerfil Goch
Betws Gwerfil Goch
 Betws Gwerfil Goch shown within Denbighshire
Population 351 (2011)
OS grid reference SJ033465
Community Betws Gwerfil Goch
Principal area Denbighshire
Ceremonial county Clwyd
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CORWEN
Postcode district LL21
Dialling code 01490
Police North Wales
Fire North Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament Clwyd South
Welsh Assembly Clwyd West
List of places

Coordinates: 53°00′29″N 3°26′35″W / 53.008°N 3.443°W / 53.008; -3.443

Betws Gwerfil Goch (Standard Welsh: Betws Gwerful Goch) is a village and community in Denbighshire, Wales. It has a population of 362,[1] reducing to 351 at the 2011 census.[2] Until 1974 it was part of Edeirnion Rural District in Meirionnydd, and was transferred to Glyndŵr District in Clwyd by the Local Government Act 1972.[3] It became part of Denbighshire in 1996.