Kinmel Bay

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Kinmel Bay
Welsh: Bae Cinmel
Kinmel Bay is located in Conwy
Kinmel Bay
Kinmel Bay
 Kinmel Bay shown within Conwy
Population 7,864 (including Towyn) (2001 Census)[1]
OS grid reference SH985803
Principal area Conwy
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town RHYL
Postcode district LL18
Dialling code 01745
Police North Wales
Fire North Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament Clwyd West
Welsh Assembly Clwyd West
List of places

Coordinates: 53°19′N 3°31′W / 53.31°N 3.52°W / 53.31; -3.52

Kinmel Bay (Welsh: Bae Cinmel) in Conwy County Borough, north-east Wales is a suburb of Rhyl, which lies across the River Clwyd in the neighbouring county of Denbighshire.

According to the 2001 Census, together with neighbouring Towyn (to the west), it had a population of 7,864, of which 10.7% could speak Welsh.[1]

Kinmel Bay is part of a large urban area which includes Abergele, Pensarn, Towyn, Rhyl and Prestatyn, all stretching along the north coast of Wales.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b "Towyn & Kinmel Bay Key Statistics" (PDF). Conwy County Borough Council. Retrieved 4 December 2007. 

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