Llangyfelach (electoral ward)

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Llangyfelach Ward
Swansea UK ward location - Llangyfelach.png
Location of Llangyfelach ward within the
City and County of Swansea
Area 17.12 km2 (6.61 sq mi)
Population 5,039 (2011 census)
• Density 294/km2 (760/sq mi)
Principal area
Ceremonial county
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament
Welsh Assembly
Councillors
  • Gareth Sullivan (Independents)
List of places
UK
Wales
Swansea

Llangyfelach is an electoral ward in the county of Swansea, Wales, UK. It covers the communities of Llangyfelach and Pontlliw and Tircoed.[1]

The electoral ward consists of some or all of the following settlements: Llangyfelach, Pantlasau, Pontlliw, Tircoed and Treboeth, in the parliamentary constituency of Gower. The ward is bounded by the wards of Pontarddulais and Mawr to the north; Morriston, Mynydd-Bach and Penderry to the south east; and Penyrheol and Penllergaer to the south west.

Since May 2008 the councillor for Llangyfelach has been Gareth Sullivan (Independent).[2]

For the May 2012 local council elections, the turnout for Llangyfelach was 29.93%. The election results were:

Candidate Party Votes Status
Gareth Sullivan Independents 776 Independents hold
Richard Simpson Labour 344
John Edward Rasbridge Green Party 72

References[edit]

  1. ^ Election maps, Ordnance Survey. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  2. ^ Swansea Welsh Unitary Council Election Results 1995-2012, The Elections Centre. Retrieved 21 July 2018.

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Coordinates: 51°40′25″N 3°57′13″W / 51.67350°N 3.95374°W / 51.67350; -3.95374