Lower Brynamman

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Lower Brynamman
Lower Brynamman is located in Neath Port Talbot
Lower Brynamman
Lower Brynamman
Location within Neath Port Talbot
Population1,330 (2011census)
OS grid referenceSN706136
Principal area
Ceremonial county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Postcode districtSA18
Dialling code01269
PoliceSouth Wales
FireMid and West Wales
EU ParliamentWales
UK Parliament
Welsh Assembly
  • Arwyn Woolcock (Labour)
List of places
Neath Port Talbot
51°48′22″N 3°52′42″W / 51.80602°N 3.87823°W / 51.80602; -3.87823Coordinates: 51°48′22″N 3°52′42″W / 51.80602°N 3.87823°W / 51.80602; -3.87823

Lower Brynamman is a village and an electoral ward of Neath Port Talbot county borough in Wales.

Electoral ward[edit]

The electoral ward of Lower Brynamman forms part of the parish of Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen. The ward consists of some or all of the settlements of Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen, Lower Brynamman and Tairgwaith in the parliamentary constituency of Neath. The ward has settlements to the far east; however, most of the ward is dominated by current and disused open cast mine workings. It is bounded by the wards of Quarter Bach of Carmarthenshire to the north, Cwmllynfell to the south east, and Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen to the south west.

An the May 2017 Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council election, the results were:

Candidate Party Votes Status
Arwyn Woolcock Labour 439 Labour hold
Robert Smith Plaid Cymru 93

In the 2012 local council elections, Arwyn Woolcock of the Labour Party was returned unopposed.