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Bedwas, Trethomas and Machen is a community and an electoral ward in the county borough of Caerphilly, constituting the villages of Machen, Trethomas, Bedwas, and Upper and Lower Graig-y-Rhacca.
Bedwellty was a parish and urban district in Monmouthshire, South Wales, until 1974.
Blaenau Gwent (pronounced) is a county borough in Wales, sharing its name with a parliamentary constituency.
Brynmawr (sometimes hyphenated to Bryn-mawr) is a market town and electoral ward in Blaenau Gwent, South Wales.
Caerphilly (Caerffili) is a county borough in southern Wales, straddling the ancient county boundary between Glamorgan and Monmouthshire.
Coleg Gwent (Gwent College) is Wales' largest further education college at various locations in the former county of Gwent, South Wales.
County borough is a term introduced in 1889 in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (excluding Scotland), to refer to a borough or a city independent of county council control.
Monmouth district (Trefynwy) was one of five districts of Gwent in Wales between 1974 and 1996.
The Newport district (Casnewydd) was one of the five local government districts of Gwent from 1974 to 1996.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Gwent Police (Heddlu Gwent) is a territorial police force in Wales, responsible for policing the local authority areas of Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Newport and Torfaen.
The Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner is the police and crime commissioner for the Gwent Police area.
Gwent Wildlife Trust (Ymddiriedolaeth Natur Gwent) (GWT) is a wildlife trust covering the area between the lower Wye and Rhymney rivers which forms the vice county of Monmouthshire in south-east Wales.
A high sheriff is a ceremonial officer for each shrieval county of England and Wales and Northern Ireland or the chief sheriff of a number of paid sheriffs in U.S. states who outranks and commands the others in their court-related functions.
The office of High Sheriff of Gwent was established in 1974 under section 219 of the Local Government Act 1972, replacing the shrievalty of Monmouthshire.
The historic counties of Wales are sub-divisions of Wales.
The Borough of Islwyn was one of five local government districts of Gwent from 1974 to 1996.
Gwent (Guent) was a medieval Welsh kingdom, lying between the Rivers Wye and Usk.
Lieutenancy areas are the separate areas of the United Kingdom appointed a Lord Lieutenant - the representative of the British monarch.
Llanelly (Llanelli) is the name of both a parish and community in the principal area of Monmouthshire, within the historic boundaries of Brecknockshire, south-east Wales.
The Local Government (Wales) Act 1994 (c. 19) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which created the current local government structure in Wales of 22 unitary authority areas, referred to as principal areas in the Act, and abolished the previous two-tier structure of counties and districts.
The Local Government Act 1972 is an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom that reformed local government in England and Wales on 1 April 1974.
Since 1 April 1996, Wales has been divided into 22 single-tier principal areas for local government purposes.
The office of Lord Lieutenant of Gwent was created on 1 April 1974 as the Monarch's representative covering the newly formed administrative county of Gwent.
Mid Glamorgan (Morgannwg Ganol) is a preserved county of Wales.
Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy) is a county in south east Wales.
Monmouthshire, also known as the County of Monmouth (Sir Fynwy), is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales and a former administrative county.
The National Library of Wales (Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru), Aberystwyth, is the national legal deposit library of Wales and is one of the Welsh Government sponsored bodies.
Newport (Casnewydd) is a cathedral and university city and unitary authority area in south east Wales.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is the executive office of the UK Statistics Authority, a non-ministerial department which reports directly to the UK Parliament.
The Office of Public Sector Information (OPSI) is the body responsible for the operation of Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO) and of other public information services of the United Kingdom.
The preserved counties of Wales are the current areas used in Wales for the ceremonial purposes of lieutenancy and shrievalty.
Ralph A. Griffiths is an Emeritus Professor at Swansea University.
Rhymney (Rhymni) is a town and a community located in the county borough of Caerphilly in South Wales, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire.
The Royal Gwent Hospital is the principal hospital in the city of Newport.
St Mellons (Llaneirwg) is a district and suburb of southeastern Cardiff, the capital city of Wales.
Torfaen (Tor-faen) is a county borough in Wales within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.