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Encyclopedia > Bishopston, Swansea
Bishopston ward
Image:Wm swansea bishopston.jpg
Ordnance Survey
OS grid reference: Maps for SS6593
Geography
Principal Locality Bishopston
Total Population 3,341 (2001 census)
Land Area (sq. km) 5.89 (2001 census)
Administration
Local Council: City and County of Swansea
Nation: Wales
Post office and telephone
PostCode(s): SA3
Dialling code: +44-1792
Politics
UK Parliament: Gower
European Parliament: Wales

The electoral ward of Bishopston in the City and County of Swansea, South Wales consists of some or all of the following areas: Barland Common, Caswell, Clyne Common, Bishopston, Manselfield, Murton, Oldway, in the parliamentary constituency of Gower. Image File history File links Wm_swansea_bishopston. ... The British national grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references commonly used in Great Britain, different from using latitude or longitude. ... The term locality has different meanings in different disciplines: Geography In geography, a locality is a place. ... In the most common sense of the word, a population is the collection of people—or organisms of a particular species—living in a given geographic area. ... For local government purposes, Wales is divided into 22 unitary authorities. ... Swansea (Welsh: Abertawe - aber river-mouth + river Tawe) is a city in South Wales, situated on the coast immediately to the east of the Gower peninsula. ... Home Nations is a term to refer to the four constituent parts of the United Kingdom — England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland — collectively, but as separate entities, distinct from the United Kingdom as a whole. ... National motto: Cymru am byth (Welsh: Wales for ever) Waless location within the UK Official languages English, Welsh Capital Cardiff Largest city Cardiff First Minister Rhodri Morgan Area  - Total Ranked 3rd UK 20,779 km² Population  - Total (2001)  - Density Ranked 3rd UK 2,903,085 140/km² Ethnicity: 97. ... UK and Australian postal codes are known as postcodes. ... The UK telephone numbering plan, also known as the National Numbering Plan, is regulated by the Office of Communications (Ofcom), which replaced the Office of Telecommunications (Oftel) in 2003. ... To see the list in alphabetical order see the categories UK Parliamentary constituencies and UK Parliamentary constituencies (historic). ... Gower is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... The European Parliament is the parliamentary body of the European Union (EU), directly elected by EU citizens once every five years. ... Wales is a constituency of the European Parliament. ... A ward is an electoral district used in local politics, most notably in England, Scotland, and Wales, as well as Australia, Canada, the Republic of Ireland and many cities in the United States and the federal district of Washington, DC. Wards are usually named after neighbourhoods, thoroughfares, parishes, landmarks, geographical... Swansea (Welsh: Abertawe - aber river-mouth + river Tawe) is a city in South Wales, situated on the coast immediately to the east of the Gower peninsula. ... South Wales is an area of Wales bordered by England and the Bristol Channel to the East and South, and Mid Wales and West Wales to the North and West. ...


Localities

Bishopston

The village of Bishopston is located in the Gower Peninsula about 5 miles (8Km) south west of Swansea City Centre. A village is a human settlement commonly found in rural areas. ... Rhossili Beach on the Gower Peninsula of South Wales The Gower Peninsula (Welsh: Gŵyr) is one of the UKs major tourist attractions and is the best-known district in Wales after Snowdonia. ...


External links

  • Bishopston.org.uk Community Website
  • Bishopston.com Forum Community Forum

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Bishopston - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (105 words)
Bishopston, Bristol, a suburb of the city of Bristol, England.
Bishopston, Swansea, a suburb of the city of Swansea, Wales.
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