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Encyclopedia > Upper Killay

Upper Killay is the name of a village and a community in Swansea, south Wales. The Clyne Valley cycle track passes though the village. Upper Killay is considered the gateway to the Gower Peninsula when coming from the east. The main road through the village passes over a cattle grid to the west, which marks the start of Fairwood Common. A village is a human residential settlement commonly found in rural areas. ... A community usually refers to a group of people who interact and share certain things as a group, but it can refer to various collections of living things sharing an environment, plant or animal. ... Swansea (Welsh: , mouth of the Tawe) is a city in Wales and a Welsh County. ... Motto: (Welsh for Wales forever) Anthem: Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau Capital Cardiff Largest city Cardiff Official language(s) English, Welsh Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Rhodri Morgan AM Unification    - by Gruffudd ap Llywelyn 1056  Area    - Total 20,779 km² (3rd in... 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. ... Fairwood Common is a large area of barely populated common land in the heart of the Gower Peninsula, south Wales. ...


The village has its own rugby team called Swansea Uplands RFC. Their clubhouse and playing fields are located to the south of the village on Fairwood Common. Swansea Uplands RFC is a rugby football club based in Upper Killay, Swansea, south Wales. ...


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The British national grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references commonly used in Great Britain, different from using latitude or longitude. ...

Communities of Swansea

Birchgrove | Bishopston | Bon-y-maen | Castle | Clydach | Cockett | Cwmbwrla | Dunvant | Gorseinon | Gowerton | Grovesend | Ilston | Killay | Landore | Llangennith, Llanmadoc and Cheriton | Llangyfelach | Llanrhidian Higher | Llanrhidian Lower | Llansamlet | Llwchwr | Mawr | Morriston | Mumbles | Mynydd-Bach | Penderry | Penllergaer | Pennard | Penrice | Pontarddulais | Pont-Lliw | Port Eynon | Reynoldston | Rhossili | Sketty | St. Thomas | Townhill | Uplands | Upper Killay A Community (welsh Cymuned) is the lowest level of Local Government structure in Wales, corresponding to a civil parish in England. ... Swansea (Welsh: , mouth of the Tawe) is a city in Wales and a Welsh County. ... Birchgrove is a large village situated roughly 6 miles from the centre of Swansea. ... 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. ... The electoral ward of Bon-y-maen, Swansea, South Wales consists of some or all of the following areas: Bonymaen, Pentrechwyth, Pentre Dwr, Winch Wen, in the parliamentary constituency of Swansea East. ... The electoral ward of Castle, City and County of Swansea, South Wales consists of some or all of the following areas: Swansea City Centre, Brynmelin, Dyfatty, Marina, Parts of Mount Pleasant and Sandfields in the parliamentary constituency of Swansea West. ... The electoral ward of Clydach, City and County of Swansea, South Wales consists of some or all of the following areas: Clydach and Glais (East) in the parliamentary constituency of Gower. ... The electoral ward of Cockett, City and County of Swansea, South Wales consists of some or all of the following areas: Cadle, Cwmdu, Coedweig, Gendros, Gors, Fforestfach, Cockett and Waunarlwydd, in the parliamentary constituency of Swansea West Cockett The suburb of Cockett is located about 1. ... Cwmbwrla is the name of an electoral ward, a community and a suburb in the City and County of Swansea, South Wales. ... Dunvant is the name of an electoral ward, a community and a village in the City and County of Swansea, South Wales. ... Gorseinon is the name of an electoral ward, a community and a town in the City and County of Swansea, South Wales. ... Gowerton is the name of an electoral ward, a community and a village in the City and County of Swansea, South Wales. ... Grovesend is the name of a village and a community in the city and county of Swansea, south Wales. ... The electoral ward of Gower, City and County of Swansea, South Wales, consists of some or all of the following areas, Dunvant, Ilston, Killay, Sketty, Upper Killay, Bishopston, Black Pill, Cheriton, Fairyhill, Horton, Knelston, Landimore, Llanddewi, Llangennith, Llanmadoc, Llanrhidian, Middleton, Newton, Nicholaston, Oldwalls, Overton, Oxwich Green, Oxwich, Parkmill, Penmaen, Pennard... The electoral ward of Killay South, City and County of Swansea, South Wales consists of some or all of the following areas, Dunvant, Ilston, Killay, Sketty, Upper Killay. ... The electoral ward of Landore, City and County of Swansea, South Wales, consists of some or all of the following areas, Bon-y-maen, Cwm, Landore, Pentre-chwyth, Swansea, Cadle, Cockett, Felindre, Fforest-fach, Llangyfelach, Tirdeunaw, Waunarlwydd, Clydach, Craigcefnparc, Morriston, Pant-lasau, Plasmarl, Vardre, Ynystawe. ... Llangennith, Llanmadoc and Cheriton are villages in Swansea, south Wales. ... The electoral ward of Llangyfelach, City and County of Swansea, South Wales consists of some or all of the following areas, Fforest, Hendy, Bolgoed, Crofty, Gorseinon, Gowerton, Grovesend, Llanmorlais, Loughor, Pen-clawdd, Penllergaer, Pentrebach, Pontardulais, Pontlliw, Poundffald, Three Crosses, Cadle, Cockett, Felindre, Fforest-fach, Llangyfelach, Tirdeunaw, Waunarlwydd, Clydach, Craigcefnparc, Morriston... Llanrhidian Higher is a community in Swansea, south Wales. ... Llanrhidian Lower is a community in Swansea, south Wales. ... The electoral ward of Llansamlet, City and County of Swansea, South Wales, consists of some or all of the following areas, Bon-y-maen, Cwm, Landore, Pentre-chwyth, Swansea, Clydach, Craigcefnparc, Morriston, Pant-lasau, Vardre, Ynystawe, Birchgrove, Glais, Llansamlet, Pentre-Dwr. ... Loughor (Welsh: Casllwchwr) is a town in the city of Swansea, traditional county of Glamorgan, south Wales. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Morriston is a district of Swansea, situated in the North East of the City. ... Mumbles village, Wales Mumbles (otherwise The Mumbles – Welsh Y Mwmbwls) is an extremely large village and adjacent headland stretching into Swansea Bay. ... Mynydd-Bach is the name of an electoral ward, a community and a suburb in the City and County of Swansea, South Wales. ... Penderry is the name of an electoral ward and a community in the City and County of Swansea, South Wales. ... Swansea (Welsh: Abertawe - aber river-mouth + river Tawe) is a city and county in South Wales, situated on the coast immediately to the east of the Gower peninsula. ... The electoral ward of Pennard, City and county of Swansea, South Wales consists of some or all of the following areas, Dunvant, Ilston, Killay, Sketty, Upper Killay, Bishopston, Black Pill, Cheriton, Fairyhill, Horton, Kittle, Knelston, Landimore, Llanddewi, Llangennith, Llanmadoc, Llanrhidian, Middleton, Newton, Nicholaston, Oldwalls, Overton, Oxwich Green, Oxwich, Parkmill, Penmaen... Penrice is the name of a village and a community in Swansea, south Wales. ... Pontarddulais is a town in south Wales. ... Pont-Lliw is the name of a village and an community in Swansea, south Wales. ... Port Eynon is the name of a village and a community in the city and county of Swansea, south Wales. ... Reynoldston is the name of a rural village and a community in the city and county of Swansea, south Wales. ... Rhossili is a small village on the southwestern tip of the Gower Peninsula near Swansea in Wales. ... Sketty is the name of an electoral ward, a community and a suburb in the City and County of Swansea, South Wales. ... St. ... Townhill is the name of an electoral ward, a community and a suburban district in the City and County of Swansea, South Wales. ... The ward of Uplands is located in the city of Swansea. ...


 
 

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