Gwent is a preserved county and a former local government county in south-east Wales. It was formed on 1 April 1974, under the Local Government Act 1972, and was named after the ancient Kingdom of Gwent.
- Non-metropolitan county (1974–1996) Preserved county (1996–)
- Gwent County Council (1974–1996)
From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gwent is one of the eight preserved counties of Wales. It was created on 1 April 1974. It was named after the Kingdom of Gwent, an ancient kingdom.
- Non-metropolitan county (1974–1996), Preserved county (1996–)
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gwent County Council (Welsh: Cyngor Sir Gwent) was the local authority that governed the county of Gwent in South Wales from its creation in 1974 to its abolition in 1996.
- 31 March 1996; 25 years ago
- May 1993
- 1 April 1974; 47 years ago
- 12 April 1973
Talk:Gwent (county) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Monmouthshire 'considered' part of England According to the article Laws in Wales Acts, M was formally redesignated in 1535 from 'no man's land' warlord country to being formally part of the principality.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Gwent County League (known as the Autocentres Gwent County FA League for sponsorship reasons) is a football league in South Wales, consisting of 3 divisions, named the Premier Division, Division One and Division Two.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 1973 Gwent County Council election was held on Thursday 12 April 1973 to elect councillors to the new Gwent County Council, governing the new county of Gwent, Wales. It took place on the same day as other county council elections in the United Kingdom.
Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council (Welsh: Cyngor bwrdeistref Sirol Blaenau Gwent) is the governing body for Blaenau Gwent, one of the Principal Areas of Wales.WardCommunitiesOther geographic areasAbertillery (3 Seats - 1 No Party, 2 ...Abertillery & Llanhilleth Town * ...Rhiw Park, Aberillery ParkThat part of the Community of Beaufort ...Newchurch, GlyncoedBeaufort (2 seats)That part of the Community of Beaufort ...Garn Lydan, Carmeltown,Blaina (3 seats)Nantyglo & Blaina Town * (Blaina ward)Cwm Celyn, Bournville
Gwent (gwĕnt), former county, SE Wales. Created in the 1974 administrative reorganization of Wales from most of Monmouthshire and part of Breconshire, it was dissolved in 1996 and divided among the unitary authorities of Monmouthshire, Blaenau Gwent, Torfaen, Caerphilly, and Newport.
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