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Rhôs-on-Sea, Conwy

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Rhôs-on-Sea, Conwy

Rhos-on-Sea also known as Llandrillo-yn-Rhos in Welsh, or Rhos or Llandrillo (not to be confused with Llandrillo, Denbighshire), is a seaside resort in Conwy County Borough, Wales. The population was 7,110 in 2001. It is a mile to the northwest but effectively a suburb of Colwyn Bay, on the coast of North Wales. It is named after the Welsh kingdom of Rhos established there in late Roman times as a sub-kingdom of Gwynedd, and later became a cantref (hundred).
Administrative CountyConwy
Traditional CountyDenbighshire
OS GridSH8381
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01492

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