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Llay, Wrexham

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Llay, Wrexham

Llay is a village and local government community, the lowest tier of local government, part of Wrexham County Borough in Wales. It borders several other villages including Gwersyllt and Gresford. At the 2001 Census, the total population of the community of Llay, including Llay village, was 4,905. Prior to the 1960s, Llay was a coal mining village.
Post townWREXHAM
Administrative CountyWrexham
Traditional CountyDenbighshire
OS GridSJ3355
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01978
Population4,905 (2001 Census)

Llay, Wrexham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llay, township, Gresford par., Denbighshire, on Offa's Dyke and river Alyn, 4 miles N. of Wrexham, 2252 ac. (22 water), pop. 550.

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