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Glais, Swansea

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Glais, Swansea

Glais is a small semi-rural village of less than 1,000 people located in Swansea, Wales. The village is separated into two different electoral wards by a stream known as Nant-Y-Pal which runs through the middle of the settlement. To the north of Nant-Y-Pal, Glais comes under the Clydach Electoral Ward while to the south Glais falls under the Llansamlet Electoral Ward. Unusually for place names, Glais is not named after the stream Nant-Y-Pal but instead its name literally translates to Stream.
Post townSwansea
Administrative CountySwansea
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridSN7000
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01792
Population1,000 Date Unknown
 

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