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Llandrindod Wells, Powys (Llandrindod)

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Llandrindod Wells, Powys (Llandrindod)

Llandrindod Wells or simply Llandrindod(in Welsh) is a town and community in Powys, within the historic boundaries of Radnorshire, Wales. It serves as the seat of Powys County Council and thus the administrative centre of Powys. It was developed as a spa town in the 19th century, with a boom in the late 20th century as a centre of local government. Before the 1860s the site of the town was common land in Cefnllys parish. Llandrindod Wells is the fifth largest town in Powys.
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyRadnorshire
OS GridSO0561
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01597
Population5,024 (2001)

Other names by which Llandrindod Wells, Powys (Llandrindod) has been known in the past

Llandrindod Wells/Llandrindod ~ Llandrindod

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