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The '''County Borough of Wrexham''' (Welsh: ''Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam'') is a Unitary Authority centred on the town of [[Wrexham]] in [[Portal:Wales|Wales]].
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The '''County Borough of Wrexham''' (Welsh: ''Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam'') is a Unitary Authority centred on the town of [[Wrexham]] in [[Wales]].
  
 
== History ==
 
== History ==
 
The county borough was formed on 1 April 1996 following major reorganisation of local government in Wales. Most of the area was previously part of the former district of '''Wrexham Maelor''' in the former county of [[County of Clwyd|Clwyd]] but several communities come from the former district of '''Glyndŵr''', also in the former county of Clwyd.
 
The county borough was formed on 1 April 1996 following major reorganisation of local government in Wales. Most of the area was previously part of the former district of '''Wrexham Maelor''' in the former county of [[County of Clwyd|Clwyd]] but several communities come from the former district of '''Glyndŵr''', also in the former county of Clwyd.
  
Its area includes parts of the ancient counties of [[Portal:Denbighshire|Denbighshire]] and [[Portal:Flintshire|Flintshire]] which were abolished in 1974.
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Its area includes parts of the ancient counties of [[Denbighshire]] and [[Flintshire]] which were abolished in 1974.
  
 
The headquarters of the authority are in Guild Hall, Queen's Square, Wrexham.
 
The headquarters of the authority are in Guild Hall, Queen's Square, Wrexham.
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* [[Bronington]]
 
* [[Bronington]]
 
* [[Broughton, Wrexham|Broughton]]
 
* [[Broughton, Wrexham|Broughton]]
* Brymbo
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* [[Brymbo]]
 
* Caia Park, [[Wrexham]]
 
* Caia Park, [[Wrexham]]
 
* [[Cefn, Wrexham|Cefn]]
 
* [[Cefn, Wrexham|Cefn]]
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* [[Overton, Wrexham|Overton]]
 
* [[Overton, Wrexham|Overton]]
 
* [[Penycae, Wrexham|Penycae]]
 
* [[Penycae, Wrexham|Penycae]]
* Rhosddu, [[Wrexham]]
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* [[Rhosddu, Wrexham|Rhosddu, Wrexham]]
 
* [[Rhosllannerchrugog]]
 
* [[Rhosllannerchrugog]]
 
* Rossett
 
* Rossett
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Wales.<br />
 
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LL11 1RB<br />
 
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Telephone: 01978 317973<br />
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Telephone: +44 (0)1978 317973<br />
Fax: 01978 317982<br />
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Fax: +44 (0)1978 317982<br />
Email: archives@wrexham.gov.uk
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Email: [mailto:archives@wrexham.gov.uk archives@wrexham.gov.uk]
  
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==

Revision as of 16:46, 17 February 2009

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County Borough of Wrexham

The County Borough of Wrexham (Welsh: Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam) is a Unitary Authority centred on the town of Wrexham in Wales.

History

The county borough was formed on 1 April 1996 following major reorganisation of local government in Wales. Most of the area was previously part of the former district of Wrexham Maelor in the former county of Clwyd but several communities come from the former district of Glyndŵr, also in the former county of Clwyd.

Its area includes parts of the ancient counties of Denbighshire and Flintshire which were abolished in 1974.

The headquarters of the authority are in Guild Hall, Queen's Square, Wrexham.

Communities

The county borough of Wrexham is divided into the communities of:

Registry Office

Superintendent Registrar
Tŷ Dewi Sant
Rhosddu Road
WREXHAM
Wales
LL11 1NF

Telephone: +44 (0)1978 292027
Fax: +44 (0)1978 292676

Archive

The A.N.Palmer Centre for Local Studies & Archives
Wrexham County Borough Museum,
County Buildings,
Regent Street,
WREXHAM,
Wales.
LL11 1RB
Telephone: +44 (0)1978 317973
Fax: +44 (0)1978 317982
Email: archives@wrexham.gov.uk

See also

 

Bibliography

 

External links