Sandfields East is bounded by the wards of Sandfields West to the northwest, Aberavon to the northeast and Margam to the southeast. It is bounded by Swansea Bay to the southwest. Sandfields East is a mostly urbanised ward and consists of council housing inland with private homes and old peoples accommodation near the beach area. Neath Port Talbot Hospital is located in the ward.
In the 2012 local council elections, the electorate turnout was 40.13%. The councillors who were elected were:
|Lella James||Independent||1116||Independent hold|
|Ted Latham||Labour||1041||Labour hold|
|Colin Crowley||Labour||879||Labour hold|
Coordinates: 51°35′16″N 3°48′31″W / 51.58770°N 3.80858°W / 51.58770; -3.80858
Other articles related to "sandfields, sandfields east":
... Sandfields West (Welsh Gorllewin Traethmelyn) is an electoral ward and a community of Neath Port Talbot county borough, Wales ... Sandfields West is bounded by the wards of Baglan to the northwest, Aberavon to the northeast, and Sandfields East to the southeast ... Sandfields West is a mostly urbanised ward consisting of council housing inland, private housing on the coast and areas of light industry and business park use ...
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