Sandfields East

Sandfields East (Welsh: Dwyrain Traethmelyn) is an electoral ward and a community of Neath Port Talbot county borough, Wales. It is part of the parliamentary constituency of Aberavon.

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:

Candidate Party Votes Status
Lella James Independent 1116 Independent hold
Ted Latham Labour 1041 Labour hold
Colin Crowley Labour 879 Labour hold
Pat Jones Labour 750
Captain Beany Independent 669
Len Willis Independent 622
Electoral wards of Neath Port Talbot county borough
Aberavon
  • Aberavon
  • Baglan
  • Briton Ferry East
  • Briton Ferry West
  • Bryn and Cwmavon
  • Coedffranc Central
  • Coedffranc North
  • Coedffranc West
  • Cymmer
  • Glyncorrwg
  • Gwynfi
  • Margam
  • Port Talbot
  • Sandfields East
  • Sandfields West
  • Tai-Bach
Neath
  • Aberdulais
  • Allt-Wen
  • Blaengwrach
  • Bryncoch North
  • Bryncoch South
  • Cadoxton
  • Cimla
  • Crynant
  • Cwmllynfell
  • Dyffryn
  • Glynneath
  • Godre'r Graig
  • Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen
  • Lower Brynamman
  • Neath East
  • Neath North
  • Neath South
  • Onllwyn
  • Pelenna
  • Pontardawe
  • Resolven
  • Rhos
  • Seven Sisters
  • Tonna
  • Trebanos
  • Ystalyfera
Communities of Neath Port Talbot county borough
  • Aberavon
  • Baglan
  • Baglan Bay
  • Blaengwrach
  • Blaenhonddan
  • Briton Ferry
  • Bryn
  • Cilybebyll
  • Clyne and Melincourt
  • Coedffranc
  • Crynant
  • Cwmafan
  • Cwmllynfell
  • Dyffryn Clydach
  • Glyncorrwg
  • Glynneath
  • Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen
  • Margam
  • Margam Moors
  • Neath
  • Onllwyn
  • Pelenna
  • Pontardawe
  • Port Talbot
  • Resolven
  • Sandfields East
  • Sandfields West
  • Seven Sisters
  • Taibach
  • Tonna
  • Ystalyfera

Coordinates: 51°35′16″N 3°48′31″W / 51.58770°N 3.80858°W / 51.58770; -3.80858


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