Bryn and Cwmavon
|Bryn and Cwmavon|
|Population||6,517 (2001 census)|
|Principal area||Neath Port Talbot|
|Ceremonial county||West Glamorgan|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Councillors||David Williams (Labour)|
|Marian Lewis (Labour)|
|David Whitelock (Labour)|
Bryn and Cwmavon consists of some or all of the following areas: Bryn, Brynbryddan, Cwmavon, Pontrhydyfen in the parliamentary constituency of Aberavon. The largest settlement in the ward is Cwmavon. The rest of the ward consists mostly of woodland and open moorland.
Bryn and Cwmavon is bounded by the wards of Pelenna and Cymmer to the north; Maesteg and Caerau of Bridgend county borough to the east; Margam, Taibach and Port Talbot to the south; Baglan to the west and Briton Ferry East to the northwest.
In the 2012 local council elections, the electorate turnout for Bryn and Cwmavon was 38.57%. The results were:
|David Williams||Labour||1321||Labour hold|
|Marian Lewis||Labour||1168||Labour hold|
|David Whitelock||Labour||987||Labour gain|