Labour Party, Pontyrhyl/Bettws and Pontyrhyl branch, Records

Scope and Content

Records of the Labour Party, Pontyrhyl/Bettws and Pontyrhyl branch, 1928-1988, includes: minutes of branch meetings, 1928-1988; accounts, 1936-1988; list of members and their monthly contributions, 1955-1987.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Pontyrhyl, Glamorgan, branch of the Labour Party was formed on 25 April 1928. During the early 1960s the branch became known as the Bettws and Pontyrhyl Branch. In 1985, boundary changes led to the division of Pontyrhyl and Llangeinor from Bettws. The branch continued to meet until it closed in February 1988.


Arranged according to date and type.

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Archivist's Note

Compiled by Hayden Burns for the ANW project.The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Glamorgan Record Office, Catalogue of records for the Labour Party, Pontyrhyl/Bettws and Pontyrhyl branch.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply.

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All records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Archives have been retained.


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