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Trowbridge ward
Electoral ward
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Population 16,194 (2011)
OS grid reference ST230800
Principal area
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CARDIFF
Postcode district CF3
Dialling code +44-29
Police South Wales
Fire South Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament
  • Cardiff South & Penarth
Welsh Assembly
  • Cardiff South & Penarth
Councillors 3
List of places

Trowbridge is a district, electoral ward and community in the east of the city of Cardiff, capital of Wales.

The electoral ward includes some or all of the areas of Cefn Mably, St Mellons estate and Trowbridge in the parliamentary constituency of Cardiff South & Penarth.

It is bounded by Pontprennau & Old St. Mellons to the north west; Marshfield (in Newport principal area) to the east; and Splott and Rumney to the west.

Until 1938, the area was part of the civil parish of Rumney, in the historic county of Monmouthshire.

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