- Pentwyn, Cardiff
Pentwyn is a district of
Cardiff, Wales, located northeast of the city centre.
Pentwyn has three
pubs : the Village Inn, Hollybush and The Grand Slam. Pentwyn has its own shopping centre which has a Post Office, Newsagent, Fish and ChipsShop, Pentwyn Balti, Betfred, the Outstretched Hand Community Drop-in Centre, Aldi, Alldays, SPARand Nisa Extra. A Waitroseis now open in the Pentwyn and Pontprennau area. Opposite the Village inn.
Pentwyn has one of Cardiff's largest
leisure centres, which has a has a swimming poolwith a wave machine, Squash courts, multi-activity Sports Hall, a Fitness suite, a Lounge Bar & Pool Side Cafeteria. It is built in a very similar layout to the Llanishenleisure centre. Behind this leisure centre is a popular skate park.
Pentwyn has 6 schools: The Hollies, St Bernadettes, St Davids, Bryn Celyn, Glyncoed Infants and Glyncoed Juniors. Pentwyn has a very good
Scouttroop. Pentwyn's AM is Jenny Randersonand Pentwyn's MP is Jenny Willottboth Liberal Democrats.
Pentwyn is on the 51/53, 55 & 57/58
Cardiff Busroutes from Central Station to Pontprennauvia Penylanand Llanederyn. It is located close the M4 motorwayJunction 30 (Cardiff Northeast).
The electoral ward of Pentwyn falls within the parliamentary constituency of Cardiff Central. It is bounded by the wards of
Pontprennau & Old St. Mellonsto the north; Llanrumneyto the east; Penylanto the south; and Cyncoedto the west.
* [http://www.houses-for-rent-wales.org/llanedeyrnpentwyn.html Pentwyn Suburb of Cardiff]
* [http://www.geograph.org.uk/search.php?i=2774328 www.geograph.co.uk : photos of Pentwyn and surrounding area]
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