Map of proposed council reorganisation
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Plans to cut the number of Welsh councils explained

Plans to cut the number of Welsh councils from 22 to single figures were published earlier this week.

The proposals to bring back bigger councils are broadly similar to pre-1996 arrangements.

A draft bill will be published in the autumn but no changes will be made before next spring's assembly election.

BBC Wales political editor Nick Servini explains how the map of Wales could look.

  • 17 Jun 2015
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