Of Merthyr Tydvil, 24 from Cardiff and 160 from London by rail.
The whole parish falls within the parliamentary borough of Merthyr Tydvil.
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In Wales there are io borough parliamentary areas, all of which, except Merthyr Tydfil and Swansea town division, consist of groups of several contributory boroughs.
Each Welsh borough constituency returns one member, except Merthyr Tydfil, which returns two, so that there are eleven Welsh borough members.