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|Number of teams||14|
|Level on pyramid||7|
|Promotion to||South Wales Alliance League Division Two|
|Domestic cup(s)||Port Talbot Open Cup|
|League cup(s)||Port Talbot League Cup|
|Current champions||Glyncorrwg |
The Port Talbot & District Football League, also known as the Port Talbot Football League is a league competition featuring non-professional association football clubs in the area of Port Talbot, South Wales. Founded in 1926, it is one of the oldest such competition in Wales. The main competition consists of one division, which splits midway through into two conferences which are named "Premier League" & "Division One" . The Premier League is a feeder to the South Wales Alliance League Division Two, and therefore sits at tier 7 of the Welsh football pyramid.
The league is currently one division which splits at the midway point. The split consists of the Port Talbot Premier League, followed by the Port Talbot Division One.
The League is administered by Mr. Mr T. Lewis (Chairman), Mr A. Short (Vice Chairman), Mr B. Owen (Treasurer) and Mr. David King (General Secretary).
Among the clubs who have progressed to a higher level from the Port Talbot Football League is Goytre United, Cornelly United and Tata Steel.
Runners up Cornelly United
Runners up Glyncorrwg Hall
Runners up Cornelly United
Runners up Gwynfi United
Runners up Real Bay View
2006-7: Champions Cwmafan Welfare
Runners up Trefelin BGC
2007-8: Champions Real Bay View
Runners up Gwynfi United
2008-9: Champions Port Talbot Town Exiles
Runners up Abercregan Refresh
2009-10: Champions Cornelly United
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