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- Wales (; pronounced) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom, bordered by England to its east, and the Atlantic Ocean and Irish Sea to its west.
- Wales is a bit like, errrrrrrrr, a bit like, ummmmmmm, a little bit like Cardiff, a bit like Swansea, with just a touch of Wrexham in it in the north.
- Wales is a part of Great Britain, although Welsh is a Celtic language and is not related to English.
- Wales is a Principality within the United Kingdom and has an eastern border with England.
- Wales is a land of history, scenery, castles, culture and song.
- Abercanaid is a small village in the Welsh county borough of Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom with a population of about 5,060.
- Rhymney () is a town and a community located in the county borough of Caerphilly in south-east Wales, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire.
- Monmouthshire (Welsh: Sir Fynwy) is a traditional county and principal area in south-east Wales.
- Monmouthshire (Welsh: Sir Fynwy) is both a historic county and principal area in south-east Wales.
- Glamorgan or Glamorganshire (Welsh: Morgannwg) is one of the thirteen historic counties and a former administrative county of Wales.
- Montgomeryshire, also known as Maldwyn (Welsh: Sir Drefaldwyn) is one of thirteen historic counties and a former administrative county of Wales.
- Carmarthenshire (Welsh: Sir Gaerfyrddin or Sir Gâr) is a unitary authority in the south west of Wales and one of thirteen historic counties.
- Soldiers come through tough patrol mission by South Wales Echo (Cardiff, Wales) No, it is in the beautiful Cambrian mountains above Tregaron in west Wales.
- This area, corresponding roughly to the area of the Cambrian Mountains, is very sparsely populated and is sometimes called the "desert of Wales".
- Features evocative images of Wales, including the Cambrian mountains, Teifi river, fields of Ceredigion and the rugged Pembrokeshire coastline.
- This area of Wales is divided into three regions: Brecon Beacons, the Heart of Wales and the old county of Montgomeryshire.
- Jane writes for cottages 4 holidays which has a large selection of holiday cottages in Wales along with a number of holiday cottages in the Brecon Beacons.
- Llanwrtyd Wells is ideal for those wishing to explore the Heart of Wales, Builth Wells, the Brecon Beacons or visit the Royal Welsh Showground.
- Llechryd (Welsh pronunciation: [ɬɛxrɪd]) is a village lying on the A484 road approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) from Cardigan, in Ceredigion, Wales.
- BBC - Mid Wales Cardigan - home -- Find out more about the market town of Cardigan - the birthplace of the National Eisteddfod of Wales.
- Cardigan (Welsh: Aberteifi) is a town in the county of Ceredigion in Mid Wales.
- New Quay (Welsh: Cei Newydd) is both a traditional fishing village and a seaside resort on Cardigan Bay, Ceredigion, Wales.
- The River Teifi is one of the best salmon and sewin [sea trout in English] rivers in Wales and flows into Cardigan Bay, part of the Irish Sea.
- The River Aeron () is a small river in Ceredigion, Wales, that flows into Cardigan Bay at Aberaeron.
- In 1969, Caernarfon served as the location for the investiture of Charles, Prince of Wales.
- Edward 1 gave Wales its first Prince of Wales who was not Welsh; it was his son, who was born at Caernarfon.
- While Caernarfon may not have met the latter goal, it is one of the most inspiring of the castles in Wales.
- Around one quarter of the land is above 1,000ft and in the north the peak of Snowdon rises to 3,560ft, the highest point in England and Wales.
- Snowdon, the highest peak in England and Wales, dominates the skyline a few miles to the north.
- The highest mountains in Wales are in Snowdonia, and include Snowdon, which, at 1085 m (3,560 ft) is the highest peak in England and Wales.
- It is part of the Caerphilly county borough and historic county of Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom.
- Monmouthshire is a historic county in the south east of Wales, near the English border.
- Presteigne - Presteigne was the county town of the historic county of Radnorshire, Wales.
- Colwyn Bay, Welsh Bae Colwyn is a seaside resort and is located in Conwy county borough, historic county of Denbighshire, Wales.
- Gwynedd is a county of north-west Wales that was formed in 1974 from Anglesey, Caernarvonshire, part of Denbighshire, and most of Merionethshire.
- Prior to the Local Government (Wales) act of 19xx it was located in the county of Denbighshire.
- Cwmbach is a village and community near Aberdare, in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales, United Kingdom.
- Blaencwm (Welsh: Blaen-y-Cwm) is a village in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales, lying at the head the Rhondda Fawr valley.
- English: Aberaman is a village found near Aberdare in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales.
- Bargoed is a town in the Rhymney Valley, Wales, one of the South Wales Valleys.
- The area has good links to the rest of Wales with the A4119 linking it in the south to the M4 Motorway, and to the north to the South Wales Valleys.
- The south Wales valleys became a symbol of the whole of Wales for many foreign people (including those in the other parts of the United Kingdom).
- Llanelli railway station is the railway station serving the town of Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, Wales.
- Llanelli is a coastal town in Carmarthenshire, Wales, approximately 13 km (8 miles) from Swansea.
- The Leader of the Council paid tribute to the outstanding contribution made by Mr Gravell to rugby, having played for Llanelli, Wales and the Lions.
- The Llanelli Star is a Welsh regional newspaper covering the areas of Llanelli and Carmarthen in the county of Carmarthenshire, Wales.
- Bronwydd is a village in the county of Carmarthenshire, Wales, situated about three miles north of Carmarthen in the valley of the River Gwili.
- We are ideally situated between Aberystwyth and Carmarthen so making us an ideal base for your visit to this beautiful part of Wales.
- The Butetown Branch Line, also known as the Cardiff Bay Line, is a railway line in South Wales from Cardiff Bay and Butetown to Cardiff city centre.
- Cardiff is home to the National Assembly for Wales in Cardiff Bay and much of the media in Wales.
- Cardiff is host to the National Assembly for Wales, which is situated in Cardiff Bay.
- In 1999, the National Assembly for Wales was formed, with powers to amend primary legislation from the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
- Pontypool is a town of approximately 36,000 people in the county borough of Torfaen, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire in South Wales.
- Pontypool (Welsh: Pont-y-pŵl) is a town of approximately 37,000 people in Wales.
- Crumlin is a town in Caerphilly, Wales, situated in the Ebbw Vale five miles west of Pontypool.
- Tredegar is a town in the county borough of Blaenau Gwent, traditional county of Monmouthshire, lying on the Sirhowy River in southern Wales, United Kingdom.
- Pontypool (Welsh: Pont-y-pŵl) is a town of approximately 37,000 people in the traditional county of Monmouthshire, southern Wales.
- Caerphilly (Welsh: Caerffili) is a county borough in southern Wales, straddling the ancient county boundary between Glamorgan and Monmouthshire.
- Services are operated by Arriva Trains Wales and run directly to Cardiff Central via Bridgend.
- Other branches of the West Wales Line as served by services from Swansea and Cardiff Central.
- Arriva Trains Wales run the vast majority of Services in the area, with First Great Western running a small number of through trains to London.
- Arriva Trains Wales is the major operator of rail services within Wales, while First Great Western provides services to London and elsewhere to England.
- Cardiff Central is a Grade II listed building managed by Arriva Trains Wales who also operate services to West Wales, Holyhead and Manchester.
- Arriva Trains Wales (Welsh:) is a train operating company that operates urban and inter urban passenger services in Wales and the Welsh Marches.
- Aberystwyth is perfect as a base to travel throughout Wales, being within easy travelling distance of both Lampeter (30 miles) and Builth Wells (50 miles).
- The town is best known for the University of Wales, Lampeter (formerly St David's University College), originally founded in 1822 as a theological college.
- Lampeter railway station, which was situated on the Carmarthen to Aberystwyth Line in Wales, was built to serve the town of Lampeter.
- English: Llandovery is a market town in Carmarthenshire, Wales, lying on the River Tywi and the A40 road.
- The hotel is located 7 miles north of the town of Llandovery and just 3 miles from the main A483 which runs through the heart of Wales.
- Based in Llandovery, Wales, UK, our courses take place in both Snowdonia and the Brecon Beacons, and cover all levels of ability.
- Croesyceiliog is a suburb of Cwmbran in the county borough of Torfaen, traditional county of Monmouthshire, south Wales, United Kingdom.
- Croesyceiliog (English: Cockerel's Cross) is a suburb of Cwmbran in the county borough of Torfaen, south Wales, United Kingdom.
- Pontnewydd (English translation: Newbridge) is a suburb of Cwmbran in the county borough of Torfaen, south-east Wales.
- Pontypool is in the south east of Wales in the county of Torfaen, nine miles from Newport and five and a half miles from Blaenafon the World Heritage Site.
- Newport is home to the University of Wales, Newport which has two campuses in the city - one in Caerleon and the other in Allt-yr-yn.
- St Woolos Cathedral in the city of Newport is the cathedral of the Diocese of Monmouth, in the Church in Wales, and seat of the Bishop of Monmouth.
- Out of respect for the late Diana, Princess of Wales, it was also announced that HRH The Duchess of Cornwall would not be known as HRH The Princess of Wales.
- The Prince is also well known for his marriages to the late Diana, Princess of Wales and, subsequently, to Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall.
- The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall following their civil wedding in Windsor, England.
- The Union Jack is the flag of the United Kingdom and is made of the combination of the flags of England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.
- Wrexham (UK Parliament constituency) - Wrexham is a constituency in Wales of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
- In the United Kingdom, it has traditionally referred to self-government, or devolution, for constituent nations (namely Scotland, Wales and Ireland).
- Bangor-on-Dee (Welsh: Bangor-is-y-Coed or Bangor Is Coed) is a village in the ancient district of Maelor in Wales, situated on the banks of the River Dee.
- Caernarvon, the administrative center, is where the Prince of Wales is invested; Bangor is an educational center with a university.
- Carmarthen, Wales dunno Aberystwyth, Wales likewise Bangor, Wales Again a small and pleasant town that is dominated by it's university.
- Aberaeron is a seaside town in Ceredigion, Wales between Aberystwyth and Cardigan and is home to the headquarters of Ceredigion County Council.
- Aberarth, Ceredigion, Wales is a small seaside village situated towards the southern end of Cardigan Bay between Aberystwyth and Cardigan.
- The new college at Singleton Park, Swansea joined the others at Bangor, Aberystwyth and Cardiff as part of the University of Wales.
- For that reason HRH the Princess of Wales, when she and Prince Charles, Prince of Wales divorced, ceased to be HRH, and was styled Diana, Princess of Wales.
- The Queen was in residence at Balmoral at the time of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales in 1997.
- Since the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, from whom Prince Charles was divorced, his marital status has presented no obstacle to a church wedding.
- Parker Bowles. Camilla is styled as "Duchess of Cornwall" instead of the traditional title "Princess of Wales" for the wife of the Prince of Wales.
- As she is the consort and wife of the Prince of Wales, Camilla legally holds the title of Princess of Wales.
- In the case of Diana, as the wife of the Prince of Wales, she was Princess of Wales.
- Abersychan is a settlement north of Pontypool in Torfaen, Wales, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire.
- Coed Eva (Welsh: Coed Efa) is a suburb of Cwmbran in the county borough of Torfaen, traditional county of Monmouthshire, southern Wales, United Kingdom.
- Varteg (Welsh: Farteg or Y Farteg) is a village in the county borough of Torfaen in Wales.
- Caerphilly (Welsh: Caerffili) is a town in Glamorgan, Wales, located at the bottom of the Rhymney Valley.
- Rhymney  (Welsh: Rhymni) is a town located in the county borough of Caerphilly, in south-east Wales, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire.
- It is within the County borough of Caerphilly, traditionally within the county of Glamorgan, Wales.
- In Wales the new counties generally bore no relation to the traditional counties.
- Caerphilly is a county borough in southern Wales, straddling the boundary between the traditional counties of Glamorgan and Monmouthshire.
- The 13 traditional counties of Wales, however, were abandoned entirely for administrative purposes, and 8 new ones instituted.
- The county borough of Blaenau Gwent is one of the principal areas of Wales, within the traditional county of Monmouthshire.
- Machynlleth is a town in the traditional county of Montgomeryshire, north Powys in Wales.
- West Glamorgan is a preserved county and former administrative county of Wales, one of the divisions of the traditional county of Glamorgan.
- Abergwyngregyn is a village of historical note in Gwynedd, a principal area in Wales.
- List of places in Conwy county borough - This is a list of cities, towns and villages in the principal area of Conwy, Wales.
- Newport (Welsh: Casnewydd) is a city and principal area in Wales, in the United Kingdom.
- Anglesey (Welsh:, pronounced (IPA)), is an island and county at the northwestern extremity of Wales.
- Anglesey The Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn in Welsh) is situated off the north-west coast of Wales near the beautiful Snowdonia mountain range.
- Holyhead is the largest town in the county of Anglesey in the north west of Wales.
- Principal centres include the historic market town of Brecon, the self-styled "Gateway to Wales", town of Abergavenny and eccentric Hay-on-Wye.
- I am looking for the marriage of Magdalen Morgan and John James which probably took place about 1805 in Crickhowell, Brecon, Wales.
- The Taff Trail (Welsh: Taith Taf) is a popular walking and cycle path that runs for 55 miles (89 km) between Cardiff Bay and Brecon in Wales.
- Rhayader (Welsh: Rhaeadr Gwy) is a town in the traditional county of Radnorshire, Powys, mid Wales, lying on the River Wye.
- Crickhowell (Welsh: Crughywel or Crucywel) is a town in Powys, traditional county of Brecknockshire, mid Wales.
- Mid Wales is dominated by the remote Cambrian Mountains which run down the centre of the area including the area known as the Desert of Wales.
- Record Offices in N.E. Wales - Addresses and details of record offices for the four unitary authorities of Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, and Wrexham.
- Flintshire is one of thirteen historic counties and a former administrative county of Wales, mostly based on Wales north-east coast.
- Saltney is a small town in Flintshire, Wales, the name is derived from the former salt marshes on which it is built, lying on the River Dee.
- Coedpoeth (Welsh pronunciation: [kɔidpɔiθ]) is a village in the county borough of Wrexham in Wales.
- Wrexham (Welsh: Wrecsam) is a large (former industrial) town, conurbation and principal area of Wales lying in north-eastern part of the country.
- Holt is a town in the borough of Wrexham, traditional county of Denbighshire in Wales, United Kingdom.
- North Beach, Tenby, Dyfed, Wales (5.6 miles, 9.0 km, direction E) The Fourcroft looks over the old fishing harbour and across Carmarthen Bay.
- ST. FLORENCE is set back from the coast, 4 miles from Tenby, and is renowned as one of the most picturesque villages in Wales.
- Amroth is a holiday resort village, 7 miles (11 km) east of Tenby, Pembrokeshire in West Wales, noted for long sandy beach.
- Tenby (Welsh: Dinbych-y-Pysgod, "fortlet of the fishes") is a town in Pembrokeshire, Wales, lying on Carmarthen Bay.
- Caldey Island (called in Welsh, Ynys Bŷr, after an early abbot) lies south of Tenby in Pembrokeshire, Wales.
- The Manor Town House is a Guest House situated on the spectacular and beautiful coast of Pembrokeshire in the west of Wales.
- Coity Castle is a Norman castle in the community of Coity Higher near the town of Bridgend, in the County Borough of Bridgend in Wales.
- Bridgend (Welsh: Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr) is a town in the traditional county of Glamorgan and the main town in the county borough of Bridgend in south Wales.
- Pontycymer is a former mining village in the Garw Valley, in the county borough of Bridgend, Wales, United Kingdom.
- The city of Swansea is situated on the South Wales coast immediately to the east of the Gower Peninsula and is the second largest city in Wales.
- The station is one of four in the City and County of Swansea and is the fourth busiest in Wales after Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and Newport.
- The Heart of Wales Line runs from Swansea to Shrewsbury through some of the most spectacular scenery in Wales.
- Cardigan (Welsh: Aberteifi) is the traditional county town of Cardiganshire, now Ceredigion, Wales, United Kingdom, lying on the Cardigan Bay coast.
- Llangeitho is a village and community in Ceredigion, Wales situated on the upper river Aeron about 6 km due west of Tregaron and 11 km north of Lampeter.
- Llangeitho is a village and community in Ceredigion, Wales situated due west of Tregaron, Mid Wales.
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