Glamorgan
Glamorgan or, sometimes, Glamorganshire (Welsh: Morgannwg [mɔrˈɡanʊɡ] or Sir Forgannwg [ˈsiːr vɔrˈɡanʊɡ]) is one of the thirteen historic counties of Wales and a former administrative county of Wa...
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Discovering Cardiff: Cafes, Castles, and Covered Arcades
The Plan Cafe in the Morgan Arcade uring my third trip to the UK, I made it a point to head west from London to discover Cardiff, the capital of Wales. To
Cardiff
Cardiff is now among Europe's most sophisticated and exciting capitals, with the development of Cardiff Bay presenting a dazzling array of restaurants, bars ...
History of Wales
The history of Wales begins with the arrival of human beings in the region thousands of years ago. Neanderthals lived in what is now Wales, or Cymru in Welsh, at least 230,000 years ago. Homo sapiens ...
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Prehistoric Wales
Prehistoric Wales in terms of human settlements covers the period from about 230,000 years ago, the date attributed to the earliest human remains found in what is now Wales, to the year 48 AD when the...
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Glywysing
Glywysing was, from the sub-Roman period to the Early Middle Ages, a petty kingdom in south-east Wales. Its people were descended from the Iron Age tribe of the Silures.
Glywysing is said to be na...
Geography of Wales
Wales (Welsh: Cymru) is a generally mountainous country which is part of the United Kingdom. It is situated on the western side of central southern Great Britain, between the Irish Sea to the nort...
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History of local government in Wales
The history of local government Wales in a recognisably modern form emerged during the late 19th century.
From 1889 to 1974, counties made up of administrative counties and county boroughs were us...
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Transport in Wales
Transport in Wales is heavily influenced by the country's geography . Wales is predominantly hilly or mountainous, and the main settlements lie on the coasts of North and South Wales, while Mid Wales...
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Caerphilly County Borough
3°10′59″W / 51.656°N 3.183°W / 51.656; -3.183Caerphilly (Welsh: Caerffili) is a county borough in southern Wales, straddling the ancient county boundary between Glamorgan ...
Cardiff
Cardiff (/ˈkɑrdɪf/; Welsh: Caerdydd [kairˈdiːð, kaˑɨrˈdɨːð]) is the capital and largest city in Wales and the tenth largest city in the United Kingdom. The city is the country's chief commercial...
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Merthyr Tydfil
3°22′41″W / 51.742892°N 3.3780491°W / 51.742892; -3.3780491Merthyr Tydfil (/ˈmɜrθər ˈtɪdvɪl/; Welsh: Merthyr Tudful [ˈmɛrθɨr ˈtɨːdvɨ̞l]) is a town in Wales, with a populat...
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Neath Port Talbot
Neath Port Talbot (Welsh: Castell-nedd Port Talbot) is a county borough and one of the unitary authority areas of Wales. Neath Port Talbot is the 8th most populous local authority area in Wales a...
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Rhondda Cynon Taf
Rhondda Cynon Taf ([ˈr̥ɔnða ˈkənɔn ˈtaːv]), or RCT, is a county borough in the South Wales Valleys of Wales. It consists of 3 valleys: the Rhondda Valley, Cynon Valley, and Taff-Ely Valley. Results fr...
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Swansea
Swansea (/ˈswɒnzi/ SWON-zee; Welsh: Abertawe [abɛrˈtauɛ], "mouth of the Tawe"), officially known as the City and County of Swansea, is a coastal city and county in Wales. It is Wales's second larg...
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University of Glamorgan
3°19′38″W / 51.58917°N 3.32722°W / 51.58917; -3.32722The University of Glamorgan (Welsh: Prifysgol Morgannwg) was a university based in South Wales prior to the merger wit...
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Vale of Glamorgan
The Vale of Glamorgan (Welsh: Bro Morgannwg [ˈbroː mɔrˈɡanʊɡ]) is a county borough in Wales. The Vale of Glamorgan has a successful agriculture industry and is the most southerly county in Wales. ...
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