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Aberaeron (formerly anglicised Aberayron) is a seaside resort town in Ceredigion, Wales.
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Aberporth is a community and large village in Ceredigion on the west coast of Wales.
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Aberystwyth (Mouth of the Ystwyth) is a historic market town, administrative centre and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales.
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Aberystwyth Castle (Castell Aberystwyth) is an Edwardian fortress located in Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Mid Wales that was built during the First Welsh War in the late 13th century.
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The Aberystwyth Cliff Railway (Rheilffordd y Graig) opened on 1 August 1896.
Aberystwyth University (Prifysgol Aberystwyth) is a public research university located in Aberystwyth, Wales.
The Afon Llyfnant (River Llyfnant), near Eglwys Fach in Ceredigion, Wales is a tributary of the Dyfi estuary.
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The Afon Mynach is a small river in Ceredigion, Wales.
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The Afon Rheidol (River Rheidol) is a river in Ceredigion, Wales.
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Anglesey (Ynys Môn) is an island off the north-west coast of Wales.
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The Blue Flag is a certification by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) that a beach or marina meets its stringent standards.
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Borth (Y Borth, (literally The Port)) is a coastal village 7 miles north of Aberystwyth in the county of Ceredigion, Mid Wales.
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Bottlenose dolphins, the genus Tursiops, are the most common and well-known members of the family Delphinidae, the family of oceanic dolphin.
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The Cambrian Line (Welsh: Llinell Cambria) is a railway from Shrewsbury (in Shropshire, England) to Welshpool, Aberystwyth and Pwllheli in Wales.
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The Cambrian Mountains (Mynyddoedd Cambria, in a narrower sense: Elenydd) are a series of mountain ranges in Wales.
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Cardiff (Caerdydd) is the capital and largest city in Wales and the tenth largest city in the United Kingdom.
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Cardigan Bay (Bae Ceredigion) is a large inlet of the Irish Sea, indenting the west coast of Wales between Bardsey Island, Gwynedd in the north, and Strumble Head, Pembrokeshire at its southern end.
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Cardigan (Aberteifi) is a town in the county of Ceredigion in Mid Wales.
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See also Ceredigion County Council, the post-1996 unitary authority.
The first election to the Cardiganshre County Council was held in January 1889.
Carmarthenshire (Sir Gaerfyrddin or Sir Gâr) is a unitary authority in the south west of Wales and the largest of the thirteen historic counties.
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Carmarthenshire was a parliamentary constituency in Wales which returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom until its representation was increased to two members for the 1832 general election.
There has long been debate over the exact location of the geographical centre of the United Kingdom, and its constituent countries, due to the complexity and method of the calculation, such as whether to include offshore islands, and the fact that erosion will cause the position to change over time.
Ceredig ap Cunedda (died 453), king of Ceredigion,, p. 396, 1853, Rev.
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Ceredigion Museum is a museum in Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales.
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Cunedda ap Edern or Cunedda Wledig (5th century) was an important early Welsh leader, and the progenitor of the royal dynasty of Gwynedd.
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This is a list of people who have served as Custos Rotulorum of Cardiganshire.
Cwmystwyth mines are located in Cwmystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales.
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Deheubarth (lit. "Right-hand Part", thus "the South") was a regional name for the realms of south Wales, particularly as opposed to Gwynedd (Latin: Norwallia).
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The Demetae were a Celtic people of Iron Age Britain who inhabited modern Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire in south-west Wales, and gave their name to the county of Dyfed.
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The Desert of Wales, or Green Desert of Wales, is a term coined to describe a large area in central Wales, so called because of its lack of roads and towns and its inaccessibility.
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Devil's Bridge (Pontarfynach, lit. "The bridge on the Mynach") is a village in Ceredigion, Wales.
Directly elected mayors are local government executive leaders who have been directly elected by the people who live in a local authority area.
In 1974, Wales was re-divided for local government purposes into thirty-seven districts.
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Dyfed is a preserved county of Wales. It was originally created as an administrative county council on 1 April 1974 under the terms of the Local Government Act 1972, and covered approximately the same geographic extent as the ancient Principality of Deheubarth, although excluding the Gower Peninsula and the area west of the River Tawe. The choice of the name Dyfed was based on the historic name given to the region once settled by the Irish Déisi and today known as Pembrokeshire (the historic Dyfed never included Ceredigion and only briefly included Carmarthenshire). It was formed from the administrative counties (which corresponded to the ancient counties) of Cardiganshire, Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and was divided into the following local government districts: The Lord Lieutenant of Pembrokeshire became Lord Lieutenant of Dyfed and the Lord Lieutenants of Cardiganshire and Carmarthenshire each became Lieutenants. The Dyfed-Powys police force had been created a number of years earlier.
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The Dylan Thomas Trail runs through places associated with the poet Dylan Thomas in Ceredigion, west Wales.
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Edward I (17 June 1239 – 7 July 1307), also known as Edward Longshanks and the Hammer of the Scots (Latin: Malleus Scotorum), was King of England from 1272 to 1307.
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Elin Jones AM (born 1 September 1966), is a Welsh politician, born in Lampeter, who has represented Ceredigion for Plaid Cymru as a Member of the National Assembly for Wales since 1999.
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The Elvis Rock is a rock alongside the A44 in Powys, Wales, near its border with Ceredigion.
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England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
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Gwynedd is an area in north-west Wales, named after the old Kingdom of Gwynedd.
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Hafod Uchtryd (summer mansion of Uchtryd) is a wooded and landscaped estate, located in Ceredigion, west Wales, in the Ystwyth valley.
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A harbor or harbour (see spelling differences), or haven, is a body of water where ships, boats, and barges can seek shelter from stormy weather, or else are stored for future use.
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The office of High Sheriff of Cardiganshire was established in 1541, since when a High Sheriff was appointed annually until 1974 when the office was transformed into that of High Sheriff of Dyfed as part of the creation of Dyfed from the amalgamation of Cardiganshire, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire.
The historic counties of Wales are sub-divisions of Wales.
A hundred was an administrative division which was geographically part of a larger region; it was formerly used in England, Wales, South Australia, some parts of the United States, Denmark, Southern Schleswig, Sweden, Finland, Estonia and Norway.
The Internal Fire – Museum of Power is a museum of internal combustion engines in West Wales.
ISO 3166-2:GB is the entry for the United Kingdom in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.
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Keep Wales Tidy is a Welsh national voluntary environmental charity which works towards achieving "a clean, safe and tidy Wales".
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The Kingdom of Ceredigion was one of several Welsh kingdoms that emerged in 5th-century post-Roman Britain.
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The Kingdom of Dyfed is one of several Welsh petty kingdoms that emerged in 5th-century post-Roman Britain in south-west Wales, based on the former Irish tribal lands of the Déisi from c 350 until it was subsumed into Deheubarth in 920.
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Lampeter (Llanbedr Pont Steffan or, more informally, Llambed) is a town in Ceredigion, South West Wales, lying at the confluence of the River Teifi and the Afon Dulas.
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The fifty-fifth Parliament of the United Kingdom was the legislature of the United Kingdom following the 2010 general election of Members of Parliament (MPs) to the House of Commons.
This is a list of schools in Ceredigion in Wales.
This is a list of subdivisions of Wales by the percentage of those professing some skills in the Welsh language in the 2011 UK census.
This is a list of principal areas of Wales ordered by area.
This is a list of principal areas of Wales ordered by population.
This is a List of Welsh principal areas by population density in the 2011 UK census.
Llan Ddu Fawr or Waun Claerddu is one of the highest summits in Ceredigion, Wales, at.
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Llanarth is a small village in Ceredigion, Wales, located on the A487 between Aberystwyth and Cardigan within three miles of both Aberaeron and New Quay.
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Llanddewi Brefi is a village of approximately 500 people in Ceredigion, Wales.
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Llandysul is a small town and community in the county of Ceredigion, Wales.
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Llanerchaeron, known as "Llanayron House" to its nineteenth-century occupants, is a grade I listed mansion on the River Aeron, designed and built in 1795 by John Nash for Major (later Colonel) William Lewis as a model, self-sufficient farm complex located near Ciliau Aeron, some 2½ miles south-east of Aberaeron, Ceredigion, Wales.
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Llanilar is a village in Ceredigion, Wales, about southeast of Aberystwyth.
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Llanon (also spelt Llan-non) is a village in Ceredigion, Wales.
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Llanrhystud is a seaside village, post town and electoral division on the A487 road in the county of Ceredigion, nine miles south of Aberystwyth, Wales.
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The Local Government Act 1972 is an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom that reformed local government in England and Wales on 1 April 1974.
For local government purposes, Wales has since 1 April 1996 been divided into 22 single-tier principal areas.
This is a list of people who served as Lord Lieutenant of Cardiganshire.
Machynlleth, sometimes referred to colloquially as Mach, is a market town and community in Powys, Wales and within the historic boundaries of Montgomeryshire (Sir Drefaldwyn).
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A Marilyn is a mountain or hill in the United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland or Isle of Man with a prominence of at least 150 metres (492 ft), regardless of absolute height or other merit.
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Mark Fraser Williams (born March 24, 1966) is a British Welsh Liberal Democrat politician and the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Ceredigion constituency, a seat he gained from Plaid Cymru in 2005.
A Member of the European Parliament (MEP) is a person who has been elected to serve as a popular representative in the European Parliament.
The National Assembly for Wales is composed of 60 members known as AMs or Assembly Members (in Welsh: ACau or Aelodau'r Cynulliad).
Menter Iaith (plural: Mentrau Iaith, English: Language Initiative) is a community-based organisation which works to raise the profile of the Welsh language in a specific area.
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Mid and West Wales is an electoral region of the National Assembly for Wales, consisting of eight constituencies.
Mid Wales (Canolbarth Cymru or simply Y Canolbarth "The Midlands") is the name given to the central region of Wales.
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Nanteos Nanteos (Welsh: Plas Nanteos, Nanteos Mansion) is an 18th-century grade I listed former country house in Rhydyfelin, near Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales, which is now a country house hotel.
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The National Library of Wales (Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru), Aberystwyth, is the national legal deposit library of Wales and is one of the Welsh Government sponsored bodies.
Nennius (also known as Nemnius or Nemnivus) was a Welsh monk of the 9th century.
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New Quay (Cei Newydd) is a seaside town in Ceredigion, Wales with a resident population of around 1,200 people, reducing to 1,082 at the 2011 census.
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In the United Kingdom, the Office for National Statistics maintains a series of codes to represent a wide range of geographical areas of the UK, for use in tabulating census and other statistical data.
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The Ordovices were one of the Celtic tribes living in Great Britain, before the Roman invasion of Britain.
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Pembrokeshire (or; Sir Benfro) is a county in the south west of Wales.
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Pen y Garn is a mountains in the Cambrian Mountains, Mid Wales standing at 610 metres above sea level.
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Plynlimon (anglicised from Pumlumon in Welsh, meaning "five peaks") is the highest point of the Cambrian Mountains in Wales, and the highest point in Mid Wales.
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A population is a summation of all the organisms of the same group or species, which live in a particular geographical area, and have the capability of interbreeding.
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Population density (in agriculture: standing stock and standing crop) is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density.
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Powys (or; Welsh) is a principal area, local-government county and preserved county in Mid Wales.
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The courts of quarter sessions or quarter sessions were local courts traditionally held at four set times each year in the Kingdom of England (including Wales) from 1388 until 1707, then in 18th-century Great Britain, in the later United Kingdom, and in other dominions of the British Empire.
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Referendums are occasionally held within the United Kingdom.
The River Aeron (Afon Aeron) is a small river in Ceredigion, Wales, that flows into Cardigan Bay at Aberaeron.
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The River Dulas (Welsh: Afon Dulas) is a tributary of the river Teifi and has its source near the village of Llangybi in the county of Ceredigion, Wales.
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The River Severn (Welsh: Afon Hafren, Latin: Sabrina) is the longest river in the United Kingdom, at about.
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The River Teifi (Afon Teifi) forms the boundary between the counties of Ceredigion and Carmarthenshire in south-west Wales for most of its length, and the boundary between Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire for the final of its total length of (making it the longest river wholly in Wales), flowing into the sea below the town of Cardigan.
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The River Wye (Afon Gwy) is the fifth-longest river in the UK, stretching some from source to sea.
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The Ystwyth (Afon Ystwyth) is a river in the county of Ceredigion, Wales.
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Seisyllwg was a petty kingdom of medieval Wales.
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Shrewsbury is the county town of Shropshire, England.
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Shropshire (or; alternatively Salop;Blandings: English Counties – broken link abbreviated, in print only, Shrops) is a county in the West Midlands of England.
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Strata Florida Abbey (Abaty Ystrad Fflur) is a former Cistercian abbey situated just outside Pontrhydfendigaid, near Tregaron in the county of Ceredigion, Wales.
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The surface area of a solid object is a measure of the total area that the surface of an object occupies.
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Swansea (Abertawe, "mouth of the Tawe"), officially known as the City and County of Swansea, is a coastal city and county in Wales.
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The Trawsgoed Estate (Welsh for "Crosswood") is an estate located eight miles (13 km) east of Aberystwyth in Ceredigion, Wales, that has been in the possession of the Vaughan family since 1200.
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Tregaron is a market town in the county of Ceredigion, Wales, lying on the River Brenig (also Brennig), a tributary of the River Teifi.
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A unitary authority is a type of local authority that has a single tier and is responsible for all local government functions within its area or performs additional functions which elsewhere in the relevant country are usually performed by national government or a higher level of sub-national government.
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A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.
A university (universitas, "a whole") is an institution of higher (or tertiary) education and research which grants academic degrees in various subjects and typically provides undergraduate education and postgraduate education.
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The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant) is a collegiate university operating on three main campuses in South West Wales: in Carmarthen, Lampeter, and Swansea.
The Vale of Rheidol Railway (Rheilffordd Cwm Rheidol) is a narrow gauge heritage railway that runs for between Aberystwyth and Devil's Bridge in the county of Ceredigion, Wales.
A vice-county (vice county or biological vice-county) is a geographical division of the British Isles used for the purposes of biological recording and other scientific data-gathering.
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Welsh gold is highly prized because of its origin and scarcity, and occurs naturally in two distinct areas of Wales.
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Welsh (Cymraeg or y Gymraeg, pronounced) is a member of the Brittonic branch of the Celtic languages spoken natively in Wales, by some along the Welsh border in England, and in Y Wladfa (the Welsh colony in Chubut Province, Argentina).
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Wrexham (Wrecsam) is a town in north Wales.
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