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Newtown, Powys

Newtown (Y Drenewydd) is the largest town in the county of Powys, Wales. [1]

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A483 road

The A483 is a major road in the United Kingdom, running from Swansea in Wales to Chester in England, although the official title is the Swansea to Manchester Trunk Road.

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A489 road

The A489, officially known as the Newtown to Machynlleth Trunk Road, is a trunk road in the United Kingdom running from Craven Arms, Shropshire to Machynlleth, Powys and crossing the Wales-England border.

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Aberhafesp

Aberhafesp is a small village in Powys, Wales.

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Abermule

Abermule (Abermiwl) is a village in Powys, mid Wales, located on the River Severn.

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Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth (Mouth of the Ystwyth) is a historic market town, administrative centre and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales.

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Adfa, Powys

Adfa is a village in the Welsh county of Powys, in mid Wales.

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Arriva Trains Wales

Arriva Trains Wales (Trenau Arriva Cymru) (ATW) is a British train operating company operating the Wales & Borders franchise.

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Barry Hoban

Barry Hoban (born 5 February 1940) is a former English professional cyclist who rode during the late 1960s and early 1970s. He formerly held the record for the most stage wins in the Tour de France by a British rider, winning eight between 1967 and 1975. He holds the record for the most Tours completed by a British rider – having finished 11 of the 12 he started between 1965 and 1978. He was also the only Briton to have won two consecutive stages of the Tour until Mark Cavendish matched it in 2008.

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Bettws Cedewain

See also:St Beuno's church, Bettws Cedewain Bettws Cedewain (Betws Cedewain), also known as Bettws Cedewen, is a small village and community in Powys, Wales.

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Cantref

A Cantref (plural cantrefi) was a medieval Welsh land division, particularly important in the administration of Welsh law.

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Chartism

Chartism was a working-class movement for political reform in Britain which existed from 1838 to 1858.

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Chester

Chester is a walled city in Cheshire, England.

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Commote

A commote (Welsh cwmwd, sometimes spelt in older documents as cymwd, plural cymydau, less frequently cymydoedd),Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru (University of Wales Dictionary), p. 643 was a secular division of land in Medieval Wales.

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Craven Arms

Craven Arms is a small town and civil parish in Shropshire, England, on the A49 road and the Welsh Marches railway line, which link it north and south to the larger towns of Shrewsbury and Ludlow respectively.

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Dolforwyn Castle

Dolforwyn Castle (Castell Dolforwyn) is a Welsh medieval castle above the village of Abermule, Powys.

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Edward I of England

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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England–Wales border

The England–Wales border is the official border and mark of entry between Wales and England, two of the four countries of the United Kingdom.

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Flannel

Flannel is a soft woven fabric, of various fineness.

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Frank Shayler

Frank Shayler or Frank Hearn Shayler (1854–1954) was a Shrewsbury-based architect who worked in an Arts and Crafts style.

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George Latham (footballer)

George Latham MC & Bar (1 January 1881 – 9 July 1939) was a Welsh professional footballer and coach.

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Geraint Goodwin

Arthur Geraint Goodwin (1 May 1903 – 10 October 1941) was a Welsh novelist and short story writer.

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Historic counties of Wales

The historic counties of Wales are sub-divisions of Wales.

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John Bentley (Assembly)

John Bentley was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.

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Kerry, Powys

Kerry (Ceri) is a village and geographically large community in Powys, Wales.

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Latham Park

Latham Park is a multi-purpose stadium in Newtown, Wales.

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Les Herbiers

Les Herbiers is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.

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Llanllwchaiarn

Llanllwchaiarn (more usually spelt Llanllwchaearn in Welsh) is a village on the outskirts of Newtown in Powys, Wales.

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Llywelyn ap Gruffudd

Llywelyn ap Gruffudd (c. 1223 – 11 December 1282), sometimes written as Llywelyn ap Gruffydd, also known as Llywelyn the Last, or, in Welsh, Llywelyn Ein Llyw Olaf ("Llywelyn, Our Last Leader"), was King of Wales from 1258, until his death at Cilmeri, in 1282.

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Machynlleth

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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Mail order

Mail order is the buying of goods or services by mail delivery.

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Manchester

Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 514,417 in 2013.

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Market town

Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the medieval period, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city.

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Mary (mother of Jesus)

According to the New Testament, Mary (Miriam: מרים; BC – AD), also known as Saint Mary or the Virgin Mary, was a Galilean Jewish woman of Nazareth and the mother of Jesus.

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Montgomery Canal

The Montgomery Canal (Camlas Trefaldwyn), known colloquially as "The Monty", is a partially restored canal in Powys, in eastern Wales, and in northwest Shropshire, in western England.

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Montgomeryshire

Montgomeryshire, also known as Maldwyn (Sir Drefaldwyn meaning "the Shire of Baldwin's town") is one of thirteen historic counties and a former administrative county of Wales.

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Montgomeryshire (Assembly constituency)

Montgomeryshire is a constituency of the National Assembly for Wales.

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Montgomeryshire (UK Parliament constituency)

Montgomeryshire (Sir Drefaldwyn) is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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Mortimer

Mortimer is an English surname.

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National Eisteddfod of Wales

The National Eisteddfod of Wales (Welsh: Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru) is the most important of several eisteddfodau (festivals) that are held annually, mostly in Wales.

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National Express Coaches

National Express is an intercity coach operator providing services throughout England, Scotland and Wales.

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Newtown (Powys) railway station

Newtown railway station (Y Drenewydd) is a railway station serving Newtown in Powys, Wales.

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Newtown A.F.C.

Newtown Association Football Club are a Welsh Football Club who play in the Dafabet Welsh Premier League.

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Newtown High School, Powys

Newtown High School is a secondary or comprehensive school for boys and girls.

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Newtown RFC

Newtown Rugby Football Club is a rugby union club in Newtown, Mid Wales.

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Phil Mills

Phil Mills (born 30 August 1963) is a British rally racing co-driver.

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Philip Parkin

Andrew Philip Parkin (born 12 December 1961) is a Welsh professional golfer who has also worked as a golf commentator and analyst.

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Planned community

A planned community, or planned city, is any community that was carefully planned from its inception and is typically constructed in a previously undeveloped area.

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Population

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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Powys

Powys (or; Welsh) is a principal area, local-government county and preserved county in Mid Wales.

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Prince of Wales

Prince of Wales (Tywysog Cymru) is a title traditionally granted to the heir apparent of the British or English monarch.

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Pryce Pryce-Jones

Sir Pryce Pryce-Jones (16 October 1834 – 11 January 1920) was a Welsh entrepreneur who was one of the first to succeed in the mail order business.

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River Severn

The River Severn (Welsh: Afon Hafren, Latin: Sabrina) is the longest river in the United Kingdom, at about.

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Robert Owen

Robert Owen (14 May 1771 – 17 November 1858) was a Welsh social reformer and one of the founders of utopian socialism and the cooperative movement.

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Roger de Montgomerie, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury

Roger de Montgomerie (died 1094), also known as Roger the Great de Montgomery, was the first Earl of Shrewsbury.

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Rugby union

Rugby union, or simply rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.

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Rural area

In general, a rural area or countryside' is a geographic area that is located outside cities and the centers of towns.

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Sarn, Powys

Sarn is a small village in Powys, Wales.

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Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury is the county town of Shropshire, England.

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Swansea

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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Textile

A textile or cloth is a flexible woven material consisting of a network of natural or artificial fibres often referred to as thread or yarn.

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Town

A town is a human settlement larger than a village but smaller than a city.

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Tregynon

Tregynon is a small village and community in Powys, Wales.

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UEFA Europa League

The UEFA Europa League, previously called the UEFA Cup, is an annual association football club competition organized by UEFA since 1971 for eligible European football clubs.

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Vendée

The Vendée is a department in the Pays-de-la-Loire region in west-central France, on the Atlantic Ocean.

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Wales

Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain, bordered by England to its east, the Irish Sea to its north and west, and the Bristol Channel to its south.

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Welsh Cup

The Welsh Cup (Cwpan Cymru) is a knock-out football competition contested annually by teams from Wales.

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Welsh Premier League

The Welsh Premier League (Uwch Gynghrair Cymru) is the national football league for Wales.

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WHSmith

WHSmith plc (also known as WHS or colloquially as Smith's) is a British retailer which operates a chain of high street, railway station, airport, port, hospital and motorway service station shops selling books, stationery, magazines, newspapers and entertainment products.

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Wisconsin State Assembly

The Wisconsin State Assembly is the lower house of the Wisconsin Legislature.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Newtown,_Powys

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