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The A494 is a trunk road in Wales.
Aberdyfi (Mouth of the River Dyfi), or Aberdovey (the Anglicised spelling) is a village and community on the north side of the estuary of the River Dyfi in Gwynedd, on the west coast of Wales.
Aberystwyth (Mouth of the Ystwyth) is a historic market town, administrative centre, and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales, often colloquially known as Aber.
The Tryweryn is a river in the north of Wales which starts at Llyn Tryweryn in the Snowdonia National Park and after joins the river Dee at Bala.
Aran Fawddwy is a mountain in southern Snowdonia, Wales, United Kingdom.
Arenig Fawr (Great High Ground) is a mountain in Snowdonia, North Wales, close to Llyn Celyn reservoir alongside the A4212 between Trawsfynydd and Bala.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Bala railway station was on the Great Western Railway's Bala Ffestiniog Line in Wales.
The Bala and Festiniog Railway was a, standard gauge, railway backed by the Great Western Railway (GWR)Awdry (1990); p15 railway in North Wales.
Bala Cynwyd is a community in Lower Merion Township which is located on the Main Line in southeastern Pennsylvania, bordering the western edge of Philadelphia at US Route 1 (City Avenue).
The Bala Fault is a SW-NE trending geological fault in Wales that extends offshore into Cardigan Bay.
Bala Junction railway station was on the Ruabon to Barmouth line in southern Gwynedd, Wales.
Llyn Tegid (Llyn Tegid), known in English as Bala Lake, is a lake in Gwynedd, Wales.
Bala Lake Halt railway station in Gwynedd, Wales, was formerly a station on the Ruabon to Barmouth line.
The Bala Lake Railway (Welsh: Rheilffordd Llyn Tegid) is a narrow-gauge railway along the southern shore of Bala Lake in Gwynedd, North Wales.
Bala Rugby Football Club (Clwb Rygbi Bala) is a rugby union team from the market town of Bala, North Wales.
In geology, the Bala Series is a group of dark slates and sandstones with beds of limestone which occurs in the neighborhood of Bala, Gwynedd, in north Wales.
Bala Town Football Club (Clwb Pêl-droed y Bala) are a Welsh football team from Bala, Gwynedd, who play in the Welsh Premier League.
Bala is a Canadian community famous for the Bala Falls.
Bangor is a city in Gwynedd, northwest Wales.
Barmouth (Abermaw (formal); Y Bermo (colloquial)) is a town in the county of Gwynedd, north-western Wales, lying on the estuary of the River Mawddach and Cardigan Bay.
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.
Betsi Cadwaladr (24 May 1789 – 17 July 1860), also known as Beti CadwaladrWelsh National Heroes by Alun Roberts, Y Lolfa, 2002 and Betsi Davis, worked as a nurse in the Crimean War alongside Florence Nightingale, although their different social backgrounds were a source of constant disagreement.
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Betsi Cadwaladr) is a Local Health Board in north Wales.
Betws-y-Coed ("Prayer house in the wood") is a village and community in the Conwy valley in Conwy County Borough, Wales.
Blaenau Ffestiniog is a historic mining town in Wales.
The British and Foreign Bible Society, often known in England and Wales as simply the Bible Society, is a non-denominational Christian Bible society with charity status whose purpose is to make the Bible available throughout the world.
British Canoeing, formerly known as the British Canoe Union (BCU) is a national governing body for canoeing in the United Kingdom.
Bwlch y Groes (Pass of the Cross) is the second highest public road mountain pass in Wales, with a summit altitude of.
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615.
Calvinistic Methodists were born out of the Methodist Revival in 18th-century Wales and survive as a body of Christians now forming the Presbyterian Church of Wales.
A campsite or camping pitch is a place used for overnight stay in an outdoor area.
Canolfan Tryweryn is the National White Water Centre for Wales, and is based near Bala in North Wales.
Cefnddwysarn is a small village in Gwynedd, Wales.
Cerrigydrudion, sometimes spelt Cerrig-y-drudion, is a village and community in Conwy, Wales.
Chester (Caer) is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Christopher Timothy (born 14 October 1940) is a Welsh actor, television director and writer.
A community (cymuned) is a division of land in Wales that forms the lowest tier of local government in Wales.
Conwy ((south), (north); traditionally known in English as Conway) is a walled market town and community in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales.
Corwen is a Town, community and electoral ward in the county of Denbighshire in Wales; it was previously part of the county of Merioneth.
Criccieth (Cricieth) is a town and community on the Llyn peninsula in the Eifionydd area of Gwynedd in Wales.
Crimea (Крым, Крим, Krym; Krym; translit;; translit) is a peninsula on the northern coast of the Black Sea in Eastern Europe that is almost completely surrounded by both the Black Sea and the smaller Sea of Azov to the northeast.
Cynwyd is a small village and community in the Edeirnion area of Denbighshire in Wales, located about south west of the town of Corwen.
Denbigh (Dinbych) is a market town and community in Denbighshire, Wales, of which it was formerly the county town.
Dinas Mawddwy is a town and community in south-east Gwynedd, north Wales.
Dolgellau (formerly Dolgell(e)y; see below) is a market town and Community in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, lying on the River Wnion, a tributary of the River Mawddach.
Dwyfor Meirionnydd is a constituency of the National Assembly for Wales, created for the 2007 Assembly election.
Dwyfor Meirionnydd is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (at Westminster).
The Festiniog & Blaenau Railway (F&BR) was a narrow gauge railway built in 1868 to connect the town of Blaenau Ffestiniog with the slate quarries around Tanymanod and the village of Llan Ffestiniog, to the south.
Flannel is a soft woven fabric, of various fineness.
Florence Nightingale, (12 May 1820 – 13 August 1910) was an English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing.
The village of Frongoch is located in Gwynedd, Wales.
Gareth Frank Bale (born 16 July 1989) is a Welsh professional footballer who plays as a winger for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Wales national team.
A glove (Middle English from Old English glof) is a garment covering the whole hand.
A grammar school is one of several different types of school in the history of education in the United Kingdom and other English-speaking countries, originally a school teaching Latin, but more recently an academically-oriented secondary school, differentiated in recent years from less academic Secondary Modern Schools.
The Great Western Railway (GWR) was a British railway company that linked London with the south-west and west of England, the Midlands, and most of Wales.
Gwynedd is a county in Wales, sharing borders with Powys, Conwy, Anglesey over the Menai Strait, and Ceredigion over the River Dyfi.
The gwyniad (Coregonus pennantii) is a freshwater whitefish native to Bala Lake (Llyn Tegid) in northern Wales.
The Hirnantian is the seventh and final internationally recognized stage of the Ordovician Period of the Paleozoic Era.
The historic counties of Wales are sub-divisions of Wales.
Hosiery, also referred to as legwear, describes garments worn directly on the feet and legs.
An ice age is a period of long-term reduction in the temperature of Earth's surface and atmosphere, resulting in the presence or expansion of continental and polar ice sheets and alpine glaciers.
The International Canoe Federation (ICF) is the umbrella organization of all national canoe organizations worldwide.
A kayak is a small, narrow watercraft which is propelled by means of a double-bladed paddle.
A lake is an area filled with water, localized in a basin, that is surrounded by land, apart from any river or other outlet that serves to feed or drain the lake.
Lake Vyrnwy (Llyn Efyrnwy, or Llyn Llanwddyn) is a reservoir in Powys, Wales, built in the 1880s to supply Liverpool with fresh water.
Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.
Llandderfel is a village and community in Gwynedd, Wales, near Bala, formerly served by the Llandderfel railway station.
Llandrillo (or, in full, Llandrillo yn Edeirnion) is a small village and community in the Edeirnion area of Denbighshire in Wales, between Bala, and Corwen on the B4401 road.
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea.
Llanfihangel-y-Pennant is a small village and wider community (which includes Abergynolwyn) in the Meirionnydd area of Gwynedd in Wales.
Llanfor is a village in Gwynedd, Wales near the town of Bala, and Snowdonia.
Llanfyllin is a small market town, community and electoral ward in a sparsely-populated area in Powys, Wales.
Llangollen is a small town and community in Denbighshire, north-east Wales, situated on the River Dee and on the edge of the Berwyn mountains.
Llangower or Llangywer is small hamlet and community on the south end of Bala Lake, Gwynedd, north Wales.
Llangwm is a village and community in Conwy County Borough, in Wales.
Llangynog is a village and community which lies at the confluence of the Afon Eirth and the Afon Tanat at the foot of the Berwyn range in Powys, Wales.
Llangywer is a community in the county of Gwynedd, Wales, and is 98.3 miles (158.2 km) from Cardiff and 175.9 miles (283.0 km) from London.
Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant is a village and community in Powys, Wales.
Llanrwst (meaning "church or parish of Saint Grwst") is a small market town and community on the A470 road and the River Conwy, in Conwy County Borough, Wales.
Llanuwchllyn is a village and community in Gwynedd, Wales, near the southern end of Bala Lake (Llyn Tegid).
Llanycil is a community in the county of Gwynedd, Wales, near Bala, and is 99.9 miles (160.7km) from Cardiff and 176.2 miles (283.6km) from London.
Llidiardau is a small hamlet in Gwynedd, North Wales, approximately 4 miles northwest of Bala, on an unnamed road, 2.3 miles from Arenig Fawr and in the shadow of Mynydd Nodol.
Llyn Brenig is a reservoir located in Wales, in the heart of the Denbigh Moors, at a height of 1200 feet, on the border between the counties of Conwy and Denbighshire.
Llyn Celyn is a large reservoir constructed between 1960 and 1965 in the valley of the River Tryweryn in Gwynedd, Wales.
Machynlleth, sometimes referred to colloquially as Mach, is a market town, community and electoral ward in Powys, Wales and within the historic boundaries of Montgomeryshire (Sir Drefaldwyn).
Maes Tegid is a community playing field in Bala, Wales.
Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the Middle Ages, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city.
The story of Mary Jones and her Bible inspired the founding of the British and Foreign Bible Society.
Merionethshire or Merioneth (Meirionnydd or Sir Feirionnydd) is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales, a vice county and a former administrative county.
Michael Daniel Jones (2 March 1822 – 2 December 1898) was a Welsh Congregationalist minister and principal of a theological college, but is best remembered as a founder of the Welsh settlement in Patagonia known as Y Wladfa and as one of the fathers of modern Welsh nationalism.
Mold (Yr Wyddgrug) is a town in Flintshire, Wales, on the River Alyn.
A music festival is a community event oriented towards live performances of singing and instrument playing that is often presented with a theme such as musical genre (e.g., blues, folk, jazz, classical music), nationality, or locality of musicians, or holiday.
The National Eisteddfod of Wales (Welsh: Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru) is the most important of several eisteddfodau that are held annually, mostly in Wales.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
An oceanic or highland climate, also known as a marine or maritime climate, is the Köppen classification of climate typical of west coasts in higher middle latitudes of continents, and generally features cool summers (relative to their latitude) and cool winters, with a relatively narrow annual temperature range and few extremes of temperature, with the exception for transitional areas to continental, subarctic and highland climates.
The Ordovician is a geologic period and system, the second of six periods of the Paleozoic Era.
Oswestry (Croesoswallt) is a large market town and civil parish in Shropshire, England, close to the Welsh border.
Sir Owen Morgan Edwards (26 December 1858 – 15 May 1920) was a Welsh historian, educationalist and writer.
Pen-y-Bont-Fawr is a small village and community in Montgomeryshire, Powys, Wales located in the Tanat valley.
Porthmadog, known locally as "Port", is a small coastal town and community in the Eifionydd area of Gwynedd, in Wales.
Pwllheli is a community and the main market town of the Llŷn Peninsula (Penrhyn Llŷn) in Gwynedd, north-western Wales.
Queensferry is a small town and electoral ward in Flintshire, Wales, lying on the River Dee near the border with England.
Real Madrid Club de Fútbol ("Royal Madrid Football Club"), commonly known as Real Madrid, or simply as Real, is a professional football club based in Madrid, Spain.
Rhos-y-gwaliau is a small hamlet in Meirionnydd, Gwynedd, North Wales, about south-east of Bala.
Rhyd-uchaf is a hamlet in Gwynedd, Wales, approximately northwest of Bala and south of Frongoch (by footpath), on an unnamed road which provides access to Arenig Fawr.
Rhyl (Y Rhyl) is a Welsh seaside resort town and community in the county of Denbighshire.
The Roman Empire (Imperium Rōmānum,; Koine and Medieval Greek: Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων, tr.) was the post-Roman Republic period of the ancient Roman civilization, characterized by government headed by emperors and large territorial holdings around the Mediterranean Sea in Europe, Africa and Asia.
Ruabon (Rhiwabon) is a village and community in the county borough of Wrexham in Wales.
The Ruabon–Barmouth line was a standard-gauge branch line of the Great Western Railway across the north of Wales which connected Ruabon, in the east, with Barmouth on the west coast.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
Ruthin (Rhuthun) is the county town of Denbighshire in north Wales.
Seminary, school of theology, theological seminary, Early-Morning Seminary, and divinity school are educational institutions for educating students (sometimes called seminarians) in scripture, theology, generally to prepare them for ordination as clergy, academia, or ministry.
Sesiwn Fawr Dolgellau is a world music event held in the town of Dolgellau in Wales.
Shrewsbury is the county town of Shropshire, England.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
St Asaph (Llanelwy) is a city and community on the River Elwy in Denbighshire, Wales.
St Giles' Church is the parish church of Wrexham, Wales, and is a Grade 1 listed building, described by Simon Jenkins as "the glory of the Marches".
Stockings (also known as hose, especially in a historical context) are close-fitting, variously elastic garments covering the leg from the foot up to the knee or possibly part or all of the thigh.
Thomas Edward Ellis (16 February 1859 – 5 April 1899), often known as T. E. Ellis or Tom Ellis, was a Welsh politician who was the leader of Cymru Fydd, a movement aimed at gaining home rule for Wales.
Thomas Charles (14 October 1755 – 5 October 1814) was a Welsh Calvinistic Methodist clergyman of considerable importance in the history of modern Wales.
Trawsfynydd (Welsh for "across mountain") is a village in Gwynedd, Wales, adjacent to the A470 north of Bronaber and Dolgellau near Blaenau Ffestiniog.
A trunk road, trunk highway, or strategic road is a major road, usually connecting two or more cities, ports, airports and other places, which is the recommended route for long-distance and freight traffic.
Tywyn (Welsh), formerly Towyn, is a town and seaside resort on the Cardigan Bay coast of southern Gwynedd, Wales, and also the largest town in the south.
The 2016 UEFA European Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2016 or simply Euro 2016, was the 15th UEFA European Championship, the quadrennial international men's football championship of Europe organised by UEFA.
A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.
In England and Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland, an urban district was a type of local government district that covered an urbanised area.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.
Welsh (Cymraeg or y Gymraeg) is a member of the Brittonic branch of the Celtic languages.
The Welsh Premier League (Uwch Gynghrair Cymru) is the national football league for Wales.
Welshpool (Y Trallwng) is a town in Wales, historically in the county of Montgomeryshire, but currently administered as part of the unitary authority of Powys.
Whitewater is formed in a rapid, when a river's gradient increases enough to create so much turbulence that air is entrained into the water body, that is, it forms a bubbly or aerated and unstable current; the frothy water appears white.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Wrexham (Wrecsam) is the largest town in the north of Wales and an administrative, commercial, retail and educational centre.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.