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The A4050 road connects Barry, Vale of Glamorgan with Culverhouse Cross on the outskirts of Cardiff, Wales.
Aberdare railway station (Aberdâr) is a railway station serving the town of Aberdare in Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales.
Arriva Trains Wales (Trenau Arriva Cymru) (ATW) is a British train operating company operating the Wales & Borders franchise.
Associated British Ports Holdings Ltd owns and operates 21 ports in the United Kingdom, managing around 25 per cent of the UK's sea-borne trade.
Barry was a parliamentary constituency in Wales which returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the first past the post voting system.
The Barry 40 is the longest running annual ultramarathon in the UK.
Barry Castle is a small Grade II* listed ruined two-storey gatehouse with the adjacent walls of a hall located in the Romilly district of Barry, Vale of Glamorgan in south Wales.
Barry College was a Further Education college in Barry, Wales which merged with Coleg Glan Hafren in September 2011 to form the new Cardiff and Vale College.
Barry Comprehensive School (Ysgol Gyfun y Barri) is a secondary school for boys aged 11–18, situated opposite Highlight Park in the town of Barry, in Wales.
The Barry Docks are a port facility in the town of Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, a few miles southwest of Cardiff on the north shore of the Bristol Channel.
Barry Docks Railway Station is one of three railway stations serving the town of Barry, South Wales.
Barry Island (Ynys y Barri) is a district, peninsula and seaside resort, forming part of the town of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales.
Barry Island Pleasure Park is an amusement park situated on the coast at Barry Island in the Vale of Glamorgan, about 10 miles south west of the capital city Cardiff, Wales.
Barry Island railway station is a railway station, 9¼ miles (15 km) south-west of Cardiff Central, serving Barry Island (Ynys y Barri) in South Wales.
The Barry Memorial Hall or Memorial Hall & Theatre, popularly known as The Memo, is a prominent venue in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, currently the "largest multi-arts venue in the Vale of Glamorgan, and only cinema exhibitor in Barry".
The Barry Railway Company was a coal pit owner developed and owned railway company, formed to provide an alternate route for the sea export of coal mined in the South Wales valleys to the existing monopoly of the Taff Vale Railway and Cardiff Docks.
Barry railway station (Y Barri) is one of three stations serving the town of Barry, Vale of Glamorgan in South Wales.
Barry Rugby Football Club is a Welsh rugby union club based in Barry in Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.
Barry Town United F.C. (Clwb Pêl Droed Tref Y Barri) is an association football team based in Barry.
Barry Waterfront or Waterfront Barry, known locally as The Waterfront, is a retail park and neighbourhood of Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, built from redeveloped land from the old Barry Docks, to the southwest of the town centre and to the immediate west of Barry Dock Offices.
Baruc (Barrwg; also known as Barruc, Barrog or Barry) was a 6th-century Welsh saint.
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The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London.
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The Black Death was one of the most devastating pandemics in human history, resulting in the deaths of an estimated people and peaking in Europe in the years 1346–53.
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr, meaning "The main bridge on the River Ogmore" or alternatively "Bridgehead on the River Ogmore" (suggesting a battle), is a town in Bridgend County Borough in Wales, west of the capital Cardiff and east of Swansea. The river crossed by the original bridge, which gave the town its name, is the River Ogmore, but the River Ewenny also passes to the south of the town. Historically a part of Glamorgan, Bridgend has greatly expanded in size since the early 1980s - the 2001 census recorded a population of 39,429 for the town and the 2011 census reports that the Bridgend Local Authority had a population of 139,200 up from 128,700 in 2001. This 8.2% rise was the largest rise in Wales except for Cardiff. The town is undergoing a redevelopment project, with the town centre mainly pedestrianised and ongoing works including Brackla Street Centre redevelopment to Bridgend Shopping Centre, Rhiw Car Park redevelopment, ongoing public realm improvements and the upgrade of the Bridgend Life Centre and demolition of Sunnyside offices to accommodate a large retirement complex.
Bridgend railway station (Gorsaf Pen-y-bont) is a mainline railway station, serving the town of Bridgend, South Wales.
The Bristol Channel (Môr Hafren, meaning 'Severn Sea') is a major inlet in the island of Great Britain, separating South Wales from Devon and Somerset in South West England.
The British Isles are a group of islands off the north-western coast of continental Europe that consist of the islands of Great Britain, Ireland and over six thousand smaller isles.
British Railways (BR), which from 1965 traded as British Rail, was the operator of most of the rail transport in Great Britain between 1948 and 1997.
The Bronze Age is a time period characterized by the use of bronze, proto-writing, and other early features of urban civilization.
Bryn Hafren Comprehensive School, also referred to as Bryn Hafren School, is located in Merthyr Dyfan on the outskirts of the town of Barry near Cardiff in Wales.
Butlins (also Butlin's) is a chain of large holiday camps in the United Kingdom.
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Buttrills is a northwestern-central district of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, in south Wales.
Cabot Corporation is a specialty chemicals and performance materials company headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Saint Cadoc or Cadog (Cadocus; also Cattwg; born or before) was a 5th-6th century Abbot of Llancarfan, near Cowbridge in Glamorganshire, South Wales, a monastery famous from the era of the British church as a centre of learning, where Illtud spent the first period of his religious life under Cadoc's tutelage.
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Cadoxton railway station is a railway station serving Cadoxton and Palmerstown near Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales.
Cadoxton (Tregatwg) is a district of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.
Cardiff (Caerdydd) is the capital and largest city in Wales and the tenth largest city in the United Kingdom.
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Cardiff Airport (Maes Awyr Caerdydd) is an international airport owned by the Welsh Government, serving Cardiff and the rest of South, Mid and West Wales.
Cardiff Bus Cardiff City Transport Services Limited (Bws Caerdydd) is the dominant operator of bus services in Cardiff, Wales and the surrounding area, including Barry and Penarth.
Cardiff Central railway station (Caerdydd Canolog) is a major railway station on the South Wales Main Line in Cardiff, United Kingdom and one of two hubs of the city's urban rail network.
Cardiff Queen Street railway station (Caerdydd Heol y Frenhines) is the second busiest railway station in Wales, located near Queen Street in Cardiff.
A castle (from castellum) is a type of fortified structure built in Europe and the Middle East during the Middle Ages by nobility.
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The Church in Wales (Yr Eglwys yng Nghymru) is the Anglican church in Wales, composed of six dioceses.
Colcot is a northern district of Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, in the Dyfan ward of South Wales.
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Coldbrook is an unincorporated Canadian suburban community in Kings County, Nova Scotia.
A community (cymuned) is a division of land in Wales that forms the lowest tier of local government in Wales.
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.
Cowbridge (Y Bont-faen) is a market town in the Vale of Glamorgan in Wales, approximately west of Cardiff (12 miles west of Cardiff Bridge).
Culverhouse Cross (Croes Cwrlwys) is a district straddling the boundary between Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales The district is centred on a major traffic roundabout that links West Cardiff to the M4 motorway and is home to a number of different retail outlets, and formerly ITV Wales's headquarters.
Cwm Talwg is a north-western district and large housing estate complex within the town of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan ten miles outside Cardiff in south Wales.
Cyril Harry Alfred Lakin (29 December 1893 – 23 June 1948) was a Welsh politician and farmer who was the Conservative Party Member of Parliament (MP) for Llandaff and Barry in South Wales.
Dai Woodham, MBE, BEM (5 September 1919 - 12 September 1994), born David Lloyd Victor Woodham, is remembered by many steam railway enthusiasts as the man who saved over 200 former British Railways steam locomotives from the scrap heap.
David Davies (born 3 March 1985) is a Welsh Commonwealth Games and Olympic distance swimmer.
The de Barry family is a noble family of Cambro-Norman origins which held extensive land holdings in Wales and Ireland.
Delta and the Bannermen is the third serial of the 24th season in the British science fiction television series Doctor Who, which was first broadcast in three weekly parts from 2 November to 16 November 1987.
Dinas Powys (also spelt 'Dinas Powis') is a large village and a community in the Vale of Glamorgan in South Wales which takes its name from the Dinas Powys hillfort that dates from the Iron Age.
Dinas Powys railway station is one of two railway stations serving the village of Dinas Powys in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales.
A dock (from Dutch dok) is either the area of water between or next to a human-made structure or group of structures involved in the handling of boats or ships, usually on or close to a shore, or the structures themselves.
Doctor Who is a British science-fiction television programme produced by the BBC from 1963 to the present day.
Dame Dorothy Mary Rees DBE (29 July 1898 – August 1987) was a Labour Party politician in the United Kingdom, and was briefly a Member of Parliament (MP).
Dow Corning is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, USA, and is an equally owned joint venture of Dow Chemical and Corning formed in 1943.
Dry stone is a building method by which structures are constructed from stones without any mortar to bind them together.
East Glamorganshire was a parliamentary constituency in Glamorganshire, Wales.
An estuary is a partly enclosed coastal body of brackish water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.
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Ewenny (Ewenni) is a village on the River Ewenny in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.
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Flat Holm (Ynys Echni) is a limestone island lying in the Bristol Channel approximately from Lavernock Point in the Vale of Glamorgan, but in the City and County of Cardiff.
Gavin & Stacey is a British romantic situation comedy that follows the long-distance relationship of Gavin (Mathew Horne) from Billericay in Essex, England, and Stacey (Joanna Page) from Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. The writers of the show, actors James Corden and Ruth Jones, also co-star as Gavin and Stacey's friends, Smithy and Nessa. Other prominent cast members include Alison Steadman and Larry Lamb, who play Gavin's parents, Pam and Mick, and Melanie Walters and Rob Brydon, who portray Stacey's mother, Gwen, and her uncle, Bryn. The show was produced by Baby Cow Productions for BBC Wales. It ran for a total of 20 episodes, broadcast from 13 May 2007 to 1 January 2010, comprising three series and a Christmas special. Initially, the series was shown on digital-only channel BBC Three, but a growing following meant that it was subsequently moved to BBC Two, and finally BBC One. The last episodes of the final series formed a significant part of the prime time BBC seasonal programming, and were broadcast on Christmas Day 2009 and New Year's Day 2010. Gavin & Stacey was acclaimed as a hit breakthrough show for BBC Three, becoming the most nominated show in the 2007 British Comedy Awards. To date it has won several awards, including the British Academy Television Awards (BAFTAs) Audience Award, and the British Comedy Awards Best TV Comedy Award, both in 2008. The programme has also been well received in several other countries in which it has aired. A US remake titled Us & Them was scheduled to air on Fox in the 2013-14 US TV season. During a filming break, production was shut down indefinitely by Fox due to poor quality scripts. On 11 October 2013, Fox revealed that only 6 of the 13 episodes ordered would air (being those episodes that had already been filmed), but in June 2014 Fox announced that it would not even air those six episodes.
Gerald of Wales (Giraldus Cambrensis; Gerallt Gymro) was archdeacon of Brecon and chronicler of his times.
Gibbonsdown, colloquially known as 'Gibby', is an area situated in the north east of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.
Gladstone is a central district of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan outside Cardiff in south Wales.
Glamorgan or, sometimes, Glamorganshire (Morgannwg or Sir Forgannwg) is one of the thirteen historic counties of Wales and a former administrative county of Wales.
Grangetown railway station is a railway station serving the Grangetown district of Cardiff, Wales.
A green roof or living roof is a roof of a building that is partially or completely covered with vegetation and a growing medium, planted over a waterproofing membrane.
A hearth tax was a property tax in certain countries during the medieval and early modern period, levied on each hearth, thus by metonymy on each family unit.
A heritage railway is a railway kept to carry living history rail traffic in order to re-create or preserve railway scenes of the past.
Highlight Park is a small district on the northern outskirts of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan in south Wales.
Holton is a central district of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan 9 miles outside Cardiff in south Wales.
Hovis Ltd is a British company that produces flour and bread.
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St. Illtud (also spelled Illtyd, Eltut, and, in Latin, Hildutus), also known as Illtud Farchog "Illtud the Knight", is venerated as the founder-abbot and teacher of the divinity school known as Cor Tewdws, located in Llanilltud Fawr (Llantwit Major) in the Welsh county of Glamorgan. He founded the monastery and college in the 6th century, and the school is believed to be Britain’s earliest centre of learning. At its height, it had over 1000 pupils and schooled many of the great saints of the age, including Saint Patrick of Ireland, Saint David of Wales, Gildas the Historian, and Samson of Dol.Rudge, F.M. (1910). St. Illtyd. In The Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. Retrieved September 1, 2012.
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The Iron Age is the period generally occurring after the Bronze Age, marked by the prevalent use of iron.
Jane Hutt AM (born 15 December 1949) is a Welsh Labour politician and a Minister in the Welsh Government.
Jenner Park is a central district of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan 14 miles outside Cardiff in South Wales.
Jewson is one of the largest chains of British general builders' merchants, selling to small and medium building contractors, as well as the general public.
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John Romilly Allen FSA FSA(Scot.) (9 June 1847 – 5 July 1907) was a British archaeologist.
John William Patrick Smith (born 7 March 1951) is a Welsh Labour Party politician who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Vale of Glamorgan from 1989 to 1992 and from 1997 to 2010.
Keele University, officially known as the University of Keele, is a public research university located about 3 miles (4.8 km) from Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, England.
King's Square bus station is the bus station for Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.
King's Square is a town square in central Barry, Wales located at a central shopping point of Holton Road.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
The Laws in Wales Acts 1535 and 1542 (Y Deddfau Cyfreithiau yng Nhgymru 1535 a 1542) were parliamentary measures by which Wales became a full and equal part of the Kingdom of England and the legal system of England was extended to Wales and the norms of English administration introduced.
This is a list of localities in Wales by order of population according to the 2011 census data.
A number of ships have run aground or sunk in the Bristol Channel,For the purposes of this article, the Bristol Channel is defined as downstream of the Severn Bridge to Hartland Point and St Govan's Head.
Llandaff and Barry was a county constituency centred on the towns of Llandaff and Barry in Wales.
Llandough is a village located south of Cowbridge in the Vale of Glamorgan.
Llantwit Major (Llanilltud Fawr) is a small coastal town and community in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, lying on the Bristol Channel coast.
Llantwit Major railway station is a railway station serving the small town of Llantwit Major, South Wales.
Lord is an appellation for a person or deity who has authority, control, or power over others; a master, chief, or ruler.
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Sir Arwyn Lynn Ungoed-Thomas QC (29 June 1904 – 4 December 1972) was a Welsh Labour Party politician and British judge.
The M4 is a motorway which runs between London and South Wales in the United Kingdom.
A manor house is a large country house, which was historically the capital residence or messuage within a manor, the basic unit of territorial organisation in the feudal system in Europe, in which dwelled the lord of the manor.
Manorialism, an essential element of feudal society, was the organizing principle of rural economy that originated in the villa system of the Late Roman Empire, was widely practiced in medieval western and parts of central Europe, and was slowly replaced by the advent of a money-based market economy and new forms of agrarian contract.
Merthyr Dyfan or Dyfan is a northeastern suburb of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, in south Wales, formerly an independent medieval village.
Merthyr Tydfil railway station is a railway station serving the town of Merthyr Tydfil in Wales.
In archaeology, mesolithic (Greek: mesos "middle", lithos "stone") is the culture between paleolithic and neolithic.
A microlith is a small stone tool usually made of flint or chert and typically a centimetre or so in length and half a centimetre wide.
Mid Glamorganshire was a county constituency in Glamorganshire, Wales.
Municipal boroughs were a type of local government district which existed in England and Wales between 1835 and 1974, in Northern Ireland from 1840 to 1973 and in the Republic of Ireland from 1840 to 2002.
The National Assembly for Wales (Cynulliad Cenedlaethol Cymru) is a devolved assembly with power to make legislation in 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.
The Neolithic Age, Era, or Period, from νέος (néos, "new") and λίθος (líthos, "stone"), or New Stone Age, was a period in the development of human technology, beginning about 10,200 BC, according to the ASPRO chronology, in some parts of the Middle East, and later in other parts of the world from First Farmers: The Origins of Agricultural Societies by Peter Bellwood, 2004 and ending between 4,500 and 2,000 BC.
The Norman conquest of England was the 11th-century invasion and occupation of England by an army of Norman, Breton, and French soldiers led by Duke William II of Normandy, later styled as William the Conqueror.
An oceanic climate (also known as marine, west coast and maritime) is the climate typical of the west coasts at the middle latitudes of most continents, and generally features warm (but not hot) summers and cool (but not cold) winters, with a relatively narrow annual temperature range.
Owain Glyndŵr, or Owain Glyn Dŵr, (c. 1349 or 1359 – c. 1415) was a Welsh ruler and the last native Welshman to hold the title Prince of Wales (Tywysog Cymru).
Palmerstown is a south-eastern district of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan near Dinas Powys 10 miles outside Cardiff in Wales.
Penarth is a town in the Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg), Wales, 5.2 miles (8.4 km) south west from the city centre of the Welsh capital city of Cardiff and lying on the north shore of the Severn Estuary at the southern end of Cardiff Bay.
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Pencoedtre or Pencoetre, also known as Pencoedtre Village, is a northeastern suburb of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.
A peninsula (paeninsula from paene "almost" and insula "island") is a piece of land that is bordered by water on three sides but connected to mainland.
Penmark (Pen-marc) is a rural village south-west of Barry near Rhoose in the Vale of Glamorgan, in South Wales.
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Peterston-super-Ely (Llanbedr-y-fro) is a village in the Welsh county borough of the Vale of Glamorgan on th River Ely.The community population taken at the 2011 census was 874.
Pontypridd railway station serves the town of Pontypridd in Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales.
Porthkerry Park is a large, public country park on the coast between Barry and Porthkerry in the Vale of Glamorgan in south Wales.
RHM plc, formerly Rank Hovis McDougall, was a United Kingdom food business.
Sir Herbert Raymond Gower (15 August 1916 – 22 February 1989) was a British Conservative Party Member of Parliament for 38 years.
The Representation of the People Act 1918 was an Act of Parliament passed to reform the electoral system in the United Kingdom.
The Representation of the People Act 1948 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that altered the law relating to parliamentary and local elections.
Rhoose (Y Rhws) is a village and community located near the sea (the Bristol Channel) in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, near Barry.
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Rhoose Cardiff International Airport railway station is a railway station that serves the village of Rhoose and Cardiff Airport in southeast Wales.
Roman Britain (Britannia or, later, Britanniae, "the Britains") is the name given to the areas of the island of Great Britain that were governed by the Roman Empire, from 43 to 409 or 410.
Roman villa is a term used to describe a Roman country house built for the upper class during the Roman republic and the Roman Empire.
Romilly is a western district of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales.
A roundabout is a type of circular intersection or junction in which road traffic flows almost continuously in one direction around a central island.
A royal charter is a formal document issued by a monarch as letters patent, granting a right or power to an individual or a body corporate.
Saint Nicholas (Ἅγιος Νικόλαος,, Sanctus Nicolaus); (15 March 270 AD – 6 December 343 AD), also called Nikolaos of Myra, was a historic 4th-century Christian saint and Greek Bishop of Myra (Demre, part of modern-day Turkey).
A seaside resort is a resort town or resort hotel, located on the coast.
South Glamorgan (De Morgannwg) is a preserved county of Wales.
South Glamorgan County Council (Welsh: Cyngor Sir De Morgannwg) was the local government authority that administered the county of South Glamorgan, Wales from 1974 till 1996.
South Glamorganshire was a parliamentary constituency in Glamorganshire, Wales.
South Wales Central is an electoral region of the National Assembly for Wales, consisting of eight constituencies.
The South Wales Valleys (Cymoedd De Cymru) are a number of industrialised valleys in South Wales.
St Athan (Sain Tathan) is a village and community in the Vale of Glamorgan in South Wales.
St Richard Gwyn Catholic High School is a Roman Catholic comprehensive secondary school situated in Barry, Wales, Vale of Glamorgan.
A steam engine is a heat engine that performs mechanical work using steam as its working fluid.
A steam locomotive is a railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.
Steep Holm (Ynys Rhonech, Old English: Ronech and later Steopanreolice) is an English island lying in the Bristol Channel.
The Stone Age is a broad prehistoric period during which stone was widely used to make implements with a sharp edge, a point, or a percussion surface.
Submarine is a 2010 coming-of-age comedy-drama film adapted from the 2008 novel of the same name by Joe Dunthorne.
Sully Island (Welsh: Ynys Sili) is a small tidal island at the hamlet of Swanbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, four hundred and fifty metres off the northern coast of the Bristol Channel, midway between the towns of Penarth and Barry and 7 miles (11 kilometres) south of the Welsh capital city of Cardiff.
Sully (Sili) is a village in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales lying on the northern coast of the Bristol Channel, midway between the towns of Penarth and Barry and 7 miles (11.3 kilometres) southwest of the Welsh capital city of Cardiff.
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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Thatching is the craft of building a roof with dry vegetation such as straw, water reed, sedge (Cladium mariscus), rushes, or heather, layering the vegetation so as to shed water away from the inner roof.
The Bendricks is a stretch of coastline and an important paleontological site in the Vale of Glamorgan in south Wales located along the northern coast of the Bristol Channel between Barry and Sully at.
"The Christmas Invasion" is a 60-minute special episode of the British science fiction television series Doctor Who, which was first broadcast on 25 December 2005 in the UK and on Boxing Day 2005 in Canada.
"The Doctor Dances" is the tenth episode of the first series of the British science fiction television programme Doctor Who, which was first broadcast on 28 May 2005.
"The Empty Child" is the ninth episode of the first series of the British science fiction television programme Doctor Who, which was first broadcast on 21 May 2005.
Thomas the Tank Engine is a small fictional steam locomotive in The Railway Series books by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son, Christopher.
Tiger Bay (Bae Teigr) was the local name for an area of Cardiff which covered Butetown and Cardiff Docks.
A town council is a form of local government for small municipalities.
A tumulus (plural tumuli) is a mound of earth and stones raised over a grave or graves.
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Umfraville is the name of an English baronial family, derived from Amfreville in Normandy.
The United Kingdom general election of 1918 was called immediately after the Armistice with Germany which ended World War I, and held on Saturday 14 December 1918.
The 1929 United Kingdom general election was held on 30 May 1929, and resulted in a hung parliament.
The United Kingdom general election of 1945 was a general election held on 5 July 1945, with polls in some constituencies delayed until 12 July and in Nelson and Colne until 19 July, because of local wakes weeks.
The 1950 United Kingdom general election was the first ever general election to be held after a full term of a Labour government.
The 1951 United Kingdom general election was held twenty months after the 1950 general election, which the Labour Party had won with a slim majority of just five seats.
The 1983 United Kingdom general election was held on 9 June 1983.
The United Kingdom general election of 1992 was held on 9 April 1992, and was the fourth consecutive victory for the Conservative Party.
The United Kingdom general election of 1997 was held on 1 May 1997, five years after the previous election on 9 April 1992, to elect 659 members to the British House of Commons.
Urban rail, commuter rail, regional rail, or suburban rail plays a key role in public transport in many of the United Kingdom's major cities.
The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg) is a county borough in Wales.
Vale of Glamorgan is a constituency of the National Assembly for Wales.
Vale of Glamorgan (Welsh: Bro Morgannwg) is a county constituency in South Wales, represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
The Vale of Glamorgan Council is the governing body for the Vale of Glamorgan, one of the Principal Areas of Wales.
The Vale of Glamorgan Railway Company is a Welsh railway preservation society, previously based on the Barry Island Railway, which as of 2012 is known as the Barry Tourist Railway.
Valleys & Cardiff Local Routes (Llwybrau Lleol y Cymoedd a Chaerdydd) (formerly Valley Lines) is the busy network of passenger suburban railway services radiating from Cardiff, Wales.
Vikings (Norwegian and Vikinger; Swedish and Vikingar; Víkingar), from Old Norse víkingr, were Germanic Norse seafarers, speaking the Old Norse language, who raided and traded from their Scandinavian homelands across wide areas of northern and central Europe, as well as European Russia, during the late 8th to late 11th centuries.
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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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Walter Edward Sweeney (born 23 April 1949) is a British Conservative politician.
A watermill or water mill is a mill that uses moving water as its power source.
Education delivered through the medium of the Welsh language is known as Welsh medium education.
Wenvoe (Gwenfô) is a Welsh village between Barry and Cardiff in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.
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William Cope, 1st Baron Cope (18 August 1870 – 15 July 1946), known as Sir William Cope, Bt, between 1928 and 1945, was a Welsh Conservative Party politician, who was also notable as an international rugby union player for Wales.
Woodham Brothers Ltd is a trading business, based mainly around activities and premises located within Barry Docks, in Barry, South Wales.
A wrecking yard (Australian, New Zealand, and Canadian English), scrapyard (British English) or junkyard (American English) is the location of a business in dismantling where wrecked or decommissioned vehicles are brought, their usable parts are sold for use in operating vehicles, while the unusable metal parts, known as scrap metal parts, are sold to metal-recycling companies.
Ysgol Gyfun Bro Morgannwg is a Welsh medium comprehensive school in the town of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, on the coast of south Wales.