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Borth (Y Borth), is a village 7 miles north of Aberystwyth in Ceredigion, Mid Wales, on the Ceredigion Coast Path. [1]

59 relations: A String in the Harp, Aberdyfi, Aberystwyth, Antarctic, Birch, Boarding house, Bog, Borth Lifeboat Station, Borth railway station, Borth Wild Animal Kingdom, Cambrian Line, Camping, Cantre'r Gwaelod, Caravan (towed trailer), Cardiganshire County Council, Census, Ceredigion, Ceredigion (UK Parliament constituency), Ceredigion Coast Path, Coastal management, Cors Fochno, Country club, Dyfed, Dyfi National Nature Reserve, Dyfi Valley Way, Frank Bickerton, Hazel, Hinterland (TV series), Hostel, Hypoxia (environmental), Lindsay Ashford, Llandre, Man and the Biosphere Programme, Mark Williams (politician), Member of parliament, Michael Oliver (cardiologist), Mid Wales, Nancy Bond, Oak, Peat, Pine, Project Gutenberg, Radiocarbon dating, River Dovey, Rutland, S4C, Seaside resort, Submerged forest, The Square Festival, Typhoid fever, ..., UNESCO, United Kingdom census, 1991, United Kingdom census, 2001, Uppingham School, Wales, Wards and electoral divisions of the United Kingdom, Welsh language, Willow, Ynyslas. Expand index (9 more) »

A String in the Harp

A String in the Harp is a children's fantasy novel by Nancy Bond first published in 1976.

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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.

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

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The Antarctic (US English, UK English or and or) is a polar region around the Earth's South Pole, opposite the Arctic region around the North Pole.

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A birch is a thin-leaved deciduous hardwood tree of the genus Betula, in the family Betulaceae, which also includes alders, hazels, and hornbeams.

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Boarding house

A boarding house is a house (frequently a family home) in which lodgers rent one or more rooms for one or more nights, and sometimes for extended periods of weeks, months, and years.

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A bog is a wetland that accumulates peat, a deposit of dead plant material—often mosses, and in a majority of cases, sphagnum moss.

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Borth Lifeboat Station

Borth Lifeboat Station (based in Borth, Ceredigion, Wales) was first established by the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) in June 1966.

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Borth railway station

Borth railway station is a railway station on the Cambrian Line in mid-Wales, serving the village of Borth near Aberystwyth.

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Borth Wild Animal Kingdom

Borth Wild Animal Kingdom, formerly known as Borth Animalarium, is a zoo, located in the seaside Welsh town of Borth, 7 miles north of Aberystwyth in the county of Ceredigion, Mid Wales.

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Cambrian Line

The Cambrian Line (Welsh: Rheilffordd y Cambrian) is a railway that runs from Shrewsbury (in Shropshire, England) to Aberystwyth (in Ceredigion) and Pwllheli (in Gwynedd), both on the west coast of Wales.

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Camping is an outdoor activity involving overnight stays away from home in a shelter, such as a tent.

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Cantre'r Gwaelod

Cantre'r Gwaelod, also known as Cantref Gwaelod or Cantref y Gwaelod (The Lowland Hundred), is a legendary ancient sunken kingdom said to have occupied a tract of fertile land lying between Ramsey Island and Bardsey Island in what is now Cardigan Bay to the west of Wales.

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Caravan (towed trailer)

A caravan, travel trailer, camper or camper trailer is towed behind a road vehicle to provide a place to sleep which is more comfortable and protected than a tent (although there are fold-down trailer tents).

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Cardiganshire County Council

See also Ceredigion County Council, the post-1996 unitary authority.

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A census is the procedure of systematically acquiring and recording information about the members of a given population.

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Ceredigion is a county in the Mid Wales area of Wales and previously was a minor kingdom.

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Ceredigion (UK Parliament constituency)

Ceredigion, formerly Cardiganshire, is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament.

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Ceredigion Coast Path

The Ceredigion Coast Path (Llwybr Arfordir Ceredigion) is a waymarked long distance footpath in the United Kingdom, on the coast of Ceredigion, Wales.

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Coastal management

Coastal management is defence against flooding and erosion, and techniques that stop erosion to claim lands.

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Cors Fochno

Cors Fochno is a raised peat mire located near to the village of Borth, in the county of Ceredigion, Wales.

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Country club

A country club is a privately owned club, often with a membership quota and admittance by invitation or sponsorship, that generally offers both a variety of recreational sports and facilities for dining and entertaining.

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Dyfed is a preserved county of Wales. It was created on 1 April 1974, as an amalgamation of the three pre-existing counties of Cardiganshire, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire. It was abolished twenty-two years later, on 1 April 1996, when the three original counties were reinstated, Cardiganshire being renamed Ceredigion the following day. The name "Dyfed" is retained for certain ceremonial and other purposes. It is a mostly rural county in southwestern Wales with a coastline on the Irish Sea and the Bristol Channel.

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Dyfi National Nature Reserve

The Dyfi National Nature Reserve, managed by Natural Resources Wales, the successor body to the Countryside Council for Wales, is located north of Aberystwyth in the county of Ceredigion, Wales on the Dyfi estuary.

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Dyfi Valley Way

The Dyfi Valley Way is a long distance footpath in Mid Wales.

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Frank Bickerton

Francis Howard Bickerton (15 January 1889 – 21 August 1954) was an English treasure-hunter, Antarctic explorer, soldier, aeronaut, entrepreneur, big-game hunter and movie-maker.

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The hazel (Corylus) is a genus of deciduous trees and large shrubs native to the temperate Northern Hemisphere.

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Hinterland (TV series)

Y Gwyll (English translation: The Dusk), titled Hinterland in the English-language version, is a British noir police detective drama Welsh television series broadcast on S4C.

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Hostels provide budget-oriented, sociable accommodation where guests can rent a bed, usually a bunk bed, in a dormitory and share a bathroom, lounge and sometimes a kitchen.

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Hypoxia (environmental)

Hypoxia refers to low oxygen conditions.

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Lindsay Ashford

Lindsay Ashford is a British crime novelist and journalist.

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Llandre, or Llanfihangel Genau'r Glyn, is a village in Ceredigion, Wales.

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Man and the Biosphere Programme

Man and the Biosphere Programme (MAB) is an intergovernmental scientific programme, launched in 1971 by UNESCO, that aims to establish a scientific basis for the improvement of relationships between people and their environments.

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Mark Williams (politician)

Mark Fraser Williams (born 24 March 1966) is a British Welsh Liberal Democrat politician and former Member of Parliament (MP) for the Ceredigion constituency, a seat he gained from Plaid Cymru in 2005 and then lost again to Ben Lake of Plaid Cymru in the 2017 General Election.

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Member of parliament

A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.

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Michael Oliver (cardiologist)

Professor Michael Francis Oliver CBE, FRCP, FRSE (1925-2015) was a British cardiologist.

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Mid Wales

Mid Wales (Canolbarth Cymru or simply Y Canolbarth "The Midlands") is the name given to the central region of Wales.

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Nancy Bond

Nancy Barbara Bond is an American author of children's literature.

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An oak is a tree or shrub in the genus Quercus (Latin "oak tree") of the beech family, Fagaceae.

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Peat, also called turf, is an accumulation of partially decayed vegetation or organic matter that is unique to natural areas called peatlands, bogs, mires, moors, or muskegs.

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A pine is any conifer in the genus Pinus,, of the family Pinaceae.

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Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg (PG) is a volunteer effort to digitize and archive cultural works, to "encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks".

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Radiocarbon dating

Radiocarbon dating (also referred to as carbon dating or carbon-14 dating) is a method for determining the age of an object containing organic material by using the properties of radiocarbon, a radioactive isotope of carbon.

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River Dovey

The River Dyfi (Afon Dyfi in Welsh) is a river in Mid Wales.

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Rutland is a landlocked county in the East Midlands of England, bounded to the west and north by Leicestershire, to the northeast by Lincolnshire and the southeast by Northamptonshire.

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S4C (from the Welsh Sianel Pedwar Cymru, meaning "Channel 4 Wales") is a Welsh-language British public-service TV channel broadcast throughout the UK and Republic of Ireland.

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Seaside resort

A seaside resort is a resort town or resort hotel, located on the coast.

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Submerged forest

A submerged forest is the in situ remains of trees (especially tree stumps) that lie submerged beneath a bay, sea, ocean, lake, or other body of water.

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The Square Festival

The Square Festival is an annual music festival held in Borth, Ceredigion, Mid Wales, which was set up in 2005 as a small festival for the small seaside village.

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Typhoid fever

Typhoid fever, also known simply as typhoid, is a bacterial infection due to ''Salmonella'' typhi that causes symptoms.

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The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.

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United Kingdom census, 1991

A nationwide census, commonly known as Census 1991, was conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday 21 April 1991.

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United Kingdom census, 2001

A nationwide census, known as Census 2001, was conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday, 29 April 2001.

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Uppingham School

Uppingham School is a co-educational independent school situated in the small market town of Uppingham in Rutland, England.

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Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.

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Wards and electoral divisions of the United Kingdom

The wards and electoral divisions in the United Kingdom are electoral districts at sub-national level represented by one or more councillors.

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Welsh language

Welsh (Cymraeg or y Gymraeg) is a member of the Brittonic branch of the Celtic languages.

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Willows, also called sallows, and osiers, form the genus Salix, around 400 speciesMabberley, D.J. 1997.

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Ynyslas (meaning "blue island") is a small Welsh village about 1.5 miles north of Borth and 8 miles north of Aberystwyth, within the county of Ceredigion.

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