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Flint (Y Fflint) is a town in Flintshire, Wales, lying on the estuary of the River Dee. [1]

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Andy Holden

Andy Holden (born 14 September 1962 in Flint, Flintshire, Wales) is a Welsh former football player.

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Association football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.

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Bagillt is a small town, overlooking the Dee Estuary, near Holywell in Flintshire, Wales.

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Cardiff Central railway station

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.

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Cheshire (or; archaically the County Palatine of Chester; abbreviated Ches.) is a county in North West England, bordering Merseyside and Greater Manchester to the north, Derbyshire to the east, Staffordshire and Shropshire to the south and Wales to the west (bordering Wrexham and Flintshire).

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Clwyd is a preserved county of Wales, situated in the north-east, bordering England with Cheshire to its east, Shropshire to the south-east, and the Welsh counties of Gwynedd to its immediate west and Powys to the south.

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Community (Wales)

A community (cymuned) is a division of land in Wales that forms the lowest tier of local government in Wales.

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Cornist Hall

Cornish Hall is a large house west-southwest of the town of Flint, Flintshire, Wales.

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County town

A county town is a county's current or former administrative centre in the United Kingdom, Ireland, or Jamaica.

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Cymru Alliance

The Huws Gray Alliance (the new three year sponsorship-related name for the Cymru Alliance League) is a football league and forms the second level of the Welsh football league system in north and central Wales.

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David Hanson (politician)

David George Hanson (born 5 July 1957) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Delyn since 1992.

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Delyn (Assembly constituency)

Delyn is a constituency of the National Assembly for Wales.

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Delyn (UK Parliament constituency)

Delyn is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, first used in the 1983 General Election.

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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 is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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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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European Union

The European Union (EU) is a politico-economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.

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Euston railway station

Euston railway station or London Euston is a central London railway terminus and one of 19 stations managed by Network Rail.

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FIFA World Cup

The FIFA World Cup, often simply called the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body.

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Flint Castle

Flint Castle (Castell y Fflint) located in Flint, Flintshire, was the first of a series of castles built during King Edward I's campaign to conquer Wales.

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Flint railway station

Flint railway station serves the town of Flint in Flintshire, North Wales.

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Flint television relay station

The Flint television relay station was an analogue television transmitter housed on a residential tower block called Bolingbroke Heights at the centre of the Town of Flint in North Wales.

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Flint Town United F.C.

Flint Town United FC is a Welsh football club representing the Flintshire town of Flint in Wales.

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Flintshire (Sir y Fflint) is the most north-easterly county in Wales bordering the English county of Cheshire to the east, Denbighshire to the west and Wrexham County Borough to the south.

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Flintshire County Council

Flintshire County Council is the unitary local authority for the present-day Welsh administrative county of Flintshire (not to be confused with the historic Flintshire), one of the administrative subdivisions of Wales.

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Forward (association football)

Forwards are the players on an association football team who play nearest to the opposing team's goal, and are therefore most responsible for scoring goals.

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Gorsedd stones

Gorsedd Stones (Cerrig yr Orsedd.) are groups of standing stones constructed for the National Eisteddfod of Wales.

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Halkyn (Helygain; Flintshire Welsh: Lygian) is a village in Flintshire, north-east Wales and situated between Pentre Halkyn, Northop and Rhosesmor.

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Harlech is a town and seaside resort in Gwynedd, within the historical boundaries of Meirionnydd in northwest Wales.

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Henry IV of England

Henry IV (15 April 1367 – 20 March 1413) was King of England and Lord of Ireland from 1399 to 1413 and asserted the claim of his grandfather, Edward III, to the Kingdom of France.

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Holyhead railway station

Holyhead railway station (Gorsaf reilffordd Caergybi) serves the Welsh town of Holyhead (Caergybi) on Holy Island, Anglesey.

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Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson

Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, KB (29 September 1758 – 21 October 1805) was a British flag officer in the Royal Navy.

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Ian Puleston-Davies

Ian Puleston-Davies (born 6 September 1958) is a Welsh actor and writer.

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Ian Rush

Ian James Rush, MBE, (born 20 October 1961, St Asaph) is a Welsh former footballer.

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Irish people

The Irish people (Muintir na hÉireann or Na hÉireannaigh) are a nation and ethnic group who originate from the island of Ireland and its associated islands.

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J. M. W. Turner

Joseph Mallord William Turner, RA (baptised 14 May 177519 December 1851) was an English Romanticist landscape painter.

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Jade Jones (taekwondo)

Jade Louise Jones MBE (born 21 March 1993) is a Welsh taekwondo athlete who represented Team GB at the 2012 Summer Olympics, winning Britain's first taekwondo gold medal, in the women's 57 kg category.

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John Speed

John Speed (1552 – 28 July 1629) was an English cartographer and historian.

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Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.

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Liverpool is a city in Merseyside, England, on the eastern side of the Mersey Estuary.

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Liverpool F.C.

Liverpool Football Club are a Premier League football club based in Liverpool, England.

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Llandudno railway station

Llandudno railway station serves the town of Llandudno, Wales, and is the terminus of a branch line from Llandudno Junction on the Crewe to Holyhead North Wales Coast Line.

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Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville (generally pronounced or by natives, and by others) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 30th-most populous city in the United States.

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Madog ap Llywelyn

Madog ap Llywelyn (died after 1312) was from a junior branch of the House of Aberffraw and a distant relation of Llywelyn ap Gruffudd, the last recognised native Prince of Wales.

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Manchester Piccadilly station

Manchester Piccadilly is the principal railway station in Manchester, England.

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Merseyside is a metropolitan county in North West England, with a population of 1.38 million.

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Metropolitan Borough of Wirral

The Metropolitan Borough of Wirral is a metropolitan borough of Merseyside, in North West England.

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Middle Ages

In European history, the Middle Ages or Medieval period lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Mold, Flintshire

Mold (Yr Wyddgrug) is a town in Flintshire, Wales, on the River Alyn.

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Monty Python

Monty Python (sometimes known as The Pythons) were a British surreal comedy group who created the sketch comedy show Monty Python's Flying Circus, that first aired on the BBC on 5 October 1969.

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Municipal charter

A city charter or town charter (generically, municipal charter) is a legal document (charter) establishing a municipality such as a city or town.

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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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North Wales Coast Line

The North Wales Coast Line (Rheilffordd Arfordir Gogledd Cymru), also known as the North Wales Main Line, is the railway line from Crewe to Holyhead.

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Owain Glyndŵr

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).

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Polish language

Polish (język polski, polszczyzna) is a Slavic language spoken primarily in Poland and the native language of the Poles.

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Rhuddlan (approximately "RITH-lan") is a town, community and electoral ward in the county of Denbighshire within the historic boundaries of Flintshire, in north Wales.

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Richard II (play)

King Richard the Second is a history play by William Shakespeare believed to have been written in approximately 1595.

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Richard II of England

Richard II (6 January 1367 – c. 14 February 1400), also known as Richard of Bordeaux, was King of England from 1377 until he was deposed on 30 September 1399.

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River Dee, Wales

The River Dee (Afon Dyfrdwy, Deva Fluvius) is a river in the United Kingdom.

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Ron Hewitt (footballer, born 1928)

Ronald "Ron" Hewitt (21 June 1928, Flint, Flintshire – 23 September 2001) was a Wales international football player.

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St Richard Gwyn Catholic High School, Flint

St Richard Gwyn Catholic High School is a Catholic comprehensive school serving the population of Flintshire in North Wales.

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Storeton transmitting station

Storeton transmitting station (also commonly known as Storeton transmitter) is a television relay and radio transmitter and mast on Storeton Ridge, Higher Bebington, Wirral, UK (national grid reference: SJ314841).

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Terry Gilliam

Terrence Vance "Terry" Gilliam (born 22 November 1940) is an American-born British screenwriter, film director, animator, actor, comedian and member of the Monty Python comedy troupe.

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Thomas Totty

Thomas Totty (1746 - 2 June 1802) was a Welsh naval officer of the Napoleonic Wars.

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Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise (born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV; July 3, 1962) is an American actor and filmmaker.

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Tower block

A tower block, high-rise, apartment tower, residential tower, apartment block, block of flats, or office tower is a tall building or structure used as a residential and/or office building.

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

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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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United Kingdom Census 2011

A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.

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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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Welsh language

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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Welsh people

The Welsh people (Cymry) are a nation and ethnic group native to, or otherwise associated with, Wales and the Welsh language.

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West Coast Main Line

The West Coast Main Line (WCML) is a major inter-city railway route in the United Kingdom.

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William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised) – 23 April 1616) was an English:poet,:playwright, actor and an Italophile, who is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

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Wirral Peninsula

Wirral or the Wirral is a peninsula in North West England.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flint,_Flintshire

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