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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.
Anglesey (Ynys Môn) is an island situated on the north coast of Wales with an area of.
The Annual Population Survey (APS) is a combined statistical survey of households in Great Britain which is conducted quarterly by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Many large local government councils in the United Kingdom have a system of area committees, with responsibility for services in a particular part of the area covered by the council.
Bala (Welsh: Y Bala) is a market town and community in Gwynedd, Wales.
Bangor University (Prifysgol Bangor) is a university in Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales.
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.
Bedwyr Lewis Jones (1 September 1933 – 28 August 1992) was a Welsh scholar, literary critic and linguist.
Bethesda is a town on the River Ogwen and the A5 road on the edge of Snowdonia, in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, colloquially called Pesda by the locals.
Bryn Fôn (born 27 August 1954) is a Welsh actor and singer-songwriter.
Sir Bryn Terfel Jones, (born 9 November 1965) is a Welsh bass-baritone opera and concert singer.
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615.
Caernarfonshire (Sir Gaernarfon), historically spelled as Caernarvonshire or Carnarvonshire in English, is one of the thirteen historic counties, a vice-county and a former administrative county of Wales.
Ceredigion is a county in the Mid Wales area of Wales and previously was a minor kingdom.
Yousseph "Chico" Slimani (born 2 April 1971) is a British singer who rose to prominence in the United Kingdom after reaching the quarter-finals of the 2005 series of the talent show The X Factor.
Sir Bertram Clough Williams-Ellis, CBE, MC (28 May 1883 – 9 April 1978) was a British architect known chiefly as the creator of the Italianate village of Portmeirion in North Wales.
Clwyd is a preserved county of Wales, situated in the north-east corner of the country; it is named after the River Clwyd, which runs through the county.
Conwy County Borough (Welsh: Bwrdeistref Sirol Conwy) is a unitary authority area in the north of Wales.
Criccieth (Cricieth) is a town and community on the Llyn peninsula in the Eifionydd area of Gwynedd in Wales.
Crystal Palace Football Club is a professional football club based in Selhurst, London, that plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
Dafydd Elis-Thomas, Baron Elis-Thomas, PC (born 18 October 1946) is a Welsh politician, representing the Dwyfor Meirionnydd constituency in the National Assembly for Wales.
David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor, (17 January 1863 – 26 March 1945) was a British statesman of the Liberal Party and the final Liberal to serve as Prime Minister.
Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych) is a county in north-east Wales, named after the historic county of Denbighshire, but with substantially different borders.
Historic Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych) is one of thirteen traditional counties in Wales, a vice-county and a former administrative county, which covers an area in north east Wales.
A disc jockey, often abbreviated as DJ, is a person who plays existing recorded music for a live audience.
The Borough of Aberconwy was one of five districts of Gwynedd, north-west Wales, from 1974 to 1996.
Arfon was one of five districts of Gwynedd, Wales, from 1974 to 1996.
In 1974, Wales was re-divided for local government purposes into thirty-seven districts.
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.
Duffy (born 23 June 1984 as Amy Anne Duffy) is a Welsh singer, songwriter and actress.
Dwyfor was one of the five local government districts of Gwynedd, Wales from 1974 to 1996, covering the Llŷn peninsula.
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.
Edeirnion or Edeyrnion is an area of the county of Denbighshire and an ancient commote of medieval Wales in the cantref of Penllyn.
Eglwysbach is a village and community in Conwy county borough, Wales.
Elin Fflur Llewelyn Jones, known professionally as Elin Fflur, is a Welsh singer and songwriter from Wales.
An ethnonym (from the ἔθνος, éthnos, "nation" and ὄνομα, ónoma, "name") is a name applied to a given ethnic group.
Ffestiniog is a community in Gwynedd in Wales, containing several villages, in particular the settlements of Llan Ffestiniog and Blaenau Ffestiniog.
Flintshire (Sir y Fflint) is a principal area of Wales, known as a county.
Llansanffraid Glan Conwy, usually shortened to Glan Conwy, is a village, community and electoral ward in Conwy County Borough, Wales.
Gwyn Hughes Jones is a Welsh operatic tenor.
Gwynedd Constabulary was the Home Office police force for the counties of Caernarfonshire, Anglesey and Merionethshire, Wales.
Gwynedd Council (Cyngor Gwynedd) is the governing body for the principal area of Gwynedd, one of the subdivisions of Wales within the United Kingdom.
Harlech is a seaside resort in Gwynedd within the historic boundaries of Merionethshire in north-west Wales.
Hedd Wyn (born Ellis Humphrey Evans, 13 January 188731 July 1917) was a Welsh-language poet who was killed on the first day of the Battle of Passchendaele during World War I. He was posthumously awarded the bard's chair at the 1917 National Eisteddfod.
The office of High Sheriff of Gwynedd was established in 1974 as part of the creation of the county of Gwynedd in Wales following the Local Government Act 1972, and effectively replaced the shrievalties of the amalgamated counties of Anglesey, Caernarfonshire and Merionethshire.
The historic counties of Wales are sub-divisions of Wales.
Hywel Williams (born 14 May 1953) is a Welsh politician and Plaid Cymru Member of Parliament for Arfon.
Inverness Caledonian Thistle Football Club is a professional football club based in Inverness, Scotland.
ISO 3166-2:GB is the entry for the United Kingdom in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.
Joan Hutt (1913–1985) was a British artist who spent most of her career in North Wales.
Sir John Edward Lloyd (who wrote as J. E. Lloyd) (5 May 1861 – 20 June 1947), was a Welsh historian, the author of the first serious history of the country's formative years, A History of Wales from the Earliest Times to the Edwardian Conquest, 2 vols.
The Kingdom of England (French: Royaume d'Angleterre; Danish: Kongeriget England; German: Königreich England) was a sovereign state on the island of Great Britain from the 10th century—when it emerged from various Anglo-Saxon kingdoms—until 1707, when it united with Scotland to form the Kingdom of Great Britain.
The Principality or Kingdom of Gwynedd (Medieval Latin: Venedotia or Norwallia; Middle Welsh: Guynet) was one of several successor states to the Roman Empire that emerged in sub-Roman Britain in the 5th century during the Anglo-Saxon settlement of Britain.
Group Captain Leslie Bonnet, MA, LLB, Order of the Cloud and Banner with Special Rosette (22 August 1902 – 10 December 1985) was an RAF officer, short-story writer and duck-breeder, creating the Welsh Harlequin Duck, the only true Welsh duck breed.
The fifty-seventh Parliament of the United Kingdom is the legislature of the United Kingdom following the 2017 general election of Members of Parliament (MPs) to the House of Commons.
This is a list of cities, towns and villages in the principal area of Gwynedd, Wales.
This is a list of schools in Gwynedd in Wales.
This is a list of subdivisions of Wales by the percentage of those professing some skills in the Welsh language in the 2011 UK census.
This is a list of principal areas of Wales ordered by area.
This is a list of principal areas of Wales ordered by population.
Elizabeth Saville Roberts (16 December 1964) is a Welsh Plaid Cymru politician.
Llanberis is a village, community and electoral ward in Gwynedd, northwest Wales, on the southern bank of the lake Llyn Padarn and at the foot of Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales.
Llanddeiniolen is a community in the county of Gwynedd, Wales, and is from Cardiff and from London.
Llanllyfni is a small village and a community in Gwynedd, 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.
Llanystumdwy is a predominantly Welsh-speaking village, community and electoral ward on the Llŷn Peninsula of Gwynedd in Wales.
The Llŷn Peninsula (Penrhyn Llŷn or italic) extends into the Irish Sea from north west Wales, south west of the Isle of Anglesey.
Llŷr Huws Gruffydd, (born 25 September 1970) is a Welsh Plaid Cymru politician, and a Member of the Welsh Assembly for the North Wales region.
The Local Government (Wales) Act 1994 (c. 19) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which created the current local government structure in Wales of 22 unitary authority areas, referred to as principal areas in the Act, and abolished the previous two-tier structure of counties and districts.
The Local Government Act 1972 is an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom that reformed local government in England and Wales on 1 April 1974.
Since 1 April 1996, Wales has been divided into 22 single-tier principal areas for local government purposes.
This is an incomplete list of people who have served as Lord Lieutenant for Gwynedd.
The Lord-Lieutenant is the British monarch's personal representative in each county of the United Kingdom.
Luxembourg (Lëtzebuerg; Luxembourg, Luxemburg), officially the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, is a landlocked country in western Europe.
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.
Meirionnydd is a coastal and mountainous region of Wales.
A Member of the European Parliament (MEP) is a person who has been elected to serve as a popular representative in the European Parliament.
The National Assembly for Wales is composed of 60 members known as Assembly Members or AMs (in Welsh: Aelodau'r Cynulliad or ACau).
The Menai Strait (Afon Menai, the "River Menai") is a narrow stretch of shallow tidal water about long, which separates the island of Anglesey from the mainland of Wales.
Merionethshire or Merioneth (Meirionnydd or Sir Feirionnydd) is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales, a vice county and a former administrative county.
Michelle Margaret Freda Brown (née Baxendale; born 30 December 1969) is a British politician who has been a UK Independence Party Member of the National Assembly for Wales for North Wales since the 2016 election.
Mid and West Wales is an electoral region of the National Assembly for Wales, consisting of eight constituencies.
Nathan Lee Gill (born 6 July 1973) is a British politician who is a Member of the European Parliament for the Wales region for the UK Independence Party (UKIP), elected in 2014 and from 2016 to 2017 also an independent Member of the National Assembly for Wales.
The National Assembly for Wales (Cynulliad Cenedlaethol Cymru; commonly known as the Welsh Assembly) is a devolved parliament with power to make legislation in Wales.
Nefyn is a small town and community on the north west coast of the Llŷn Peninsula in Gwynedd, Wales.
North Wales (Gogledd Cymru) is an unofficial region of Wales.
North Wales is an electoral region of the National Assembly for Wales, consisting of nine constituencies.
North Wales Police (Heddlu Gogledd Cymru) is the territorial police force responsible for policing North Wales.
In the United Kingdom, the Office for National Statistics maintains a series of codes to represent a wide range of geographical areas of the UK, for use in tabulating census and other statistical data.
Opera (English plural: operas; Italian plural: opere) is a form of theatre in which music has a leading role and the parts are taken by singers.
Owain Fôn Williams (born 17 March 1987) is a Welsh professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Indy Eleven, on loan from Inverness Caledonian Thistle.
Tucked away in the upland valley of the River Machno, the scenic, sleepy village of Penmachno is 4 miles south of Betws-y-Coed in the county of Conwy, North Wales.
Penrhyndeudraeth ("peninsula with two beaches") is a small town in the Welsh county of Gwynedd.
Porthmadog, known locally as "Port", is a small coastal town and community in the Eifionydd area of Gwynedd, in Wales.
Portmeirion is a tourist village in Gwynedd, North Wales.
Powys is a principal area, a county and one of the preserved counties of Wales.
The preserved counties of Wales are the current areas used in Wales for the ceremonial purposes of lieutenancy and shrievalty.
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom is the head of the United Kingdom government.
Pwllheli is a community and the main market town of the Llŷn Peninsula (Penrhyn Llŷn) in Gwynedd, north-western Wales.
The River Dyfi (Afon Dyfi in Welsh) is a river in Mid Wales.
Roman Britain (Britannia or, later, Britanniae, "the Britains") was the area of the island of Great Britain that was governed by the Roman Empire, from 43 to 410 AD.
Sain (Welsh for Audio), in full – Recordiau Sain Cyf (Audio Records Ltd) is a Welsh record label, which took part in the Welsh folk revival.
Alexander Paul Coe (born 4 September 1969) is a British DJ, record producer and Grammy Award nominee.
Siân Gwenllian is a Welsh politician, who was elected to the National Assembly for Wales in the 2016 election.
Snowdonia (Eryri) is a mountainous region in northwestern Wales and a national park of in area.
Colonel Thomas Edward Lawrence, (16 August 1888 – 19 May 1935) was a British archaeologist, military officer, diplomat, and writer.
Trawsfynydd (Welsh for "across mountain") is a village in Gwynedd, Wales, adjacent to the A470 north of Bronaber and Dolgellau near Blaenau Ffestiniog.
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.
A unitary authority is a type of local authority that has a single tier and is responsible for all local government functions within its area or performs additional functions which elsewhere in the relevant country are usually performed by national government or a higher level of sub-national government.
A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.
The Wales national football team (Tîm pêl-droed cenedlaethol Cymru) represents Wales in international football.
Wayne Robert Hennessey (born 24 January 1987) is a Welsh professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Crystal Palace and the Wales national team.
The Welsh Harlequin is a breed of domestic duck originating in Wales.
Welsh (Cymraeg or y Gymraeg) is a member of the Brittonic branch of the Celtic languages.