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  • proper n. A maritime traditional county of Wales, bordered by Carmarthenshire and Cardiganshire.
  • proper n. A local government principal area, bordered by Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion.


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  • Paradoxically, my previous experience of the ocean – summer holidays in Pembrokeshire and Cornwall – had given my Atlantic an undoubted turquoise tint.

    Atlantic: A Vast Ocean of a Million Stories by Simon Winchester – review

  • Plaid suggested that on these figures the only changes in Assembly composition would be that it would win Carmarthen West and Pembrokeshire from the Conservatives, but lose a Mid and West Wales regional seat to the Tories, while in North Wales the Liberal Democrats would lose their regional seat to the Conservatives.

    Archive 2008-10-01

  • Elsewhere Independent-run administrations are to continue governing in Pembrokeshire, Powys and Ynys Môn, whilst a Plaid-Independent coalition is set to run Caerffili.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • An interesting case here of a potential manatee sighting in Pembrokeshire waters ...

    Archive 2008-08-01

  • At length it was resolved to send for Dewi, a celebrated teacher of theology at Mynyw in Pembrokeshire, who from motives of humility had not appeared in the assembly.

    Wild Wales

  • [1] Fourteen hundred French troops had landed in Pembrokeshire on the night of 22 – 23 February 1797.

    Letter 205

  • I am to start married life in the palace of Lamphey, Pembrokeshire, which is in the heart of horrible Wales.

    The Red Queen

  • Demetia is the district now called Pembrokeshire, where a colony of Normans established themselves after the Norman Conquest.

    An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800

  • St David was the founder of a religious community on the spot which later became a cathedral in his name in Pembrokeshire in the far west of Wales. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • The Holyhead protest follows a rally last Tuesday at the Milford Haven station in Pembrokeshire, which is also under threat as the Maritime and Coastguard Agency MCA seeks to save £210m over 25 years.

    BBC News - Home


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