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  South Glamorgan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
South Glamorgan as a preserved county since 2003.
South Glamorgan is a ceremonial preserved county of Wales, one of the divisions of the traditional county of Glamorgan.
South Glamorgan is now split into the unitary authorities of Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan, which were the districts of the former administrative county.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/South_Glamorgan   (122 words)

  
 Mid Glamorgan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mid Glamorgan is a ceremonial preserved county of Wales, one of the divisions of the traditional county of Glamorgan.
Mid Glamorgan is now split into the unitary authorities of Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taff.
In 1994, Wick, St Bride's Major, Ewenny and Pentyrch were moved from Mid Glamorgan into South Glamorgan, and in 2003 the part of Caerphilly formerly in Mid Glamorgan was transferred to Gwent.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mid_Glamorgan   (130 words)

  
 GLAMORGAN CASTLE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Thomas Rees Morgan was born in 1832 in Glamorgan, Wales.
In 1904, the building was located on the most commanding spot of the 50-acre plot--814 feet from the street in front to the north and south axis, and the east and west axis in the approximate center of a 796 foot frontage.
Domesticity is in the composition of the south exposure.
www.aviators.stark.k12.oh.us /History.html   (2841 words)

  
 The Commission Areas (Gwent, Mid Glamorgan and South Glamorgan) Order 1996
(2) The South Wales commission area shall consist of the preserved counties of Mid Glamorgan and South Glamorgan, excluding so much of the county borough of Caerphilly as falls within the preserved county of Mid Glamorgan.
This Order is made in connection with the abolition of the existing counties of Gwent, Mid Glamorgan and South Glamorgan by the Local Government (Wales) Act 1994.
It provides for the replacement of the Gwent, Mid Glamorgan and South Glamorgan commission areas by two commission areas to be known as Gwent and South Wales, and comes into force on 1st April 1996.
www.hmso.gov.uk /si/si1996/Uksi_19960676_en_1.htm   (672 words)

  
 GENUKI: GLAMORGAN
Labour Strife in the South Wales Coalfield, 1910 - 1911.
Glamorgan Agriculture in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries.
The Glamorgan Family History Society have published a whole range of indexes to parish records e.g baptisms, marriages and burials, most of these are available for lookups on the Glamorgan Lookup Exchange and all for purchase on Glamorgan Family History Society.
www.genuki.org.uk:8080 /big/wal/GLA   (4030 words)

  
 South Glamorgan on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Created in the 1974 governmental reorganization of Wales from portions of Glamorgan and Monmouthshire, in the 1996 reorganization it was divided between the unitary authorities of Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan.
Glamorgan coach's 'Don't panic' message; CRICKET: County's search for an overseas player continues.(Sport)
Pace duo strike with a wicket blitz to seal Somerset win; Somerset bt Glamorgan by 219 runs.(Cricket)
www.encyclopedia.com /html/S/SthG1la.asp   (252 words)

  
 Llanblethian Castle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The existing site must have been in use by 1200 and it has the stump of a typical Norman rectangular keep, but the surrounding walls and gateway are thought to have been begun by Gilbert V de Clare in c1307 and left incomplete at his death in 1314.
The south front was the best defended side of the large quadrangular bailey 58m long by 60m wide at the north end where the ground falls away to a stream.
Just 10m south of the gatehouse are remains of a keep.
www.castlewales.com /quintin.html   (301 words)

  
 Cardiff (South Glamorgan; Glamorgan), Wales, UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Following the reorganisation of 1996, the Unitary Authority of Cardiff was formed from parts of the administrative counties of South Glamorgan and Mid Glamorgan.
South and Mid Glamorgan were themselves only formed during the 1974 administrative reorganisation, being sub-divisions of the traditional county of Glamorgam that dates back to the middle ages.
Specimens from locations listed here may be labelled as Cardiff, South Glamorgan or Glamorgan depending upon the period that they were collected.
www.mindat.org /loc-24071.html   (260 words)

  
 Glamorgan Record Office
Although the Glamorgan Record Office serves the authorities of Briegend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taff and the Vale of Glamorgan, our specific focus was in the area of South Glamorgan, covering the Cardiff Docks and Butetown in particular.
The 4.8% of the population of South Glamorgan is comprised of:
The county's 'minority ethnic population' is spread unevenly throughout South Glamorgan, although the vast majority reside in Cardiff (91.8%).
www.casbah.ac.uk /surveys/archivereportGLAM.stm   (4740 words)

  
 Rumney Castle
Henry retained possession of the lordships until his death in 1189, and he is known to have repaired or strengthened several castles throughout Wales.
It is not impossible that the works at Newcastle and Rumney were carried out as part of a royal policy which was financed by a source other than that recorded in the Pipe Rolls; for example expenditure of castles under Edward I is not all represented in surviving accounts.
The Norman Invasion of South Wales and Rumney Castle
www.castlewales.com /rumney.html   (1226 words)

  
 BBC - Wales - Badminton - South Glamorgan Open
Badminton comes to town in the shape of the South Glamorgan Open sponsored by local racquet sports retailer Oncourt and supported by the South Glamorgan County Badminton Association.
"The South Glamorgan Open, like many of the eight events on the series is a completely new event with singles, doubles and mixed.
At the end of the eight events, the top players and pairs from each discipline will be invited to a National Final on 13 June 2004 at the Welsh Institute of Sport, Cardiff.
www.bbc.co.uk /wales/southeast/sport/community/pages/badminton_open.shtml   (428 words)

  
 Cardiff & South Glamorgan Travel in the area   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
From the Midlands, the North of England and Scotland it is a straightforward drive via the M6, M5 and M50/M4.
From the South and South West of England, the approach is by M5 and M4.
16 Heathbrook, Llanishen, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF14 5FA.
www.touristnetuk.com /WA/cardiff/travel   (605 words)

  
 WCMC - Sites on the Coast of Dyfed and South West Glamorgan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The marine sublittoral and foreshore habitats are exceptional as they are among the most wave- and tide-exposed in south west Britain.
West Angle Bay is of marine biological importance for its wide variety of littoral habitats.
Consequently, it is one of the richest sites for marine flora and fauna in South and West Wales.
www.wcmc.org.uk /latenews/emergency/milford_haven/milford.sites.html   (1623 words)

  
 Welcome to South Glamorgan Centre's Administration
Rally Secretary and 5 committee members administers the South Glamorgan Centre on a day-to-day basis.
Our aim is to foster and promote caravanning in and around our part of South East Wales.
Members of the South Glamorgan Centre will receive a "Rally Book".
www.southglamorgancentre.co.uk /Administration.htm   (179 words)

  
 Vale of Glamorgan Railway   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Relocation became a priority, and eventually agreement was reached with the Vale of Glamorgan Borough Council to move the Society's base to Barry Island, where its dream of a rail heritage centre could be realised.
The Vale of Glamorgan Railway Company moved from its base at Bute Street in Cardiff, adjacent to Cardiff Bay (formerly Bute Road) station in February and March 1997.
Though the Vale of Glamorgan Railway Society quit at the end of February 1997, the former Taff Vale Railway headquarters is a listed building and will remain on the site until councillors and the Cardiff Bay Development Corporation decide to which use it will be put.
members.aol.com /Walesrails/vogrs.htm   (2832 words)

  
 Valeways Walking in the Vale Of Glamorgan South Wales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Valeways is a registered charity in the Vale of Glamorgan in South Wales working to facilitate and promote country walking, hiking and rambling in the Vale through improving and maintaining footpaths throughout the Vale countryside in the Vale of Glamorgan.
In addition to Valeways Millennium Heritage Trail long distance walk there are many circular walks throughout the Vale country side and along the Glamorgan Heritage Coast.
Valeways also arranges easy walks with a walk leader for new walkers wishing to explore this lovely part of South Wales with others.
www.valeways.org.uk   (255 words)

  
 Family Research in Glamorgan -- UK Genealogy .co.uk
Glamorgan is a coastal county in South Wales.
We have listed details of some of the major archives and libraries in Glamorgan.
If you are visiting one of them and need a map simply click the link on the postcode.
www.ukgenealogy.co.uk /gla.htm   (391 words)

  
 South Glamorgan - McCoy's British Massage Parlour Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
With all the money being spent in Cardiff it is unsurprising that it almost has the aura of a boomtown.
I ahve even been told of one parlour owner buyinga flat in the same bl...
To see everything George said about the scene in South Glamorgan and the full unvarnished truth about the national scene, with photos, click here
www.mccoysguide.com /location.php/MENU-193/ID-188/South-Glamorgan.htm   (183 words)

  
 Indian Restaurants in Cardiff,South Glamorgan
157 Albany Road, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF24 3NT
72 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF11 9DU
186 Whitchurch Road, Heath, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF14 3NB
www.tandoori.co.uk /southglamorgan/cardiff.htm   (98 words)

  
 Jewellery South Glamorgan at Local.co.uk
Jewellery in South Glamorgan at local.co.uk - Find local web sites about Jewellery that cover the South Glamorgan area.
Jewellery in South Wales at local.co.uk - Find local web sites about Jewellery that cover the South Wales area.
While travelling through the vale of glamorgan you will arrive at the ancient town of Llantwit Major.
www.local.co.uk /South_Glamorgan/Jewellery   (302 words)

  
 Herbert R Thomas South Wales UK — Vale of Glamorgan Estate Agents, Cowbridge
Herbert R Thomas has provided professional advice to the agricultural and rural community of Glamorgan and indeed South Wales since the firm was established in 1926.
HRT Commercial operates principally within South Wales but would consider opportunities throughout the UK and seeks to provide a personal service tailored to achieve the aim of our clients.
The firm is the longest established Independent Valuers and Estate Agents in Cowbridge, and proud of its reputation for service to the agricultural, commercial and residential sectors throughout the Vale of Glamorgan and South Wales.
www.hrt.uk.com   (289 words)

  
 Badminton Central Discussion Forums - South Glamorgan Open - 30th/31st October
The ever popular Welsh Senior Series again kicks off in five weeks time with the first event being the South Glamorgan Open.
The Welsh Senior Series is made up of 10 tournaments based around Wales which is open to all players that are registered with their relevant National Body such as BAoE, WBU etc. The Finals will be held at the Welsh Institute of Sport in June.
The details for the South Glamorgan Open are as follows:
www.badmintoncentral.com /forums/showthread.php?t=18641   (351 words)

  
 South Glamorgan directory of health sports fitness and leisure clubs - health-club.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
South Glamorgan directory of health sports fitness and leisure clubs - health-club.net
This page contains a listing of most of the major health, sports and leisure clubs in South Lamorgan, Wales, UK.
We are enhancing the directory, and adding clubs all the time, together with links to the clubs' homepages, so you can see exactly what they can offer, and any other details the clubs supply.
www.health-club.net /s-glamorgan.htm   (685 words)

  
 BBC - Wales - Badminton - South Glamorgan Open
Sean Smith tells us about a new tournament taking place at the Wales National Velodrome at Spytty Park, Newport, on November 1.
Read more about badminton in South East Wales
Are you a badminton player in South East Wales?
bbc.co.uk /wales/southeast/sport/community/pages/badminton_open.shtml   (428 words)

  
 Badders.com Forum - South Glamorgan Open - 30th/31st October
Just a polite reminder that there is one week before entries close for South Glamorgan Open which is being held over the 30th/31st October.
We've had an excellent reponse from the local Cardiff clubs, along with a number of entries from North Wales and Devon.
I would like to thank YC Sports for their sponsorship and Paul Le Tocq from David Lloyd who has been great in getting things organised at the Centre.
www.badders.com /forum/printthread.html?t=1082   (729 words)

  
 Cardiff & South Glamorgan - tourist information guide to holiday accommodation, activities, attractions, historic ...
Cardiff and South Glamorgan - tourist information guide to holiday accommodation, activities, attractions, historic sites.
Packed with attractions in Cardiff and South Wales for all the family.
You'll find places to explore, events to enjoy and activities to discover.
www.touristnetuk.com /Wa/cardiff   (165 words)

  
 British Rail Past & Present No 28 South Wales - Part 2 Mid & South Glamorgan - CS Books
British Rail Past & Present No 28 South Wales - Part 2 Mid & South Glamorgan - CS Books
British Rail Past & Present No 28 South Wales -; Part 2 Mid & South Glamorgan
In this second volume on South Wales,; covering Mid and South Glamorgan, are over 260 photographs featuring -
www.csbooks.co.uk /acatalog/info_WM_0848.html   (101 words)

  
 UK-GolfGuide.com: A Guide To the Golf Courses and Golf Clubs of the South Glamorgan Region in Wales
On this page you will find all the towns in South Glamorgan in Wales having golf clubs in or near them.
Simply click on any given club name to be taken to a detailed information page.
Mention the actual page address or the name and town of the club or course concerned.
www.uk-golfguide.com /wales/south_glamorgan.html   (118 words)

  
 Getting to Penarth Dojo, South Glamorgan, Wales.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The best route to Penarth is probably to go to junction 33 on the M4 motorway, which is signposted for Cardiff West and Cardiff Wales Airport.
A dual carriageway (the A4232) goes south from here.
Follow it right down to the outskirts of Cardiff Marina and Docks.
www.swan.ac.uk /AU/aikido/shobukan/to-penarth.html   (68 words)

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