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  South West England - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
South West England is one of the regions of England.
South West England is one of the constituencies used for elections to the European Parliament.
The South West of England is well known for producing Cheddar cheese, named after Cheddar gorge, which is located close to Bristol, and for cider.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/South_West_England   (672 words)

  
 The south west of England
The south west is the largest of the English regions (23,829 km) covering Bristol, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire.
The west of England (the former county of Avon) contributes one quarter of the region’s GDP with Bristol alone accounting for almost half of this.
They all form part of a creative infrastructure which is crucial to the south west’s engagement with the creative and knowledge economy, as well as providing a solid resource base for sustainable tourism.
www.sportengland.org /south_west   (445 words)

  
 South and South West England - TravelPuppy.com
Central Southern England and the Southwest is home to many of England’s top seaside resort areas, particularly in Devon and Cornwall, the Isle of Wight and along the Dorset coast.
The town of Taunton lies to the west of the county, near the southern end of the Quantock Hills.
England’s southwesternmost county, Cornwall is a Celtic land of rugged coastline, fishing villages and small seaside resorts.
travelpuppy.com /england/south.htm   (1083 words)

  
 South and South West England - England TravelPuppy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The town of Taunton lies to the west of the county, near the southern end of the wooded Quantock Hills.
England’s southwesternmost county, Cornwall is a Celtic land of rugged coastline, disused tin mines, attractive fishing villages and small seaside resorts.
The nearby south coastline bears the name of the Cornish Riviera, and is lined with resorts including Mevagissey, Polperro and Falmouth, where Pendennis Castle houses the National Maritime Museum’s Cornwall branch.
travelpuppy.com /england/south-england.htm   (2058 words)

  
 South West of England   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The South West of England is the largest region in England, covering an area of 24,000 sq km.
The South West has attracted many of the world’s leading ICT companies including Hewlett Packard, Ericsson, Motorola and Lucent and is proving itself to be a fast growth, progressive region, more than ready to compete in the global markets of the 21st century.
The M4 motorway, running east to west, and the M5 motorway, running north to south, meet in the region, which means that 90% of the UK population is accessible within four hours of this area.
www.uktradeinvestusa.com /DBUK/invest/other_show.asp?SarticleType=8&Other_ID=116   (377 words)

  
 South West England Brand Centre
This site is the home of the South West Brand identity - an identity that has been built to promote the region and to change perceptions of what the region can offer to both businesses and visitors.
All we ask is that you register first and that you follow the simple guidelines given.
Details of the campaign can be found here and the bottom line is that you'll be receiving the benefit of this multi-million regional promotion programme every time you use the identity.
www.southwestbrand.info   (200 words)

  
 Arts Council England : South West homepage
This section is dedicated to information about the south west.
It attracts an impressive line up of craftspeople from the south west and the rest of the country, demonstrating the region's valuable contribution to the creative economy.
A group of new and emerging designer makers from the south west will be exhibiting their work in London as part of a series of events to exhibit the best crafts from England and across the world.
www.artscouncil.org.uk /regions/homepage.php?rid=7   (356 words)

  
 South West England - The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
South West England - The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
Choughs - members of the crow family with red legs and curved, red beaks - are found on the Atlantic coastal fringe of the UK.
How local food initiatives in the South West are making the link between food and the environment.
www.rspb.org.uk /england/southwest/index.asp   (250 words)

  
 Green Party South West   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The South West Green Party is very pleased to have gained two new Principal Authority Councillors in this May’s local elections, including our first councillor on Bristol City Council.
The South West Region was created by the Government to help with regional planning and development.
The next European election will be in June 2009, and the South West region will be looking to return at least one Green MEP to represent the substantial Green concerns of people living in the region.
southwest.greenparty.org.uk   (405 words)

  
 South West Fencing Website - British Fencing in the South West of England
After seizing the Winton Cup inter-regions championship in 2005 from a formerly dominant South East team, a long weekend of competition at the 2006 event in Stoke proved to be a tough challenge for the South West's fencing team.
The Eden Cup and Leon Paul Cup took place at Whitgift in South Croydon over the weekend of 22/23rd Oct. These are the premier international foil events in the UK, with the standard usually higher than even the British Championships.
Three of the South West’s veteran fencers from Glastonbury Fencing Club have just returned from representing GB at Tampa, USA where they competed with 18 other nations in the 2005 World Championships.
www.southwestfencing.net   (648 words)

  
 South West Restaurants: Dining in South West, England   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
From simple meals to elegant 5 course extravaganzas, we have the perfect restaurant in South West to satisfy even the most discriminating tastes.
Whatever your culinary delectation, lastminute.com has a great choice of tasty pleasures from restaurants in South West.
Tell us about South West in your own free blog at lastminuteliving.com
www.lastminute.com /site/find/World/Europe/United-Kingdom/England/South-West/South-West--Restaurant.html   (341 words)

  
 Haunted South & West England
The South West - home of King Arthur and containing some of the most fantastic prehistoric monuments in the world at Stonehenge and Avebury.
It is also home to Glastonbury, a place of great spiritual power, as well as the beautiful Cotswolds and the bleak moorland of Exmoor and Dartmoor.
Celtic Cornwall is full of legends - a land of stone circles surrounded by some of the finest coastal scenery in the world.
www.afallon.com /sweng.htm   (183 words)

  
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 SWRDA : HOME
A former Army Lieutenant Colonel has begun his job to make the most of South West England's contribution to the 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic...
The South West RDA Board met on the 22 May in Exeter.
Assessing the performance of the South West RDA...
www.southwestrda.org.uk   (119 words)

  
 south west england film archive
is a registered charity which is the official film archive for the South West of England.
Originally set up by TSW when their ITV franchise ended we are now the largest regional film archive in the UK servicing a region from Gloucester in the north to the Isles Of Scilly in the west.
on the arts and theatre, the world of work, social deprivation and changes in the community, the sporting life of the South West, traditions and culture and the beauty of the landscape of our region and many many more.
www.tswfta.co.uk   (725 words)

  
 eBay - south west england, UK Great Britain, Worldwide items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
South West Africa to England 1931 air mail flight cover
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 Met Office: South West England Climate
The counties included in this area are Cornwall, Devon and Somerset, together with North Somerset, Bath and North-east Somerset, South Gloucestershire and the City of Bristol in the north-east, and the Isles of Scilly.
To the south of Bristol lie the Mendip Hills, which is an area of limestone rocks.
St Mary's is the largest island and has a highest point of 51 metres.
www.metoffice.com /climate/uk/location/southwestengland   (269 words)

  
 Welcome To Sport England South West
A former Army Lieutenant Colonel has begun his job to make the most of South West England’s contribution to the 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.
South Somerset council's sport and active leisure strategy - The Next Level -  has been launched at Yeovil Town football club.
Find out more about this vital part of the South West Pland for Sport and read about four different successful approaches in our region.
www.sportengland.org /southwest_index   (199 words)

  
 walking - South West England
It crosses the South Hams, open moorland of Dartmoor, and ends with a short section of cliff and coastal walking.
The South West Coast Path is a 600 mile National Trail around the south west peninsula from Minehead in Somerset to Poole in Dorset.
South West Coast Path, Minehead to Padstow, Padstow to Falmouth, Falmouth to Exmouth, and Exmouth to Poole, all published by Aurum Press in association with the Countryside Commission and Ordnance Survey.
home.freeuk.net /hostelling/walking/swengland.html   (574 words)

  
 South West England - tourism information from Tourist Net UK
South West England - tourism information from Tourist Net UK South West England
The magnificent cathedrals in Exeter, Truro, and Wells make them cities officially yet they do not have the major conurbations or the vast sprawling shopping malls that one has come to associate with modern cities.
They are much like the many small and attractive towns, each with its own individual character, that can be found throughout "The West Country".
www.touristnetuk.com /SW   (160 words)

  
 Coarse fishing in the South West of England.
Coarse fishing in the South West of England.
Fish South West will show you where to fish with my detailed venue guides, where to buy your tackle and bait with extensive listings of tackle shops and which coarse fishing clubs & associations to join.
Angling News considers Fish South East worthy of their "Great Website" award based on interest and usefulness to their readers and for its quality content.
www.fishsouthwest.co.uk   (436 words)

  
 South West England in general - Schools / Colleges Shopping at dooyoo.co.uk
South West England in general : Teaching in the South West
South West England in general : weston college-opinions??
South West England in general : Parents beware-stressed out teenagers
www.dooyoo.co.uk /schools-colleges/south-west-england-in-general   (316 words)

  
 South West England & South Wales - CIMA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
South West England and South Wales - CIMA
Network News is an area network publication for each of the ten UK Areas which gives details of local activities and planned events.
The area has six constituent branches: Bristol, Devon and Cornwall, Gloucestershire and Herefordshire, South Wales, Swansea and West Wales, and Swindon.
www.cimaglobal.com /cps/rde/xchg/SID-0AAAC544-95046253/live/root.xsl/2087.htm   (110 words)

  
 South West Holidays: Cheap Holidays in South West, England   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Have a look at our spectacular selection of holidays in South West and South West holiday deals, all at great savings.
Book your perfect South West holiday today with lastminute.com.
You can either check out our special South West holiday bargains below or simply use our search box to help find you the ideal South West holiday.
www.lastminute.com /site/find/World/Europe/United-Kingdom/England/South-West/South-West--holiday.html?skin=engb.lastminute.com&DDT=list&CATEGORY=holidays   (409 words)

  
 South West UK Brussels Office   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The South West UK Brussels Office was established on 1 April 2001,
The office is supported by a core partnership comprising the South West of England Regional Development Agency and first tier local authorities in the South West of England:
The office also works closely with the Objective One Partnership Office for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, and the South West Objective 2 programme, which operates across parts of Devon, West Somerset and Bristol.
www.southwestukbrusselsoffice.com /about_us_first.htm   (297 words)

  
 South West England - Skillset   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The South West region of England covers Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire, including Bath, Bristol, Bournemouth, Poole and Swindon.
The South West is home to many successful companies and freelancers working in the audio visual industries.
The South West is home to 7% of the UK's total audio visual industries workforce.
www.skillset.org /uk/southwest/index_1.asp   (248 words)

  
 South West England: YHA budget youth hostel accommodation in the for the backpacker, family or group
South West England: YHA budget youth hostel accommodation in the for the backpacker, family or group
The announcement follows last month’s decision to close 32 sites in England and Wales to help raise funds for an £18 million investment programme that will revitalise the network.
Two further hostels in the South West, Lynton, in Devon, and Quantock, in Somerset, will be closed and sold in October next year.
www.yha.org.uk /Find_Accommodation/South_West_England/South_West_England.html   (198 words)

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