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Caerphilly

(kīrfĭl`ē, kär–), Welsh Caerffili, town (1981 pop. 42,376) and county borough, 108 sq mi (279 sq km), S Wales. Famous for its cheese-making industry, the town of Caerphilly is home to a 13th-century castle, which is the largest in Wales and the second largest in Great Britain after Windsor Castle. A number of light industries dominate the economy.

Caerphilly

1. a market town in SE Wales, in Caerphilly county borough: site of the largest castle in Wales (13th--14th centuries). Pop.: 31 060 (2001)
2. a county borough in SE Wales, created in 1996 from parts of Mid Glamorgan and Gwent. Pop.: 170 200 (2003 est.). Area: 275 sq. km (106 sq. miles)
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Lynn Griffiths, headteacher at Ysgol Gymraeg Caerffili, said: "We got involved with this project as it tied in with our work on sustainability; the school is now going for a platinum award after winning three Green Flags.
The runners-up included Aisha Kala-Palmer, Reuben Kala-Palmer and Seren Davies, from Ysgol Gymraeg Caerffili, and Shanice Dinally and Consuela Garcia from Plasyfelin Primary School.
His regular blog and now his comments to the Echo reinforce his total ignorance of the facts that Plaid-led Caerffili County Borough is opening new and refurbishing libraries throughout the borough and delivering an enhanced schools provision via these new facilities.
I've spoken to the school - Ysgol Gymraeg Caerffili - and they are delighted and want me to pass on their thanks.
Mwrdeistref Sirol Caerffili yn gostwng bob blwyddyn, mae ofn mawr o hyd ymhlith y trigolion yno.
Our route is known as Caledfryn to Caerffili town centre.
Dylid anfon y cerddi at: Dafydd Islwyn, Ysgrifennydd Barddas, Teifi, 106 Heol Llancayon, Bargoed, Caerffili CF81 8TP Gwerthfawrogir eich cefnogaeth.
uk Jeff Hadley Cardiff TODAY in Caerffili I noticed a refuse truck with its operators first putting in kitchen waste then waste from the recycling bin, then in went the domestic waste.
It would mean that profits could be ploughed into improving local services, such as those in Caerffili County Borough, rather than going to Arriva's shareholders.
Phil Evans Pen-y-cae, Caerffili casualties with a vigil in Queen Street, Cardiff.
Yn wreiddiol o Abertridwr ger Caerffili, bu iddo symud i Fethesda i fyw yn 1970, a bu'n fan a ddylanwadodd yn gryf ar ei waith diweddarach.
This huge undertaking needed a massive level of commitment and dedication but Pontypool artist Louise rose to the challenge and her mammoth art project is just about nearing completion and will soon be seen at Caerphilly's Y Galeri Caerffili.