Cambrian Mountains


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Cambrian Mountains

(kăm`brēən), rugged upland plateau occupying most of Wales; Aran Fawddwy (2,970 ft/905 m) is the highest point in the mountains. The area has deep lakes and is cut by numerous river valleys; the Wye and Severn rivers rise there. Sheep grazing is the principal economic activity.
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Supported by the Cambrian Mountains Initiative, the women have created their new yarn in association with the British Wool Marketing Board.
Steeped in myth and legend, high in the ancient Cambrian Mountains, the SILVER MOUNTAIN EXPERIENCE has tumbling streams, mysterious forests and long abandoned mine workings that will take you on a journey through the mists of time.
The Co-operative is also taking part in the event and Patricia Bufton, chairman of its Mid Wales Area Committee, said she was looking forward to showcasing how the Co-operative is supporting the local Cambrian Mountain Initiative.
But it believes the animal does still exist in Wales in Snowdonia, the Cambrian Mountains, Aberystwyth, and parts of Carmarthenshire.
But it believes the animal does exist in Wales in Snowdonia, the Cambrian Mountains, in areas around Aberystwyth, and parts of Carmarthenshire.
Ty Nant water is sourced in the Cambrian Mountains in West Wales.
Fusiliers Arron Llyr Jones from Ffestiniog and Eifion Evans from Penrhyndeudraeth took part in Exercise Cambrian Patrol, an annual event run by 160 (Wales) Brigade in the Cambrian Mountains.
The Cambrian Mountains Initiative (CMI) aims to provoke excitement among foodies by celebrating the start of the hill lamb season, which runs from July to January.
Brendan Jones, a meteorologist at Meteogroup, said the good weather was down to a Wales-wide area of high pressure and the easterly wind meaning air was warming as it descended over the Cambrian mountains.
No, it is in the beautiful Cambrian mountains above Tregaron in west Wales.
The Prince, who is the founder of the Cambrian Mountains Initiative, which helps to sustain rural communities in the Cambrian Mountains, will also be attending a reception for local farmers and the Cambrian Mountains Wool Project in Aberystwyth.
Gwlan Mynyddoedd Cambrian Mountains Wool group is the latest project to be supported by the Cambrian Mountains Initiative (CMI).