Clwyd


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Clwyd

(klo͝o`ĭd), former county, N Wales, created in 1974 from Flintshire and parts of Denbighshire and Merionethshire. It was dissolved in 1996 and divided among the unitary authorities of Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham, Conwy, and Powys.

Clwyd,

river, c.30 mi (50 km) long, rising in Denbighshire, N Wales. It flows N through the Vale of Clwyd to the Irish Sea at Rhyl. The vale is notable for its excellent pastureland.

Clwyd

a former county in NE Wales, formed in 1974 from Flintshire, most of Denbighshire, and part of Merionethshire; replaced in 1996 by Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham county borough, and part of Conwy county borough
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Ms Clwyd has suggested there could be a crisis in the Welsh NHS - after conducting an investigation into the English NHS - due to high mortality rates at some Welsh hospitals.
Ms Clwyd read from the hospital's 117-page report which acknowledges standards "fell significantly below the standard expected".
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Mrs Clwyd, the MP for for Cynon Valley, was shortlisted for her work campaigning for better hospital care and treatment of families' complaints.
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Bydd pob disgybl Blwyddyn 11 yn derbyn copi o brosbectws newydd Dyffryn Clwyd.
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