Pontypridd


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Pontypridd

(pôntəprēth`), town (1981 pop. 32,992), Rhondda Cynon Taff, S Wales, on the Taff River. Electrical equipment, cables, and chains are made. The famous stone single-span bridge over the Taff was built in 1756, but is no longer in use. The Univ. of South Wales Treforest and Glyntaff campuses and the Treforest Industrial Estate are to the southeast.

Pontypridd

an industrial town in S Wales, in Rhondda Cynon Taff county borough. Pop.: 29 781 (2001)
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A petition was launched by Plaid Cymru to reopen the building, or a similar service, in the centre of Pontypridd, as soon as possible.
As for Pontypridd, we beat them three times last season, and returning to the venue of the final will certainly be a big occasion, but we have to play these teams at some point so we just have to be ready.
Keys took the lead through a Dean Gunter penalty, but when second-row Danny Hodge received a yellow card, Pontypridd took over.
May 27 and 28 - Full Ponty, a two-day music festival in Ynysangharad Park, Pontypridd.
Pontypridd were leading 14-7 and looked set for their first win against their big city rivals in four years.
The building, a Pontypridd town centre landmark, is being completely transformed as part of multi-millionpound plans to turn it into a state-ofthe-art culture and community hub.
Pontypridd has been awarded Welsh Government funding to develop a Business Improvement District, a business-led and funded body with the aim of stimulating improvements to the trading environment.
LK Williams extended Ponty's lead with a successful penalty at the start of the second quarter, as Pontypridd moved into a 10-3 lead.
Pontypridd went into yesterday's clash knowing a win would guarantee them top spot in the league, while the Drovers could also have made the play-offs and in the end it was Dale McIntosh's men who were celebrating following a deserved and hard-fought triumph.
Pontypridd are awaiting the return of New Zealander Sonny Parker in the centre.
FULLBACK Brett Davey helped Pontypridd power to victory over his former club Caerphilly in a poor game at Sardis Road.
Aprincipality premiership champions Pontypridd ended Aberavon's unbeaten run and only Ponty have played six, and won six, this season.