Presteigne

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Presteigne

(prĕstēn`), town (1991 est. pop. 1,780), Powys, E Wales, on the Lugg River where it forms the border with England. Tourism is important. A 17th-century bridge spans the Lugg.
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Shearling ewe winner of the Kerry Hill Breed Championship, with Hannah Owens of J and P Owens Woodhouse farm, Presteign
The River Lugg winds its way through Herefordshire much as it has always done, from Presteign through the parishes of Holmer, Lugwardine and Tupsley, before joining forces with the River Wye.
Weinstein, of Presteign, Wales, was born in the States and took up a post as head of professional services development for the company in 2002.
First Round: Air Bus UK v Ruthin Town, Amlwch Town v Buckley Town, Brymbo Broughton v Conwy United, Cemaes Bay v Llandyrnog United Denbigh Town v Porthmadog, Gresford Ath v Holywell Town, Halkyn United v Flint Town, Holyhead Hotspur v Castell Alun Colts, Llandudno Town v Mold Alexandra, Llanfairpwll v Chirk AAA, Llanrhaeadr v Llanidloes Town, Meifod v Presteign St Andrews, Penrhyncoch v Guilsfield, Prestatyn Town v Lex, Caerwys or Rhos Aelwyd v Brickfield Rangers, Glantraeth or Bala Town v Corwen Amateurs.
ANGLESEY Villagers Llanfairpwll, who tangled with eventual winners Barry Town in the Welsh Cup's last 16 in the spring, piled up a 7-2 collection against Presteign St Andrews.
Alan Field, aged 65, from Presteign Powys, in Wales, owns We Alfi furniture shop opposite the toilet 'It was closed for some time and as a result is pretty run down.