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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PRESTEIGNE FESTIVAL St Andrew's Church, Presteigne ?
THE remarkable Weale brothers from Presteigne have recorded another magnificent success after winning the British men's fours bowls title for the fourth time in Belfast, writes David Rhys Jones.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 3, 2016-Avesco Group Sells Presteigne Broadcast Hire Subsidiary
BBC Sport has awarded a contract to Presteigne Broadcast Hire to offer its on-location technical resources for its coverage of Formula One motorsport.
WELSH CUP FIRST ROUND Brickfield Rangers 2 Pwllheli 5, Brymbo 1 Penycae 1 (aet - Brymbo won on pens), Cefn Druids 7 Llanberis 1, Coedpoeth United 1 Caersws 2, Corwen 2 Ruthin Town 1, Flint Town United 3 Guilsfield 2, Four Crosses 1 Llanrug United 2, Gwalchmai 4 Carno 1, Halkyn United P Llanidloes Town P, Holyhead Hotspur 6 Llansantffraid Village 2, Holywell Town 3 Denbigh Town 1, Llandudno Junction 4 Mold Alexandra 1, Llanllyfni 0 Greenfield 4, Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant 2 Glan Conwy 1 (aet), Llanuwchllyn 3 Buckley Town 6 (aet), Porthmadog 2 Llandudno 3, Presteigne 0 Penrhyncoch 2, Rhayader Town L Risca United L, Rhyl 7 Bodedern Athletic 0, Waterloo Rovers 5 Rhydymwyn 1, Venture Community 2 Montgomery Town 5.
The nearest town is listed as Presteigne (in Wales), but that's six miles away and our postcode is Llandrindod, so because of where we are, the Welsh National is the one we wanted to win.
CLASSICAL Presteigne Festival Opening Concert - Presteigne Festival Orchestra, Heidi Bennett (trumpet), Huw Watkins (piano)/ George Vass (conductor): 7.
In response to the 3D trend, Presteigne Charter, an international dry hire and systems rental specialists, recently developed a portable 3D camera system prototype that affords the ability to move along the sidelines of a pitch and around a venue.
He had been felling trees in the Casob area of Presteigne, Mid Wales, when the accident happened.
RICHARD LEE, who has run a highly successful operation from his stables in Presteigne on the Welsh borders for more than 20 years, is moving to a new base near Hereford, writes John Sexton.
BBC News reported last week that the town of Presteigne in the county of Powys in mid-Wales hosted a two-day festival and rally earlier this month highlighting electric bicycles, as well as electric-assisted bikes, or "pedelecs.
Barry Sullivan of Coronation Road, London; Mr K Donaldson of Forth Close, Fareham; Neil Goddard of Park Lane, Ludlow; Mike Napolitano of Presteigne, Powys; Stuart Hutchings of Nantwich Road, Crewe; Nicola Budden of Cranborne Crescent, Poole; Henry Bassett of Lealands Drive, Uckfield, and Sarah Davis of Halesowen Road, Cradley Heath.