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Wales: see PontypoolPontypool
, Welsh Pontypŵl, town (1981 pop. 36,064), Torfaen, SE Wales. There are nylon, pharmaceutical, and automotive parts industries. Pontypool absorbed nearby Abersychan in 1935. To the north at Blaenavon the Big Pit preserves a former coal mine as a museum.
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Clark, from Foundry Road in Abersychan, Pontypool, initially denied theft but changed his plea before his trial was due to start.
Father of two Mr Bessant, 34, was found lying next to the bridge in Pentwyn Lane, Abersychan, at around 5.
Carton, 49, of Abersychan, near Pontypool, admitted benefit fraud.
Mr Sampford, 30, from the nearby village of Abersychan, said his pet was fit and active, and on Wednesday he had decided to take him on a different walk from his normal route over the mountainside.
But in the midday call-out at the Westlake Arms in Abersychan, Pontypool, they found the explosive was no longer live.
Yesterday family members and former comrades of Sergeant Major Davies, of Abersychan, in the Gwent Valley, gathered at Venray Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery, east of Eindhoven, to see him finally laid to rest.
The youngster went missing from her home in Abersychan, near Pontypool, south Wales, nine weeks ago.
The 15-year-old schoolgirl, pictured left, was last seen at her family home in the Welsh town of Abersychan on September 10.
The schoolgirl was last seen at her home in Ffrwd Road, Abersychan, near Pontypool, south Wales, on September 10.
Abersychan, next to the bridge where the Pontypool to Blaenavon cycle path crosses.
THREE EAST D September 2017: Old Tylerians v Tref y Clawdd, Abersychan v Cwmcarn Utd, Rhayader v Cefn Fforest, Newport Saracens v Free Club, Hollybush v Girling, Bettws v Pontllanfraith.
And happily he got a bit more attention when he visited the village of Abersychan in the Welsh valleys.