Abertillery


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Abertillery

(ăb'ərtĭlâr`ē), town (1991 pop. 12,091), Blaenau Gwent, SE Wales. The town, an agricultural market, produces tin plate and has a brewing industry.
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The men died in the Arael Griffin colliery at Six Bells, Abertillery, on June 28, 1960 - a day some longstanding residents remember vividly and with great sadness.
Police said a crash took place at around 2pm on the A467 between Abertillery and Blaina and involved three vehicles including a motorbike.
A spokesman forGwent Policesaid: "Emergency services are dealing with a road traffic collision on A467 between Abertillery and Blaina.
I'm from a family of Abertillery miners but at the time was working at Chislet Colliery, Kent.
In the final of the tournament in Abertillery on Saturday, they thrashed the host team -who have not lost a game in four years -with a whopping 52-0 win.
He was travelling at two-and-a-half times the 60mph speed limit on the A465 towards Abertillery in south Wales when he was caught by police.
At the bottom of the table ABERTILLERY kept their slim chances of avoiding the drop alive beating BONYMAEN 28-11 at Parc Mawr.
There were surprises among the lower order teams with Division Three sides beating Division One opposition - VARDRE 29-14 at ABERTILLERY and BUILTH WELLS 16-10 at LLANHARAN.
Destruction included smashed bottles, ripped up flooring and burned out bins at Abertillery Park.
She fell in love with David Brooks, a colleague at Butlin's in Minehead who was from Abertillery.
A woman is alleged to have been sexually assaulted at an address in Princess Street, Abertillery, in the early hours of Wednesday, April 10.
In the battle of the division's bottom two sides, basement boys Abercarn recorded a thrilling onerun home win over Abertillery - courtesy of a dramatic last-wicket run-out.