Aberystwyth


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Aberystwyth

(ăb'ərĭst`wĭth), town (1991 pop. 10,250), Ceredigion, W Wales, on Cardigan Bay. It is a summer resort and cultural center. Before the construction of railroads, Aberystwyth was a coastal trading center. The town is the seat of Aberystwyth Univ. and of the National Library of Wales, which has an outstanding collection of Welsh manuscripts.

Aberystwyth

a resort and university town in Wales, in Ceredigion on Cardigan Bay. Pop.: 15 935 (2001)
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Now, funds generated by National Lottery players will see this much-loved building reclaim its place at the heart of Aberystwyth and the local community.
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It added: "As a bilingual institution situated idyllically on Cardigan Bay, Aberystwyth University is fully aware of its duty to promote and encourage the Welsh language and culture.
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Holywell had already knocked out Newtown and Porthmadog and had won their last 10 games and they gave Aberystwyth plenty to think about, particularly in a first half in which they had the better chances.