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Bridgend

a county borough in S Wales, created in 1996 from S Mid Glamorgan. Administrative centre: Bridgend. Pop.: 129 900 (2003 est.). Area: 264 sq. km (102 sq. miles)
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Kontroltek is based in Bridgend, Wales, and specialises in the repair of hi-tech industrial machinery, such as computer numerical control (CNC) machine tools, used in a wide variety of manufacturing in the UK.
She is second in command of 11 Armoured Company while Rhys, 34, from Bridgend, Wales, is on his second operational tour as second in command with 39 Armoured Engineer Squadron.
But today at nearly five, Jack, of Bridgend, Wales, is the size of a two-year-old and can barely string a sentence together.
Joint runners up were HMP Parc in Bridgend, Wales, which has a wild-flower meadow and extensive fruit and vegetable beds within its walls, and an impressive vegetable garden set up in Tottenham's Broadwater Farm Estate which welcomes local residents to make productive use of their environment.
19 WOPEC, Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend, Wales, WEHE PEARS re-accreditation lecture and discussion group (www.wopec.co.uk/events)
The car uses a version of Ford's 1.6-litre EcoBoost engine - made in Bridgend, Wales - with the turbocharger cranked up to deliver the goods.
We Fight Any Claim - previously known as Beneficial Claims - is run by the Chorlton family in Bridgend, Wales.
Kelly John, from Bridgend, Wales, said that she always hoped her daughter would not repeat her mistake and become pregnant at 14.
Watson will hope to kick-off Liverpool's rush towards British title glory the week before in Bridgend, Wales on February 12.
Six teams take part in the European Cup, which culminates in a finals day at Bridgend, Wales on Sunday, November 8.
The Thompson Technik rotational moulding plant in Bridgend, Wales, which went into administration at the end of last year alongside Thompson Plastics and Plastics (Manchester), has been bought and restarted--and has shipped product.
And, to make the most of the experience, she gets to draw from a childhood spent in Bridgend, Wales by using her natural Welsh accent to add to Avril's character.