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Caerphilly

(kīrfĭl`ē, kär–), Welsh Caerffili, town (1981 pop. 42,376) and county borough, 108 sq mi (279 sq km), S Wales. Famous for its cheese-making industry, the town of Caerphilly is home to a 13th-century castle, which is the largest in Wales and the second largest in Great Britain after Windsor Castle. A number of light industries dominate the economy.

Caerphilly

1. a market town in SE Wales, in Caerphilly county borough: site of the largest castle in Wales (13th--14th centuries). Pop.: 31 060 (2001)
2. a county borough in SE Wales, created in 1996 from parts of Mid Glamorgan and Gwent. Pop.: 170 200 (2003 est.). Area: 275 sq. km (106 sq. miles)
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Phil's roots were in Bargoed, near Caerffili. He bled for his community, as its coal-dependent economy collapsed.
Today, 30 years later, their Traditional Welsh Caerffili is made with the same original recipe and has been named after Thelma, as Thelma's Original.
gyfer 6 | Paratoi 20 munud | Coginio 20 munud Cynhwysion llwy fwrdd o olew olewydd 15g o fenyn winwnsyn coch mawr, wedi'u sleisio'n denau lwy fwrdd o siwgr muscovado ysgafn llwy fwrdd o finegr balsamig 450g o grwst pwff parod 100g o gaws Caerffili, wedi'i dorri'n ddarnau 1/2 pupur coch a 1/2 pupur melyn, wedi'u sleisio 75g o olifau du, heb y garreg ac wedi'u torri'n ddarnau (opsiynol) llwy fwrdd o olew olewydd ychydig o ddail basil wedi'u rhwygo Dull Cynheswch y ffwrn i 200degC/180degC ffan/Nwy 6.
The 365 project can be seen at Y Galeri Caerffili from July 21-September 5.
Dwi'n edrych ymlaen at weld be' sy' gan ardal Caerffili i'w gynnig."
Un o fy uchelgeisiau yw cael yr actor a'r cerddor Gareth Potter i fy nhwys o amgylch Caerffili ac i ddangos y man cysygredig yma lle cannodd y Pistols yn ol yn Rhagfyr '76.
We should examine the evidence: in places where there are multi-member wards like Caerffili and Cardiff there are few independents whilst in single member ward authorities like Carmarthenshire and Wrecsam there are large number of independents.
Traditional Welsh Caerphilly/Traditional Welsh Caerffili is Wales' first cheese to attain PFN status and joins a family of 15 Welsh PFN products.
CAERPHILLY County Borough Council's Rural Development Programme (RDP) Caerffili Cwm a Mynydd has been busy helping Caerphilly county borough farmers and landowners gain hands-on experience with the declining traditional rural skills of dry stone walling and hedge-laying.
Ychydig yn ol ymddangosodd stori hynod ddifyr ar y safle am ymweliad y grwp Sex Pistols a thref Caerffili yn 1976.
To help set up her business, Alexandra received a "Budding Businesses" RDP grant from Caerffili Cwm a Mynydd.
FOLLOWING the opening of Energlyn station, near Caerffili, it is difficult to find anything but a tram-train managing to work on the electrified Valleys lines, particularly if services are intensified, as they are likely to be.