Denbighshire


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Denbighshire

(dĕn`bēshĭr), Welsh Sir Ddinbych, county, 326 sq mi (844 sq km), N Wales. In 1974, the old county of Denbighshire was divided between the nonmetropolitan counties of ClwydClwyd
, former county, N Wales, created in 1974 from Flintshire and parts of Denbighshire and Merionethshire. It was dissolved in 1996 and divided among the unitary authorities of Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham, Conwy, and Powys.
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 and GwyneddGwynedd
, county, 984 sq mi (2,548 sq km), NW Wales. Established as a county in 1974 through the union of Anglesey, Caernarvonshire, and parts of Denbighshire and Merionethshire, Gwynedd was reduced in 1996 by the separation of Anglesey and the loss of its northeastern section
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, but that portion that had been assigned to Clwyd was restored as the county of Denbighshire in 1996.

Denbighshire

a county of N Wales: split between Clwyd and Gwynedd in 1974; reinstated with different boundaries in 1996: borders the Irish Sea, with the Cambrian Mountains in the south: chiefly agricultural. Administrative centre: Ruthin. Pop.: 94 900 (2003 est.). Area: 844 sq. km (327 sq. miles)
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The council had wanted to build a permanent residential site for an extended family living in Denbighshire, as well as a transit site at Greengates Farm East near St Asaph.
Six counties entered a team of up to five junior girls, including Caernarfonshire and Anglesey, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire, Denbighshire and Flintshire, Glamorgan, mid-Wales and Monmouthshire.
After discussions, Denbighshire and Conwy opted to prepare individual plans.
During the past year, the authority has engaged in a huge consultation including a residents and public survey, and workshops with young people throughout Denbighshire.
Last year members of Denbighshire Council had been asked for their opinions on the plans as they were being built in a neighbouring county.
Denbighshire responded with 165-8, Joe Clayton (Denbigh) 42, Michael Paletta (Llay) 33 and versatile Bunkell 21 seeing them home as all-rounder Adams snapped up 4-42 and Robert Stewart 3-12.
In her letter Ms Hutt warns, "It is clear that the standard of performance of Denbighshire's education service is not acceptable.
The Council's young person employment bursary is open to employed people aged 18-35 in Denbighshire and funding is available to pay for training courses to help progress within a current workplace or gain a higher paid position with a new Denbighshire employer.
Attending the Rural Transport Forum on July 11, at 2pm, at the Denbighshire Voluntary Services Council building, Naylor Leyland Centre, Well Street, Ruthin.
They say that additional ``out-of-town'' shopping developments are inconsistent with national planning policies and that more suitable sites are available in town centres or on the edge of towns in the region, including Denbighshire.
Cllr Huw Hilditch-Roberts, cabinet member for children, young people and the Welsh language, said: "This is a significant investment by the Welsh Government in Welsh medium provision in Denbighshire and is needed to help meet the increase in demand for Welsh medium places county-wide.