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Welsh Sir Benfro, county, 614 sq mi (1,590 sq km), SW Wales. In 1974, the county of Pembrokeshire became part of the nonmetropolitan county of DyfedDyfed
, former county, W Wales. It was created in the 1974 administrative reorganization of Wales from the counties of Cardiganshire, Carmarthenshire, and Pembrokeshire, but in 1996 the county was dissolved and the unitary authorities of Ceredigion, Carmarthenshire, and
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, but in 1996 Dyfed was dissolved and Pembrokeshire was restored as a unitary authority.


a county of SW Wales, on the Irish Sea and the Bristol Channel: formerly (1974--96) part of Dyfed: a hilly peninsula with a deeply indented coast: tourism, agriculture, oil refining. Administrative centre: Haverfordwest. Pop.: 116 300 (2003 est.). Area: 1589 sq. km (614 sq. miles)
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It's so exciting to be able get in the field, talk to the farmer and pick my own Pembrokeshire Earlies - there's nothing fresher," explained Will.
You can choose from the finest selection of holiday cottages in Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion.
Much of the renowned Pembrokeshire Coast Path is open - to which the blisters on my feet will testify
The 60 acres of open space and woodland is 1 of the largest areas of Parklands in the county and is owned, managed and developed by Pembrokeshire County Council.
English subtitles available e "The Pembrokeshire coastline plunges into the sea, the landscape is rough and the scenery is stunning; it literally takes your breath away," says Bedwyr who's originally from Moelfre, Anglesey.
Pembrokeshire is now recognised as a diving destination and divers from all over the UK are discovering the quality of its coastal waters.
I have been letting out a holiday cottage in Pembrokeshire for over 10 years and most of my clients are animal-lovers and bring their pets to stay.
Becky has achieved this by studying on a business course at Pembrokeshire College and developing her game as a member of the college's Golf Academy.
Talk to fellow holidaymakers and you learn that even if not many people know about the delights of Pembrokeshire, those in the know go back year after year.
Organisers said that as no statement had been made by Stephen Crabb's office nor from Mencap Pembrokeshire indicating whether Crabb is to resign as Mencap patron, they felt they had no other option but to organise a protest.
Pembrokeshire offers a staggering number of beautiful places.
The new company, the Pembrokeshire Pasty and Pie Co, launched yesterday and opens its first store in Tenby on March 1.

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