Usk


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Usk,

river, c.60 mi (100 km) long, rising in the Black Mts., S Wales and flowing generally SE to Bristol Channel near Newport. The upper Usk is noted for its beauty and its excellent fishing. It is the river associated with the legend of King Arthur.

Usk

a river in SE Wales, flowing southeast and south to the Bristol Channel. Length: 113 km (70 miles)
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We want to make the beautiful old town of Usk alive with music.
Gareth had never been in that section of the River Usk before but he was excited about coming to Wales.
Recent graduates from Usk Valley include Falmouth Stakes heroine Rajeem, US Grade 2 winner Spice Route, Dubai Group 3 winner Gower Song, and Group 3 winner Welsh Diva, who raced in the stud's colours and is now is part of the broodmare band.
A flood watch is currently in place on the River Usk and we are continuing to monitor the situation.
The losers complained to The Cricketer magazine which threw Usk out of the Wadsworth 6X Village Cricket Championship.
Usk Cricket Club, from Monmouthshire, had been told by The Cricketer magazine, which organises the annual tournament, that it would not be allowed to compete in Sunday's quarter-final after a complaint from the team it triumphed over in the previous round.
1) Scholars have argued that, if Usk had read the C-text, it must have been written before 1388, when Usk was executed, or even before 1386, the date suggested by recent scholarship for The Testament of Love.
Contract notice: Provision of maintenance services of medical equipment ge healthcare 36 months; usk / dzp / pn-161/2016.
Mrs Jackson, 79, was found dead at her home at Little Wentwood Farm, near Usk, on November 1.
A DAIRY farmer from Usk has been officially confirmed as next year's Royal Welsh president.
Emergency crews were called to the River Usk, in Llangynidr, near Crickhowell, mid Wales, on Sunday, amid reports a man had got into difficulty.