Gelligaer


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Gelligaer

(Welsh ˌɡɛhliːˈɡaɪr)
n
(Placename) a town in S Wales, in Caerphilly county borough. Pop (including Ystrad Mynach): 17 185 (2001)
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Byron Ashton, Gelligaer, Hengoed, Caerffili County Borough
A team of experts from SERS, which has offices in Cannock, Caerphilly and Lockerbie, will fit external wall insulation with a pebble-dash finish to 212 flats in the Gelligaer area of Caerphilly, 96 in Pontlottyn and 40 in Porset Park.
The Church in Wales placed the indefinite restriction upon the Rev David Waters after his suspension as Rector of St Catwg's Church in Gelligaer, South Wales, in June 2007.
Cardiff crown court heard her fiance Dewi Davey, 22, had told Davies to slow down as the car "snaked" across the road near Nicola's home in Gelligaer, near Caerphilly.
Having competed in just a handful of races and riding the six-year-old grey gelding Tenant Farmer at the recent Gelligaer Farmers Hunt Steeplechases, Isabel showed good judgement of pace to romp home a 15 lengths winner of the young horse maiden race.
Small charity Welsh Horse and Pony Aid has expressed concern that ponies grazing on Gelligaer and Merthyr Commons could be destroyed to make way for livestock.
Allan a'r map a sylwais fod Gelligaer o fewn tafliad carreg, dyma gyfle felly i ail ymweld a chomin Gelligaer lle mae cymaint o olion o'r Oes Efydd a chyfnod y Rhufeiniaid yng Nghymru.
A tug of war ensued between the two adults in Gelligaer, Caerphilly.
He demanded they hand over their purses before escaping towards Gelligaer Street.
The scheme followed another medical centre project built by Opco for LSP Developments, at Gelligaer, Caerphilly.
Mr Ross had been staying with his daughter in the village of Gelligaer, Gwent, and was looking forward to decorating his new home nearby.