Merthyr Tydfil


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Merthyr Tydfil

(ˈmɜːθə ˈtɪdvɪl)
n
1. (Placename) a town in SE Wales, in Merthyr Tydfil county borough: formerly an important centre for the mining industry. Pop: 30 483 (2001)
2. (Placename) a county borough in SE Wales, created from part of N Mid Glamorgan in 1996. Pop: 55 400 (2003 est). Area: 111 sq km (43 sq miles)

Mer•thyr Tyd•fil

(ˈmɜr θər ˈtɪd vɪl)
n.
an administrative district in Mid Glamorgan, in S Wales. 58,500; 43 sq. mi. (113 sq. km).
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THE founder of a popular history website about Merthyr Tydfil has died at the age of 70 following a short illness.
A Japanese-owned foam-making business has confirmed that it will close its factory in Merthyr Tydfil with the loss of 80 jobs.
Natural Resources Minister John Griffiths has today announced a Au2m funding package for Merthyr Tydfil Council to improve recycling services.
The pupils, who attend Ystrad Mynach College in Hengoed, have been left stranded after Merthyr Tydfil council demanded each of them has a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check.
The Merthyr Tydfil factory, which employs around 450 people making washing machines and tumble dryers, will close tomorrow following a 90-day consultation period.
John Lee Wells, 28, was driving home from work when his car collided with another vehicle on the A465 near Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales.
A FORMER city councillor has called on Merthyr Tydfil politicians to resign for pressing ahead with plans to destroy South Wales' Coventry Playground.
He claimed the explosive was strapped to his leg, Merthyr Tydfil Crown Court heard.
MARKS and Spencer is creating 120 jobs at its new store in Merthyr Tydfil - and some of those posts are still up for grabs.
Merthyr Tydfil Heritage Regeneration Trust is commissioning the survey with support from the EU-funded South East Wales Community Economic Development (SEWCED) programme.
Hoover said they were unable to produce "competitively priced" products at their site in Merthyr Tydfil in South Wales because of a "challenging trading environment".
If you're looking for something to do Bank Holiday Monday next week then how about a trip to the annual Merthyr Tydfil County Show in Cyfarthfa Park.