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(Placename) a county of NW Wales, formed in 1974 from Anglesey, Caernarvonshire, part of Denbighshire, and most of Merionethshire; lost Anglesey and part of the NE in 1996: generally mountainous with many lakes, much of it lying in Snowdonia National Park. Administrative centre: Caernarfon. Pop: 117 500 (2003 est). Area: 2550 sq km (869 sq miles)


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a county in NW Wales. 236,000; 1493 sq. mi. (3866 sq. km).
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com LEWIS-JOHN Eifion, Rhagfyr 16eg 2017 yn dawel yn Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor o 109 Cae Glas, Rhiwlas yn 79 mlwydd oed.
World Museum, daily, 10am-5pm EXHIBITION Momentary Monument: Rhiwlas Street Momentary Monument - The Stone, 2016, is a huge granite boulder by Lara Favaretto.
Hall, of Rhiwlas Road, Talysarn, is accused of flying to the city of Eugene to meet and have sex with the girl he met online.
Robert James De La Bertouche (inset), 55, of Caeau Gleision, Rhiwlas, near Bangor is alleged to have committed the offences between September 2011 and March this year.
CARDIFF Council has received the following planning applications: THORNHILL Mrs SV Beacham and Mrs JJ James are seeking permission for a rear conservatory at 21 Rhiwlas, Thornhill.
William Meurig Roberts, of Hafodig Isaf, Rhiwlas, Oswestry, died on December 14 2006; left estate valued at pounds 875,408 gross, pounds 871,978 net, to relatives.
Mr Owen, from Rhiwlas, near Bangor, was then breathalysed at the garage in LLanddeiniolen, near Bangor on March 8.
It is the second year running the school has helped Rhiwlas Care Home with its preparations for bonfire night.
This will require road closures on Powis Street, between High Park Street and South Street, and South Street, from Rhiwlas Street to Madryn Street.
Sam Carey, now of Rhiwlas, near Bala, picked up the 2015 award, organised by NFU Cymru and NFU Mutual.
The North Wales Country Fair is on the Rhiwlas Estate, Bala, on August 18-19, 10am-6pm.
uk THIS week's selction of old photos comes courtesy of the Facebook group Hen Luniau Rhiwlas a'r Ardal, capturing some memories of this community near Bangor, including television stardom for some of the villagers.