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or An·gle·sea  (ăng′gəl-sē)
An island of northwest Wales in the Irish Sea. It has many Neolithic ruins, especially dolmens, and is said to have been the last refuge of the druids from the invading Romans.
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(Placename) an island and county of N Wales, formerly part of Gwynedd (1974–96), separated from the mainland by the Menai Strait. Administrative centre: Llangefni. Pop: 59 500 (2003 est). Area: 720 sq km (278 sq miles). Welsh name: Ynys Môn
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(ˈæŋ gəl si)

an island and historic county in Gwynedd, in NW Wales.
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Noun1.Anglesey - an island to the northwest of WalesAnglesey - an island to the northwest of Wales
Cambria, Cymru, Wales - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; during Roman times the region was known as Cambria
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Overall: 1) Ceredigion 132pts; =2) Carmarthen 127pts; =2) Brecknock 127pts; 4) Montgomery 119pts; 5) Pembroke 118pts; 6) Radnor 113pts; 7) Clwyd 97pts; =8) Eryri 88pts; =8) Gwent 88pts; 10) Anglesey 73pts; 11) Meirionnydd 68pts; 12) Glamorgan 61pts.
Sean McCormick, CEO at Lateral Eco Parks, said: "We are delighted to have contracted on the former Anglesey Aluminium site at Holyhead.
Anglesey served as William and Kate's "first home" together ever since they got married.
Unveiling the campaign at the Anglesey Show, under the slogan "Making Anglesey Proud Again", AM Ieuan Wyn Jones AM said only Plaid can provide a strong team to give the right leadership to Anglesey.
The meeting is being hosted by Anglesey Council to find local solutions to problems brought about by the global downturn.
More than 7,500 fans were asked to leave the ground at half-time after Anglesey climbed one of the floodlight pylons.
In Lesotho with Roberts were Gareth Hughes, headmaster of the neighbouring Menai Bridge Primary School, and Toni Schiavone, humanities adviser with schools in Gwynedd and Anglesey. On their return home they launched a project to equip Lesotho's 1,230 primary schools with English reading books donated by Welsh schools.
In addition, the existing Wylfa Power Station has been the main employer in North Anglesey for several decades, with hundreds of jobs connected directly or indirectly to the plant.
The purpose of the research is to improve understanding, and inform policy, on the impact of mass redundancy in vulnerable regions like Anglesey in a climate of economic uncertainty in Wales.
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