Llanelli


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Llanelli

(θlæˈnɛθlɪ; Welsh hlaˈnɛhliː) or

Llanelly

n
(Placename) an industrial town in S Wales, in SE Carmarthenshire on an inlet of Carmarthen Bay. Pop: 46 357 (2001)
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SEPTEMBER 7: Bridgend v Aberavon; Carmarthen Quins v Llandovery; Cardiff v Pontypridd; Ebbw Vale v Newport; RGC v Merthyr; Swansea v Llanelli.
September 14, WRU Specsavers Cup round one: RGC v Cardiff; Aberavon v Bargoed; Cardiff Met v Ystrad Rhondda; Newport v Carmarthen Quins; Llandovery v Ystalyfera; Neath v Trebanos; Tata Steel v Bedwas; Ebbw Vale v Narberth; Pontypool v Swansea; Beddau v Bridgend; Merthyr v Pontypridd; Maesteg Quins v Llanelli; Cross Keys v Glamorgan W.
October 26: Aberavon v Llandovery; Bridgend v Pontypridd;Carmarthen v Swansea; Ebbw Vale v Llanelli; Newport v Merthyr;RGC v Cardiff.
POLICE have smashed an organised criminal gang that was supplying heroin on the streets of Llanelli. Seventeen people have been locked up and another four given suspended prison sentences as a result of Operation Cryptic.
BEDFORD 32 LLANELLI 18 LLANELLI led for much of the first half in their quest for an upset, which would have put them in the semifinals of the British and Irish Cup - but top seeds Bedford just proved too powerful.
MOTHERWELL'S Euro rivals Llanelli were robbed of their captain Jock Stein in the 1950s - after a burglary prompted him to return north.
Jenkins last season nominated Jones as captain but the Llanelli fly-half has had a groin injury in recent weeks.
Skipper and man of the match O'Neill also proved a hero in defence as Bangor withstood periods of Llanelli pressure to earn their place against Rhyl or Port Talbot.
Wales coach Steve Hansen last night omitted Llanelli forward Chris Wyatt from his World Cup squad.
BACKS: Gareth Cooper (Celtic Warriors), Gavin Henson (Neath-Swansea Ospreys), Mark Jones (Llanelli Scarlets), Stephen Jones (Llanelli Scarlets), Sonny Parker (Celtic Warriors), Michael Phillips (Llanelli Scarlets), Tom Shanklin (Cardiff Blues), Mark Taylor (Llanelli Scarlets), Gareth Thomas (Celtic Warriors), Rhys Williams (Cardiff Blues).
STEPHEN JONES kicked Llanelli into the Heineken Cup quarter finals as they recorded a stunning 24-12 victory over European champions and English Premier leaders Leicester at Stradey Park.
But luckily there are plenty of tasty options in Llanelli that won't break the bank.