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Llanfairpwllgwyngyll

(Welsh hlanˌvaɪrpʊhlˈɡwɪnɡɪhl) ,

Llanfairpwll

or

Llanfair P. G.

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(Placename) a village in NW Wales, in SE Anglesey: reputed to be the longest place name in Great Britain when unabbreviated; means: St Mary's Church in the hollow of the white hazel near the rapid whirlpool of Llandysilio of the red cave. Full name: Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
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JAMES Dilys Menai Gorffennaf 31, 2015, yn dawel yn Ysbyty Eryri, Caernarfon, o'r Star, Gaerwen, yn 89 mlwydd oed; priod y diweddar Dewi James, annwyl fam i Gerwyn (Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll) a Dyfed (Llechryd), mam yng nghyfraith, nain, chwaer yng nghyfraith a modryb garedig.
Penrhyn Castle is a magical location for families to meet and engage with Penrhyn's Crazy Players and tick some things off the 50 things to do before you're eleven and threequarters list (www.50things.org.uk/media) Who it's good for: Families When: April 17, 11am-4pm Price: Normal admission price Contact: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/penrhyn-castle; 01248 353084 RARE PLANT FAYRE at Plas Newydd, Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll, Gwynedd Visit the rare plant fayre at the beautiful Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens in North Wales and have a chance to see some rare plants and the opportunity to take one home with you.
Gall criw o bentref Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll dystio i hwyl y fath brofiad gan fod ymarferion ar droed yma ers wythnosau ar gyfer dau berfformiad o banto ddiwedd y mis yma yn festri Capel Rhosygad, dan gyfarwyddyd Wenna Williams.
And so to the longest place name in Britain, known in shorter form as Llanfair Pwllgwyngyll, which means Church of St Mary in Pwllgwyngyll.
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