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(ˈpɛmbrʊkˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
(Placename) a county of SW Wales, on the Irish Sea and the Bristol Channel: formerly (1974–96) part of Dyfed: a hilly peninsula with a deeply indented coast: tourism, agriculture, oil refining. Administrative centre: Haverfordwest Pop: 116 300 (2003 est). Area: 1589 sq km (614 sq miles)


(ˈpɛm brʊkˌʃɪər, -ʃər, -broʊk-)

a historic county in Dyfed, in SW Wales. Also called Pembroke.
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The six finds - unearthed in Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire - range in date from 800 BC to the 16th century.
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Contract notice: Provision of a Pembrokeshire Carers Service.
At a meeting to take place with Rebecca Evans AM, Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, at Pembrokeshire Show this week, potato grower and NFU Cymru Pembrokeshire county vice chairman, Walter Simon, will raise the issue of cross compliance and changes implemented from January 2015, which prohibit winter ploughing and leaving land with a rough surface - a practice that is vital for the production of Pembrokeshire early potatoes.
In West Wales, Pembrokeshire is bordered on three sides by the sea.
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