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  • South Wales
  • Engadine is a suburb in southern Sydney , in the state of New South Wales , Australia . (wikipedia.org)
  • Ballina / ˈ b æ l ɪ n ə / is a town in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales , Australia, and the seat of the Ballina Shire local government area . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Newcastle / ˈ nj uː k ɑː s əl / metropolitan area is the second most populated area in the Australian state of New South Wales and includes most of the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie local government areas . (wikipedia.org)
  • While returning, Lt. Shortland entered what he later described as "a very fine river", which he named after New South Wales' Governor John Hunter . (wikipedia.org)
  • Over the next two years, coal mined from the area was the New South Wales colony's first export. (wikipedia.org)
  • Philip Gidley King , the Governor of New South Wales from 1800, decided on a more positive approach to exploit the now obvious natural resources of the Hunter Valley . (wikipedia.org)
  • By Alison Sanders South Wales Argus GWENT walkers raised £30,000 over the last four years for a Welsh kidney charity. (causes.com)
  • Cymru
  • A new website dedicated to people with kidney disease in Wales will be launched later today, offering support to hundreds of families.Kidney Wales Foundation will launch People Like Us Cymru, a patient-led support website today. (causes.com)
  • Welsh
  • English is universally spoken in Wales - however, the ancestral Celtic language of Welsh is still spoken as a first or second language by approximately a quarter of the population (In 2001, Approximately 600,000 people claimed some knowledge of Welsh). (conservapedia.com)
  • The Welsh flag forms no part of the Union Flag as at the time the flag was first devised Wales was considered as part of the Kingdom of England. (conservapedia.com)
  • Because Wales uses both English and Welsh place-names, names can be spelled, spoken, and written in many ways. (familysearch.org)
  • Built from Welsh materials including slate and sustainable timber from Welsh forests, the centre is home to everything from Wales' National Opera to musical theatre and rock gigs. (visitbritain.com)
  • England
  • He concludes that performance data does not suggest that Wales has improved more rapidly than England, although there are considerable difficulties in making these kinds of assessments. (wikipedia.org)
  • Althouh politically controlled by England for 800 years, throughout the centuries, a sense of national identity in Wales has manifested itself in a variety of ways: aspirations to statehood, a unique language, cultural distinctiveness, religious affiliation, sporting achievement, and, most recently, political devolution. (conservapedia.com)
  • What is now known as Wales was for a time known as 'North Wales', while Devon and Cornwall (in SW England) were 'West Wales' until their conquest. (conservapedia.com)
  • The following gazetteer has information for Wales and England that does list some farm names. (familysearch.org)
  • Marriage in England and Wales is available to both opposite-sex and same-sex couples and is legally recognised in the forms of both civil and religious marriage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Marriage laws in England and Wales have historically evolved separately from marriage laws in other jurisdictions in the United Kingdom . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013 (c. 30) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which legalised same-sex marriage in England and Wales. (wikipedia.org)
  • The legal minimum age to enter into a marriage in England and Wales is sixteen years, although this requires consent of parents and guardians if a participant is under eighteen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Priests of the Church of England and the Church in Wales are legally required to marry people, providing one of them is from the local parish , regardless of whether the couple are practising. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the Church of England Marriage Measure 2008 and Marriage (Wales) Act 2010 , the right to marry in a church was extended to churches that their parents or grandparents were married in or if they were baptised or confirmed in it. (wikipedia.org)
  • record
  • The New Saints FC once again dominated in Wales with a third consecutive league title, eclipsing Barry Town FC's record of seven championships, and a second double in three seasons. (uefa.com)
  • north
  • IRONMAN Wales begins on Tenby's North Beach, which provides one of the most spectacular swim locations on the race circuit. (ironman.com)
  • A little way off the north Wales and Anglesey coastline lies Puffin Island. (visitbritain.com)
  • The slate industry dominated the economy of north-west Wales during the second half of the 19th century, but was on a much smaller scale elsewhere. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • The three hurricanes brought hurricane-force winds to the Lake Wales area within a space of 44 days. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • IRONMAN Wales offers 40 qualifying slots for the 2019 IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona, HI. (ironman.com)
  • To create world class renal facilities in Wales Kidney Wales Foundation is a leading charity in Wales and was established in Wales in 1967 for research and patient care. (causes.com)
  • schools
  • In 2014/15, there were 1,330 primary schools in Wales with 273,400 pupils and 12,240 full-time equivalent (FTE) teachers. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008 a unique new curriculum - the Foundation phase - was rolled out to all schools in Wales. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2014/15 there were 207 secondary schools (a drop of six since 2013/14) in Wales with 182,408 pupils and 11,269 FTE teachers (a drop of 310 since 2013/14). (wikipedia.org)
  • Foundation
  • The run is in support of the Kidney Wales Foundation - a charity dedicated to tackling kidney disease and investing in patient care and well-being in Wales. (causes.com)
  • English
  • by the thirteenth century much of eastern and southern Wales were under Norman control in autonomous 'Marcher Lordships' owing loyalty to the English crown. (conservapedia.com)
  • His grandson, Llewelyn ap Gruffydd , was unable to resist a powerful invasion mounted by the English king Edward I , and his death in battle in 1282 and the later execution of his brother Daffyd (executed for treason due to his betrayal of the English king, with whom he had previously been allied) marked the extinction of independent Wales. (conservapedia.com)
  • patients
  • All the money raised from this appeal will go to supporting kidney patients and their families in Wales. (causes.com)
  • near
  • The city of Lake Wales was established near the lake in 1911-12, planned by the Lake Wales Land Company. (wikipedia.org)
  • The slate industry grew slowly until the early 18th century, then expanded rapidly until the late 19th century, at which time the most important slate producing areas were in northwest Wales, including the Penrhyn Quarry near Bethesda, the Dinorwic Quarry near Llanberis, the Nantlle Valley quarries, and Blaenau Ffestiniog, where the slate was mined rather than quarried. (wikipedia.org)
  • city
  • The City of Lake Wales was officially incorporated in April 1917. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Wales Article (Salt Lake City: Corporation of the President, 2000), 61. (familysearch.org)
  • Education
  • Education researcher David Reynolds claims that policy in Wales is driven by a "producerist" paradigm emphasising collaboration between educational partners. (wikipedia.org)