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Aberporth is a small town in Ceredigion on the West Wales coast. Main street in Bastrop, Texas, a small town A town is a residential community of people ranging from a few hundred to several thousands, although it may be applied loosely even to huge metropolitan areas. ... For other uses please see Ceredigion (disambiguation) Ceredigion is a county in Wales. ... Motto: (Welsh for Wales for ever) Anthem: Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau Capital Cardiff Largest city Cardiff Official language(s) English, Welsh Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Rhodri Morgan AM Unification    - by Gruffudd ap Llywelyn 1056  Area    - Total 20,779 km² (3rd...


It lies at the southern end of Cardigan Bay about six miles north of Cardigan and ten miles south of New Quay. The main industry was fishing and it still continues at a lower level. In 2006 the main industries are Ministry of Defence work (at the QinetiQ base) and tourism. The term Cardigan Bay, when used by itself, can refer to: A horse called Cardigan Bay A bay in Wales called Cardigan Bay A bay in Prince Edward Island called Cardigan Bay This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the... Cardigan (Welsh: Aberteifi) is the traditional county town of Cardiganshire (Ceredigion) in west Wales. ... New Quay (Welsh: Cei Newydd) is a seaside town in Ceredigion, Wales, lying on Cardigan Bay. ... QinetiQ (LSE: QQ.) (pronounced kÄ­-nÄ•tÄ­k, as in kinetic energy) is a British defence technology company, created out of the greater part of the government agency DERA when it was split up in June 2001 (with the smaller part forming Dstl). ...


Parc Aberporth is located here, and has become a noted centre of excellence in the sectors of defence, aerospace and in particular the developing technology of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).


The picturesque village overlooks two sandy beaches and is one of Ceredigion's favourite holiday destinations, proving popular with tourists throughout western Europe. Rock pools are exposed at low tides and the cliff top walks along the Ceredigion Coast offer amazing views. For other uses please see Ceredigion (disambiguation) Ceredigion is a county in Wales. ...


A colour illustrated booklet entitled, "Aberporth, the Story of its Church and Village", by Anne Powell and published by St Cynwyl's Church, Aberporth can be bought from The Hardware Store in the village centre, and the Londis shop in Parc-Llyn for £2.50p.


Bottle nose dolphins are seen frequently close to shore. In 2006 orcas and harbour porpoises have also been seen but such sitings are rare. Even rarer was a turtle seen in 2005.


Near Aberporth lies Aberporth Airport. Aberporth Airport is an airport near the town of Aberporth, west Wales. ...


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Coordinates: 52°08′N 4°33′W The British national grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references commonly used in Great Britain, different from using latitude or longitude. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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ABERPORTH, Ceredigion, Wales, UK. Tourist information. (105 words)
Aberporth, with its golden beaches, is one of Ceredigion's most charming coastal settlements.
At Aberporth you will find yourself welcome amongst people who will share your appreciation of the quality of life and landscapes offered within the area.
The Aberporth area offers a broad selection of quality accommodation and is a convenient base for visitors wishing to tour West and Mid Wales.
Aberporth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (229 words)
Aberporth is a small town in Ceredigion on the West Wales coast.
Parc Aberporth is located here, and has become a centre of excellence in the sectors of defence, aerospace and in particular the developing technology of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).
A colour illustrated booklet entitled, "Aberporth, the Story of its Church and Village", by Anne Powell and published by St Cynwyl's Church, Aberporth can be bought from The Hardware Store in the village centre for £2.50p.
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