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Barry, Vale of Glamorgan

UK Place
Local nameY Barri
Population47863 ((2001))
Admin. divisions of WalesVale of Glamorgan
Ceremonial countySouth Glamorgan
Other Information
Post townBARRY
Postcode districtCF62 � 63 CF
Dialling code01446
UK ParliamentVale of Glamorgan
Welsh AssemblyVale of Glamorgan

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Barry ( ) is a town and community in the Vale of Glamorgan in Wales. Located along the northern coast of the Bristol Channel less than 7 mi (11.3 km) south-southwest of Cardiff, the capital city of Wales, Barry is a seaside resort, with attractions including several beaches and the Barry Island Pleasure Park. Once a small village, Barry has absorbed its larger neighbouring villages of Cadoxton and Barry Island.

The current population of Barry is 47,863, and the town is ranked as the fifth largest urban area in Wales.

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Vale of Glamorgan Railway Company - Barry Island Railway - '56XX Tank 0-6-2T number 5643'
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Enjoy the FESTIVAL day out by the sea at Barry and Barry Island.
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My apologies to Cllr Shaw. This was just a bit of fun. I will delete this shortly.
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Barry Island - VOG - 24-08-08 Part One
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James Rind Physiotherapy - Information video introducing James. He discusses the high quality musculoskeletal Physiotherapy that we provide at our Cardiff Bay, Llandaff, Heath, Penarth and Barry clinics. He talks about the types of injuries that our Physiotherapists treat including back, neck & limb pain; sports injuries, occupational injuries, whiplash and degenerative conditions such as arthritis.
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This is the full version of Stella by Dickiemint performed in 2003 at The Park Hotel in Barry, South Wales... Enjoy! Please leave your comments!
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Barry Island - VOG - 24-08-08 Part Three
1.58 min. | 5.0 user rating Tadross Hotel, 271 Holton Road, Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, CF63 4HT, Wales Click on the blue link above to read more about the Tadross Hotel or to book your stay there.Or visit for bargain prices on many more hotels in Vale of Glamorgan in the UK and around the globe.
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Jane Hutt AM for the Vale of Glamorgan welcomes visitors from Victoria, Austrailia's Over 60 Cricket Association to Queen Street Barry, the birthplace of Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard.
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MEN WALK A MILE IN WOMEN'S SHOES TO SUPPORT CHARITY Men in Barry and Cardiff took part in a charity event named "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" organized in support of Atal-y-Fro, formerly Vale of Glamorgan Women's Aid. This charitable organization is dedicated to breaking the cycle of domestic abuse and offers support to people who have suffered from violence or other forms of abusive behavior at home. The event took place on 26th March 2011Participants walked a mile wearing women's shoes and female . The event received positive response in the local area. For photos of this event visit
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Major Barry tourism developments to go before planning chiefs - WalesOnline Tweet this news
WalesOnline--Two major developments are to go before -Vale of Glamorgan- planning bosses early in the new year, sparking hopes they will finally herald the dawn of a ... - Date : Thu, 30 Dec 2010 09:04:46 GMT+00:00
south wales' honours in full - WalesOnline Tweet this news
WalesOnline--(Penarth, -Vale of Glamorgan-) Paul Andrew Davies. For services to Wheelchair Rugby. (Bargoed, Caerphilly) Glenda Howells. For services to the Salvation Army ... - Date : Fri, 31 Dec 2010 09:04:41 GMT+00:00
Vale of Glamorgan council to discuss school toilet inspection report - WalesOnline Tweet this news
WalesOnline--THE results of a toilets inspection at -Vale of Glamorgan- schools will be discussed by council leaders next week. The inspection was undertaken following the ... - Date : Thu, 30 Dec 2010 09:04:31 GMT+00:00
Could you follow in Courtenay's footsteps? - Penarth Times Tweet this news
Penarth Times--WITH two consecutive Miss Wales winners coming from the -Vale of Glamorgan-, young women wanting to make it a hattrick have just over a week left to enter. ... - Date : Wed, 29 Dec 2010 14:51:16 GMT+00:00
Original craft work on sale at Art Central - Barry and District News Tweet this news
Barry and District News--The -Vale of Glamorgan- Council's gallery Art Central has a whole host of original pieces created by local craft artists from the Vale, as well as further ... - Date : Sun, 12 Dec 2010 12:33:21 GMT+00:00
Villagers unhappy with Sili name - BBC News Tweet this news
BBC News--People in Sully, -Vale of Glamorgan-, say the Welsh translation, 'Sili', is wrong. The residents' association said villagers were not consulted and are now ... - Date : Wed, 22 Dec 2010 18:44:34 GMT+00:00
Woman denies killing her son, 11 - BBC News Tweet this news
BBC News--Yvonne Freaney, of Penarth, -Vale of Glamorgan-, is accused of killing Glen, 11, who was autistic. His body was found at the Sky Plaza Hotel, near Cardiff ... - Date : Mon, 13 Sep 2010 11:47:58 GMT+00:00
Last chance to speak out over proposed closure of Barry court - Barry and District News Tweet this news
Barry and District News--The consultation document said -Barry's- 1970s purpose-built facility, comprising of three courtrooms, was the only courthouse for the -Vale of Glamorgan- Local ... - Date : Mon, 13 Sep 2010 15:37:31 GMT+00:00
Julia Gillard to continue as Australian PM - High In The Air (blog) Tweet this news
High In The Air (blog)--Gillard was born in 1961 in -Barry-, -Vale of Glamorgan-, Wales. Gillard announced on 17 July that the 2010 federal election would be held on 21 August.--- - Date : Tue, 07 Sep 2010 07:44:48 GMT+00:00
Parts of Wales to see large rises in population - WalesOnline Tweet this news
WalesOnline--The numbers living in Swansea, Carmarthenshire and -Vale of Glamorgan- are likely to go up by 11% between 2008 and 2023, while Denbighshire will rise by 10%. ... - Date : Mon, 14 Jun 2010 05:41:24 GMT+00:00

Vale of Glamorgan County Borough

BarryBarry: * Barry Island * Cadoxton * Colcot * Cold Knap * Cwm Talwg * Gibbonsdown * Gladstone * Highlight Park * Holton * Jenner Park * King's Square * Palmerston * Romilly
Other townsPenarth * Cowbridge * Llantwit Major * Rhoose * Ogmore-by-Sea
VillagesAberthaw * Aberthin * Bonvilston * Boverton * Boys Village * Cogan * Colwinston * Corntown * Dinas Powys * Ewenny * Fontegary * Gileston * Lavernock * Llanmaes * Llanbethery * Llancadle * Llancarfan * Llandough * Llandow * Llansannor * Llysworney * Marcross * Michaelston-le-Pit * Ogmore * Pendoylan * Penmark * Peterston-super-Ely * St. Andrews Major * St Brides Major * Southerndown * St Athan * St Donat's * St. Nicholas * Sully * Walterston * Wenvoe * Wick * Ystradowen
LandmarksSt Lythans Burial Chamber * Tinkinswood * Cosmeston Medieval Village * Cosmeston Lakes Country Park * The Bendricks * Barry Castle * Porthkerry Park
GeographyLlantwit Major Beach
EconomyBarry Island Pleasure Park * Barry Council Office and Library * Barry Dock Offices * Aberthaw Power Station * Aberthaw Cement Works * Wenvoe transmitting station
TransportCardiff Airport * A48 road * A4050 road * Barry Island Railway * Barry railway station * Barry Docks railway station * Barry Island railway station * Cadoxton railway station * Cogan railway station * Dinas Powys railway station * Dingle Road railway station * Eastbrook railway station * Llantwit Major railway station * Penarth railway station * Rhoose Cardiff International Airport railway station
SportGlamorgan County Cricket Club * Barry Town F.C. * Glamorganshire Golf Club

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