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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)
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(ˈpɛm brʊkˌʃɪər, -ʃər, -broʊk-)

a historic county in Dyfed, in SW Wales. Also called Pembroke.
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Gower and Pembrokeshire may have been connected once but it's going back millions of years before the Bristol Channel was formed.
They seemed in control when they turned round 30-12 ahead at half-time but with the strong wind at their backs, Pembrokeshire set about hauling back the deficit and they had narrowed the gap to seven points at 33-26 with 26 minutes to play.
FARMERS in Pembrokeshire will have a chance to question prospective Assembly candidates on their party's rural and agricultural policies ahead of the Assembly elections this spring.
LET the soothing winter colours of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park re-energise you.
THE three-day Pembrokeshire County Show at Withybush Showground brings together the very best of food, fun and entertainment that the county has to offer.
In West Wales The Newport Golf Club, in the north of Pembrokeshire, overlooks Newport Bay and is in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.
County Hall, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, SA61 1TP Legal Executive / Para Legal PS27,123 - PS30,978 We are looking to recruit a Legal Executive who will assist the Principal Legal Executive in undertaking non-contentious legal work and to undertake satisfactorily a range of legal matters/ duties on behalf of the Council.
THE majestic Pembrokeshire Coast National Park in South-West Wales provides the perfect backdrop for those outdoor activities that get the adrenalin flowing.
SIR - I write this from sunny Pembrokeshire, where we are staying in Newport for a holiday.

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