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Wales

Country in northwest Europe, part of the United Kingdom

Wales is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It is bordered by England to the east, the Irish Sea to the north and west, and the Bristol Channel to the south. It had a population in 2011 of 3,063,456 and has a total area of 20,779 km2 (8,023 sq mi). Wales has over 1,680 miles (2,700 km) of coastline and is largely mountainous with its higher peaks in the north and central areas, including Snowdon, its highest summit. The country lies within the north temperate zone and has a changeable, maritime climate.

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Two families are now also able to reunite and form one extended household
Credit: Independent - Published 14 hours ago

Ian Morris says people will drive past his pub to get to ones across the border that are fully open.
Credit: BBC News - Published 4 days ago

The Brewery Arms is the only pub which can reopen in Saltney, which sits on the border with Wales.
Credit: BBC News - Published 6 days ago

Saltney is partly in Flintshire, north Wales, and partly in Cheshire, England
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

Only 1.5% of rapes recorded by police in England and Wales were prosecuted in 2019
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

Priti Patel rejects claims that Dominic Cummings encouraged public to ignore lockdown by driving to Durham
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

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