Powys ( /ˈpaʊ.ɪs/; Welsh: ) is a principal area, local-government county and preserved county in Mid Wales.

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South Wales Amateur League - Recent Divisional Champions
... Cardiff Corinthians reserves 1997-98 Dinas Powys Troedyrhiw 1998-99 Dinas Powys Llantwit Major 1999-00 Dinas Powys Kenfig Hill 2000-01 Troedyrhiw Cardiff Corinthians ...
Llanidloes High School
... Llanidloes High School, (Local education authority Powys) is an 11-18 yr comprehensive school with 860 pupils on roll in Llanidloes, Powys, Mid Wales ... pupils attending from other parts of Powys ...
List Of Anglo-Welsh Wars - Ninth Century
816 Mercians invade Powys ... invades north Wales and captures Deganwy from Gwynedd and occupies the whole of Powys. 828 the lands of Powys are liberated from Mercian occupation by Cyngen ap Cadell ...

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