Residents of Welsh village worried by rude name change

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The winds of change are blowing through one small Welsh village near Abergavenny. 

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Community members living in the Welsh village of Varteg are kicking up a stink over plans to re-name it Y Farteg.

Welsh language campaigners protest that the name is incorrect in its current form and should be changed, in the interests of accuracy.

With there being no V letter in the native tongue it would mean a switch to the F, which produces the same sound, for the locals.

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One nervous inhabitant, Sioned Jones, told Wales Online: “Just imagine how embarrassing it will be to have the word fart in your village’s name, never mind being followed by egg.”