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Apr 20, 2019
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

When Samuel Roberts of Llanbrynmair (near Machynlleth) had retired to live with his brothers in Conwy, the Government gave him £50 in recognition of his social and postal reforms. As a young man in the 1820s, he had advocated a system of penny post ...

Apr 12, 2019
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

If the monument to William Ewart Gladstone in Hawarden strikes you as surprisingly large for such a small town, there's a fascinating explanation: the statue was made for the broad expanse of Dublin's Phoenix Park. The ...

Apr 6, 2019
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

Thousands of shoppers walk along Cardiff's Queen Street every day, but few probably realise canal boats used to travel under the street. Now you can use your mobile to scan QR codes on the signpost outside Queen's Arcade ...