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Sep 30, 2018
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

Children around the world learned literacy and numeracy using Welsh slates, many of which came from an obscure inlet near Llanfairpwll, Anglesey. The Britannia Slate Works at Pwllfanogl received slate from ...

Sep 22, 2018
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

Nonconformists in Brecon worshipped in Welsh until the advent of railways and National Schools brought new demand for services in English. In response, the Presbyterian Church at The Watton was built, featuring a prominent ...

Sep 14, 2018
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

More than 120 years before the Cardiff Bay barrage was completed, businessman John Batchelor proposed an embankment between the same points to create a giant harbour. His plan depended on rival vested interests ...