Crickhowell Bridge

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Mar 6, 2020
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

The landlord of the Blue Anchor Inn at Aberthaw, Vale of Glamorgan, got a rude awakening as the First World War began in August 1914. He was ordered to surrender a horse for army use but handed it over to the authorities two days late. Accused of rejecting ...

Feb 28, 2020
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

The Imperial Hotel, Llandudno, was a hive of activity at the end of February 1940 as 200 Inland Revenue workers arrived and began preparations for thousands of colleagues to evacuate from London. Now visitors and local residents can use their mobiles to scan HistoryPoints QR codes at ...

Feb 22, 2020
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

The memorial to former members of the Bangor Railway Institute Boys' Corps who died in the First World War was hidden from public view for years, but has now been relocated to a prominent position at the city's railway station. Now we have placed QR codes beside ...