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May 2, 2014

Airship worry for Llandudno police

When an airship came to Llandudno in the First World War, the local constabulary had reason to be nervous - of cigarettes. Local residents ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

thronged to the prom to see the strange craft hovering in the air while undergoing repairs, and one stray spark from a smoker could have ignited the hydrogen which filled the airship. For more on this story - and a contemporary photo - scan the QR codes on the promenade shelter opposite the Hydro Hotel. Or click here