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Oct 8, 2016

Powys college building's tragic past

The Llandrindod Wells campus of the NPTC Group of Colleges occupies a former hotel, whose landlady lost two sons in the First World War and pleaded for her third ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

son not to be forced into military service. The hotel, known as Ye Wells Hotel, was part of the town's thriving health tourism trade. However, one of its earliest guests, the under-sheriff of Glamorgan, returned home in worse condition than before - having slipped on a polished floor at the hotel and injured his knee cap. For more about the building's history, scan the QR codes on the gatepost at the college campus' main entrance. Or click here