Monthly Archives: March 2012

Has anyone else seen an urban badger in Abergele?

Early Wednesday morning, in Bryn Awel Avenue , off High Street, my father went downstairs to get the paper from his letterbox. Looking through the glass into the porch, he saw a sow badger, nibbling dry catfood sprinkled by the … Continue reading

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Do you know who owns this piece of land?

I’d appreciate some help in finding out who owns this piece of land please. It’s in Pensarn, between the railway line and the beach, next to Ty Crwn caravan park. Here it is shown on a map:

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Mount Cottage, Abergele

Juliet Roberts has been in touch with a question: “Some very helpful chaps were able to help me out a few weeks ago pin pointing were my grandparents had lived at the time of their marriage. I have since found … Continue reading

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Abergele’s 2012 Olympic torchbearers revealed

Here’s a list of the people who’ll be carrying the Olympic flame through Abergele on 29 May 2012 Eduard Kim (46) from Almaty George Jacob (37) from Dubai Gleb Nuriev (15) from Kondrovo Graeme Johnson (69) from Dyserth Joanne Wallace … Continue reading

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The Globe Cinema, Kinmel Camp

Earlier this year I published a post showing some pictures of Kinmel Camp. Mike Roberts left a comment to remind us that the Camp Cinema was known as the Globe. Here are a few pictures of the Globe Cinema. These … Continue reading

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Milk Vending Machine

Gareths question about the milk vending machine outside Parr’s Toy Shop, this is what it I remember it looked like. They were used far and wide in the 60’s to distribute milk to the puplic. I came across this picture … Continue reading

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Snow to finish- the last of the old street.

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Almost the end !!!

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Abergele Peel St – the end ?

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? got left behind !!

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