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Cyngerdd Meibion Goronwy Concert in Abergele 10 November 2017

Mae Cor Meibion Goronwy yn canu ym Mynydd Seion Abergele 10 Tachwedd 2017 Goronwy Male Voice Choir performs in Mynydd Seion, Chapel Street, Abergele, on 10 November.

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Penance Stone at St Michael’s Church, Abergele

Outside the church is a penitential stone where sinners had to do penance by standing by the stone, begging the congregation for mercy as they entered and left the church.

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Only Ladies Allowed in this Abergele choir

The Reformed Cantorion Gele Singers seek new recruits. Monday night at the Bee is the place to meet. Women only.

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Creative writing classes at Gwrych Castle Abergele

There’s a chance to be inspired by the surroundings while writing at Gwrych Castle on Thursdays. I don’t have the exact dates but there are details on this poster:

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St Kentigern Sale Day Thurs 31 August

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The Castle Hotel pub, Abergele

The Castle Hotel, 67 Water Street, Abergele, Clwyd, LL22 7SN, Telephone 01745 823322.     Photos taken July 2017

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Gwrych Castle Medieval Festival

19/20 August 2017 at Gwrych Castle, Abergele.

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Surprising first-hand account of the Kinmel Camp Riots of 1919

Two Abergele Post readers –┬áDoug Colter and┬áJohn Michael Care – have been in touch with remarkable original accounts of the Kinmel Camp Riots (or Mutiny) of 1919. For background information you can read a BBC Wales account by Phil Carradice … Continue reading

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1979 Abergele Carnival photos

About a year ago, we shared a set of Dennis Parr’s photos of the 1981 Abergele Carnival. Now here are his photos of the 1979 event. Items to note: the fantastic pink and white flower float (think of all the … Continue reading

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St Michael’s Church graveyard

A moment of meditation for those we have lost: Photo by Sion Jones

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