Category Archives: history

Ymuno Festival 2016

Ymuno is Welsh for ‘all join in’. This festival on the first weekend in July 2016 in Rhyd-y-Foel, Abergele, is a gem. It’s really family-friendly and the lineup is eclectic and refreshing. Compared with many other summer weekend festivals the … Continue reading

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Elvis lives for Abergele Hospital League of Friends

And his lookalike and soundalike Wynne Roberts entertains at St Asaph’s Oriel Hotel on 15 April to raise money for Abergele Hospital

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Possibly the first secondary school in Abergele opposite the Bowling Green.

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St Kentigern Easter Fayre

On 12 March for a very good cause:

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More on old maps

Found a further neg which actually has a date !   See picture.

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Old Abergele plans.

With help from a good scanner and Photoshop I think that the difficult to decipher entry may be ” Mr Williams “. Does this information help at all? I’m afraid I cannot identify any dates on the plans.  

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Abergele from the air 1969-2013

      What a difference 44 years makes.  

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Harp Court, Abergele

Harp Court, Abergele. These flats were built here by Eldon R. Gorst, Abergele. Gorst bought the site from Richard Pearce, Auctioneers. Previously, the site had been used as a pig market. Harp Court, Abergele. Adeiladwyd y fflatiau yma gan Eldon … Continue reading

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Llaethdai Abergele dairies and commercial milk producers

Gyda diolch i Gwynn Williams, yn enedigol o Lanefydd, wedi byw yn Abergele a bellach yn Rhyl. Here’s a list from from local singer, actor and historian Gwynn Williams showing how many farms, outlets and dairy companies sold milk in … Continue reading

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Abergele Horse Fair Day, early 1900s

From the Dennis Parr Collection, here’s a photo taken at the bottom of St George’s Rd, at the beginning of the 20th Century of Abergele Horse Fair Day.

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