St Kentigern fundraiser in Bodelwyddan

On the 27 April 2017 there’s a sale of furniture, bric-a-brac and more at the hospice:

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Still wrapped up against chilly Spring morning sea breezes

These new lamposts are on the sea side of the Abergele and Pensarn station, which looks fab after its recent refurb:

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Launching the Llanddulas Lifeboat

From the Dennis Parr Collection. Year is unknow but the clothing makes it look like over 100 years ago. There was a lifeboat in Llanddulas between 1868 and 1932 according to the Llanddulas Hidden History website.

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Town Council meeting place

This whole building used to be the police station before being used as a magistrates’ court and as a meeting place for the Town Council and other organisations.
Mae yr adeilad hwn yn cael ei defnyddio i Gyngor Trefol Abergele yn ogystal a chyfarfodydd eraill.

Llun, Photo: Sion Jones

Llun, Photo: Sion Jones

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1952 Abergele Golf Club Lady Captain’s Day

From the Dennis Parr Collection, featuring Mrs Pierce-Williams:

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Abergele Ladies Football Team c1979

Here are some photos from the Dennis Parr Collection of Abergele Ladies Football Team taken in Pentre Mawr Park, alongside Sea Road, in about 1979. If you recognise anyone, feel free to use the Comments to add their names.

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Kinmel Avenue, Abergele

Kinmel Ave by Sion Jones Photographed in 2012/3

Kinmel Ave by Sion Jones Photographed in 2012/3

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A watery grave

This is how we know the coast at Pensarn used to be a few miles further north. Here’s a grave in St Michael’s graveyard, photographed by Sion Jones. It’s for a man”who had his dwelling three miles to the north”

Cofeb i’r gŵr a dywedir, oedd yn byw tair milltir i’r gogledd
sydd yng nghanol y môr!

Photo: Sion Jones

Photo: Sion Jones

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Market Street, Abergele

Here are a couple of photographs Sion Jones took of our main street back in 2012 or 2013. Note that Woolworths had become Savers and Ethel Austen was still there.

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Find out about Heritage Lottery funding opportunities in Abergele

There’s a funding presentation by Heritage Lottery in Itaca, Abergele, 12 noon on Thursday 12 January 2017. It’s free to attend but you do need to book your place.

Cofiwch am fore coffi Cronfa Drefdadaeth y Loteri yn Abergele ar 12fed o Ionawr 2017. Bydd sgwrs am gyllid CDL….a darn o gacen.

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