Chwarel Penrhyn, Bethesda – Newyddion bendigedig. Great UNESCO news today …

Welsh Slate Landscape

The Slate Landscape of Northwest Wales has become the UK’s newest UNESCO World Heritage Site, having been granted the accolade today, at the 44th session of the World Heritage Committee.

Penrhyn Slate Quarry – one of the quarries included in the accolade

Penrhyn’! The blood, sweat and tears of this quarry is in my DNA – what would my paternal ancestors think!