Discover a Unique History

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WHY not discover Llandudno's unique history on foot, led by tour guide, Judy Brough? The Brough Guide to Llandudno operates fascinating one and a quarter hour heritage walks, bringing the town's past to life along the way.

The walks, which start and finish at the Tabernacl Heritage Centre on the corner of Upper Mostyn Street and Llewelyn Avenue, take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Tickets are reasonably priced, and include a walking tour plus a visit inside the Centre.

For more information, call Judy on 07980 013630, or email her at brough.northwales@tiscali.co.uk.

Alternatively, you can go at your own pace by following the Llandudno's Heritage Trail. Ask at the Heritage Centre or the Tourist Information Centre on Mostyn Street for details.

The Tabernacl Chapel dates from 1875, though two earlier chapels on the site have been replaced.

It is complete with its original 1875 pews, set fawr - the special place where the deacons sat - baptismal font, pulpit, balcony pews, and 1902 organ, thought to be one of the oldest in North Wales, and obtained third-hand from nearby Christ Church, also closed for worship. …