Holyhead


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Holyhead

(ˈhɒlɪˌhɛd)
n
(Placename) a town in NW Wales, in Anglesey, the chief town of Holy Island: a port on the N coast. Pop: 11 237 (2001)
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And so she is to come to us next Friday or Saturday, and the Campbells leave town in their way to Holyhead the Monday following as you will find from Jane's letter.
We had no more purchases to make now; I had completed all his packing early in the afternoon; and our time was disengaged until night, when he was to go to Liverpool for Holyhead.
He said, not at all, any longer than one night or two, but he would immediately hire a coach to go to Holyhead.
Still we swept onward like a phantom ship, and many an eager eye glanced up to where the Look-out on the mast kept watch for Holyhead.
Whenever it came back, the eyes of all on board, brightened and sparkled like itself: and there we all stood, watching this revolving light upon the rock at Holyhead, and praising it for its brightness and its friendly warning, and lauding it, in short, above all other signal lights that ever were displayed, until it once more glimmered faintly in the distance, far behind us.
In attendance in May this year was Pam Davies, who left Holyhead in 1981 and worked in retail for several years.
Money will go to Holyhead Gateway Club, Hope House and Leukaemia Research.
I WAS intrigued to read J Griffin's response (Your Say, March 5) to Cllr Gary Ridley's comments on off-road parking for Holyhead Road.
Floral tributes to Craig |Steadman in Holyhead at the weekend A MINUTE'S silence was held at an RNLI open day in Holyhead in memory of volunteer crewman Craig Steadman.
FOR the eighth year running Holyhead School's students have gained recordbreaking GCSE results.
Rescue teams were alerted by the man's companion to the incident on cliffs at North Stack near Holyhead, Anglesey just before 10pm on Friday night.
A MAJOR overhaul of Holyhead Marina, including the construction of hundreds of homes, has been given the green light.