Lleyn Peninsula


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Lleyn Peninsula

(Welsh hliːn)
n
(Placename) a peninsula in NW Wales between Cardigan Bay and Caernarfon Bay
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Back in 1942, my mother had the responsibility for billeting evacuees under the age of 16 in the Lleyn Peninsula, North Wales, to any house with a spare room.
"I work where the birds pass the winter, their small bodies buffeted by the wild wind and waves," says Kim, who lives on the Lleyn Peninsula and is a member of Society of Wildlife Artists.
There will be cookery demonstrations and a varied entertainment programme, including Piantel, Trio, Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog, Meinir Gwilym, Cor Meibion Dwyfor, The Oakley Silver Band and Patrobas - an up-and-coming folk band from the Lleyn Peninsula.
Our home for the weekend was Gwynfryn Farm, an organic farm on the beautiful Lleyn Peninsula, only one-and-a-half miles from the town of Pwllheli, 14 miles west of Porthmadog.
The youngster battled for two hours to pump water from the sinking 50ft vessel off the Lleyn Peninsula, North Wales.
The incident over the Lleyn peninsula in North Wales last December led to a major review of operations at RAF Valley, Anglesey.
The Swanland sank about 10 miles west of the Lleyn peninsula in North Wales.
The Swanland sank 10 miles west of the Lleyn peninsula in north Wales after being hit by an enormous wave.
THE earthquake is the UK's largest since a 5.4 magnitude tremor shook the Lleyn Peninsula inWales in 1984.
It is believed to have been the largest tremor since 1984, when a quake measuring 5.4 shook the Lleyn Peninsula of north Wales.
It was while he was Senior House Officer at the Christie Institute in Manchester, specializing in radiotherapy (oncology), that he saw an advertisement for the post of General Practitioner in Llanaelhaearn, on the picturesque Lleyn Peninsula. It seemed a strange career move, especially as he had had virtually no experience of general practice.