The Tourist Industry in Wales

The Tourist Industry in Wales

Then decline of heavy manufacturing in the UK in the late 20th century was experienced no greater than it was in Wales. The with drawl of major employers left whole communities is a downward spiral of economic down turn, and this was particularly the case in the mining towns where the collieries were once the dominant industry. A lot of these regions have...

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The Cities and Towns of Wales – Part 2

The Cities and Towns of Wales – Part 2

South Wales has a number of large settlements that have seen big numbers of people concentrating in these areas. The reasons for the growth of these settlements have been variable but many have experienced both good and bad times as the economy in the region has changed. One of the region’s major towns that has gone through great transformation over the years...

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The Cities and Towns of Wales – Part 1

The Cities and Towns of Wales – Part 1

Wales is famous for having Cardiff as its Capital City but there are a number of other cities and large towns that have been prominent in the rise of the country and are still important locations in modern day Wales. The sparest area of the country is in the middle which is dominated by the highlands. The only populations tends to be situated in the valley...

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