Betws yn Rhos

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Betws yn Rhos
Denbighshire
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Saint Michael's Church
Location
Grid reference: SH9064973504
Location: 53°14’49"N, 3°38’20"W
Data
Population: 944  (2001)
Post town: Abergele
Postcode: LL22
Dialling code: 01745
Local Government
Council: Conwy
Parliamentary
constituency:
Clwyd West

Betws yn Rhos is a village and parish in Denbighshire about five miles inland between the coastal towns of Abergele and Colwyn Bay. At the 2001 census the population was 944.[1]

Notable residents

  • Tom Duffy, part-time boxer, who was born in the village.
  • T. Gwynn Jones (1871-1949), bard, scholar and journalist, who was born at 'Y Gwyndy Uchaf'.
  • Roger Pinney, BBC journalist.[2]

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