Tag: sea

Public asked to stay out of the water at Rhyl’s Marine Lake

Precautionary signs have been placed around Marine Lake in Rhyl, advising people not to enter the water after blue-green marine algae was reported at the location. Blue-Green algae (cyanobacteria) are natural inhabitants of many inland waters, estuaries and the sea. Blue-Green algal blooms produce toxins that can adversely affect human […]

Work to begin on the £27million flood defence scheme for East Rhyl

Work is due to begin on a £27million flood defence scheme in Rhyl. The East Rhyl Coastal Defence Scheme will protect 1,650 properties in East Rhyl and will be funded through the Welsh Government, as well as part funding by Denbighshire County Council. Preparatory work on the two year project […]

Six promenade shelters turned in portrait galleries between Old Colwyn and Rhos on Sea

State of Independents Six promenade shelters between Old Colwyn and Rhos on Sea have been turned into a large scale portrait gallery as part of the Northern Eye Photography Festival.  London based photographer Niall McDiarmid, whose work features in the National Portrait Gallery, has captured twenty-four of the faces behind local independents, […]

Conwy County Borough Council achieve prestigious Green Flag Awards

Pentre Mawr Park, Abergele

Conwy County Borough Council achieve prestigious Green Flag Awards Keep Wales Tidy has unveiled this year’s Green Flag Award winners – the international mark of a quality park or green space. 221 parks and green spaces have met the high standards needed to receive the coveted Green Flag Award and […]