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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Gwrych Castle From I’m a Celeb!

Like how Gwrych Castle was used by English Middleweight Champion Randolph Turpin as a training ground in the 1950s… We’ve all heard of the hit-show I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! and are familiar with the concepts of the series (think of maggot milkshakes, vaults of doom, and plenty of drama among the hunger-struck and…

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I’m a Celeb! Launch Show At Gwrych Castle Puts North Wales on the Map

The 20th series set off with a bang in an archaic Abergele landmark It’s that time of year again! We’re all riled to see a host of celebrities facing unthinkable trials and thousands of creepy crawlies. But this year, ITV’s I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! has traded the Australian jungle for none other…

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The Most Instagrammable Spots in North Wales & Cumbria

Have you ever walked or driven past a landmark, taken a picture, and thought ‘yes, that’s one for Instagram?’ Sharing our love for what’s local has never been so popular – and this has been made ever-easier with the likes of photo-sharing platforms like Instagram and Flickr. Here’s our list of the most beautiful and…

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5 Cumbria Attractions To Add Some Mystery To Your Halloween

Most people think of the Lake District as a picturesque setting of fairy tales and long, breezy walks. But little do they know that this striking place of beauty is one of Britain’s most haunted landscapes. Cumbria’s vast, gothic topography creates an all-round eeriness – especially around Halloween. As we celebrate our favourite scare-fest in…

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Haunted Places In North Wales This Halloween

Our spookiest time of year is here again! We know things are a bit different this time around, but there is still fun to be had. At Lyons Holiday Parks, we want to help you celebrate Halloween in every way we can. Forget parties and fancy-dress competitions – we’ve brought to you something much scarier.…

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Autumn Outside – Things To Do With Family In Your Local Area

This year has proved many things to us all: most notably, that nothing is more important than spending some quality time with the family. Secondly, just how breath-taking – and therapeutic – those local spots on our doorstep are. Thirdly…how sometimes, when the world has come to a standstill, it’s up to us to make…

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Where to Get Your Fix of Animals in North Wales

Did you know North Wales is home to dozens of species and creatures? Here’s a list of our favourites – and you can spot them too! All year-round, the stunning landscape of North Wales roams with indigenous animals, scattered along its coastlines, nature reserves and woodlands. But this year, the colder weather and winds aren’t…

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Top 10 Tourist Attractions in North Wales This Autumn

Making the most of what’s on our doorstep has never been so important. It’s been a year of limited travel and of encouraged ‘staycations.’ So we think it’s about time local attractions and beauty spots are celebrated. This love for what’s local is why we’re bringing to you our top ten tourist attractions in North…

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Holidays In Wales Can Still Go Ahead, Says Welsh Government

“It’s very possible to have a holiday in Wales without travelling very far at all,” Wales’ First Minister said in light of this week’s new Covid-19 guidelines.   It’s been a turbulent time for holidaymakers across Wales. Four local areas in the south were put under local lockdown due to a spike in Coronavirus cases.…

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5 Facts about Rhyl that you probably don’t know

Rhyl has a special place in all of our hearts, and many of us can’t help but picture it in its glorious past. However this article is all about here and now. Here are 5 facts about Rhyl that you probably don’t know. 1. Darth Vader comes from Rhyl Actor Spencer Wilding, who plays Darth…

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