Rhyl, Clwyd
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Rhyl and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Photo Books on Rhyl

Browse 8 photo books on Rhyl and the surrounding area.

Holiday Jobs

I was a bakery student at Wrexham Tech. in the early 1960s and worked two holiday jobs in Rhyl. The first was at a bakery run by a Polish baker and he had a real Vienna oven, baked lovely crispy bread! The second was at Harry Brereton's bakery which had a shop out front that was also a grocers run by his brother. The foreman we ...Read full memory

A memory of Rhyl by Ian Mabbitt

At The Skating Rink

I have a copy of this postcard and believe my sister and I are skating in the bottom left corner of the picture (unfortunately under the Frith logo on the image).  The gentleman in the grey jacket leaning on the railings watching I believe to be my late father.  Happy days!  We were born in Rhyl and lived there ...Read full memory

A memory of Rhyl by Ann Hayes

Days Out

We would visit Rhyl quite frequently when my daughters were growing up. We enjoyed walking along the Promenade and occasionally going into the Amusement Arcades.

A memory of Rhyl by Brenda Vanderwert