Spotlight on north Wales

Sunday, September 1, 2019

North Wales takes in the Snowdonia National Park, as well as the local authorities of Gwynedd, Anglesey, Wrexham, Flintshire, Conwy and Denbighshire. The mountains of Snowdonia attracts many visitors, while the coastal towns of Llandudno, Conwy, Bangor, Colwyn Bay, Rhyl and Prestatyn are also popular.

The population of north Wales is 696,000, with  300,000 in employment. 30.8% speak Welsh. 34.8% per cent held qualifications at level 4 or above (degree-level). There are about 18,000 students at Bangor University and Glyndwr  University.

Energy and environment, and Advanced Manufacturing are major employment sectors.


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