The 85th Anniversary of the Gresford Mining Disaster

Today is the 85th Anniversary of the Gresford Mining Disaster, a catastrophe tied inextricably to the modern history of the town of Wrexham, and in which Wrexham AFC unwittingly played a tragic hand, as miners swapped shifts to be able to watch the derby with Tranmere the following day and found themselves caught up in the horror. A beautiful ceremony at the Gresford Disaster Memorial … Continue reading The 85th Anniversary of the Gresford Mining Disaster

An Open Letter to Wrexham County Borough Council

This letter was published on February 15th 2017 in The Leader I’d always assumed that people run for public office because they are driven by a desire to protect what is precious about their community. Your actions over the last few years have made me doubt that assumption. I hope you will prove me wrong in the coming months by pursuing a resolution to the … Continue reading An Open Letter to Wrexham County Borough Council