65 Facts About North Wales

1. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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2. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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3. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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4. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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5. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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6. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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7. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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8. North Wales is beautiful—that's pretty much agreed by everyone who's been here.

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9. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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10. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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11. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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12. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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13. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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14. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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15. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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16. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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17. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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18. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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19. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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20. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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21. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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22. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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23. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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24. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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25. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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26. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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27. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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28. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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29. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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30. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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31. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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32. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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33. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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34. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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35. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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36. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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37. North Wales could be set for snow as the remnants of a vicious winter storm from the USA makes its way across the Atlantic towards the UK.

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38. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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39. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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40. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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41. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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42. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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43. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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44. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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45. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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46. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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47. North Wales were the first nation to win the Rugby Grand Slam when they beat Ireland in Belfast in 1908.

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48. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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49. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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50. North Wales was represented in the Super League by the Crusaders RL, they re-located to Wrexham for the 2010 season from south Wales.

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51. North Wales has had its own football league, the Welsh Premier League, since 1992.

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52. Flag of North Wales incorporates the red dragon of Prince Cadwalader along with the Tudor colours of green and white.

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53. North Wales can claim one of the oldest unbroken literary traditions in Europe.

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54. North Wales has a distinctive culture including its own language, customs, holidays and music.

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55. The first Independent Church in North Wales was founded at Llanvaches in 1638 by William Wroth.

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56. North Wales facing high grounds of Snowdonia support a relict pre-glacial flora including the iconic Snowdon lily—Gagea serotina—and other alpine species such as Saxifraga cespitosa, Saxifraga oppositifolia and Silene acaulis.

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57. North Wales is a generally mountainous country on the western side of central southern Great Britain.

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58. North Wales has no women's prisons; female inmates are imprisoned in England.

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59. From that point, North Wales became a legal unit in its own right, although it remains part of the single jurisdiction of England and Wales.

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60. North Wales is a distinct UK electoral region of the European Union represented by four Members of the European Parliament.

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61. North Wales held a referendum in 1997 and chose to establish a form of self-government.

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62. North Wales is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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63. North Wales has its own amateur league, the North Wales Championship.

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64. North Wales was represented in the European Super League by Crusaders Rugby League, they re-located to Wrexham for the 2010 season from south Wales.

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65. North Wales has a very diverse and complex geology with Precambrian schists along the Menai Strait and the great Cambrian dome behind Harlech and underlying much of western Snowdonia.

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