It is part of the historic county of Caernarfonshire , and historic region and local authority area of Gwynedd. Historically, the peninsula was travelled by pilgrims en route to Bardsey Island Welsh: Ynys Enlli , and its relative isolation has helped to conserve the Welsh language and culture, for which the locality is now famous. Holiday homes remain contentious among locals, many of whom are priced out of the housing market by incomers. He is credited with having sponsored Saint Cadfan 's monastery on Bardsey Island , which became a major centre of pilgrimage during medieval times. There are numerous wells throughout the peninsula, many dating back to the pre-Christian era.
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A Welsh NHS chief has been disciplined for comparing non-Welsh speakers to black victims of apartheid. Mr Moore, from Sheffield but living in Llansteffan, wrote: 'Just imagine if you changed the word English to 'black' or historically in South Africa 'coloured'… perhaps non-Welsh speakers should use different buses? Maybe different drinking fountains? He had been working on a 'secondment contract' with HEIW for 18 months when he wrote that non-Welsh speakers should 'stand up to the oppressors'. The Welsh Ambulance Service said 'appropriate' action would be taken. His comments came in response to proposals to change the primary teaching language at two primary schools - Model Church in Wales and Ysgol Y Felin - to Welsh from September He left his post after 'internal discussions' with his former employer were sparked by an intense backlash to his remarks.
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Researching your family history in England and Wales has never been easier. Many digitized church records, census records and wills are online. Now that newspapers dating back to the s are online, you can search for a name and find it anywhere in millions of pages instantly. Rick will demonstrate some of the key sites for British genealogy, many of which are free. A writer for Family Tree Magazine since and a contributing editor for the publication since , Rick specializes in online genealogy research.