Llanfairfechan’s Spring Snow Disaster


In March 2013 snow fell unexpectedly heavy around the UK. For farmers it meant the loss of thousands of sheep and cattle buried under drifts reaching 12 feet or more. Incredibly some survived. Gareth Wyn Jones is one of those farmers affected. He tells us about a life in a farming family stretching back more than 350 years.

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