By Dic Mortimer

Cardiff has an exceptionally wealthy historical past, from its origin as a Roman fortress via its Norman profession to its institution as a county city following the Act of Union with England. due to its strategic place at the River Taff, Cardiff turned the world's maximum coal port within the 19th century, and within the post-industrial period, the town has stumbled on a brand new id because the capital of Wales. sign up for writer Dic Mortimer as he explores the heritage of 1 of Britain's so much interesting and colourful towns, exploring the folks and occasions that made the Welsh capital what it really is today.

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