PLANTING OF THE WELSH ROSE, RHOSYN COLWYN:

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Mayoress of Conwy posing with spade by the roses in the Prince of Wales Gardens at the Civic Centre. Keith Smithies, a council employee [?Leisure Dept] is on her right. [colour]

The Rhosyn Colwyn was not destined to last, it suffered from just about rose disease and ailment possible and both batches of plantings failed. There are none present in the county now. [2013]