Papers: Tal-y-Cafn Gliding School

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Photocopied material including photographs, Gliding School member's documents and presscuttings.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Tal-y-Cafn Gliding School, known formally as the Aberconwy Gliding School, was set up in 1943 to provide glider training to Air Training Corps cadets aged 15 to 18 from Colwyn Bay, Conwy, Llandudno and Llanrwst. It closed circa 1945 after the Second World War ended.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Access to some documents may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation, Conwy Archives will advise where this is the case. For details and opening hours see http://www.conwy.gov.uk/en/Resident/Libraries-Museums-and-Archives/Archives/Archives.aspx.